Runelight by Joanne M Harris

By Joanne M Harris

The subsequent gripping story of magic, experience and Norse mythology from the SUNDAY instances bestselling writer of CHOCOLAT and THE GOSPEL OF LOKI.

The squabbling Norse gods and goddesses of Runemarks are again! and there is a feisty new heroine at the scene: Maggie, a woman an identical age as Maddy yet mentioned a global aside - actually, in World's finish, the point of interest of the Order within which Maddy was once raised. Now the Order is destroyed, Chaos is filling the vacuum left behind... and is breaching the typical world.
Six hundred miles aside, ladies every one undergo on their pores and skin a runemark: a logo of the outdated Days whilst the identified Worlds have been governed via the gods from their sky fortress, Asgard.

Now Asgard lies in ruins, and the ability of the gods has lengthy because been destroyed.

Or so all people thinks.

yet not anything is misplaced for ever, and the gods have not given up but (nor stopped squabbling!) they usually wish the facility of the runes borne by means of Maddy and Maggie - those new runes, which hold large capability, their runelight shining out as a portent to the future.

quickly either ladies are swept right into a maelstrom of cataclysmic occasions that are to attract them nearer and towards one another, and closer and closer to a terrible fight the place each one needs to end up the place their loyalty lies . . .

full of creative and funny aspect, trickery and treachery, carnage and lunacy, Runelight is the second one name - following Runemarks - in a chain of gloriously imaginitive and dramatic stories concerning the Norse gods.

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