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Academic collection practices in recent years have extended to the private libraries of notable individual authors. As a consequence, book historians have become more interested in the study of provenance of the contents of these libraries, while literary scholars have devoted more attention to authorial annotations. At the same time,…
The apprentice necromancer, Johan, thinks she may be haunted.But when Johan's master summons the ghost and captures it, Liza's relief is short-lived.The ghost is actually a god – one of Sikivis' two brothers who stole the bulk of his powers and trapped him in a hiding place long ago.
Liza searches Graybury's temples to find out the truth about Sikivis and his brothers, but what she discovers disturbs her more than she expected.Sikivis is a god of death – something Sikivis's monks have failed to mention to her.And she's not the first weaver Sikivis has asked for help.
If Liza's going to help Sikivis retrieve his powers, she'll have to draw on all her skills as a spinner and weaver.She'll need the help of her friends even more:Johan, the monk Kim, and Zack, the baker's boy Liza may be falling in love with.But the hardest part is deciding whether to help Sikivis at all.