This is one of those rare cases where you really need to read the first book in the series, The Inquisitor's Apprentice.
This book is *very* age appropriate for tweens and young teens, with an engaging storyline, some PG romance, humour, and a wealth of opportunities to learn!
It's industrial turn of the century 1900's New York and what's amazing about it is that Christ Moriarty has done an excellent job of bringing it to life.
This book was outstanding. The plot twists, the characters moved in harmony with each other, making this book impossible to put down.Published 2 months ago by Grammy Asterbad
This book kept me engaged the entire time. I downloaded it onto my iPhone so that I wouldn't have to put it down. Moriarty strikes again!Published 11 months ago by sq5628
This is author Moriarty’s second book in her INQUISITOR’S APPRENTICE series. I would recommend reading the series in order. This excellent book satisfies on many levels. Read morePublished 14 months ago by bobml
Chris Moriarty's "Inquisitor's Apprentice" series is a great mix of historical fiction and fantasy. Fans of Sydney Taylor's "All of a Kind Family" and the American Girl "Rebecca"... Read morePublished 18 months ago by CrimsonGirl
First, if you have not read The Inquisitor's Apprentice by Chris Moriarty quite yet, remedy that issue. Read morePublished 19 months ago by April
Alternate history in early 20th-century New York City.
Wonderfully creative and humourous historical fantasy. Read more
I liked the first one better. I thought the beginning was slow for this one at first but then it picked up.Published 20 months ago by jennifer nelson
I suggest to read the first book in the series before taking on this one. Reading this second book in the series left me at a loss to put it all together quickly, it took a lot of... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Enchanted In Dixie