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The Spook's Secret

Wardstone Chronicles 3
Narrated by: Thomas Judd
Series: The Wardstone Chronicles, Book 3, Last Apprentice, Book 3
Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
4.7 out of 5 stars (176 ratings)

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Summary

The Spook and his apprentice, Thomas Ward, deal with the dark. Together they rid the county of witches, ghosts, and boggarts. In this third and terrifying instalment in the Wardstone Chronicles, the nights are drawing in and it's time for Tom and his master to move to Anglezarke, the Spook's winter house. Tom has heard it will be a sinister and menacing place, but nothing could fully prepare him for what he finds there. For this house, and indeed the whole of Anglezarke moor, is full of secrets about the Spook's past. Secrets that are about to come to the surface and could wreak havoc on the whole County.

©2011 Joseph Delaney (P)2011 Random House Audio Go

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Winning Third Book

The third story int he Wardstone Chronicle was as good as the previous ones. As scary and magical as the rest. With new plot development to tantilise and tease. My only complain is that again they get a new narrate to read the story. While Thomas Judd did a sterling job and I really enjoyed his reading of the book, I would have liked consistency with the second and first.

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Great book, unfortunate glitches

Love the story, and the narration of this book (unlike the previous book where the narration was extremely over dramatised). Unfortunately there were a few parts in the book which seemed to glitch and jump. Initially thought it was my headphones but went back and listened again a few times and it was definitely the book. It didn’t skip enough to miss a lot of the story but was still very irritating at the time.

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thoroughly enjoyable

love this series can't wait for next book in it ideal for chilling out with

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Gripping!

Excellent story,plot,and execution.You just have to listen to a little bit more each time you play this reading.I have read all the books,and now I'm enjoying a whole new experience by listening.I would strongly recommend this series of audible books.10/10

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Wardstone Chronicles

I have read the Wardstone Chronicles and loved every one of them. They are my favourites and now can listen to them in the car.

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I'm positive, good book

overall, cool and I good read, il be looking forwood to da next :) :)

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brilliant

this is a great 3rd installment and flows brilliant and the plot and dinamics advance

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Brilliant books.

Read them as a kid, being dyslexic I think I missed a lot of it or just don't remeber, enjoying the audio books more than the books.

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very good

Loved it. Great reading and great story! Highly recommended for year 6 and onwards! Overall good!

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so good

good story and a very good narration. read a few Joseph Delany books as they are set in Preston Blackrod and Adlington close to my home and colleagues. looking forward to downloadimg the next book in the chronical.

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  • colin o,neill
  • 29-04-13

Great series

What did you love best about The Spook's Secret?

It is a very easily listened to, the characters are easily believed and when my wife drive somewhere we listen to the story.

Who was your favorite character and why?

all of the characters as they all need to be there to make the story.

Which character – as performed by Thomas Judd – was your favorite?

again all of them/

If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

fear of the coming winter

Any additional comments?

Just off to buy Book 4