Publication date: May 2006
World English only
Although a year has passed, not a day goes by without Meggie thinking of the extraordinary events of INKHEART, and the story whose characters strode out of the pages and changed her life forever.
But for Dustfinger, the fire-eater torn from his world of words, the need to return has become desperate. When he finds a crooked storyteller with the magical ability to read him back, he sets in motion a dangerous reversal that sees the characters of INKHEART transported to a charmed Inkworld, about to be fought over by rival rebels and princes.
But can Meggie, Farid and Fenoglio ‘write’ the wrongs of the INKWORLD in time to avert disaster?
Long-awaited sequel to the spellbinding tale of INKHEART in which the magic works the other way round.An enthralling tale of loyalty, passion and betrayal, with Cornelia’s trademark wit, warmth and humanity.
Twilight was gathering, and Orpheus still wasn’t here.
Farid's heart beat faster, as it always did when day left him alone with the darkness. Curse that Cheeseface! Where could he be? The birds were falling silent in the trees, as if the approach of night had stifled their voices, and the