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May 08, 2012
| ISBN 9780823426874
| Middle Grade (10 and up)
May 08, 2012 | ISBN 9780823426874 | Middle Grade (10 and up)
Reunite with Juniper and his band of rebels three years after they liberated the Catacombs and established the democratic Nightshade CityA sense of peace has settled over Nightshade, but it is a false one. Billycan, the White Assassin, has been found deep in the southern swamps, where he now rules a horde of savage rats eager to overrun Nightshade City. With the help of an ancient colony of bats and an uneasy alliance with the swamp snakes, Juniper and his council set out to thwart Billycan’s plans. When a shocking secret is revealed, everything changes. The fate of Nightshade City and the life of Juniper’s only son depend on Juniper’s decision: should he help his mortal enemy? The past resurfaces with devastating impact in this sequel to Nightshade City, a dark tale of intrigue, deception, and betrayal.
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