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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 27

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 27 “The copy stayed behind. John Churchill was rising, and the Lord Protector saw that his reign would be ended in England. He had to leave a shade, a mirror image of himself, to act and … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 26

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 26 Chapter Six “Your father gave powerful gifts.” Thomas carried the dead child in his own arms. Temple had brought him into see the boy shortly after dawn. The other Parlett quintuplet was alive, though unconscious … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 25

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 25 “Priests.” Sir William leaned toward Cathy and Sarah barely heard him. “Shoot me now.” “What I have been told by my congregants,” Tarami shot back, “was that at the rising of the sun on the … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 24

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 24 “Capità!” Miqui was only a moment after her, hurling the steel toward the top of the wall. “You have killed the trees!” The grapples caught and both smugglers began to climb. The riverbank mud on … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 23

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 23 “I must do no such thing,” Notwithstanding Schmidt said, but she said it softly and under her breath. What had Thomas seen? What did Thomas know? What did Thomas want her to do? Pacifying the … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 22

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 22 Chapter Five “Priests. Shoot me now.” “Madam Director! Madam Director!” In her sleep, the shouting came from a crowd of Philadelphia’s wealthiest and most influential, applauding her as she stood in the deep well of … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 21

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 21 “The Prophecy of the Law’s Rebirth has in fact already been fulfilled,” Tarami said. “Again in his final testament, Onandagos said: ‘In that day the serpent shall be reborn. My very words shall be eaten … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 20

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 20 “Enough to feed the city perpetually.” “MAYBE.” “In which case, no siege can succeed.” “THIS IS PRECISELY WHAT I FEAR.” “Do we have any idea what caused this abominable multiplication of the persimmons?” “Magic,” Temple … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 19

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 19 “Enough,” Sarah said. “Accepted.” Her eye caught the light of the oil lamp as she spoke, and something completely unexpected nearly made her choke on her own words: within the oil-fed flame crouched a salamander. … Continue reading

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Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 18

Witchy Kingdom – Snippet 18 At a tiny knoll just outside the company camp, Hooke poured out the remainder of the ashes. There he finally took the two large timbers from the wagon and used them to build one final … Continue reading

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