Mariah Mundi: The Midas Box by G P  Taylor
  

Mariah Mundi: The Midas Box

Written by G P Taylor

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A gripping, fast-paced gothic mystery that will have readers aged about 10+ gasping for air but utterly spellbound to the words on the page. Mariah Mundi is an orphan but he’s also a magician’s assistant. Lurking amongst the magician’s equipment lurk dark and dangerous secrets; secrets in fact that draw Mariah into the path of villainy, plots and possible death.

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Mariah Mundi: The Midas Box by G P Taylor

Fresh out of school, young Mariah faces a new chapter of his life, living in the Prince Regent hotel built into the face of a cliff. His job is to assist the magician in the stage shows held for the guests. Above ground, the guests are offered every form of luxury.

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'A literary troubadour' Yorkshire Post


'He has a brilliant knack of connecting with his audience, swiftly identifying common interests, cracking jokes and recounting very humorous anecdotes' Oundle Festival


'Excels at metaphysical terror' Independent on Sunday

About the Author

G P  Taylor

G P Taylor is a New York Times best selling author. His works include Shadowmancer, Wormwood, Tersias, The Curse of Salamander Street and The Tizzle Sisters. He lives on the banks of a river in the midst of a dark wood, an arrow's flight from the Prince Regent Hotel near the 'town at the end of the line'. He spends his days writing and collecting firewood.

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Format

Paperback
384 pages

Author

G P Taylor
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Author's Website

www.gptaylor.info/

Publisher

Faber And Faber

Publication date

5th June 2008

ISBN

9780571238354

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