Perfect for fans of The Thief Lord!Aribella lives in Venice, the daughter of an impoverished lace-maker. But she has a deadly secret: when angered, sparks shoot from her fingertips.
Unable to keep her power hidden, she flees - but when dark spectres rise from the lagoon, the fire in her hands saves her life.
A stranger witnesses the attack - and through him, Aribella leaves her old life behind and discovers the world of the Cannovacci, magical warriors sworn to defeat the strange spectres menacing the city ...
YFC Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage), YFH Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage), YFT Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage), YNX Mysteries, the supernatural, monsters & mythological beings (Children’s/Teenage)