Paths Not Taken

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Penguin, Aug 30, 2005 - Fiction - 272 pages
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I’m John Taylor. I was born in the Nightside, that square mile in the hidden center of London where it is always the hour of the wolf, where gods and monsters walk side by side and where every dark question ever asked can be answered—for a price.
           
I left for a while, but I did come back, to make my living doing what I do better than anyone else: finding things—lost or stolen, real or imaginary.
           
Recently, I found the most dangerous thing of all: the true identity of my long-gone mother. Turns out she’s a being who’s been around since before the dawn of history. Then, she created the Nightside—and now, for her own warped reasons, she intends to destroy it.
           
To stop her before she even gets started, I’ve got to do some hard traveling—back in Time, through endless eons, into the very distant—and probably deadly—past…
 

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User Review  - CSDaley - LibraryThing

This one was good but it really felt like a middle book of a trilogy, which in a way it was because it is the cont. of the mom story from the last book. It still felt like I need to get from point A to point C, so here is a little B to tide you over. Read full review

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User Review  - AdriaFaye - LibraryThing

Although this book didn't have the mystery and twist endings that I like, it was still a good book. I thought the idea of time travel was neat. Read full review

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SEVEN
EIGHT
NINE
TEN
ELEVEN
EPILOGUE
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Simon R. Green is a New York Times bestselling author whose works include the Secret Histories Novels, the Novels of the Nightside, the Ghost Finders series,  Drinking Midnight Wine, Beyond the Blue Moon, Blue Moon Rising, The Adventures of Hawk & Fisher, and the Deathstalker series. He lives in England.

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