Finished reading The Book of Stolen Tales today. I didn’t like it as much The Witch of Babylon, but it was still a good read. If you liked ‘Witch’ you will enjoy this volume. I will give it 3.5/5 stars. I’ll be sure to read The Angel of Eden soon.
The Book of Stolen Tales: Book Two In The Mesopotamian Trilogy
by D J Mcintosh @djmcintosh1
~~~ Book Description ~~~
In this highly anticipated sequel, John Madison travels to London to purchase at auction a rare seventeenth-century Italian book of fairy tales for an anonymous client. Madison is warned about the book’s malevolent history. but before he can deliver it to the buyer, he is robbed by a mysterious man claiming to be the book’s author. When his client disappears and the book’s provenance is questioned, Madison must immerse himself in the world of European artistocracy and rare book collectors. As the dark origins of certain fairy tales appear to come to life around him, Madison discovers that a well-loved children’s story contains a necromancer’s spell and points to the source of a deadly Mespotamian plague.
~~~ Taken From Amazon Product Page ~~~