Full of treachery and intrigue, the fifth volume in Sergei Lukyananko’s internationally bestselling Night Watch series—a mesmerizing blend of noir and urban fantasy, set in contemporary Moscow, that tells the story of an ancient race of supernatural beings known as the Others.
For a millennium, the Others have maintained an uneasy peace that has protected them and the Twilight, their shadowy parallel world beneath our own. But the battle for supremacy between the forces of the Light and the Darkness is far from over . . .
Older and more powerful, Light magician Anton Gorodestsky has risen to the top levels of the Night Watch. He is also father to a 10-year-old girl who is destined to become a magician of unprecedented power. When he hears a young boy at the airport screaming that a plane will crash, Anton suspects the child is a prophet—a rare type of Other who portends catastrophe.
If Anton is right, than the boy has awakened a terrifying danger—a rare, multi-faced beast that exists to stop the prophecy from coming true. With all of their lives in mortal peril and time running out, Anton must to find a way to keep his gifted young daughter safe . . . and save the Twilight world.
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|Full title||new watch|
|Author||lukʹi a nenko sergeĭ|
|Last Update||2018-05-17 04:50:23AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-06-21 04:58:19AM|
|detailed_location_arlington||Central Adult Fiction|
|display_description||Light magician and high-ranking member of the Night Watch, Anton Gorodestsky, must find a way to keep his daughter safe after a young prophet awakens a long-slumbering monster.|
|item_details||ils:.b19406307|.i20836788|Central Adult Fiction|F LUKYA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jul 22, 2017|caf|||
|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b19406307|Book|Books||English|Harper,|©2014.|371 pages ; 21 cm.|
|series||World of watches|
|series_with_volume||World of watches|5|
|subject_facet||Good and evil -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Magicians -- Fiction, Prophets -- Fiction|
|title_full||New watch / Sergei Lukyanenko ; translated by Andrew Bromfield|