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On Roanoke Island, the legend of the 114 people who mysteriously vanished from the Lost Colony hundreds of years ago is just an outdoor drama for the tourists, a story people tell. But when the island faces the sudden disappearance of 114 people now, an unlikely pair of 17-year-olds may be the only hope of bringing them back.

Miranda, a misfit girl from the island's most infamous family, and Phillips, an exiled teen criminal who hears the voices of the dead, must… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

All of these components were drawn together by a smooth and assured writing style into a truly engaging story, littered with pop culture and geeky references, which I was pleased to discover I still got, despite being in my thirties.

BLACKWOOD offers a unique supernatural twist explain the disappearance of the colonists of Roanoke.

There was so much unrealized potential in Blackwood, but unfortunately, it just couldn't seem to come together and ultimately fell flat. It's just one of those cases where the story is enthralling, but the execution was severely lacking.

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Publisher: Strange Chemistry (September 04, 2012)

Format: EPUB

File size: 313 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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Strange Chemistry

Strange Chemistry is a 'younger sister' to Angry Robot who publish modern young adult science fiction, fantasy and everything in between.

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