THE SHADOW OF THE CENTAURS

BOOK 4 OF THE ANCIENT GREEK MYSTERIES

Illustrated by Freya Hartas

Thrax and Nico's final adventure takes place in Athens, where they are looking forward to the Anthesteria, the ancient Greek version of halloween. It starts with a simple if baffling mystery. A local gym master has had his pet dog stolen, only for it to be returned unharmed. But when he hires Thrax and Nico to find out why a thief would bother stealing a pet only to take it back, they uncover a plot that might mean the end of Ancient Greek civilisation.

 

Pitched against the chief members of a secret society called The Shadow of the Centaurs, the boys and their friends Fotini and Gaia must use all their combined skills to find out what the Centaurs are up to. As evade being kidnapping,