Have you ever sat home, staring at the rain on the window, feeling like there's an exciting world out there that you can't join in with? Well, Theo, the teenage hero of my book, has been made to feel like that his whole life.
He lives in a mansion with his rich guardian, Dr Saint, who tells him he can never meet anybody because he has a rare sickness.
This is a big lie. Theo is being kept hidden because he is really the ... well, I wouldn't want to spoil it for you. But let's just whisper the name of the CANDLE MAN, a mysterious crime fighter from Victorian times, who may just have a modern day descendant.
The Deseret News says my book is 'unique in a world full of copycats'. Kick back the darkness – and let the CANDLE MAN light the way.
Candle Man: Book One / Glenn Dakin / EgmontUSA
Price: $15.99 / ISBN: 978-1606840153 / Published: September, 2009
Ages 10 and up / Juvenile Fiction - Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic