Contender #1: The Chosen New

by Taran Matharu (author) (UK edition)

Suitable for 12 - 18 years

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A violent gladiator battle in a world of deadly prehistoric critters! The ultimate fight for survival is about to begin… Cade Carter is lost. In the blink of an eye, he’s been transported to another realm. It ought to come as a relief, since back home he’s in big trouble. But this new world is no escape. It’s overrun by bloodthirsty prehistoric monsters. And it’s ruled by invisible overlords, who have a cruel plan for Cade. He is to be a contender in a deadly gladiator battle controlled by these evil rulers. It’s Cade vs the monsters – unless he can bring the brutal system down…

  • First in an epic new trilogy by the author of The Summoner
  • Think The Hunger Games in a dystopian world of dinosaurs
  • Full of breathtaking battles, intrigue and vivid human drama
  • Romans, monsters, dinosaurs and sci-fi thrills – all in one book!
  • Taran Matharu is a New York Times bestselling sensation

Product Details

Catalogue number

13 in ROW Teen January 2020 and 904 in ROW Teen March 2020


Contender (book 1)






Hodder Children's Books

Date published

January 2nd, 2020

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  • 400 pages


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