And they need to use it, because, clearly, something is up. Leave the lights on for this first book in a new thriller series! The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Pendragon invites you to enter The Library, where the stories you can’t finish just might finish you. Any way they possibly can. They all have a story.
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