The Boy Who Loved Clouds ( 2017 )

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Children Stories  |  House: James Ellis
This story is set before events that take place in The Fairytale Thief.

When three wolves crash through the roof of eleven year old Jimmy Catchpole’s garden shed during the London Blitz he has no idea it will be the beginning of a very long night.

Accidentally pulled into a fight between good and evil he must be braver than he ever thought possible.

Along the way he meets a cat who isn’t just a cat, is almost eaten by living snowmen and ends up in a strange old theatre facing a deadly tyrant from another world.

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London, 1940

Submitted: November 09, 2018

Jimmy Catchpole was the boy who loved clouds. He loved their shape, their colour and how they moved through the sky. But most of all he... Read Chapter

The Old Theatre

Submitted: November 09, 2018

Adar unsheathed his knife. It glinted in the moonlight as he swiped at the first snowman. He sliced in clean in half and it exploded in... Read Chapter

The Woman In The Mirror

Submitted: November 09, 2018

His heart was beating so fast in his chest now he thought it might burst at any moment. He was properly scared. Scared stiff to be hone... Read Chapter

The Cat's Gift

Submitted: November 09, 2018

Before he could talk himself out of it - or even consider that what he was doing might be highly unwise - Jimmy had flown through the d... Read Chapter

A Night Time Visit

Submitted: November 09, 2018

The next few days and nights were uneventful. No bombings. No adventure. No cat. No danger. No nothing. It was fact it was all very ord... Read Chapter