Dream Invader

Dream Invader

Saskia's cousin Simon is having terrible dreams. Something strange is definitely going on and it seems to be centred on Simon's car-shaped bed that once belonged to another little boy.

Awards
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Bisto Book of the Year Award 1998 - 1998

- Winner

Paperback: €8.99
Paperback: 176 pages
Size:196x130 mm
ISBN: 9780862785161

Category: Children's fiction

When Saskia goes to stay with her uncle and aunt she finds them worried about her little cousin Simon, who is having terrible dreams. Something strange is definitely going on and it seems to be centred on Simon's car-shaped bed that once belonged to another little boy.



Then an old woman enters the scene. The forces of good and evil fight for control over the child while Saskia watches the horrible events unfold.

Gerard Whelan

Gerard Whelan was born in Enniscorthy, County Wexford, and has lived and worked in several European countries. After some time living in Dublin, he has returned to live in his native Wexford. He is the author of many books for children and a multiple award-winner. His first novel, The Guns of Easter, won the Eilís Dillon Memorial Award for first-time writers. Dream Invader later won the Bisto Book of the Year Award. He has also been shortlisted for the Reading Association of Ireland awards. Gerard is also the author of A Winter of Spies and Out of Nowhere.

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Also by Gerard Whelan:

War Children
The Guns of Easter
A Winter of Spies
Out of Nowhere

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