Last Chance Hotel Debut from Former Indie Bookseller!


Here are some details of how to get the book, and who to contact to request a visit from Nicki.
Publishing 7th June 2018, for ages 9+
ISBN 978-1-911077-67-1
Seth is the oppressed kitchen boy at the remote Last Chance Hotel. But when a strange gathering of magicians arrives for dinner, their leader is poisoned. A locked-room murder investigation ensues – and Seth is the main suspect. Can he solve the mystery and clear his name, especially when magic’s afoot?
 The debut novel by former independent bookseller Nicki Thornton, winner of the 2016 Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition.

  • Exclusive signed printed edge edition, only available for independent bookshops.
  • Author is available for local events (Oxfordshire area).
  • Exclusive POS packs available on request for indies (limited amount available).
  • Shops can order stock via Bounce or Scholastic in the normal way.
 Nicki is available for schools events in the Oxfordshire area around IBW – please contact Jazz Bartlett on if you would like to be involved.