By Gail Z. Martin
Cassidy Kincaide owns Trifles & Folly, an antique/curio shop and high-end pawn store in Charleston, South Carolina that's greater than what it sort of feels. harmful magical and supernatural goods occasionally locate their means into mortal arms or onto the industry, and Cassidy is a part of a shadowy Alliance of mortals and mages whose task it really is to take these lethal curiosities out of circulation.
Welcome to Trifles & Folly, an old and curio store with a dismal mystery. owner Cassidy Kincaide keeps a family members culture all started in 1670—acquiring and neutralizing risky supernatural goods. It’s the suitable activity for Cassidy, whose psychic reward shall we her contact an item and be aware of its heritage. along with her enterprise accomplice Sorren, a 500 year-old vampire and previous jewel thief, Cassidy makes it her enterprise to get infernal gadgets off the marketplace. whilst mundane antiques without notice develop into magically malicious, it’s time for Cassidy and Sorren to put off those lethal Curiosities sooner than the our bodies begin piling up.
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The cake reshaped into an open coffin. The interior was plush, and there was a coverlet and pillow inside. It looked quite comfortable. Electra's eyes went round with horror. "No, no! " she cried, retreating. For she had slept for a thousand years (minus time for good behavior) in just such a coffin, having fallen in as victim of a curse by Magician Murphy. If she ever went back to it, she would slumber the rest of the sentence, then die in her sleep. She backed away until she almost banged into the big screen.
Magic had a way of working out, with her. Yet she was not, deep, deep down inside, quite sure. For one thing, there was Magician Murphy's curse. Magician Murphy had lived eight or nine hundred years before, and his talent had been to make anything that could go wrong, go wrong. He had cursed the folk of Electra's time, and as a result Electra had been caught up in the spell, and Dolph had wound up betrothed to two girls instead of one. Eight hundred years, and Murphy's curse had been potent! So how could she be sure it was not still operating?
He'd just have to show the machine! He opened his door and crossed the hall. He knocked on the door. It opened. There stood a strange, thin girl. "Uh—" Grey said, amazed. " the girl inquired anxiously. "I'm on a diet, but—" "Uh, no, you're fine! Uh, I thought Agenda—" "She moved out this morning. She said this place was too disorganized, or something. " Moved out this morning? He had never suspected! What a coincidence! "I'm Grey. " "Oh, no, I'm very disorganized! No discipline at all. I keep getting fat.