Charlie Higson's The Enemy is the first in a jaw-dropping zombie horror series for teens. Everyone over the age of fourteen has succumbed to a deadly zombie virus and now the kids must keep themselves alive.
When the sickness came, every parent, police officer, politician - every adult fell ill. The lucky ones died. The others are crazed, confused and hungry.
Only children under fourteen remain, and they're fighting to survive.
Now there are rumours of a safe place to hide. And so a gang of children begin their quest across London, where all through the city - down alleyways, in deserted houses, underground - the grown-ups lie in wait.
But can they make it there - alive?
'Higson has got the balance of blood and gore just right' Daily Mirror
Charlie Higson is the author of the bestselling Young Bond series of novels for young readers, including Silverfin and Double or Die, and the spine-tingling, teen zombie-horror series The Enemy.
Can't wait for the next instalment? This edition contains the first chapter of the mind-blowing first chapter of the second book The Dead.
Check out www.the-enemy.co.uk for more blood, more zombies and more terror.
Penguin Books Limited
0141325011 (ISBN13: 9780141325019)