The Dark Missions of Edgar Brim

The Dark Missions of Edgar Brim

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"Edgar Brim is a sensitive orphan who, exposed to horror stories from his father as a young child, is afraid of almost everything and suffers from nightly terrors. His stern new guardian, Mr. Thorne, sends the boy to a gloomy school in Scotland where his dark demons only seem to worsen and he is bullied and ridiculed for his fears. But years later, when sixteen-year-old Edgar finds a journal belonging to his novelist father, he becomes determined to confront his nightmares and the bullies who taunt him. After the horrific death of a schoolmate, Edgar becomes involved with an eccentric society at the urging of a mysterious professor who believes that monsters from famous works of literature are real and whose mandate is to find and destroy these creatures. With the aid of a rag-tag crew of friends, the fear-addled teen sets about on his dark mission, one that begins in the cemetery on the bleak Scottish moors and ends in a spine-chilling climax on the stage of the Royal Lyceum Theatre in London."--Page [2] of book jacket.
Publisher: [Toronto, ON] : Tundra Books of Northern New York, ©2016.
ISBN: 9781770496989
177049698X
Characteristics: 339 pages ; 22 cm

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samdog123 Aug 08, 2016

A dark, creepy book by Shane Peacock, author of the Boy Sherlock Holmes series. Edgar Brim has had nightmares about monsters all his life. At a boarding school, he meets a professor and other friends who all must decide if the monsters in horror stories are real or imaginary....

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