An Academy for magic and special talents. A destiny unfulfilled. A secret legacy. Charlie Bone is trapped in a painting – and so is his friend Billy. Soon they will need all the luck they can get to outwit the powerful shadow of Badlock . . . ‘A fast moving, dialogue-driven romp with plenty of cliff-hangers for those first hooked into reading by Harry Potter’ – The Bookseller With nearly 5 million copies sold, Jenny Nimmo’s fantasy series is still charming generations of children over a decade after Charlie Bone was first printed.