Staked: The Iron Druid Chronicles

Staked: The Iron Druid Chronicles

Kevin Hearne


NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • Iron Druid Atticus O’Sullivan, hero of Kevin Hearne’s epic urban myth sequence, has some extent to make—and then force right into a vampire’s heart.
 
while a Druid has lived for 2 thousand years like Atticus, he’s certain to run afoul of some vampires. Make that legions of them. Even his former good friend and criminal information grew to become out to be a bloodsucking backstabber. Now the toothy troublemakers—led through power-mad pain-in-the-neck Theophilus—have develop into a major challenge requiring an answer. It’s time to make a stand.
 
As continually, Atticus wouldn’t brain a bit backup. yet his allies have difficulties in their personal. Ornery archdruid Owen Kennedy is having a wee little bit of troll difficulty: seems if you stiff a troll, it’s now not water lower than the bridge. in the meantime, Granuaile is wanting to unfastened herself of the Norse god Loki’s mark and elude his powers of divination—a quest that might carry her face-to-face with numerous Slavic nightmares.
 
As Atticus globetrots to forestall his nemesis Theophilus, the adventure ends up in Rome. What larger position to finish an immortal than the everlasting urban? yet poetic justice won’t come with no cost: which will defeat Theophilus, Atticus could have to lose an previous friend.
 
Praise for Kevin Hearne and The Iron Druid Chronicles
 
“[The Iron Druid books] are smart, fast moving and an excellent escape.”—Jason Weisberger, Boing Boing
 
“Celtic mythology and an old Druid with glossy angle combine it up within the Arizona barren region during this witty new delusion series.”—Kelly Meding, writer of Chimera
 
“Outrageously fun.”—The undeniable Dealer, on Hounded
 
“Superb . . . lots of quips and zap-pow-bang fighting.”Publishers Weekly (starred review), on Hounded
 
“Exciting . . . [Atticus] is without doubt one of the top major characters at present found in the city delusion genre.”Fantasy booklet Critic, on Tricked
 
“Funny, razor-sharp . . . lots of motion, humor, and mythology.”Booklist (starred review), on Shattered

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