Hogwarts meets Men in Black in a thrilling comic adventure about a very gifted boy who joins a monster fighting academy. / Hugely commercial concept. / Funny, full of adventure and hugely entertaining story sure to be a hit / Dean Lorey is an experienced scriptwriter and co-executive producer of Arrested Development. / Universal Pictures has bought the series and Stephen Sommers, the director of The Mummy films and Van Helsing, is producing. / Nightmare Academy has already sold in 19 territories. / Major marketing and PR campaign surrounding release of title / Competition: Eoin Colfer, Terry Pratchett, Ahmet Zappa
Dean Lorey has written extensively for TV and movies. Nightmare Academy is his first venture into children's books: he hopes it will keep you up all night.
`Men in Black for kids. Pure entertainment.' Kirkus Reviews