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The Drain Brains

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The darkies: untold kilometres of storm water drains under the town. With special places like the Cathedral and the Concrete Palace, it is a world of mystery and wonder for kids who love to explore. The Drain Brains: a secret gang of high school kids who seek their adventure in the darkies. But they never go in there alone. And never when it rains. Fish: the most unpopular member of the gang. Sometimes he can be a real idiot. He breaks every rule you could imagine and soon ends up in deep trouble. Can Fish be saved? Or will he pay the ultimate price for being an idiot? Can the Drain Brains remain a secret as they struggle to save Fish? And can they win against the vile and evil thing they call the Bog Monster? Read the Drain Brains!
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  • By R Dorrance
    Jun 2, 2008
    "This is an exciting story" "The Drain Brains," written by Patrick McGowan, is an intriguing submission of original fiction that focuses on the harrowing adventures and exploits of the main characters. Restless and precocious, a group of 7th grade students find the dangerous allure of running and hiding in the darkest recesses of the drain water tunnels running beneath their town irresistible. Paying little heed to the overwhelming stench and filth of the environment, they discover a sense of camaraderie among themselves. However, when a member of their close-knit society aptly named "Fish" finds himself in a most precarious situation, the level of their dedication to one another is severely tested. From this foundation, the author constructs a riveting saga. Composed in captivating narrative and compelling dialogue, the story flows at a brisk tempo. The plot contains more than a few strategically placed, unexpected twists that should maintain the... More > reader's interest throughout. The characters are developed and presented in a multi-dimensional fashion revealing the intricacies of their unique personalities and individual agendas. In addition, Mr. McGowan effectively manages to avoid artificially padding the work with superfluous material and unnecessary characters thereby keeping the focus directed towards the primary story line. Navigating the plot to a well-conceived and logical conclusion, the author could leave the reader with the sense of time well invested in the reading of this story. Patrick McGowan's highly creative style of writing combined with a keen attention to detail could further enhance the appeal of this work. The book is available on www.lulu.com< Less
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Product Details

Edition
First
Publisher
Patrick McGowan
Published
September 30, 2011
Language
English
Pages
102
File Format
PDF
File Size
301.95 KB

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