Night Watch: Book One

Night Watch: Book One

Sergei Lukyanenko

They are the "Others," an historic race of supernatural beings—magicians, shape-shifters, vampires, and healers—who stay between us. Human born, they need to opt for a facet to swear allegiance to—the darkish or the Light—when they arrive of age.

For a millennium, those competitors have coexisted in an uneasy peace, enforced by way of defenders just like the evening Watch, forces of the sunshine who safeguard opposed to the darkish. yet prophecy decrees that one perfect "Other" will come up to spark a cataclysmic war.

Anton Gorodetsky, an untested mid-level mild magician with the evening Watch, discovers a cursed younger woman—an different of large capability unallied with both side—who can shift the stability of energy. With the conflict strains among gentle and darkish drawn, the magician needs to movement conscientiously, for one incorrect step may well suggest the start of annihilation.

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