Augarde, Steve: X-Isle. First Edition/First Printing. *Signed & Dated*« back
This is a first edition and first printing of X-Isle by Steve Augarde, published by David Fickling Books in 2009.
The book and protected dust jacket are in Fine condition with no inscriptions and not price clipped.
Signed and dated by the author to the title page.
Ever since the floods came and washed the world away, survivors have been desperate to win a place on X Isle, the island where life is rumoured to be easier than on what's left of the mainland. Only young boys are in with a chance, the smaller and lighter the better. Baz and Ray are two of the lucky few to be chosen, but they soon discover that X-Isle is a far cry from paradise. Ruled by Preacher John, a dangerous religious fanatic, it's a violent, unpredictable place where terrible things can happen at any moment. The boys hatch an extraordinary plan in order to protect themselves - the construction of a mighty weapon of defence. But can they complete this weapon in time, and are they really prepared to use it in order to secure their freedom? Powerful and compelling.