Alan’s not pleased about his mum moving in with her boyfriend. So he claims the best room in the new house: the loft. But it contains an unwelcome guest – who has a message he needs to listen to.
Hard hitting and angry in tone but with a sensitive message underneath, Dead Men Don’t Talk captures Alan’s immense rage following the death of his father and how, helped by something rather supernatural, he begins to come to terms with it.
Catherine Forde speaks directly to teenagers in this simple written but powerful story