It's been two months since Pandora English left her small hometown to live with her mysterious great - aunt in a haunted mansion in Spektor - the fog-wreathed suburb of Manhattan that doesn't appear on any map.
With the help of Great-Aunt Celia and the handsome - but dead - Lieutenant Luke, Pandora is beginning to understand that she is heir to a great gift from the Lucasta family - a gift that comes with frightening responsibility.
And New York needs Pandora's special gifts.
There is a new designer in town, and her ambitions extend far beyond taking over the fashion world one kill at a time.
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THE SPIDER GODDESS by Tara Moss
Pan Macmillan - 2011