It's history...but this time it's personal! In The Cauldron of Darkness the Virans strike closer to the Time Runners than ever before in this exciting adventure set at the time of the slave trade in the Caribbean. Biff, Chip, Kipper and friends are older now and their true destiny is about to be revealed...Can they stop the evil Virans from destroying history as we know it? The Time Chronicles are exciting chapter books following your favourite characters on a series of adventures through time. These captivating stories feature familiar characters in fast-paced adventures to engage children. The missions feature real historical events and characters, fascinating facts and thrilling plots. Children will love reading these language-rich adventures. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.