By Oisín McGann
Nate Wildenstern's brother has been killed, and the finger is pointed at him…
After approximately years, eighteen-year-old Nate returns domestic to the relations empire governed via his father—the ruthless Wildenstern Patriarch. yet Nate's lifestyles is quickly shattered by way of his brother's loss of life, and the foundations of Ascension, permitting the assassination of 1 male relative via one other, capability he's being blamed. He understands that he's no longer the assassin, yet who is?
With assistance from his not easy sister-in-law, Daisy, and his cousin Gerald, he ability to determine. but if the sufferers of the family's tyrannical regime decide on the funeral to hunt their revenge, they by accident discover the our bodies of a few historical Wildenstern ancestors, considered one of whom bears a Patriarch's ring. The lives of Nate and his family members are approximately to take a wierd and frightening turn…
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Ancient Appetites (Wildenstern Saga, Book 1) by Oisín McGann