By Simon R. Green
A quest for the Unholy Grail—the goblet from which Judas drank on the final Supper—takes deepest eye John Taylor deep into the key, magical center of London… referred to as the Nightside.
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I licked my lips and watched the ghost as it stooped over one of the rolling cradles. She smiled, loving-kindness in her eyes, and breathed out her song over the baby. The infant shuddered out a tiny breath, eyes closed in sleep, and did not inhale. Hush little baby . . Time had run out. In a perfect world, I would have simply dumped the dust onto the ghost. But it舗s not a perfect world: Ghosts don舗t have to play by the rules of reality, and until they acknowledge that you舗re there, it舗s tough, very, very tough, to affect them at all.
She closed her eyes and drew in a breath. 舠I need a talisman,舡 she said. 舡 That made me sit up and take notice, metaphorically speaking. With the city flying into spiritual chaos as it was, I had no trouble believing that a girl gifted with magical talent might be experiencing some bad phenomena. Ghosts and spooks are drawn to the magically gifted. 舡 Her eyes shifted left and right, never looking at me. 舠I can舗t really say, Mr. Dresden. It舗s powerful and it wants to hurt me. They . . 舡 True, in point of fact.