By Lara Adrian
An unique collaboration between 5 of the genre’s brightest authors, A Glimpse of Darkness is city myth as it’s by no means been performed before.
Munira bint Azhar, the half-human daughter of a djinn, is a talented Retriever within the urban of Port dusk. Now the robust sorcerer Temesis has given Munira a dire ultimatum: scouse borrow a paranormal lantern the sunshine of Ta’lab from the awful undead state lower than the town, or watch her father die at Temesis’s hand. Will she be capable to retrieve the lantern and shop her father’s existence, or will they either perish within the method?
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