Devastating conclusion to "The Mercian Trilogy", as the vampire's destiny is finally revealed.
I am pestilence and plague, war and turmoil. I am what you fear when the night is dark, I am the shiver you feel in your spine when you least expect it. I am the dreams from which you awake full of dread. I am the dreams from which one day you fear you will never wake at all. I am death, and you will know me soon enough.
The sorcerer Wyndham is set to destroy Will before he can achieve his destiny, but the bigger challenge facing the vampire Earl of Mercia is finding a way through the maze of prophecies laid down for him, to a future that is good. As the barriers to the underworld fall around him, only one thing is clear - the choices will not be easy for Will, or for Eloise...
K. J. Wignall is the author of five novels for adults and a number of acclaimed short stories. He's been nominated for an Edgar Award for Who is Conrad Hirst? and was shortlisted for the CWA Short Story Dagger in the UK. All of his work has attracted film interest and For the Dogs is currently in development in Hollywood. Blood is his first novel for young adults.