The Second Siege: Book Two of The Tapestry

By Henry H. Neff

A fast paced, genre-blending adventure—now in paperback!

The Tapestry sequence keeps to weave threads of delusion, mythology, technology fiction, and secret right into a completely unique event that appeals to fanatics of every thing from Harry Potter to Lord of the jewelry to The X-Men. Genre-blending and entirely illustrated, The Tapestry novels have stuck the eye of middle-grade and younger grownup readers alike—and the sequence is barely getting bigger.

In this moment e-book of the sequence, grave forces are converging to grab keep an eye on of the ebook of Thoth, a hidden artifact whose pages carry the most important to creating—or unraveling—the very threads of lifestyles. Max McDaniels and David Menlo embark on a quest to guard the booklet from the demon Astaroth, who may take advantage of its secrets and techniques with dire end result. And with Astaroth loose after centuries of imprisonment, the realm outdoor Rowan’s gates has already develop into hostile.

Far from domestic, bring to a halt in the back of enemy strains, Max and his allies needs to trip throughout Europe, descend into the fabled Frankfurt Workshop, courageous the tangled corners of the Black wooded area . . . and go past the veils of our very world.

"After devouring this name, younger enthusiasts might be clamoring for more."—Kirkus Reviews

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Max used to be prone to agree. He didn't just like the inspiration of a demon—any demon—flitting approximately campus on mystery errands. Connor, although, in simple terms overlooked Sarah and stored his consciousness all for the impeccably adapted creature elimination a singed thread from his swimsuit jacket. “What in the event that they see you? ” requested Connor, ignoring Sarah. “They won’t,” stated Mr. Sikes reassuringly. “And they won’t be harm in any respect? ” requested Connor. “No unwanted side effects or something like that? ” “Never in life,” promised the imp. outdated Tom chimed seven o’clock, and Max felt his belly growl. there has been one other knock on the door. “That’s most likely David,” acknowledged Max, glancing on the key sitting on his roommate’s cloth cabinet. He climbed the steps and opened the door in simple terms to discover Cooper looming open air. Max had by no means obvious Cooper within the dormitory wings and guessed that his unforeseen presence accounted for the empty hallway and its uncharacteristic silence. “Hi, Cooper! ” Max shouted, for the advantage of these downstairs. Cooper gave Max a quizzical look yet acknowledged not anything as he stepped previous Max to check the room and its celestial ceiling. Max heard the frantic whispers of his classmates down less than. “Who else is right here? ” requested the Agent, eyeing the staircase to the reduce point. “Nobody,” acknowledged Max defensively. “I suggest, not anyone who shouldn’t be right here. I suggest, er, Connor, Cynthia, Sarah, and Lucia. ” “Dinner’s getting chilly downstairs,” Cooper murmured. “They’ll have to hurry in the event that they are looking to consume. ” “What? ” requested Max. “They need to move? ” “No,” stated Cooper. “You do. seize a sweater. ” Max hesitated. “And the place do i must cross? ” “The Director’s determined that you simply and David are to be Acclimated,” stated Cooper. “We need to be there sooner than hour of darkness. ” “Maybe I may still seek advice from Ms. Richter,” acknowledged Max, by no means liking the sound of Acclimation. “The Director’s been in conferences ever considering that witch left. She’s to not be disturbed. ” “But I haven’t slept in, like, twenty-four hours,” pleaded Max. “You can sleep within the car,” muttered Cooper unsympathetically. “Where’s David? ” “I don’t know,” stated Max quick, very nervous that Cooper aren't study whatever of Mr. Sikes. “He left a short while in the past. ” Cooper frowned. “We have to locate him—now. ” “Guys,” referred to as Max, “I’ve bought to move someplace with Cooper. ” the ladies shuffled upstairs, murmuring good-byes as they filed fast prior Cooper. Connor got here final, hefting his duffel and retaining the small felt bag of stones. “Hey, Max,” he acknowledged. “That factor is all taken care of—I wouldn’t fear approximately it. ” “Er, thanks,” acknowledged Max, secretly horrified that Connor had despatched Mr. Sikes on his errands. Connor disappeared into his room around the corridor, and Max trotted again downstairs to grab a couple of sweatshirts. All proof of Mr. Sikes’s stopover at had vanished—the lemonades, coasters, and gleaming circle have been nowhere to be stumbled on. because it became out, David was once effortless to trace down; Cooper and Max stumbled upon him once they walked out front door of the Manse. David sat on the fringe of the drive’s round fountain, dragging his hand throughout the gurgling water and observing out at a sky of fading yellows and oranges that signaled the tip of the day.

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