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The Demon Headmaster

It's impossible to resist.

Author Gillian Cross

Suitable for:  8+ boys and girls

Price:  £6.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-274576-7
Publication date: 06/07/2017
Paperback: 160 pages
Dimensions: 198x129mm

Also available as an ebook

Availability: In stock.

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Something weird is happening at school. The children are too well behaved - almost like robots. What strange power does the eerie headmaster hold over them, and can anyone resist? Or are Dinah, Lloyd, and Harvey doomed to become part of the Demon Headmaster's dark plan?

This page was last updated on 04 August 2021 at 19:30 GMT


  • A rattling good yarn. - TLS
  • A light-hearted, funny and ingenious story. - School Librarian
  • An excellent mystery with an unusual setting. - Good Book Guide
  • Gillian Cross is one of the best children's novelists today and her stories of the Demon Headmaster are both fun and quite frightening. - Daily Telegraph
  • Brought bang up to date with contemporary references and in-jokes that kids can fully engage with and understand, Gillian is hugely talented and it's fabulous to see this new book ready to give kids the odd headmaster-related nightmare - Read it Daddy
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