Death’s Academy by Michael Bast

January 24, 2014 | 2 Comments

Midnight Smith has a problem—he is a Hoodie. Well, almost. He’s got to go through Death’s Academy so he can learn the ropes of how to snuff out Shorties like you and me, and how to outsmart those pesky Halos. Then he’ll get his shroud and calling and become a full fledged Reaper.

But to get into Death’s Academy, there is another difficult exam. It’s going to take everything Midnight has to prepare for the test and it still probably won’t be enough, because he’s always sucked at exams.

What he doesn’t know, is that the exam will be the least of his worries soon enough. Because when the Deaths and Halos go on their yearly retreat, the time is ripe for an old enemy to strike. The only ones left to stop the attack are Midnight and his friends—and that’s something he just can’t fail at.

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Title: Death’s Academy

Author: Michael Bast

Publisher: Sweetwater Books (CFI)

Release Date: January 14, 2014

ISBN: 978-1462113804

Formats: 257 pages, 5.5 x 8, softcover; e-book

Genre: Middle Grade/Young YA Fantasy

2 responses to “Death’s Academy by Michael Bast

  1. Shauna Wheelwright

    What a FUN book!
    A GREAT story to read together as a family!
    A PERFECT summer read ~ especially for young boys!

    Trouble with school~
    Trouble with parents~
    Old crazy hags~
    Arch enemies~
    And a game where you kick a skull instead of a ball~

    This book is filled with humor, adventure, enemies, and friendships.

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