Born into a family of powerful witchdoctors, Arrah yearns for magic of her own. But each year she fails to call forth her ancestral powers, while her ambitious mother watches with growing disapproval. There's only one thing Arrah hasn't tried, a...
"Elisabeth Scrivener has been raised in the Great Library of Summershall, among the magical, sentient grimoires that the library has custody of. When one of the magical books is sabotaged and kills the Director, Elisabeth is suspected and is escort..."
"11 years before the events of The Golden Compass, Malcolm Polstead is the son of an inkeeper who is very good at observing and listening. When the nuns in the priory across the river take in a baby named Lyra (later the protagonist of the "Hi..."
"Tana lives in a world where for the last decade, the rapid spread of vampirism has led to the erection of Coldtowns, quarantined ghettos for vampires and infected "cold" humans, in cities across the country. When Tana wakes up after an o..."