The Watchman of Kerioth
A fantasy adventure set in the world of men and the world of angels.
There is a door that lies between the worlds of men and angels.
When orphans Joshua and Lucy are summoned by their grandfather, who has disowned them, they feel convinced that his intentions are far from charitable, Sure enough, they soon find themselves each on a dangerous quest – one in the world of angels, the other in the world of men – but who is orchestrating the events that unfold?
ISBN: 9781910197929 (PB) / 9781910197936 (HC)
David Staines was born in Buckinghamshire.
He provided the libretto for the musical ëJackí (music by Robin Martin-Oliver) which received its professional premiËre in 2007, and has written lyrics for many songs for the stage, schools and churches.
David has been a teacher, press officer, actor and singer, and throughout he has surrounded himself with books: from Elmer the Elephant to Aslan the Lion; from St. ExupÈry to Shakespeare. He is currently Artistic Director of Parabola, a Christian theatre company, and works in communications in the charity sector.
David lives in Oxfordshire with his wife, Melinda, their son, Eliot, and a miniature pantera called Fiyero.
‘The Watchman of Kerioth’ is his first novel.