Return to national bestselling author Devon Monk's heartpounding House Immortal series, where eleven powerful Houses control the world and all its resources. But now, the treaty between them has been broken, and no oneanot even the immortal galvanizedais safe.... Matilda Case isnat normal. Normal people arenat stitched together, inhumanly strong, and ageless, as she and the other galvanized are. Normal peopleas bodies donat hold the secret to immortalityasomething the powerful Houses will kill to possess. And normal people donat know that theyare going to die in a few days. Matildaas fight to protect the people she loves triggered a chaotic war between the Houses and shattered the worldas peace. On the run, she must find a way to stop the repeat of the ancient time experiment that gifted her and the other galvanized with immortality. Because this time, it will destroy her and everything she holds dear. Caught in a cat-and-mouse game of lies, betrayal, and unseen foes, Matilda must fight to save the world from utter destruction. But time itself is her enemy, and every second brings her one step closer to disaster....As soonas Nedsa#39; heads cleared the floorabove us, thehatch closed, snicking into place, then sealing withathud of metal sucking down vacuum tight. The darkness was complete ... Repairs, a he said, onewordon each exhale. aDays. To recover.
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2015-03-03|