For readers of Deborah Harkness, J.D. Horn, Lev Grossman, and any supernatural thriller, a young witch must risk death and damnation to defeat a powerful ancient evil in Alex Gordon's follow-up to the masterful debut Gideon.
In unearthing her fathers secret past, Lauren Reardon discovered a shocking truth about herself. She is a Child of Endor, a sect of witches who believe they are the guardians of the thin placesareas across the globe where evil can seep through the divide between the worlds separating the living and the restless dead. At any time, she can be called upon to close one of these breaches and prevent demons from infiltrating our realm. When Lauren has a disturbing vision of an Oregon forest, she is drawn back to the familiar woods of the misty Pacific Northwest to investigate.
Locals had long whispered about an abandoned logging camp known as Jerichoof the strange disappearances and eerie sounds heard in the woods deep in the night. But these ghost stories only hint at the true evil lurking within the camps dilapidated buildings, a primeval malevolence far more terrifying than Laurens darkest imaginings. And now, Lauren must face this evil, even if it takes her life . . . even if it costs her soul.
- Format: EPUB
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins
- Publication Date: 05/04/2016
- Category: Horror & ghost stories
- ISBN: 9780062102331
- Paperback from £7.75