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Pariah / Donald Hounam.

By: Hounam, Donald.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London, England : Corgi Books, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 392 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780552574402 (paperback).Subject(s): Magicians -- Fiction | Secret societies -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Young adult fictionDDC classification: 823.92 Summary: A kid in a crypt. A demon in a basement. A dead shark, rotting in the back of a police van. Forensic sorcerer Frank Sampson has a problem on his hands. The boy on the mortuary slab is dead; so why doesn't he act like it? Maybe it's something to do with the bizarre magic symbols carved into his flesh. The whole affair reeks of demonic ritual. But it's hard to investigate when you're in hiding and the Society of Sorcerers has a bonfire waiting for you.
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Teenage Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Teenage Fiction
Teenage Fiction HOUN Available T00802838
Total holds: 0

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Murder, mystery and magic as you've never seen them before, in a world where dangerous demons can be summoned from hell to solve crimes . . .<br> <br> The boy on the mortuary slab is dead; so why doesn't he act like it?<br> <br> Forensic sorcerer Frank Sampson reckons it's something to do with the bizarre magic symbols carved into his flesh. He thinks he knows the sorcerer behind it; but the trouble is, he also thinks he may be in love with her. Or not . . .<br> <br> Life can get confusing when your loyalties are divided, you're on the run, and the Inquisition are on your tail with a stack of dry firewood and a box of matches.

A kid in a crypt. A demon in a basement. A dead shark, rotting in the back of a police van. Forensic sorcerer Frank Sampson has a problem on his hands. The boy on the mortuary slab is dead; so why doesn't he act like it? Maybe it's something to do with the bizarre magic symbols carved into his flesh. The whole affair reeks of demonic ritual. But it's hard to investigate when you're in hiding and the Society of Sorcerers has a bonfire waiting for you.