The Dark Inside

A hauntingly atmospheric debut about loss, hope and friendships being forged in unlikely places, perfect for readers of Patrick Ness and David Almond.


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'Echoes of David Almond's Skelligin Wallis's beautifully written debut... Profound and moving' The Financial Times

'A captivating blend of love, loss and forgiveness' The Sunday Express

'The chief villain is fantastically creepy? fast-paced' SFX

'Beautifully written in smooth, elegant prose...I felt utterly surrounded by the story'BookBag

'If you loved Skelligby David Almond, then this is the book for you' Serendipity Reviews

'Intense, dark, brooding and highly adventurous. To me it screamed Neil Gaiman' Fiction Fascination

When thirteen-year-old James discovers a homeless man in an abandoned house, the course of his life changes dramatically. Hoping to find a 'cure' for a dark curse inflicted on the homeless man, the pair embark on a journey together not knowing that what they discover will impact them both in ways they never imagined...

A gripping and haunting story about loss and hope, perfect for fans of Patrick Ness and David Almond.

Additional information

Weight 321 g
Dimensions 198 × 130 × 23 mm

Wallis, Rupert


Simon & Schuster Children's


Simon & Schuster Children's








1st paperback ed


823.92 (edition:23)


Children – juvenile / Code: J

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