The Gathering

by Isobelle Carmody

Publisher: Penguin Australia Pty Ltd

Publication Date: June 01, 1993

ISBN: 9780140360592

Binding: Paperback

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Winner of the CBCA of the Year- Older Readers

When Nathanial and his mother move to the quiet, safe streets of Cheshunt, he immediately senses something wrong.Violent gangs patrol the streets, feral dogs roam at night, and the oppressive stench from the abattoir lingers over the school.

Soon Nathanial learns that his presence is no accident.As he uncovers the dark secrets of Cheshunt's past, and event spiral desperately out of control, he and his new friends must confront phantoms from their past in the battle to stop the Gathering and its terrifying creator.

'A great page-turner that is probably best read in daylight and in good company.'The Age