"Cinematic…. Vividly written."
"THE ARCANUM is a first-class thriller; superbly crafted, it moves like lightning, creating a world where historical fact and wild invention are interwoven. Marvellous stuff!"
–Clive Barker, author of Coldheart Canyon and The Abarat
“From some dark bridge between history and fiction, Thomas Wheeler’s THE ARCANUM throws the reader into a midnight’s maelstrom of mystery, thrills, and pure adrenaline fun. Hold your breath and enjoy the ride!”
–Wes Craven, director of the Scream and Nightmare on Elm St. series
From the Hardcover edition.