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Buzz for The Whispering Skull reaches fever pitch!
  Our favourite ghost-hunting trio have been unleashed for a second adventure in the US for a couple of weeks, and this week they'll enthrall readers in the UK when The Whispering Skull hits bookshops on Thursday 25th September . . .

The Horror and Hope of Lockwood & Co.
  Jonathan has done a Q&A for American entertainment news site, Hypable, to celebrate publication of The Whispering Skull in the United States . . .





UK tour dates for The Whispering Skull confirmed
   Jonathan is about to hit the road travelling around the UK to talk about The Whispering Skull. The tour will see him visit Norwich, London, Bristol, Bath, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Portsmouth, Cambridge shire and his hometown of St Albans . . .

Lockwood in the Netherlands!
   Jonathan visited the Netherlands recently for a three-day tour of the country, visiting schools and bookshops . . .



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