a signed copy of Wormwood!
signing: Saturday 12 June 2004:
11:30 - 13:30 - Whitby Bookshop, 88 Church Street, Whitby
15:00 - 16:00 - Waterstone's, 97-98 Westborough, Scarborough
after the runaway success of his first novel, Shadowmancer, GP Taylor's
mix of adventure, action, folklore and superstition is blended again
for his second book, Wormwood.
Sabian Blake, astronomer, scientist, and master of the Kabbalah,
is in possession of the Nemorensis, an ancient leather-bound book
which holds the secrets of the universe.
bears a mysterious inscription in the margin: "Wormwood, the
bright star shall fall from the sky and many will die from its bitterness."
this prophecy could prove the key to saving London from a catastrophic
others are interested in the Nemorensis too ... for much more sinister
is billed as an edge-of-the-seat thriller, full of vividly drawn
characters and unusual creatures.
got an eighteenth century London setting, a time that G.P. Taylor's
says "was a hotbed of intrigue and fear, where disease and
debauchery went hand in hand.
is an ideal backdrop for Wormwood, an exciting supernatural thriller,
set in London, that takes a wild walk through the dark side of human
and supernatural life.
to be read in the dark!"