New York: Tordotcom, 2022.
First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition with full number line indicating first printing. 8 1/2" X 5 3/4". 480pp. Unclipped dust jacket features cover art by Tommy Arnold. All edges stained black. Bound in black paper over boards, with locked tomb stamped in metallic pink to upper board and spine lettered in kind. Patterned endpapers featuring the insignia of the nine houses. Very mild shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges of dust jacket and binding. Pages are clean, crisp, and unmarked. A highly presentable indie-exlusive first printing, with black sprayed edges, of this third installment in Tamsyn Muir's instantly beloved Locked Tomb series.
ABOUT THIS BOOK:
Her city is under siege.
The zombies are coming back.
And all Nona wants is a birthday party.
In many ways, Nona is like other people. She lives with her family, has a job at her local school, and loves walks on the beach and meeting new dogs. But Nona's not like other people. Six months ago she woke up in a stranger's body, and she's afraid she might have to give it back.
The whole city is falling to pieces. A monstrous blue sphere hangs on the horizon, ready to tear the planet apart. Blood of Eden forces have surrounded the last Cohort facility and wait for the Emperor Undying to come calling. Their leaders want Nona to be the weapon that will save them from the Nine Houses. Nona would prefer to live an ordinary life with the people she loves, with Pyrrha and Camilla and Palamedes, but she also knows that nothing lasts forever.
And each night, Nona dreams of a woman with a skull-painted face...(Publisher). Very good + / Very good +. Item #11866