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Abarat: Days of Magic, Nights of War All things in their timeCandy Quackenbush s adventures in the Abarat are getting stranger by the hour Why has the Lord of Midnight sent his henchman after her Why can she suddenly speak words of magic Why is this world familiar Candy and her companions must solve the mystery of her past before the forces of Night and Day clash and Absolute Midnight descends upon the islandsA final war is about to begin


About the Author: Clive Barker

Clive Barker was born in Liverpool, England, the son of Joan Rubie n e Revill , a painter and school welfare officer, and Leonard Barker, a personnel director for an industrial relations firm Educated at Dovedale Primary School and Quarry Bank High School, he studied English and Philosophy at Liverpool University and his picture now hangs in the entrance hallway to the Philosophy Department It was in Liverpool in 1975 that he met his first partner, John Gregson, with whom he lived until 1986 Barker s second long term relationship, with photographer David Armstrong, ended in 2009.In 2003, Clive Barker received The Davidson Valentini Award at the 15th GLAAD Media Awards This award is presented to an openly lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender individual who has made a significant difference in promoting equal rights for any of those communities While Barker is critical of organized religion, he has stated that he is a believer in both God and the afterlife, and that the Bible influences his work.Fans have noticed of late that Barker s voice has become gravelly and coarse He says in a December 2008 online interview that this is due to polyps in his throat which were so severe that a doctor told him he was taking in ten percent of the air he was supposed to have been getting He has had two surgeries to remove them and believes his resultant voice is an improvement over how it was prior to the surgeries He said he did not have cancer and has given up cigars On August 27, 2010, Barker underwent surgery yet again to remove new polyp growths from his throat In early February 2012 Barker fell into a coma after a dentist visit led to blood poisoning Barker remained in a coma for eleven days but eventually came out of it Fans were notified on his Twitter page about some of the experience and that Barker was recovering after the ordeal, but left with many strange visions.Barker is one of the leading authors of contemporary horror fantasy, writing in the horror genre early in his career, mostly in the form of short stories collected in Books of Blood 1 6 , and the Faustian novel The Damnation Game 1985 Later he moved towards modern day fantasy and urban fantasy with horror elements in Weaveworld 1987 , The Great and Secret Show 1989 , the world spanning Imajica 1991 and Sacrament 1996 , bringing in the deeper, richer concepts of reality, the nature of the mind and dreams, and the power of words and memories.Barker has a keen interest in movie production, although his films have received mixed receptions He wrote the screenplays for Underworld aka Transmutations 1985 and Rawhead Rex 1986 , both directed by George Pavlou Displeased by how his material was handled, he moved to directing with Hellraiser 1987 , based on his novella The Hellbound Heart His early movies, the shorts The Forbidden and Salome, are experimental art movies with surrealist elements, which have been re released together to moderate critical acclaim After his film Nightbreed Cabal , which was widely considered to be a flop, Barker returned to write and direct Lord of Illusions Barker was an executive producer of the film Gods and Monsters, which received major critical acclaim.Barker is a prolific visual artist working in a variety of media, often illustrating his own books His paintings have been seen first on the covers of his official fan club magazine, Dread, published by Fantaco in the early Nineties, as well on the covers of the collections of his plays, Incarnations 1995 and Forms of Heaven 1996 , as well as on the second printing of the original UK publications of his Books of Blood series.A longtime comics fan, Barker achieved his dream of publishing his own superhero books when Marvel Comics launched the Razorline imprint in 1993 Based on detailed premises, titles and lead characters he created specifically for this, the four interrelated titles set outside the Marvel universe were Ectokid,



10 thoughts on “Abarat: Days of Magic, Nights of War

  1. Ronyell Ronyell says:

    Scary, exciting, weird, adventurous, awesome and so many things that describe just how brilliant and horrifying this book really isAfter I had finished reading Clive Barker s first Abarat book, I was just dying to readof this fantastic and scary worl


  2. Scott Sheaffer Scott Sheaffer says:

    The final war is about to begin In this second book of the Arabat series, Candy Quackenbush, with the help of the forces of Day, must use all their special powers to stop Christopher Carrion and the Army of Night s plot to establish a Permanent Midnight throu


  3. Kelli Kelli says:

    A fantastic sequel And I for one cannot wait to sink my teeth into book 3 in this ongoing sagaAbsolute Midnight here I come Only this time I must have a physical copy so I can take in the beauty of Clive Barker s artwork ETA I read this beautiful story on my Kindle s


  4. Paul Paul says:

    3 stars for the great story, writing, and characters.1 star for the beautiful illustrations. The second installment in Barker s YA series is, for me, a bit of a step back Still wholly enjoyable, and far better than most of the drivel that passes for adolescent literature th


  5. Dreadlocksmile Dreadlocksmile says:

    Published in 2004 by HarperCollins Publishers, this is the second installation to the Books Of Abarat quartet of novels Following on from the imaginative and beautifully magical first book of the Abarat, Barker has delivered a longer and just as inspiring novel running for a total o


  6. Tiana Tiana says:

    This is book number 2 of the Abarat booksWhen I read the first book, I had the non illustrated version and its text was filled with imagery The second however I managed to get a copy of the one illustrated with Clive Barker s paintings It was amazing to see the characters come to life on ea


  7. Rebecca McPhedran Rebecca McPhedran says:

    Woah The second installment in the Abarat series Candy is still in the Abarat, running from villains left and right The most notable and scariest are Christopher Carrion and his grandmother Mather Motley We meet some new characters, and some of our favorites come back together again, to fight drago


  8. Erin Erin says:

    I love Clive Barker s Abarat series A young girl named Candy Quackenbush a name you have to love from Chickentown, Minnesota is the heroine and the books detail her adventures in another world The book is a fun read and has extraordinary art work done by Mr Barker himself.


  9. Astrid Lim Astrid Lim says:

    I love the sequel as much as the first book It s full of adventures, very intense. even though I can guest the twist since the beginning of this book XD Candy is a cool heroine and her character is developedin this sequel I can finally read the last book now


  10. Damian Serbu Damian Serbu says:

    I love the imagined worlds created by Barker This is another one For Barker, a lighter read than usual But entertaining and fun.


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