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    • Publication date:09 Mar 2017
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Silence Fallen

Mercy Thompson Book 10

By Patricia Briggs

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The next thrilling Mercy Thompson novel - the major urban fantasy series from the No. 1 New York Times bestselling author

Coyote shapeshifter Mercy Thompson is attacked and abducted in her home territory. Fighting off a crazed werewolf, she manages to escape, only to find herself alone in the heart of Europe, without money, without clothing and on the run from the clutches of the most powerful vampire in the world.

Unable to contact her pack, Mercy has allies to find and enemies to fight, but first she needs to figure out which is which. Ancient powers stir, and Mercy needs to be at her agile best to avoid causing a war between vampires and werewolves - and between werewolves and werewolves. And in the heart of the ancient city of Prague, old ghosts rise . . .

Biographical Notes

Patricia Briggs graduated from Montana State University with degrees in history and German. She worked for a while as a substitute teacher but now writes full-time. Patricia Briggs lives in the Pacific Northwest.

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  • ISBN: 9780356505923
  • Publication date: 09 Mar 2017
  • Page count: 384
  • Imprint: Orbit
It is always a joy to pick up a new Briggs novel, and she certainly doesn't disappoint with this latest Mercy Thompson book . . . As always, the character development is wonderful, not to mention there is plenty of action, humour and magic to satisfy readers' cravings! Briggs hits another one out of the park! — RT BOOK REVIEWS
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