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By Henry H. Neff

A fast moving, genre-blending adventure—now in paperback!

The Tapestry sequence maintains to weave threads of delusion, mythology, technological know-how fiction, and secret right into a absolutely unique experience that appeals to enthusiasts of every little thing from Harry Potter to Lord of the earrings to The X-Men. Genre-blending and entirely illustrated, The Tapestry novels have stuck the eye of middle-grade and younger grownup readers alike—and the sequence is just getting bigger.

In this moment publication of the sequence, grave forces are converging to grab regulate of the e-book of Thoth, a hidden artifact whose pages carry the foremost to creating—or unraveling—the very threads of life. Max McDaniels and David Menlo embark on a quest to guard the e-book from the demon Astaroth, who could make the most its secrets and techniques with dire end result. And with Astaroth unfastened after centuries of imprisonment, the area outdoor Rowan’s gates has already turn into hostile.

Far from domestic, bring to a halt at the back of enemy strains, Max and his allies needs to trip throughout Europe, descend into the fabled Frankfurt Workshop, courageous the tangled corners of the Black wooded area . . . and move past the veils of our very world.

"After devouring this identify, younger lovers should be clamoring for more."—Kirkus Reviews

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You see, students, Dame Mala’s arrival this morning was most unexpected. Apparently, during his travels, our own Peter Varga visited the witches to enlist their aid in finding the children who were kidnapped last year. He mentioned the two of you and . . our guest arrived on our doorstep, to our great surprise and delight. ” Dame Mala beamed, revealing small yellowed teeth that had been filed to points. Beads and necklaces of semiprecious stones clicked and clacked as she stood and bowed low before them.

She said impressively, brandishing the organs in her fist and flinging them into a pot. Bob sighed from a nearby table, where he diced carrots with slow precision. “The Director thinks this is important,” Bob rumbled in his baritone. “Oh, ‘the Director thinks this is important,’ ” sneered Mum, mocking the huge Russian ogre’s accent while seizing the unfortunate turkey. She planted the bird on her head and snapped up a nearby broom, waving it under the ogre’s nose. ” she cackled. “Do they make him want to hide?

A moment later, Max found himself blinking at an elfin creature no taller than a candle. The tiny being stood within the circle of stones, dressed neatly in a banker’s suit and radiating an air of polite reserve. It had curling silver hair, bluish skin, an imposing Roman nose, and the attentive yellow eyes of a cat. Pivoting on a well-polished shoe, it took a long look at each of them. When its gaze reached Connor, the creature bowed low and spoke in a voice as smooth and flowing as a ribbon of silk.

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