The Keeper (Vega Jane, Book 2)

By David Baldacci

Vega Jane used to be continuously informed nobody may possibly go away town of Wormwood. She was once informed there has been not anything outdoors however the Quag, a wasteland choked with possibility and loss of life. and she or he believed it -- until eventually the evening she stumbled throughout a mystery that proved that every thing she knew was once a lie.

Now only one factor stands among Vega Jane and freedom -- the Quag. in an effort to depart Wormwood and notice the reality approximately her international, Vega and her ally Delph needs to have the ability to make it throughout a terrifying land of bloodthirsty creatures and sinister magic. however the Quag is worse than Vega Jane's darkest imagining. it is a dwelling, respiring criminal designed to maintain enemies out and the villagers of Wormwood in.

The Quag will throw every thing at Vega Jane. it's going to try and holiday her. it is going to try and kill her. And survival may perhaps come at a cost now not even Vega Jane is keen to pay.

Bestselling writer David Baldacci unleashes a storm of motion and adrenaline that takes readers to the breaking point.

Show description

Quick preview of The Keeper (Vega Jane, Book 2) PDF

Show sample text content

I suggest, we’re now not family members or whatever. simply Furinas. ” “Who was once left of your loved ones? ” His gaze turned downcast. “Me mum and me sister. Me dad and older brother have been killed decades in the past. ” “How? ” “Colossal. There … there has been not anything i'll do. Bloody lycans killed the remainder of the Furinas. ’Cept for puppy and me. whilst I observed them issues charging us, all i needed to do was once slaughter ’em all! ” he additional fiercely. He paused and seemed once again at Petra. “Pet and me been jointly your time now. Like having me sister again, i suppose.

Remain out of the water” was once her prepared answer. subsequent gentle, WE walked into the school room to discover Archie there yet no longer Astrea. “Where is she? ” I requested, atmosphere my sure parchment on my table. Archie stated, “She’ll be alongside. simply completing a few issues for this lesson, I reckon. ” “The 5th Circle,” stated Delph. “That’s what now we have left. The final one. ” The door to the room opened and Astrea stepped via. in the beginning I couldn’t imagine what was once mistaken. yet then it struck me. She regarded older. Her darkish hair had a few white in it round the roots.

Cataclysmic options by surprise hit me. Our issues? My wand! The Adder Stone. Destin. I appeared wildly round and let loose a breath of aid whilst I observed our tucks sitting aspect by way of part. I opened them and observed neat bundles of nutrition and jugs of water. I appeared down. The leather-based harness was once strapped to my torso. On my thumb used to be my grandfather’s ring. I lifted my cloak. Destin used to be round my waist. I felt within the cloak pocket and my hand closed round first the Stone after which my wand. I took out the latter and gripped it loosely.

I controlled to regain just a little calm and regarded round. where jogged my memory of Stacks with its excessive ceilings, stone stairs, white marble balustrades and arched columns top into different rooms. i began up the steps to determine what used to be at the moment point, whilst I heard it. “May I assist you? ” midway up the steps, I whirled round, attempting to find the resource of the phrases. My gaze had omitted a nook at the first flooring. yet then I got here again to it because the, good, no matter what it was once, moved out into the open the place i'll see it essentially.

No,” snapped Delph. “You can’t constantly be the single to head it on my own. ” Lackland stated, “How ’bout the canines, eh? ” “Shut up, Lackland,” I barked. Delph pulled me apart and whispered, “Let’s have a cross at him and take his blasted boat. ” “You observed what he simply did to you. And his oar it seems that is greater than a fit for my wand. ” Delph acknowledged in a regular voice, “Then how can we decide on, eh? ” Petra acknowledged, “I vote for Lack to move in. ” Lackland swore below his breath. “Why me? ” “Well, we'd like Vega’s wand to get via, don’t we?

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.19 of 5 – based on 13 votes