Raven's Gate, The Graphic Novel (The Power of Five / The Gatekeepers, Book 1) (UK Edition)
Anthony Horowitz, Tony Lee, Dom Reardon, Lee O'Connor
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Sent to Yorkshire on a rehabilitation programme, Matt finds himself in the midst of a conspiracy of witchcraft and murder. The Old Ones–monstrous godlike beings once banished from our world–are trying to return. Matt is about to discover that he alone stands between the forces of evil and the annihilation of humanity...
Featuring striking, high-contrast black-and-white art, this distinctive graphic novel captures the brooding atmosphere of the bestselling book.
13/05/2010 14:57 You believe me don’t you, Matt? I felt your power the moment you came here. I’ve never felt such strength before. Where is Professor Dravid? We’ll send you a postcard. He is at the Natural History Museum in South Kensington. Actually, a man called Dravid contacted me when I was in the library. A message popped up on the screen – I was doing a search on Raven’s Gate and he wanted to know why. We’re not going to London, Matt. I can’t believe I drove all the way from York to
the heat, no matter how fantastic, won’t touch us. You’ll all be killed! The three ingredients of the black sabbath. Ritual, fire – and blood. We inherited the rituals. We created the fire. Now Matthew will supply us with the blood. RAVENSGATEGN_PI_UK_06477.indd 150 13/05/2010 14:58 But it doesn’t have to be him! He’s a nobody! Just a child! it’s because of who he is. it has to be his blood. This is the moment he was born for. That’s enough! Let’s get on with it! You’re right – it’s
Yes. You have to remember that nobody cares about you. You have no parents – no family. With little education and no prospects – I’m really all you have left. “Where’s Matthew?!” RAVENSGATEGN_PI_UK_06477.indd 26 13/05/2010 14:56 I don’t want to go. Come on, Matthew – we’re going to be late! I don’t feel well. I don’t want to go. What do you mean, you don’t want to go? But you’ll enjoy the wedding! There’ll be other children there, and there’s a special marquee with a magician and
Malling – but if it did, you wouldn’t notice! – I won’t have died of bad eyesight… So maybe one day, when I turn up floating face down in a river, you’ll investigate, because I tell you – I think you’d better come back with us, my dear. What are you doing, Matthew? You’ve already caused enough trouble for one day. I don’t want to come with you! I don’t think you have any choice. “I think you and I need to have a talk, Matthew.” RAVENSGATEGN_PI_UK_06477.indd 75 13/05/2010 14:57 You and
Oh no – a bog! Try not to move … perhaps I can pull myself out … … Heh. At least the dogs won’t find me– Don’t move! I have a rope! RAVENSGATEGN_PI_UK_06477.indd 95 13/05/2010 14:57 Hurry! I can’t stay… Gah! –gasp- You! What the hell? What are you doing? RAVENSGATEGN_PI_UK_06477.indd 96 Not now. We have to go. All right – can you get to the car? 13/05/2010 14:57 Look out! There. Nice dogs! Stay! I’m going to put them down. Get in the car. What are you going to do?