Books

Here are the books Alex Bell has had published or accepted for publication so far – click through for a full synopsis and reviews.

The Ninth Circle

The Ninth Circle

This is The Bourne Identity… as if Neil Gaiman had written it…

A man comes round on the floor of a shabby flat in the middle of Budapest. His head is glued to the floorboards with his own blood. There’s a fortune in cash on the kitchen table. And he has no idea where, or who, he is. Read more! »

Jasmyn

Jasmyn

An ancient fairy tale, a contemporary heroine – and cracking good read.

One day, without warning, Jasmyn’s husband died of an aneurysm.

Since then, everything has been different. Read more! »

Lex Trent Versus The Gods

Lex Trent Versus The Gods

A quirky and original comic fantasy from talented Gollancz author Alex Bell.

Law student Lex Trent’s world is inhabited by fearsome magicians, ageing crones and a menagerie of Gods and Goddesses. Read more! »

Lex Trent Fighting with Fire

Lex Trent Fighting with Fire

Lex Trent is reigning champion of The Games contested between fickle Gods using human playing pieces.

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Frozen Charlotte

Frozen Charlotte

We’re waiting for you to come and play . . .  

Dunvegan School for Girls has been losed for many years. Converted into a family home, the teachers and the students are long gone. But they left something behind…

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The Haunting

The Haunting

People say that all Cornish inns are haunted, but the Waterwitch’s history is particularly chilling.

Built from the salvaged timber of a cursed ship, the guest house’s dark secrets go further back than anyone can remember.

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The Polar Bear Explorers’ Club

The Polar Bear Explorers' Club

Stella Starflake Pearl lives with her explorer father, Felix, alongside her pet polar bear, Gruff, a menagerie of pygmy dinosaurs and her trusty unicorn, MagicEver since Stella was a small child, Felix has gone away on expeditions to faraway lands, and Read more! »

Charlotte Says

Charlotte Says

I know you’re in there . . . 

The much-anticipated prequel to the bestselling FROZEN CHARLOTTE, a Zoella Book Club title in Autumn 2016.

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Explorers on Witch Mountain

Explorers on Witch Mountain

Stella Starflake Pearl is eagerly anticipating her next expedition.

Suddenly disaster strikes when Stella’s father, Felix, is snatched by a fearsome witch. Stella must bring her magic ice princess tiara to Witch Mountain or she will never see Felix again! But no one ever returns from Witch Mountain . . .

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Music and Malice in Hurricane Town

Music and Malice in Hurricane Town

“There are no angels in Baton Noir. Only devils.”

Jude Lomax scrapes a living playing the trumpet on the neon streets of Baton Noir. Then she is invited to play at the funeral of the infamous cajou queen, Ivory Monette.

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