A Book of Spirits and Thieves
“A modern-day Outlander. . . . filled with experience and possibility. . . . a breathless story that purely Morgan Rhodes may perhaps tell.”—Hypable
New York Times bestselling writer Morgan Rhodes takes readers into exhilarating new high-fantasy territory with A booklet OF SPIRITS AND THIEVES, an epic modern saga excellent for fanatics of Sarah J. Maas and Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander.
The lives of Toronto youth Crystal and Becca Hatcher revolve round assisting their mom out on the family's used bookshop, the Speckled Muse. it is a particularly uneventful after-school activity, till a package deal arrives addressed to their mom, Julia. considering it truly is not anything greater than run-of-the-mill stock, Becca opens it and eliminates the booklet within, unwittingly triggering an historical magic and intertwining their fates with the powers that movement from the mysterious leather-bound publication. parallel worlds collide, and Becca is left in a catatonic kingdom after her spirit is snatched from modern day Toronto again to the traditional international of Mytica. Crys is guilt-ridden, having witnessed the complete occasion, and vows to do no matter what is important to avoid wasting her.
Written in alternating views that shift among modern day Toronto and the traditional kingdoms of Mytica, Rhodes gives you a wealthy and suspenseful series opener that would go away readers breathless.
New accidents. yet Becca seemed simply as she had on the sanatorium: faded, skinny, and fragile. “Fine,” she stated via gritted enamel. “Here.” She held out the publication, refusing to take one other step. He stepped towards her, staring at her apparently as though she may well try and pull a prank, then lightly got rid of the booklet from her grip. Markus brushed his palms over the bronze hawk. “This as soon as belonged to a different immortal, who exiled me for siding opposed to her in an rebellion between our sort. Ever due to the fact I.
At herself. Her big T-shirt assortment was once easily garments to her, no longer a wakeful try out at day-by-day humor via style. the only she’d randomly selected this present day used to be a comic strip of an anthropomorphic piece of sushi with the caption: THAT’S HOW I ROLL! “I’m a manner plate, what am i able to say?” She bit her backside lip. “Can we move someplace a bit extra deepest to talk?” “Sure.” He nodded. “The café?” extra stories. Lunch and dessert at caféAGO. espresso for him, Coke for her. She continuously selected key lime.
Don’t know.” “I don’t think you.” Her mom sighed with frustration. “I imagine you get pleasure from baiting me. You’re as argumentative as your father.” Crys couldn’t preserve her mystery in one other second. If she did, she was once going to blow up, and that wouldn’t be lovely. She shoved her glasses better on her nostril. “I spoke to him yesterday.” The room looked as if it would develop ten levels less warm in seconds as Julia grew to become from the window to stand Crys. “You what?” Crys hated the lump that had knotted itself up in her.
Ask of you?” Aegus slithered out from underneath Valoria’s dress. this day her lengthy skirts have been black and trimmed in pink. “Such a gorgeous creature!” Barnabas exclaimed. “One may by no means wager how cold-blooded it is.” Maddox grimaced, understanding Barnabas wasn’t talking simply concerning the snake. Aegus hissed, his forked tongue darting out from his mouth. “Speak, boy,” Valoria commanded, ignoring Barnabas. He’d spent lots of the earlier evening caring approximately how he may resolution her. How did one.
completely. She used to be far and wide me. What are you doing now? Lucas texted subsequent. not anything. I’m going out. received a tip on somebody that M may want to invite to the following assembly. often may wait in this, yet don’t are looking to enable him slip away. A tip on a legal they can trap for the subsequent society assembly, the 1st one seeing that Farrell were authorized into Markus’s circle. He puzzled the place the evildoers have been stored as they waited for the following amassing. the concept of partaking in a seize.