Nothing says Happy Birthday like summoning the spirits of your dead relatives.
I fall to my knees. Shattered glass, melted candles and the outline of scorched feathers are all that surround me. Every single person who was in my house – my entire family — is gone.
Alex is a bruja, the most powerful witch in a generation…and she hates magic. At her Deathday celebration, Alex performs a spell to rid herself of her power. But it backfires. Her whole family vanishes into thin air, leaving her alone with Nova, a brujo boy she can’t trust. A boy whose intentions are as dark as the strange markings on his skin.
The only way to get her family back is to travel with Nova to Los Lagos, a land in-between, as dark as Limbo and as strange as Wonderland…
Beautiful Creatures meets Daughter of Smoke and Bone with an infusion of Latin American tradition in this highly original fantasy adventure.
Alex life is but normal. she is an Bruja, a powerful witch, her whole family are Bruja. She wants nothing to do with being an witch and just want to live her life as normal teen. We find out Alex is afraid of her gifts and hiding them from her family and also friends. But they find out when an accident at school happens. So time to prepare for her death day for blessing of her gift. With the some meddling of spell on her death day she gets her whole family sucked into an portal by creature call the Devourer. Now she must travel to the world of the dead, call Los Lagos with her guide Nova. Nova has secrets of his own and strange marks all over his body but willing to help Alex with the right price. So enter the world of Los Lago to find the labyrinth to save Alex family. Can to over come her fear of her powers to save them in time? Who is really Nova, can he be trusted guided the young hero to her fate? Well enter the world of monsters and things that bump into the night if you dare. This book is a good fall read, with some action and fun to it. Have fallen for the cover of the mask girl on the it. So if you want to explore an magical place then pick up this good read now. So Happy Reading!!!