A Hero at the End of the World

A Hero at the End of the World

Erin Claiborne


16 year-old Ewan Mao understands something for yes: in response to prophecy, it truly is his future to kill the evil tyrant whose darkish reign has terrorized Britain for so long as he can bear in mind. even supposing he is only a basic boy, deep down Ewan is convinced that he has precisely what it takes to be a hero. but if Ewan's titanic second comes and his ally, the shrewdpermanent and proficient Oliver Abrams, defeats the villain for him, Ewan's brilliant destiny crumbles earlier than his eyes.

5 years later, whereas Ewan resides at domestic and dealing a minimal salary task, Oliver has a role as an strange within the government's severe Magical Crimes business enterprise, the lifestyles he and Ewan continually dreamed of. A regimen research leads him and his companion, Sophie Stuart, to discover a perilous and robust cult... one who turns out to have drawn his former ally right into a plot to finish the world.

A deftly plotted, hysterically humorous trip via magical London and past, A Hero on the finish of the area expertly walks the wonderful line among satire and sincerity. Its delicate depiction of a damaged friendship and wry takedown of unfairly nice expectancies will entice all readers of contemporary fantasy.

Praise for A Hero on the finish of the World

"Absurdly humorous and insightful, the rigors and tribulations of Ewan Mao - a man whose future simply hasn't labored out so good for him - will continue you absolutely engaged till the final page." - Amber Benson, actress and writer of The Witches of Echo Park

"If you love your paranormal to be metareferential, and take your magical city epics with a dollop of amiable self-satire - let alone mammoth chickens, disco balls of doom, and a Ravager named "Ralph" - then the daffy, earnest and fascinating A Hero on the finish of the realm is the publication for you!" - Javier Grillo-Marxuach, writer/producer of Lost, author of The Middleman

"With a mixture of sharp, witty discussion and an in depth, engrossing delusion international, Hero on the finish of the realm reads like a Harry Potter novel written by means of Douglas Adams. a perfectly ingenious, hilarious debut novel for geeks of all ages." - Eric Smith, writer of Inked and The Geek's consultant to Dating

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