Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 400 pages, 3.26 × 2.26 × 0.46 in
Published: April 6, 2010
Publisher: Doubleday Canada
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0385665369
ISBN - 13: 9780385665360
Read from the Book
One AFTER FOUR NIGHTS ON the run, I was finally safe, tucked into bed and enjoying the deep, dreamless sleep of the dead . . . until the dead decided they’d really rather have me awake. It started with a laugh that slid into my sleep and pulled me out of it. As I rose on my elbows, blinking and struggling to remember where I was, a whisper snaked around me, words indistinguishable. I rubbed my eyes and yawned. Dull gray light shone through the curtains. The room was silent and still. No ghosts, thank God. I’d had enough in the last few weeks to last me a lifetime. A scrape at the window made me jump. These days, every branch scratching the glass sounded like a zombie I’d raised from the dead, clawing to get in. I went to the window and pulled back the curtains. It’d been nearly dawn by the time we got to the house, so I knew it had to be at least midmorning, but the fog outside was so thick I couldn’t see anything. I leaned closer, nose pressed to the cold glass. A bug splattered against the window and I jumped a foot in the air. A laugh sounded behind me. I whirled, but Tori was still in bed, whimpering in her sleep. She’d thrown off the covers and was curled up on her side, her dark hair spiked across the pillow. Another chuckle erupted behind me. Definitely a guy’s laugh. But no one was there. No, strike that. I just couldn’t see anyone. For a necromancer, that doesn&rsq
From the Publisher
Only two weeks ago, life was all too predictable. But that was before I saw my first ghost. Now along with my supernatural friends Tori, Derek, and Simon, I''m on the run from the Edison Group, which genetically altered us as part of their sinister experiment. We''re hiding in a safe house that might not be as safe as it seems. We''ll be gone soon anyway, back to rescue those we''d left behind and take out the Edison Group . . . or so we hope.
About the Author
KELLEY ARMSTRONG is the author of New York Times
bestselling The Summoning and The
Awakening, as well as the internationally bestselling
series, Women of the Otherworld. Armstrong lives in rural Ontario
with her husband and three children.
"There''s never a slow moment in their journey or a false line in
- Charlaine Harris, author of Dead to the World
"Kelley Armstrong has created a gritty, realistic world both teen
and adult readers will enjoy. Edge-of-the-seat reading, with plenty
of surprises. I want the next installment now!"
- Kim Harrison, author of White Witch, Black
"Armstrong continues to captivate. I''m hooked!"
- Melissa Marr, author of Wicked Lovely