Voices in the Dark
Voices in the Dark: The Last Descendants #2
Voices in the Dark
Catherine Banner
Asking for the truth can be as painful as telling it. . . .Anselm Andros has clearly defined roles in his family and they are roles he plays very well—he is confidante to his mother, Maria. He is the confessor to his stepfather, Leo, a man haunted by the secrets of his past. And Anselm is also the patient, caring brother to his precocious sister, Jasmine. When the political landscape of Malonia starts to shift, this unassuming family begins to unravel. Even though they’ve spent the past fifteen years leading a quiet life, Maria and Leo’s actions are forever linked to the turbulent history of Malonia and its parallel world, modern-day England. With so much uncertainty at home and in his world, it is more important than ever for Anselm to put all the pieces of the past together. He must listen to his own voice and acknowledge his fears and desires—whatever the cost.

Book Details

Genre: 

  • Fiction
  • Juvenile Fiction

Age Level: 

  • 12 and up
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Voices In The Dark tells the story of sixteen year-old Anselm Andros and his family. The Imperial Order is coming closer to Malonia, the place where they live, and they are forced to move west. Anselm's grandmother's house burns to the ground because the Imperial Order is looking for Aldebaran's last prophecy. Maria, Anselm's mother, has her third child while all of this going on. They have nowhere to go now because they have no home.

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