The Midnight Hour


by Read, Benjamin, Trinder, Laura | Children’s, young adult & educational
Paperback | 288 pages

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The first spellbinding adventure in Benjamin Read and

Laura Trinder’s magical Midnight Hour series!

‘A fantastic magical adventure featuring a cast of Ghibli-esque

characters, a feisty heroine and a hedgehog. I loved it.’

M.G. LEONARD, author of BEETLE BOY’Fans of Nevermoor will love this’ THE


‘I haven’t enjoyed this kind of caper so much since Harry


‘Pure delight’ THE GUARDIAN Emily’s parents have vanished into the secret world

of the Midnight Hour – a Victorian London frozen in time

– home to magic and monsters.

Emily must find them in the city of the Night Folk, armed only

with a packed lunch, a stowaway hedgehog and her infamously big


With bloodthirsty creatures on her tail, Emily

has to discover the truth to rescue her parents. What family secret

connects her to the Midnight Hour? And can she save both worlds

before she runs out of sandwiches?

The critically-acclaimed first book in the much-loved Midnight

Hour series

A hilarious, spooky adventure full of genuine scares

and belly laughs!

Coraline meets A Wrinkle in Time: all

the makings of a modern classic

Continue the adventure with books 2 and 3, The Midnight

Howl and The Midnight Hunt