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COMPETITION: 'Order of Darkness: Changeling' by Philippa Gregory

Changeling is the first in a new series for young adult readers - Order of Darkness - from bestselling author Philippa Gregory

The year is 1453 and all signs point to it being the end of the world. Accused of heresy and expelled from his monastery, handsome seventeen-year-old, Luca Vero, is recurited by a mysterious stranger to record the end of times across Europe. Commanded by sealed orders, Luca is sent to map the fears of Christendom, and travel to the very frontier of good and evil.

Seventeen-year-old Isolde, a lady Abbess, is trapped in a nunnery to prevent her claiming her rich inheritance. As the nuns in her care are driven mad by strange visions, walking in their sleep and showing bleeding wounds, Luca is sent to investigate, and all the evidence points to Isolde's criminal guilt. Outside in the yard they are building a pyre to burn her for witchcraft.

Forced to facet he greatest fears of the medival world - dark magic, werewolves, madness - Luca Isolde embark on a search for truth, their own destinies, and even love as they take the unknown ways to the real historical figure who defends the boundaries of Chrisendom and holds the secrets of  the Order of Darkness.     

Thanks to Simon and Schuster, we have 5 copies to give away. To enter the competition, answer the question below. Good Luck!

What age is Isolde, a Lady Abbess?