The sequel to A Discovery of Witches, Deborah Harkness's Shadow of Night continues the story of historian Diana Bishop, a woman descended from a line of powerful witches, who along with long-lived vampire Matthew Clairmont has broken the law of dividing creatures. The fragile coexistence of witches, daemons, vampires and humans has been dangerously threatened. Seeking safety, Diana and Matthew travel back in time to London, 1590. But they soon realise that the past may not provide a haven... This is a book that will appeal to fans of fantasy and romance and fans of the original are sure to fall for Diana and Matthew once more in this stunning, richly imagined, epic tale.
Please note that this hardback has 580 pages and not 336 as advertised in our recent catalogue.
Eight novels that will introduce readers to the enigmatic and vibrant nature of the science fiction and fantasy genres. All these books are still held in high esteem by today's authors, and you'll have the chance to meet vampires, demons and become immersed in fantastical worlds. This introductory set includes I Am Legend, The Name Of The Wind, The Lies of Locke Lamora, The Book Of The New Sun, Flowers For Algernon, Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep, Hyperion and Eric.
The twelfth True Blood book from Charlaine Harris, Deadlocked continues the adventures of cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse - and the vampires and shapeshifters are still not getting on with each other. Sookie and Area Five investigator Bill find themselves having to solve the murder of a woman whose body has just been found in Eric Northman's front yard. Sookie believes that this time the dead girl's fate has nothing to do with her, but she is wrong. She has an enemy far more devious than she'd ever expect - and this enemy is aiming to make Sookie's world come crashing down.