Prison of Hope (The Hellequin Chronicles)

By Steve McHugh

Long in the past, Olympian gods imprisoned the demon Pandora in a human—Hope—creating a creature whose simply objective used to be chaos and demise. Remorseful, the gods locked Pandora away in Tartarus, governed through Hades.

Now, centuries later, Pandora escapes. Nate Garrett, a 1,600-year-old sorcerer, is shipped to recapture her and discovers her plan to disrupt the 1936 Berlin Olympic video games, killing hundreds of thousands in a lost quest for vengeance.

Fast ahead to modern day Berlin, the place Nate has agreed to behave as father or mother on a college journey to Germany to go to Hades on the front to Tartarus. while Titan King Cronus turns into the second one ever to flee Tartarus, Nate is compelled to trace him down and produce him again, to dodge a civil battle among those that could use his break out to achieve power.

Prison of Hope is the fourth ebook within the hugely acclaimed and action-packed darkish city delusion sequence, the Hellequin Chronicles.

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You misunderstand,” I stated and took a step towards him. “You’re now not at complete energy right here. For hundreds of thousands of years, you’ve now not been at complete energy, and whereas your half-giant part lets you maintain your everlasting bulk and energy, you’d be struggling with me, a sorcerer who simply arrived and whose strength hasn’t but been laid low with this realm. i feel the struggle will be much nearer than you’d care to confess. i feel should you took a second and allowed your self to think about this, you’d agree that combating me now will be risky.

Persephone nodded. “Yes, yet don’t pass down there except it’s an emergency. That raise is locked down for a cause. ” “The carry typically stops in this ground, convinced? ” Tommy requested. “That raise is going from the following to the world gate under. That’s it—there’s no different cease. you'll want to use the most elevate to move among flooring. ” “So there’s actually 0 cause to face shield in entrance of it. the most lift—sure, I’d count on that—but now not one out of use. ” “You imagine something’s occurring? ” Persephone requested. “I don’t understand, yet I’m going to head locate out,” I stated.

You've gotten met Kasey prior to, convinced? ” Kurt requested. “She doesn’t appear like the rave sort. ” Tommy secure a bit of. “I recognize. yet I additionally take note the types of items i used to be doing whilst i used to be her age. Boys are undesirable, Kurt. undesirable, nasty little evil fuckers, who have to be stopped in any respect expenditures. ” I laughed and it harm my ribs. “And that’s what occurs to people who mock me. ” “Tommy, your daughter is smarter than you,” Kurt acknowledged and paused, possibly to contemplate his assertion. “Very a lot smarter. i believe she’s a section extra savvy approximately boys than possibly you’re giving her credits for.

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