Shadowlark
20%
off

Shadowlark

3.95 (1,301 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day
When will my order arrive?

Description

"They only come at night, when the Star fades" Lark Ainsley escapes the Iron Wood to search for her brother, only to find herself captured and imprisoned in an underground metropolis. Powerful magic protects the city of Lethe, providing sanctuary from the Empty Ones, monsters who hunger for human flesh. But this magic comes at a terrible price, and the city lives in fear of their leader Prometheus and his gang of Eagles. Danger lies in the shadows, and Lark must find the light . . .show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 21mm | 224g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0552565571
  • 9780552565578
  • 250,608

Review quote

"Spooner's follow up is even stronger and more gripping than the debut and is sure to ensnare further loyal readers." * Booklist * "Fans of the first novel will be delighted; those new to the trilogy will be as well, assisted by enough backstory to follow the action, and both groups will eagerly await the concluding volume." -- Bonnie Kunzel * Kirkus *show more

About Meagan Spooner

Meagan Spooner was born in Washington, D.C., where she grew up reading and writing every spare moment of the day. She has travelled all over the world to places like Egypt, Greece, Antarctica, the Galapagos, Chile, the Arctic Circle and Australia, and graduated with a degree in playwriting from Hamilton College in New York. When she's not writing about the end of the world, she's writing about its beginning, indulging a lifelong obsession with mythology and fairy tales.show more

Review Text

"Spooner's follow up is even stronger and more gripping than the debut and is sure to ensnare further loyal readers."show more

Back cover copy

“They only come at night, when the Star fades” Lark Ainsley escapes the Iron Wood to search for her brother, only to find herself captured and imprisoned in an underground metropolis. Powerful magic protects the city of Lethe, providing sanctuary from the Empty Ones, monsters who hunger for human flesh. But this magic comes at a terrible price, and the city lives in fear of their leader Prometheus and his gang of Eagles. Danger lies in the shadows, and Lark must find the light . . .show more

Rating details

1,301 ratings
3.95 out of 5 stars
5 32% (419)
4 38% (498)
3 24% (306)
2 5% (65)
1 1% (13)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X