The Child Thief: A Novel

The Child Thief: A Novel


Peter is speedy, bold, and entire of mischief—and like every boys, he likes to play, notwithstanding his video games usually lead to blood. His eyes are gleaming gold, and whilst he graces you along with his smile you're his good friend for all times, yet his promised land is not Neverland.

Fourteen-year-old Nick may were murdered through the drug buyers preying on his kin had Peter now not stored him. Now the irresistibly charismatic wild boy desires Nick to persist with him to a mystery position of significant experience, the place magic is alive and also you by no means get older. even if he's cautious of Peter's loopy speak of faeries and monsters, Nick is of the same opinion. in spite of everything, manhattan urban isn't any longer secure for him, and what extra may well he very likely lose?

There is always extra to lose.

Accompanying Peter to a grey and ravished island that was a lush, enchanted paradise, Nick reveals himself unwittingly recruited for a battle that has raged for centuries—one the place he needs to discover ways to struggle or die one of the "Devils," Peter's savage tribe of misplaced and stolen children.

There, Peter's darkish earlier is published: left to wolves as an child, despised and hunted, Peter strikes restlessly among the worlds of faerie and guy. the kid Thief is a pacesetter of bloodthirsty youngsters, a courageous pal, and a creature pushed to do no matter what he needs to to prevent the "Flesh-eaters" and store the final, wild magic during this loss of life land.

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