Beautifully written, dark and magical, Simon P. Clark's next book after his debut, Eren, combines fantasy with reality to tell the story of two school friends who find themselves trapped in a dangerous spell after witnessing a mysterious society that summons death itself.
There are other places, Philippa.
"Other dreams and mirrors.
Philippa and Danny, 15, have been best friends for years, but things are starting to change between them.
Danny has a new group of friends - the rugby boys - and suddenly the whispers of'Phil the Emotion' start to follow Philippa into school, and she knows exactly where those rumours started.
One night, Philippa escapes to an abandoned house by the sea to clear his head, but quickly discovers that she is far from alone.
Not only has Danny followed her secretly, but the two of them are about to witness something that will change their lives forever.
A mysterious Society gathers in the house to try to summon Death, and Danny and Philippa are trapped in their dark spell.
The couple manage to escape, but soon find out that they are followed by two children who, as they begin to talk, say they are not human.
Where do these creatures really come from?
And what do they want?