The Book of Life
The highly anticipated finale to the #1 New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A Discovery of Witches After traveling through time in Shadow of Night, the second book in Deborah Harkness’s enchanting series, historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont... show more
The highly anticipated finale to the #1 New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A Discovery of Witches After traveling through time in Shadow of Night, the second book in Deborah Harkness’s enchanting series, historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont return to the present to face new crises and old enemies. At Matthew’s ancestral home at Sept-Tours, they reunite with the cast of characters from A Discovery of Witcheswith one significant exception. But the real threat to their future has yet to be revealed, and when it is, the search for Ashmole 782 and its missing pages takes on even more urgency. In the trilogy’s final volume, Harkness deepens her themes of power and passion, family and caring, past deeds and their present consequences. In ancestral homes and university laboratories, using ancient knowledge and modern science, from the hills of the Auvergne to the palaces of Venice and beyond, the couple at last learn what the witches discovered so many centuries ago. With more than one million copies sold in the United States and appearing in thirty-eight foreign editions and translations, A Discovery of Witches and Shadow of Night have landed on all of the major bestseller lists and garnered rave reviews from countless publications. Eagerly awaited by Harkness’s legion of fans, The Book of Life brings this superbly written series to a deeply satisfying close.
Publish date: 15 lipca 2014
Publisher: Viking Adult
Pages no: 560
Edition language: English
Series: All Souls Trilogy (#3)
The final book of the all souls trilogy brought a nice closure to the series. The story We are back at the present and everyone is trying to piece together the mysteries that the elusive book of life holds. The writing It was more quick paced than the previous two. However, I was very frustrated...
I don't remember how I got my hands on this trilogy, but I am glad that I did! The story Meet Diana. A witch and a historian. Well not that kind of witch because you see when Diana was young she lost her parents and decided that she didn't want to do anything with magic. So she continues living...
I don’t really know what to say… I really loved this series and I’m sad that it ends here. Diana and Matthew are back in the present from Tudor time and Diana is pregnant with twins. Matthew is still trying to find a way to cure blood rage. All that lab work and DNA thing went way over my head ...
Diana and Matthew have returned to the present with a few surprises for everyone. But there are a few surprises for them as well that happened while they were gone, including the death of one of Diana's aunts. As their enemies work to separate Diana and Matthew, the search for Ashmole 782 becomes ev...
I had at first worried that it would be hard to get back into the story after such a long wait but this wasn't the case at all. I fell right back into the book and all of the original anticipation and excitement returned right away. I read well into the night until I had no choice but to put it do...