Orion Children's Books

Books published by Orion Children's Books

Becoming Dinah

When her neighbour’s campervan containing his prosthetic leg is stolen, 17-year-old Dinah agrees to join forces with the distraught Ahab to track it down.

Reviewed on 13 June 2020 by Linda Wilson

Wundersmith: the Calling of Morrigan Crow

Morrigan Crow has settled into life in Nevermoor, but there is someone who wants to expose her deepest secret. And then there are the disappearances to contend with …

Reviewed on 11 April 2020 by Linda Wilson

The Astonishing Colour of After

Leigh is struggling to cope with the aftermath of her mother’s suicide, but when a big red bird appears and speaks with her mother’s voice, Leigh knows she has one last chance to connect with her mother.

Reviewed on 10 November 2018 by Linda Wilson

The Ones That Disappeared

Three children live and work as modern slaves, in thrall to a drug gang. When freedom comes, it is both unexpected and terrifying.

Reviewed on 23 June 2018 by Linda Wilson

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow

Morrigan Crow has been on the Cursed Children’s register from birth and is fated to die at midnight on her 11th birthday. But she is given a second chance by the enigmatic Jupiter North.

Reviewed on 16 December 2017 by Linda Wilson

The Trap

With the help of an undercover agent, the security services are engaged in a desperate race to stop a terror attack.

Reviewed on 22 July 2017 by Linda Wilson

Haunt Me

When Erin and her family move into a new house, she’s not expecting to find someone already living in her bedroom, especially not the ghost of its former occupant.

Reviewed on 18 February 2017 by Linda Wilson

The Bone Sparrow

Subhi has spent all his life in a detention centre, but then one day, something unexpected happens. Someone breaks into the camp, not out of it.

Reviewed on 09 July 2016 by Linda Wilson