by William Ritter

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This standalone adventure set in the world of the New York Times bestselling Jackaby series brims with humor, heart, and—of course—a hefty dose of supernatural mayhem.
Abigail Rook never intended to be the mortal bridge between the human and supernatural world. But now, the power of the Sight--and all the chaos...
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Published By Algonquin Young Readers

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 368

Publication Date 08/22/2023

ISBN 9781643752402

Dimensions 5.85 inches x 8.6 inches

"Expertly blends witty banter, sympathetic, struggling characters, descriptive worldbuilding, and sometimes-gory supernatural crimes with all-too-believable motives. Quick-moving action and creative supernatural elements will hold readers’ attention…. Lively supernatural investigations with humor and heart."
— Kirkus Reviews

"Well done, and will help new readers find this series in all its amazingness."


"A fun, supernatural and historical mystery."

— Youth Services Book Review

Praise for the Jackaby Series:

"We honestly couldn't put it down."

"Fast-paced and full of intrigue."

“Sherlock Holmes crossed with Buffy the Vampire Slayer.” 
— Chicago Tribune

“With tension as taut as a high wire, this series blends laugh-out-loud humor and ghastly horror with supernatural skill . . . Perfect for fans of Harry Potter, Grimm and Sherlock Holmes.”
— Justine Magazine