by Darren Shan (5th)
Darren Shan is just an ordinary young boy who likes to play soccer with his friends, watch horror movies and read comics. But when his friends decide to attend the Cirque Du Freak, a freak show that has come to town, Darren’s life may change drastically. The boys can only buy two tickets and when they draw straws to see who will go Darren mysteriously wins. After attending the Cirque Du Freak, Darren becomes entranced with a special spider that was in the show. This spider turns out to be a great part of Darren’s grand journey into the world of vampire’s and possibly his own death. Will Darren survive his brush with the vampire world or will something even more terrible take place? Come along and join Darren on his quest into the world of Cirque Du Freak.