S F Said, illustrations by Dave McKean
Long, long, ago in a galaxy far away…..Lucky thinks he an ordinary boy, but he is troubled by dreams that sing to him, that suggest he is a boy with the power of a star. He becomes the focus of a battle between humans and aliens as he goes on the run with a motley crew, towards his destiny.
This high adventure sci-fi novel for children is also very thoughtful, works on a multiple of layers and has great scope and ambition. An excellent, action-packed adventure for confident readers aged 9-12 and also older readers.