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Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth: A Novel of the Nightside

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My name is John Taylor. I’m a PI for hire in the Nightside, the dark and corrupt city within the city of London. Where the sun never shines and where pleasure and horror are always on sale—for the right price.

Not a nice place to visit or a nice place to live. So you wouldn’t think I would care that it was about to be destroyed, by none other than my very own long-missing, not-quite-human mom.

But I do. I was born here, I live here, and I got friends here. They might not all be acceptable in polite company, but they’re my friends, nonetheless.

I know that I’m the only one who can stop her. The trick is, how to do it without fulfilling this prophecy that says whatever action I take, not only is the Nightside doomed, but the rest of the world will soon follow…

Synopsis:

Private Eye John Taylor is the only thing standing between his not-quite-human mother and the destruction of the magical realm within London known as the Nightside.

About the Author

Simon R. Green is a New York Times bestselling author whose works include Drinking Midnight Wine, Beyond the Blue Moon, Blue Moon Rising, The Adventures of Hawk & Fisher, and the Deathstalker series. A resident of Bradford-on-Avon in England, he is currently working on the next Deathstalker novel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780441013876
Author:
Green, Simon R.
Publisher:
Ace Books
Subject:
London (england)
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Private investigators
Subject:
Fantasy - Contemporary
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Fantasy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Nightside
Series Volume:
6
Publication Date:
20060331
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
6.78x4.28x.73 in. .27 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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