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.

2 comments:

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.