The Shadows series makes the children feel good about their reading. And they re not embarrassed to hold the books and be seen reading them - they come out and beg to read for guided reading! --Mrs Caroline Kennedy, Teaching Assistant
Shadows is a series of dark and atmospheric books created to encourage reluctant older readers who are fans of science fiction. Shadows is set in the near future, where an alien invasion has left the Earth devastated and a mysterious organisation called The Firm hold power. The series follows the story of Matt Merton who works for the firm and is trained to identify and kill the Enemy - the aliens among us ... There is a spy in The Firm. The Enemy have got in. Matt Merton and Dexter must find the spy. But will one of them make a big mistake?