The White Forest: A Novel

The White Forest: A Novel

Adam McOmber


during this hauntingly unique debut novel a few younger lady whose atypical skills aid her infiltrate a mysterious mystery society, Adam McOmber makes use of fantastical twists and darkish turns to create a fast paced, unforgettable tale.
Young Jane Silverlake lives along with her father in a crumbling kinfolk property at the fringe of Hampstead Heath. Jane has a secret—an unexplainable present that enables her to determine the souls of artificial objects—and this expertise isolates her from the skin global. Her maximum pleasure is wandering the wild heath along with her friends, Madeline and Nathan. yet because the associates come of age, their idyll is shattered by means of the sentiments either ladies increase for Nathan, and by way of Nathan’s curiosity in a cult led by way of Ariston Day, a charismatic mystic well liked by London’s elite. Day encourages his fans to discover dream manipulation with the objective of getting to know a wierd hidden international, a spot he calls the Empyrean.
A yr later, Nathan has vanished, and the famed Inspector Vidocq arrives in London to untangle the occasions that led as much as Nathan’s disappearance. As a sinister fact emerges, Jane realizes she needs to realize the origins of her expertise, and use it to discover Nathan herself, earlier than it’s too overdue.

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