Kill Baxter by Charlie Human

9781415203798

The world has been massively unappreciative of sixteen-year-old Baxter Zevcenko. His bloodline may be a combination of ancient Boer mystic and giant shape-shifting crow, and he may have won an inter-dimensional battle and saved the world, but does anyone care? Frankly, no. 

Instead he’s packed off to Hexpoort, a magical training school that’s part reformatory, part military school. It’s just like Hogwarts – except with sex, drugs, and much better internet access. The problem is that Baxter sucks at magic. He’s also desperately attempting to control his new ability to dreamwalk, all the while being singled out by the school’s resident bully, who just so happens to be the Chosen One. 

But when Hexpoort comes under attack, Baxter needs to forget all that and step into action. The only way to do this is to join forces with his favourite recovering alcoholic of a supernatural bounty hunter, Ronin, to try to save the world from the apocalypse. Again. 

 

About the Author

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Charlie Human is the author of Apocalypse Now Now. He is a graduate of the University of Cape Town’s creative writing programme and has contributed short pieces to print and online publications. He works in online media, is married and lives in Cape Town.

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Published by Umuzi (An imprint of Random House Struik)

ISBN: 9781415203798