The Pale Dreamer
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The Pale Dreamer


A dreamer is born – the exhilarating prequel to the ground-breaking, extraordinary Bone Season series

'Truly extraordinary and thrilling' Andy Serkis

In the perilous heart of Scion London, a dangerous and valuable poltergeist is on the loose – and it must be caught before chaos erupts on the streets of the capital. Here, the clairvoyant underworld plays by its own rules, and rival gangs will stop at nothing to win such a magnificent prize.

Sixteen-year-old Paige Mahoney is working for Jaxon Hall, the most notorious mime-lord in the city. He thinks she is hiding a powerful gift, but it refuses to surface. Maybe this is the opportunity she needs to secure her position in his gang, the Seven Seals…

Title:The Pale Dreamer
Edition Language:English
Format Type:ebook
Number of Pages:78 pages

    The Pale Dreamer Reviews

  • Mikee Andrea (ReadWithMikee)
    Mar 16, 2017

    I'm not so big on novellas so I didn't really find this one special but it did help on clarifying concepts that I was a bit confused about in The Bone Season. I probably should've read The Pale Dreame...

  • Christina
    Mar 01, 2017

    "Being in this syndicate will toughen you up, but don't let it turn you to stone. Don't get too big for your boots. And always question what you're told. Remember what it's like to be an outsider, a n...

  • Ali (the bandar blog)
    Dec 30, 2016

    The Pale Dreamer is a recently published, ebook-only novella that acts as a prequel to The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon. If you haven't heard of The Bone Season yet, see why you should cons...

  • Dani (Dani Reviews Things)
    Mar 16, 2017

    I really liked this little novella and thought it was a great addition to The Bone Season series. In this book, we go back to when Paige was 16, shortly after she joins Jaxon's little gang, compromise...

  • Olga Zbranek Bierntov
    Dec 24, 2016

    Kratičká novela, která vás rychle navnadí a zahodí do koše. Paige je čerstvě členkou Syndikátu a dostává od Jaxona první úkol v terénu – společně s Nickem hledá nebezpečného pol...

  • ?ubo?
    Dec 10, 2016

    I am Paige Mahoney. I am the Pale Dreamer. ten svet...ach práve som si uvedomil, ako ho milujem....

  • Evangeline
    Mar 05, 2017

    Love this world. Cannot wait for The Song Rising to be released tomorrow!...

  • M
    Apr 21, 2017

    Short and sweet. Too short, but sets up the relationship between Paige and Nick and Jax and Eliza really well....

  • Juliana
    Mar 16, 2017

    Overall rating: 3.5/5 stars It was decent, but didn't learn anything I don't already know, and that's kind of the point of prequels/novella, right? ...

  • Girl with her Head in a Book
    Jan 25, 2017

    For my full review - have a love-hate thing going with book series that I have to follow 'live' - on the one hand, in common with most of the generation who g...

About Samantha Shannon

Samantha Shannon

Samantha Shannon was born and raised in West London. She started writing in abundance when she was twelve, started her first novel when she was fifteen, and studied English Language and Literature at St Anne's College, Oxford, from 2010 – 2013, graduating with a 2:1. In 2013, she published The Bone Season, the internationally bestselling first installment in a seven-book series of fantasy novels.