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Fall deeper under the spell of Diana and Matthew in the captivating second volume of the No.1 internationally bestselling ALL SOULS trilogy, following A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES.

In a world of witches, daemons and vampires the fragile balance of peace is unravelling. Diana and Matthew's forbidden love has broken the laws dividing creatures. To discover the manuscript which holds their hope for the future, they must now travel back to the past.

When Diana Bishop, descended from a line of powerful witches, discovered a significant alchemical manuscript in the Bodleian Library, she sparked a struggle in which she became bound to long-lived vampire Matthew Clairmont. Now the coexistence of witches, daemons, vampires and humans is dangerously threatened. Seeking safety, Diana and Matthew travel back in time to London, 1590. But they soon realise that the past may not provide a haven. Reclaiming his former identity as poet and spy for Queen Elizabeth, the vampire falls back in with a group of radicals known as the School of Night. Many are unruly daemons, the creative minds of the age, including playwright Christopher Marlowe and mathematician Thomas Harriot. Together Matthew and Diana scour Tudor London for the elusive manuscript Ashmole 782, and search for the witch who will teach Diana how to control her remarkable powers...

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Shadow of Night
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4.5 / 5
Fabulous book
July 9th, 2015
Kept me enthralled from start to finish. Can't wait to read the next one. Good layering of connecting storylines.
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Shadow of Night
March 18th, 2015
Not as good as first and last book but still good. Was interesting going back in time but a little too descriptive sometimes which made me skip past bits. Definitely well researched and the end leaves you hanging on to see what happens back in the new world.
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Shadow of the night
September 14th, 2014
Loved the trilogy please write another series
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Next Book Now Please.
July 5th, 2014
Like the first book it took me longer than it should have to read. I think because it gave me so much to think about it. Really enjoyed it and can't wait for the next.
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loved this
January 25th, 2014
Loved this book it was a great follow up to A Discovery of Witches.
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Loved
May 22nd, 2013
I loved this book and I cant wait to read the 3 rd part of it :-)
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