European Front Cover
|Release Date|| June 12th 2005 (UK)|
July 5th 2005 (US)
|Followed By||Demon Thief|
Lord Loss is the first book in The Demonata Series by Darren Shan. It was published in the UK on une 12th 2005 and later released in the US and Japan. The story is set in modern day Ireland through a first person perspective as the charcter Grubbs Grady - A child from a family of chess players.
Grubbs Grady is just an ordinary school boy with a seemingly normal life with his parents and his older sister - Gret. But one night is set to change his entire life forever. A night that will throw him into a whole new world. A night in which he encounters the demon Lord Loss. With the help of his uncle Dervish Grubbs is set out for renvenge after Lord Loss slaughters his entire family and with it finds out an uneartly secret.
He thinks he shall never again witness such a terrible night of death and darkness again... he is wrong.