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by Roux, Madeleine [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Roux, Madeleine, House of Furies novel: Publisher: New York, NY : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]Edition: First edition.Description: 419 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780062498700; 0062498703.Subject(s): Boardinghouses -- Juvenile fiction | Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction | Boardinghouses -- Fiction | Supernatural -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction | Horror stories | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy / Historical | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Historical / Europe | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Monsters | Young adult fiction | Paranormal fiction | Horror fiction | Historical fiction | Novels | Horror fiction | Fiction | Historical fiction | History | Horror fiction | Juvenile works | Novels | Paranormal fiction | Young adult worksSummary: After the frightful events of last autumn, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton has settled into her role as a maid at Coldthistle House, but she has not settled into what that means for her humanity. As Louisa struggles to figure out whether she is worthy of redemption, the devilish Mr. Morningside plans a fete- one that will bring new guests to Coldthistle House. From wicked humans to Upworlders, angelic beings who look down upon Mr. Morningside's monstrous staff, all are armed with their own brand of self-righteous justice. Even a man claiming to be Louisa's father has a role to play, though what his true motive is, Louisa cannot tell. The conflicts will eventually come to a head on the grounds of Coldthistle House-and the stakes include Louisa's very soul. (Publisher's website)
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<p>From the New York Times bestselling author of Asylum comes the second book in an all-new creepy fantasy series praised as "darkly delightful."*</p> <p>After the frightful events of last autumn, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton has settled into her role as a maid at Coldthistle House, but she has not settled into what that means for her humanity.</p> <p>As Louisa struggles to figure out whether she is worthy of redemption, the devilish Mr. Morningside plans a fete--one that will bring new guests to Coldthistle House. From wicked humans to Upworlders, angelic beings who look down on Mr. Morningside's monstrous staff, all are armed with their own brand of self-righteous justice.</p> <p>Even a man claiming to be Louisa's father has a role to play, though what his true motive is, Louisa cannot tell. The conflicts will eventually come to a head on the grounds of Coldthistle House--and the stakes include Louisa's very soul.</p> <p>In this second book of Madeleine Roux's suspenseful House of Furies series, illustrations from artist Iris Compiet and chilling photographs help bring to life a twisted world where the line between monsters and men is ghostly thin.</p> <p>*Publishers Weekly</p>

After the frightful events of last autumn, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton has settled into her role as a maid at Coldthistle House, but she has not settled into what that means for her humanity. As Louisa struggles to figure out whether she is worthy of redemption, the devilish Mr. Morningside plans a fete- one that will bring new guests to Coldthistle House. From wicked humans to Upworlders, angelic beings who look down upon Mr. Morningside's monstrous staff, all are armed with their own brand of self-righteous justice. Even a man claiming to be Louisa's father has a role to play, though what his true motive is, Louisa cannot tell. The conflicts will eventually come to a head on the grounds of Coldthistle House-and the stakes include Louisa's very soul. (Publisher's website)

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