by Mayra Calvani
Genre: Paranormal Fantasy
Age category: Young Adult
Publisher: Twilight Times Books
Release Date: May 15, 2014
NiccolÃ² Paganini (1782-1840), one of the greatest violinists who ever lived and rumored to have made a pact with the devil, has somehow transferred unique powers to another
When violinists around the world mysteriously vanish, 16-year-old Emma Braun takes notice. But when her beloved violin teacher disappears¦ Emma takes charge. With Sherlock Holmes fanatic, not to mention gorgeous Corey Fletcher, Emma discovers a parallel world ruled by an ex-violinist turned evil sorceress who wants to rule the music world on her own terms.
But why are only men violinists captured and not women? What is the connection between Emma's family, the sorceress, and the infamous NiccolÃ Paganini?
Emma must unravel the mystery in order to save her teacher from the fatal destiny that awaits him. And undo the curse that torments her family before evil wins and she becomes the next luthier's apprentice
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About the Author
Award-winning author Mayra Calvani has penned over ten books for children and adults in genres ranging from picture books to nonfiction to paranormal fantasy novels. She has had over 300 articles, short stories, interviews and reviews published in magazines such as The Writer, Writer's Journal and Bloomsbury Review, among others. A native of San Juan, Puerto Rico, she now resides in Brussels, Belgium.
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This book is a great mystery novel for young adult readers. It is full of twists and turns that they would love. The writer has given us a book with a great storyline and really exciting characters. I will be looking for her other books to read. I give this book a 4/5. I was given this book for the purpose of a review and all opinions are my own.