By Kim Wilkins
"Adult fairy stories do not come any greater than this."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
When an historical gold undergo is located walled up in a dilapidated St. Petersburg bathhouse, researcher Daniel St. Clair and his frosty colleague Em Hayward set out for the college in Arkhangelsk to make sure its age. alongside the way in which they're mysteriously set adrift. Maps are abruptly lifeless. misplaced and exhausted they flip north, sinking even deeper into the secrets and techniques and terrors of the Russian landscape.
Daniel's misplaced love, the wild and lovely Rosa Kovalenka, fears the worst while Daniel is going lacking and resolves to discover him. to take action will suggest confronting her previous and secrets and techniques that she has fought to suppress. the one strategy to store him is to head ahead, the place she encounters the haunted Chenchikov extended family, a kin with their very own shadowy tangle of grief, hope, and treachery.
In the unknowable, impenetrable Russian woodland, Rosa meets an enigmatic wanderer who's packed with stories and riddles of instances previous. Who may perhaps carry the foremost to Rosa and Daniel's future--or the destruction in their world.
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