In 1348 Vebbia Carfax, accused of witchcraft, faced the terrifying ordeal of judgement by fire. Nearly eight hundred years later her descendant, 14-year-old Lily Carfax, moves from London to the ancient Carfax Hall. There she meets a mysterious stranger with no reflection who can move at supernatural speed. Luckily, Lily finds support from her new friends, Charlie, Hari and James, a bunch of extraordinary kids who share her horrifying secret. Soon they are plunged into an adventure full of bloodthirsty desire, danger and strange new worlds inhabited by new-found friends, foes, heroes and monsters. Who can they trust? And how will the events of the past affect them?
This is Book 1 in the The Carfax Chronicles Series. See all The Carfax Chronicles books here.
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