Epic stories of villains, crime, horror and adventure, these are the books boys and girls will not be able to put down...

Created with series editor Frank Cottrell Boyce, HEROES is a new series of short, accessible original fiction novels and plays that teenage boys and girls will love. The perfect whole-class readers for Key Stage 3! The series expertly weaves captivating fiction with state-of-the-art digital teaching resources to inspire even the most reluctant reader.

Focus on engagement

  • Exciting novels and plays packed full of action and adventure. Perfect for engaging and captivating less confident readers and encouraging reading for pleasure.

Build confidence

  • Trialled and tested in schools around the country to ensure the language level is just right.

  • Short, accessible stories.


    "The National Literacy Trust is very pleased to see the creation of books, such as the HEROES series, which aim to engage with children who are less confident readers. By introducing the HEROES series Pearson is actively taking steps to improve literacy skills for children who struggle with their reading levels."
    Jonathan Douglas, Director - National Literacy Trust.
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Series includes:

Already Dead

Blood Oath

Demon Hunter

Do Not Wake the Devil

Eg and Me

Ghost Game


The Death of Jude Hill

The Perfect Enemy

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