By Chris d'Lacey
While Michael Malone discovers his supernatural skill to change fact, he's recruited through a firm devoted to investigating unusual and paranormal phenomena. He joins in hopes of discovering his father, who mysteriously vanished 3 years past. Michael's first activity is to unravel the secret of a puppy he rescued from a precarious clifftop -- a secret that leads him to a wierd and sickly classmate and a tender woman who used to be killed in a devastating twist of fate. Stakes are excessive as Michael learns to harness his newfound skill and discover the lethal fact approximately his father's disappearance.
A daring and exciting story of trade realities, paranormal secret, and impressive event.
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Just as a backup. ” She grinned like a weather girl predicting sunny spells. Mom’s chest expanded with air. ” I just wanted to be done with it now so I could go to school and forget about the cliff. I was missing English, my favorite subject. I touched Mom’s arm and stepped out of the house. They arranged me on the lawn, but away from the cedar tree, wanting the meadow in the background, they said. Eddie asked me to raise my hands level with my chest, as if to say, Hey, it was nothing. I save dogs all the time.
But as far as I knew, Freya lived alone with her father — who was sick. So what was the husky doing up there? And something else didn’t compute. Later that day, I was passing the gym, when I looked in and saw Josie behind a music stand, practicing the flute. I watched for a minute, impressed by the way she moved her head to the flight of the music without ever shifting her gaze from the score. Eventually, Mrs. McNiece, her music teacher, opened the door a crack and asked if I needed to speak to my sister.
I have it on good authority that Freya went through a difficult, lifethreatening operation when she was younger. She came to Holton with her father to make a new start. If I hear one more slur about vampires or crows or staking of hearts, I will make all of you read Bram Stoker’s Dracula and then require an essay from each of you on the moral agenda that underpins the general story arc. ” “Yes, sir,” we said, like terrified rabbits. Lauren Shenton flapped a hand in the air. ” “Sir, no one really wants to dis Freya, but, you know, she won’t get involved.
A Dark Inheritance (Unicorne Files, Book 1) by Chris d'Lacey