The Secret of The Blood Red Key - David Farr
Step inside the pages of an immortal adventure...
Rachel and Robert have defeated the tyrant Malstain and become the heroes of Krasnia, but all is not how it should be. Robert is swept away with his new friends, leaving Rachel alone to take care of her ailing father, who's lost without their beloved mother.
From nowhere, a boy appears knowing the secrets of the hidden blood-red key. For the key is a way into the Hinterland - and Rachel must promise that, as a new key keeper, she will answer when it calls. When a young girl, Elsa Spiegel, is illegally smuggled into the Hinterland, Rachel has no choice but to use her key to save Elsa. But her fate is linked to Krasnia, and Rachel must battle to save her home as she knows it.
I'm thrilled to be a part of the blogtour for this sequel to the first book (The Book of Stolen Dreams) which I loved last year. this is another rip-roaring thrill-packed adventure with Rachel and Robert (a great pair of protagonists!) and another battle to save Krasnia.
It's obvious that Davis Farr is a master of his craft - the action sequences, drama, twists and turns show brilliant plotting and world-building, and keep you on the edge of your seat throughout the story.
Read for yourself in these extracts as part of the blogtour for this brilliant book, out now:
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David Farr is one of the UK's leading screenwriters and directors for film, TV and theatre. In 2009, he was appointed Associate Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, where his productions of The Winter's Tale, King Lear and The Homecoming all opened to critical acclaim.
David is known for his work on Spooks and his 2016 BBC adaptation of The Night Manager, starring Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston. He completed his first feature film, Hanna, in 2009, and has since adapted it into a hugely successful series for Amazon Prime, and has recently adapted The Midwich Cuckoos for Sky.
The Book of Stolen Dreams was his first novel.