Book 3 in the Whyborne & Griffin seriesPrevious book: Threshold Mysterious happenings are nothing new to reclusive scholar Percival Endicott Whyborne, but finding one of his colleagues screaming for help in the street is rather unusual. Allan Tambling claims he can't remember any of the last... show more
Book 3 in the Whyborne & Griffin seriesPrevious book: Threshold Mysterious happenings are nothing new to reclusive scholar Percival Endicott Whyborne, but finding one of his colleagues screaming for help in the street is rather unusual. Allan Tambling claims he can't remember any of the last hour--but someone murdered his uncle, and Allan is covered in blood.Whyborne's lover, dashing ex-Pinkerton detective Griffin Flaherty, agrees to prove Allan's innocence. But when Allan is deemed insane and locked away in the Stormhaven Lunatic Asylum, Griffin finds himself reliving the horrifying memories of his own ordeal inside a madhouse.Along with their friend Christine, the two men become drawn deeper and deeper into a dark web of conspiracy, magic, and murder. Their only clue: a missing artifact depicting an unknown god. Who stole the artifact, and why can't Allan remember what happened? And what is the truth behind the terrible experiments conducted on Stormhaven's forbidden fourth floor? It will take all of Whyborne's sorcery and Griffin's derring-do to stop the murderers and save Allan. But first, they must survive an even greater challenge: a visit from Griffin's family.
Publish date: 2013-12-02
Pages no: 176
Edition language: English
Series: Whyborne & Griffin (#3)
This one was the most angsty/ feelings filled one and I LOVED IT. There was the usual mystery to solve with the amazing Christine to help (whom I love, by the way because she's amazing and she's a complete badass) but i also loved that there was more to the story. A lot of feelings and trouble t...
4.5 stars for Whyborne and GriffinThe third book in the series brings us to a place where I personally never wanted to go - the asylum. And it was bad, reading about the pain and memories Griffin has to go through, the awful things he is forced to rememeber while investigating a murder. But I loved ...
Ok so here's me roaring through these books dealing with the whole aliens, monsters and who knows what that are coming at me and I'm enjoying it...a lot! Or at least I thought I was and then I read 'Stormhaven' and now I know. I've just been reading the warm up. This for me was superb!!! I loved i...
FANTASTIC! I'm simply in love with this series! Possible mild spoilers ahead, so be warned!This time around we find ourselves smack in the middle of Griffin's worst nightmare: a case revolving a nuthouse!! Needless to say this was extremely difficult to read at times, Girffin's memories were excruc...
"Screams and howls rose from every room, the madmen struggling against their bindings or slamming into the doors, as if in a panic to get out before the monster in their dreams erupted into reality.”See this one was always going to freak me out. Asylums and the 1800’s? Scary!! Add a new cult, nightm...