A dark and compelling sequel to "The Named", Marianne Curley's new novel crackles with suspense and intrigue. Hell-bent on avenging the death of one of their best, the Order of Chaos gain the upper hand in their battle against the Guardians. As the Order's attempts to change history bear fruit, Ethan and Isabel notice subtle changes in their daily lives as an altered past impacts on the future. Before they can confront the Order, Ethan and Isabel, joined by Isabel's brother Matt, must risk everything to travel through a dark world and save Arkarian, without whom the future looks bleak. Told from the perspectives of Isabel and Arkarian, the edgy relationships and pacy narrative make for an unputdownable read.
- Paperback | 336 pages
- 126 x 196 x 24mm | 140.62g
- 15 Sep 2003
- Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- London, United Kingdom
'Another gripping teenage novel from the author of Old Magic. Once more Marianne Curley pulls off a thrilling, complicated and magical story while keeping a firm grip on the reality of present day life' Irish Independent 'This pacy, contemporary mix of action, suspense and fiery relationship is cleverly calculated to appeal to both boys and girls' Books Magazine 'Marianne Curley's second novel, The Named, succeeds in combining the contemporary with the historical in this lively, eventful adventure' Bookseller
About Marianne Curley
Marianne's debut novel Old Magic established her place as an exciting and original voice in the world of children's literature. The Dark is her third book with Bloomsbury. She lives in Australia with her family.