Time is running out for Aisling of Bruadair to find a mercenary to save her country. Luckily for them both, Rùnach of Ceangail intends to help her.
Isaac Vainio, a Libriomancer who can magically reach into books and draw forth objects, is attacked by vampires and barely manages to escape. To his horror he discovers Gutenberg was kidnapped and the vampires are on the loose.
In his opening moves and only his wits and skill to aid him, Jess Brightwell betrayed his friends. Now it falls to smugglers and thieves to save the Great Library, if they can stay alive.
Restless, Inspector Ian Rutledge flees London only to meet a frightened woman standing over a body on a lonely road. Killing that continues, revealing horrible bitterness.
Kyle wins a coveted spot to the opening night of fun, food, and lots of games for the new library. But when morning comes, the guests must solve the clues to “escape”.
Thursday is on her toughest assignment yet, desperate to uneradicate Landen, prevent a coup by Yorrick Kaine, end the hostile takeover in Hamlet, stop Armageddon… And who will babysit her son while she does it?
The fate of the world is down to a PITA Crow girl, Erin Amsel, who must retrieve a giant’s sword by going where no Crow dares. And Stieg Engstrom is just the Raven to help her.