Mark McKerracher

Fantasy fiction

Creatures of Flyn – Book 1


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An unstoppable disease.

A fanatical doctor.

A nightmare obsession.

As a deadly plague rips through Harriet’s village, unexpected salvation arrives in Adam: the bright-eyed novice healer with a hidden gift, who vanishes as quickly as he came. Haunted by weird nightmares and a witch’s dying words, Harriet seeks the truth about Adam and his mysterious home at Wolfern Priory.

But the world of healers is changing. The royal doctor Lady Hawkes is on a quest to perfect humanity, with her miraculous and addictive new treatment: the Mordant Sleep.

Swept along by dark rumours, guilty secrets and ancient powers, Harriet is drawn into the shadowy conflict between Mordancy and medicine, and finds that perfection can be deadlier than any plague.

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“I could barely put it down” – Anne

Rating: 4 out of 5.

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Rating: 5 out of 5.

“the twists and turns will keep you guessing all the way to the final reveal” – Cassidy

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“a great little mystery with a young cast of great characters and a well paced plot” – Steven

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“a beautifully written mystery story” – Mika

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“The setting, the prose, the magic and everything was great!” – Library of a Viking

Rating: 4 out of 5.

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