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  • Dark Man

    Dark Man 

    The Dark Man series is designed for middle school and young adult struggling readers who may have never successfully managed to read a book. Each book is short, but mature, with only 36 pages and word counts ranging from 230–380.

    The graphics are dark, adult in style, with clear references to gaming, film, and graphic novels. The layouts change to maintain interest and avoid predictability. The white space is used to dramatic effect. The text is short and simple. Stories are gritty, full of tension and mystery. The language is terse. The Dark Man is a serious comic hero with his own mythology. Each book is a self-contained story, but each story is a part of a greater whole

    • Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. Daytime is safe. Evil hides from the light. The Dark Man can sleep. But his dreams are dark.

      Destiny in the Dark by Peter Lancett

      Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. Daytime is safe. Evil hides from the light. The Dark Man can sleep. But his dreams are dark.

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    • Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. The Dark Man touches the girl's fingers. There is a flash of light. He sees she is very ill.

      Escape from the Dark by Peter Lancett

      Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. The Dark Man touches the girl's fingers. There is a flash of light. He sees she is very ill.

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    • <p>Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. The Rod of Iron can control the future. The Dark Man must find it. The Old Man said a girl would help him.</p>

      Fear in the Dark by Peter Lancett

      Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. The Rod of Iron can control the future. The Dark Man must find it. The Old Man said a girl would help him.

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    • The Old Man is playing a game. A Shadow Master plays a game, too. They are playing the same game. At the same time, the Dark Man looks for two children. How will the game influence the Dark Man? Can he rescue the children?

      Playing the Dark Game by Peter Lancett

      The Old Man is playing a game. A Shadow Master plays a game, too. They are playing the same game. At the same time, the Dark Man looks for two children. How will the game influence the Dark Man? Can he rescue the children?

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    • A girl waits for the Dark Man. She can help him find something. Something that most people cannot see. They are looking for a bridge that belches fire. Can they find it? Can the Dark Man destroy the bridge and set the children free?

      The Bridge of Dark Tears by Peter Lancett

      A girl waits for the Dark Man. She can help him find something. Something that most people cannot see. They are looking for a bridge that belches fire. Can they find it? Can the Dark Man destroy the bridge and set the children free?

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    • The Dark Candle can give people anything they truly need. Now it is the only thing that can save a sick girl. The Dark Man must take her to find the candle, but the Shadow Masters seek it too.

      The Dark Candle by Peter Lancett

      The Dark Candle can give people anything they truly need. Now it is the only thing that can save a sick girl. The Dark Man must take her to find the candle, but the Shadow Masters seek it too.

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    • Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. The Dark Man knows what he must do. Close the gateway. He must put his hand into the fire.

      The Dark Fire of Doom by Peter Lancett

      Meet the Dark Man. He is a hero who lives in the shadows. A man with secret powers. The only man who can fight the evil Shadow Masters. The Dark Man knows what he must do. Close the gateway. He must put his hand into the fire.

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    • The Dark Man has been captured. He hangs by a rope from an ancient tree. Before the sun rises, the Shadow Masters will drain him of his power. But there is a little girl in the garden. Can she help him?

      The Dark Garden by Peter Lancett

      The Dark Man has been captured. He hangs by a rope from an ancient tree. Before the sun rises, the Shadow Masters will drain him of his power. But there is a little girl in the garden. Can she help him?

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