Diabolical by Cynthia Leitich Smith


Written by Cynthia Leitich Smith
Part of the Tantalize Series

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Vampires, werewolves, romance, action, humour - fans of the three previous series titles will be thirsty for this final installment. When slipped angel Zachary and his werewolf pal Kieren are summoned under suspicious circumstances to a mysterious New England boarding school, they find themselves in a hellish lock-down with an assortment of secretive, hand-picked students. Plagued by demon dogs, hallucinatory wall decor and a sadistic instructor, will they manage to escape? Along with a fascinating cast of all-new characters for a suspenseful, action-packed clash between the forces of heaven and hell. Paranormal romance is hot, and Cynthia is a NYT best-selling author with an established teen following.


Diabolical by Cynthia Leitich Smith

Prepare for a hell of a ride as Cynthia Leitich Smith calls on characters from her previous novels - and conjures up new ones - for a climactic showdown. When slipped angel Zachary and his werewolf pal Kieren are summoned under suspicious circumstances to a mysterious New England boarding school, they quickly find themselves in a hellish lock-down with an intriguing assortment of secretive, hand-picked students . Plagued by demon dogs, hallucinatory wall decor, a sadistic instructor and a legendary fire-breathing monster, will they somehow manage to escape? Or will the devil have his due? Best-selling author Cynthia Leitich Smith unites heroes from the previous three novels in the Tantalize series - including Zachary's girl, Miranda, and Kieren's love, Quincie.


Stephenie Meyer, honey, watch out. Twilight fans, you are gonna LOVE Eternal. (Dallas Morning News) Great book, Twilight fans will love it! (Kiss magazine) A hearty meal for the thinking vampire reader. (Horn Book) A wild and ultimately fascinating, if at times, grisly, alternate universe. (Kirkus Reviews) A good read for those who hunger for the dark side, with all the trappings of a YA vampire novel. (School Library Journal)

About the Author

Cynthia Leitich Smith

Cynthia Leitich Smith is the acclaimed and best-selling author of Tantalize, Eternal, and several other books for young readers. About Blessed, she says, 'Who hasn't felt like their life is over? Like they're all alone, facing an internal storm? That's when a little faith can save you, when you're fighting the hardest to believe in yourself.' A member of the faculty at the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA programme in writing for children and young adults, she lives in Austin, Texas.

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368 pages
Interest Age: From 14


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Publication date

2nd August 2012




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