We’ve all come across those suave, confident, and all-so-knowing books that tell us precisely what to drink with which dish, how to swirl, sniff, slosh, and pronounce on our wine, and, above all, how to impress our friends and business associates with our expertise. Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making—with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband.... At twelve, Gideon witnessed his father, a world-class mathematician, accused of treason and gunned down.
Twelve years later, with her last breath, his mother told him his father was framed and deliberately slaughtered and begged her son to avenge him.
Armed with only a frying pan and common sense, witch-to-be Tiffany Aching has some unusual help in her struggle to defend her home: a clan of fierce, sheep-stealing, sword-wielding, six-inch-high blue men.
Together they'll face headless horsemen, ferocious grimhounds, terrifying dreams come true, and the sinister Queen of the Elves....
I’m tasked with protecting a beautiful scientist who may do exactly that… Living on the streets was hard; being part of a gang was harder.