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

  • Rachel
    Aug 11, 2016

    That awesome feeling of jumping back into a familiar world and the comforting style of an author's writing. It's been a while. A wonderful short novella about Paige's beginning in the Seven Seals. Her...

  • 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...

  • ?ubo?
    Dec 10, 2016

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

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • David
    Jan 21, 2017

    Prequel to Samantha Shannon's Bone Season series, this book gives background into how Paige Mahoney fits into the Seven Seals clairvoyant crime syndicate in future London. Moreover, it tells a solid s...

  • RebeccaS
    Dec 19, 2016

    Of course I loved this. Anything about Paige, Nick, Jax, and Eliza makes me so happy. I love this world so much and thank you Samantha Shannon for giving us this glimpse into Paige's first months with...

  • Rebekah May
    Dec 10, 2016

    I love this world. I love the characters. I love the whole premise of this series. I love Samantha Shannon's writing. I loved this novella. I loved jumping back into this series. I'm obsessed with it ...

  • Laura Mada
    Dec 09, 2016

    It was so much fun to read about Paige's beginning with the Seven Seals. It was also great to have this prequel to help me keep in touch with the Bone Season world until The Song Rising finally comes ...

  • Brad
    Dec 08, 2016

    god it was so good to be back in this world! never realised how addictive this series was until i started reading this novella and realised how much i'd missed the unique setting and characters. This ...

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.