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Book of the Month: Demon Headmaster: Total Control

The Demon Headmaster: Total Control

By Gillian Cross
Suitable for readers age 8+

Prepared to be hypnotised… The Demon Headmaster is back with a brand new look and a brand new adventure!

To celebrate the hotly anticipated return of The Demon Headmaster, we’re giving away a complete set of Demon Headmaster books (before they all hit the shelves), plus lots of Demon Headmaster goodies!

To enter this amazing prize draw, simply download this free activity sheet and send us a photo of your child wearing our hypnotic Demon Headmaster glasses. Entries must be submitted either in a private message to the Oxford Owl Facebook page, or as a comment on our Facebook competition post.

We also have four copies of The Demon Headmaster: Total Control up for grabs for four lucky runners-up.

Entry closes at 11.59pm on Sunday 23rd July.

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About the book

Please note: all book links lead to more information on Amazon.co.uk

Demon Headmaster

The Demon Headmaster: Total Control

Gillian Cross

The Demon Headmaster is back with a brand new adventure, and the rules have changed…

Everyone is good at something. But at Lizzie’s new school this has been taken to extremes and everyone is brilliant!

Her classmate Ethan, who previously had no interest in sport, is now incredible at football; her brother’s suddenly an expert in robotics; and Lizzie has become really good at being bad.

Where have these amazing skills come from? And why can’t they talk about them? Could this be something to do with the mysterious new headmaster?
Perfect for readers who like great fun adventures that are also just a little bit frightening — The Demon Headmaster is ready to mesmerize a whole new generation of fans.

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Book Extras


The Demon Headmaster Live Event

Monday 10th July 2017 | 1:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Join author Gillian Cross and CBBC’s Barney Harwood for a mesmerizing Demon Headmaster live event.
Discover top tips for writing spellbinding stories, creating thrilling plots, and developing compelling characters, and be one of the first to hear Gillian read from The Demon Headmaster: Total Control—the thrilling new book in her classic Demon Headmaster series.

Find out more about the event at demonheadmaster.com

Also available:

The Demon Headmaster

The Demon Headmaster

Gillian Cross

Something weird is happening at Dinah Hunter’s school. The children are too well behaved—almost like robots. What strange power does the eerie headmaster hold over them… and can anyone resist?

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Demon Headmaster and the Prime Minister's Brain

The Demon Headmaster and the Prime Minister’s Brain

Gillian Cross

Octopus Dare is the new computer game. Everyone at school is playing it, but are they becoming a bit too obsessed? The game is addictive—or should that be hypnotic?

Could this have something to do with the Demon Headmaster… and his daring new target?

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Revenge of the Demon Headmaster

The Revenge of the Demon Headmaster

Gillian Cross

When Ingrid turns up at a SPLAT meeting she is raving about Hunky Parker, a new TV show. It’s the latest craze, she says, and soon everyone will be hooked. The other SPLAT members disagree – until they watch for themselves and something weird happens… Could this be a fad, or something far more sinister?

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