The award-winning third installment in Rycroft's epic Cathell series.
Aeryn Ravane just wants is to find peace after the horrors she and her young ward Theo witnessed in the battle against the dark god known as The Harbinger. They travel north to the city of Eben. Just when they begin to settle into a new life, Theo crosses paths with evil of another sort. One with an insatiable appetite for children like Theo. The key to saving her may lie in a local legend about a terrifying creature no one believes really exists. Aeryn races to find the truth before it's too late for her young friend.
The Joy Thief delves deeper into Cathell's world of magic, folklore, and mystery. Its unrelenting twists and turns will keep current fans and newcomers alike turning the pages long into the night.
About the Author
A.M. Rycroft is the award-winning author of two dark fantasy series and several horror short stories. She was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA, and so she naturally bleeds black and gold whenever she gets a paper cut. Hobbies include watching the Penguins and the Steelers (or the Bruins and the Packers, if the first two aren't available), ignoring her email inbox (especially those from her editor about revisions to approve), and collecting superhero bobbleheads.