By Juliet Dark
A can’t-miss learn for lovers of Deborah Harkness and Karen Marie Moning, The Angel Stone weaves a story of old folklore and exciting delusion with a passionate love tale that transcends time.
For Callie McFay, a half-witch/half-fey professor of folklore and Gothic literature, the struggle to avoid wasting the enchanted city of Fairwick, long island, is way from over. After a adversarial takeover via the Grove—a sinister staff of witches and their cohorts—many of the neighborhood fey were banished or killed, together with Callie’s one real love. And rather than the spirit of tolerance and concord, the hot management at Fairwick university has fostered an air of risk and mistrust.
together with her distinctive magical talents, Callie is the single one that can rescue her acquaintances from exile and repair order to the school—a job that calls for her to discover the Angel Stone, a mythical talisman of substantial energy. Propelled on a rare quest again to seventeenth-century Scotland, Callie hazards her existence to procure the stone. but whilst she encounters a lovely incarnation of her misplaced love, she unearths the higher probability is to her center. because the destiny of Fairwick hangs within the stability, Callie needs to make a wrenching selection: reclaim an opportunity for everlasting ardour or store every little thing she holds dear.
Praise for The Angel Stone
“Intelligently written and visually beautiful . . . This tale is a sheer delight.”—RT publication Reviews
“Dark skillfully entwines the prior and current, the mundane and magical, love and loss, to spin a superbly nuanced and sensuous story rooted in legend and lore.”—Booklist
Praise for Juliet Dark
“Dark’s letter-perfect gothic kind is a pleasing tribute to past gothic novels, and the mystical parts, together with incubi, fae, vampires, and witches, make this a stellar romance.”—Booklist, on The Demon Lover
“Fast relocating . . . may still attract readers of Charlaine Harris’ Sookie Stackhouse novels.”—New York magazine of Books, on The Water Witch
From the alternate Paperback edition.