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Shadow of Night Chapter One (All Souls Trilogy #2)

Shadow of Night Chapter One (All Souls Trilogy #2)

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Genres: FantasyHistorical

Status: Full

Updated date: 08:08:14 11/08/2022

Description "Shadow of Night Chapter One (All Souls Trilogy #2)"

We arrived in an undignified heap of witch and vampire. Matthew was underneath me, his long limbs bent into an uncharacteristically awkward position. A large book was squashed between us, and the force of our landing sent the small silver figurine clutched in my hand sailing across the floor. "Are we in the right place?" My eyes were screwed shut in case we were still in Sarah's hop barn in twenty-first-century New York, and not in sixteenth-century Oxfordshire. Even so, the unfamiliar scents told me I was not in my own time or place. Among them was something grassy and sweet, along with a waxen smell that reminded me of summer. There was a tang of wood smoke, too, and I heard the crackle of a fire. "Open your eyes, Diana, and see for yourself." A feather-light touch of cool lips brushed my cheek, followed by a soft chuckle. Eyes the color of a stormy sea looked into mine from a face so pale it could only belong to a vampire. Matthew's hands traveled from neck to shoulders. "Are you all right?" After journeying so far into Matthew's past, my body felt as though it might come apart with a puff of wind. I hadn't felt anything like it after our brief timewalking sessions at my aunts' house. "I'm fine. What about you?" I kept my attention fixed on Matthew rather than daring a look around. "Relieved to be home." Matthew's head fell back