> Skip to content
About the book
  • Published: 16 January 2013
  • ISBN: 9781448136216
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 304

Hunger




From acclaimed and controversial author, Melvin Burgess, a terrifying new Hammer Horror novella about a teenager and her relationship with a ghoul.

When Beth wakes up one morning covered in dirt, she puts it down to an extreme case of sleep-walking. But when reports of a desecrated grave start to circulate, her night-time wanderings take on a sinister air.

Soon the city is being plagued by strange sightings and sudden disappearances.

Beth knows that something is changing within her. Something that's filling her with an urgent, desperate hunger that demands to be satisfied – at any cost ...

  • Pub date: 16 January 2013
  • ISBN: 9781448136216
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 304

About the Author

Melvin Burgess

Melvin Burgess was born in London and brought up in Surrey and Sussex. He has had a variety of jobs before becoming a full-time writer. Before his first novel, he had short stories published and a play broadcast on Radio 4. He is now regarded as one of the best writers in contemporary children's literature, having won the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for his acclaimed novel Junk.

Also by Melvin Burgess

See all

Praise for Hunger

“Cult horror brand Hammer continues its multi-media reboot with this grizzly, fast-paced novella... a great addition to this entertaining canon.”

List.co.uk


Related titles