Scream The Squid Slayer by Jack Heath
Published by Scholastic Australia
And suddenly she could hear it again. Heavy breathing. Rough and heavy......
This book is about a girl called Sarah who lives on a houseboat with her mum. She's obsessed by Ghost hunting and after seeing some lights in the water, she goes swimming in the hopes of seeing a ghost. Instead she goes to the remains of the Quirinus II which is a shipwreck. There she finds a Cthulhu like animal, which is a Greek mythological creature,with an octopus for a head, a human body and white wings. She wonders what is this?
She must figure out what the creature is before it's too late to save the town.
This book is part of Jack Heath's "Scream" series and follows the same main characters.
Jack Heath is a Canberra based, Australian author who writes stories for children and young adults. I love Jacks work because it is very well written and it always sucks me in.
This book is for 8 to 14-year-olds who enjoy mystery and horror.
CKT Book Reviewer
Authors: Jack Heath
Title: Scream The Squid Slayer
Publisher: Scholastic Books Australia
Published: August 2015