Friday, December 12, 2008

Cybele's Secret

Cybele's Secret by Juliet Marillier
Scholarly eighteen-year-old Paula and her merchant father journey from Transylvania to Istanbul to buy an ancient pagan artifact rumored to be charmed, but others, including a handsome Portuguese pirate and an envoy from the magical Wildwood, want to acquire the item, as well.


Heather M. Campbell said...

...The Turkish culture is well researched and skillfully incorporated, bringing a richness to the scene in which the plot effortlessly arcs.

Kirkus Reviews said...

Bewitching...a memorable page-turner.