A Book of Spirits and Thieves Teaser


A Book of Spirits and Thieves (Spirits and Thieves #1)

by Morgan Rhodes

Book Synopsis(Goodreads):

Modern-day sisters discover deadly ancient magic in book 1 of this Falling Kingdoms spin-off series!

Worlds collide in this suspenseful, page-turning Falling Kingdoms spin-off series, which explores a whole new side of Mytica—and an even darker version of its magic.

Crystal Hatcher, Modern-day Toronto: It’s a normal afternoon in her mother’s antique bookshop when Crys witnesses the unthinkable: her little sister Becca collapses into a coma after becoming mesmerized by a mysterious book written in an unrecognizable language.

Maddox Corso, Ancient Mytica: Maddox Corso doesn’t think much of it when he spots an unfamiliar girl in his small village. Until, that is, he realizes that she is a spirit, and he is the only one who can see or hear her. Her name is Becca Hatcher, and she needs Maddox to help get her home.

Farrell Grayson, Modern-day Toronto: Rich and aimless Farrell Grayson is thrilled when the mysterious leader of the ultra-secret Hawkspear Society invites him into the fold. But when he learns exactly what he has to do to prove himself, Farrell starts to question everything he thought he knew about family, loyalty, and himself….

Fate has brought these young people together, but ancient magic threatens to rip them apart.

Quote 1:

“Look at me, will you?” the girl cried.  “Please!”

Her fearful tone pulled at him, and he finally met her gaze.

A whisper of relief moved through her eyes.  “My name is Becca Hatcher.  I don’t know what’s happened to me, where I am, or how I got here, but I know one thing.  You’re going to help me get back home.”

Morgan Rhodes, A Book of Spirits and Thieves

Quote 2:

“Tears aren’t just for babies. They’re proof that you feel something and aren’t afraid to show it. It’s those that won’t ever allow themselves to cry that are the weak ones.”

Morgan Rhodes, A Book of Spirits and Thieves

Quote 3:

“You’re not alone.  You have me, and I’m not going anywhere,” she said firmly.  Angrily.  “When the going gets tough, I believe in one thing, Maddox.  My gut.  It tells me which book to read next, even if it has lousy reviews; which movie to see, even if no one else wants to see it; which friends to hang out with, whether they’re popular or loners or smart or dumb as bricks.  And my gut tells me that you’re not going to die.  You’re important to this world.  And you’re important to me.  Got it?  You and me, we’re friends now.  And friends help each other out in bad, snake-monster, scary-goddess times.”

Morgan Rhodes, A Book of Spirits and Thieves

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