By R. L. LaFevers
Being capable of notice black magic isn’t all tea and crumpets—and for Theodosia Throckmorton, it may be a decidedly difficult company! whilst Sticky Will drags Theo to a magic convey that includes the nice Awi Bubu, she speedy senses there's extra to the magician than he we could on, environment in movement a series of occasions she by no means can have bargained for.
Meanwhile, again on the Museum of Legends and Antiquities, Henry is domestic for the spring vacations and makes an unintended discovery of an artifact that alchemists were trying to find centuries. quickly, each black-cloaked occultist in London is attempting to get their arms on it . . .
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