By Stephen Leather
“You're going to hell, Jack Nightingale.”
those are the phrases that ended Jack Nightingale's profession as a police negotiator. Now a suffering deepest detective, the chilling phrases go back with a vengeance whilst Jack inherits a mansion with a worthy library—and a terrifying caution from a guy who claims to be his father.
Nightingale speedy learns his soul used to be bought at start and a satan will come to assert it on his thirty-third birthday, that is simply 3 brief weeks away. It’s a troublesome capsule to swallow. He doesn't think in Hell and doubtless doesn't think in Heaven both. but if humans just about him begin to die horribly, he's resulted in the inescapable end that genuine evil should be at paintings. And if he doesn't have the opportunity out, he'll be damned for eternity.
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Oh, I’m not who you think I am. ” “I’m not. Pires and thropes don’t have that kind of skill with illusion glamours, and they don’t shapeshift into forms other than hairy ones. ” Selkie was the werewitch who used to work for Stoker—until I killed her. “Don’t know who that is. The only person I’m replacing is you, Jace—and just until I can get my hands on a certain shaman. Those bonds’ll untie themselves in two hours. ” She slides one of my scythes out of the holster tailored into my jacket. It’s a modified eskrima stick: about two feet long, made of ironwood with a conical silver tip, holding a recessed foot-long blade that snaps into place at a forty-five-degree angle and turns it into a scythe.
I put the phone down on the cradle slowly. No point in trying to do a trace—she’s obviously not stupid. The question is, am I? * * * The answer, apparently, is yes. Just how stupid is an answer yet to be reached. If this mystery woman knows where I am, she must be using some sort of magic to keep tabs on me—guess the ritual Eisfanger performed on me before I left Seattle didn’t work. Or maybe he’s just outclassed. Whatever the explanation, if I tell Charlie or anyone else, I’ll get there and she’ll never show.
The Mantle advocates civil disobedience, workplace sabotage, and criminal negligence as tools for social change. Essentially, members believe in isolationism; golems shouldn’t even associate with the other races, let alone work for them. They’ve tried—unsucessfully, thus far—to organize several general strikes of all lem workers. ” Sure. Most lems were used as manual labor, but that included everything from forklift operators to construction crews—not to mention soldiers. If they all decided to put down their pallets, shovels, and crossbows at the same time, it would bring the world to a halt.
Nightfall (Nightingale, Book 1) by Stephen Leather