By Carrie Vaughn
Whilst Evie Walker is going domestic to spend time along with her demise father, she discovers that his creaky outdated condo in Hope’s castle, Colorado isn't the in simple terms legacy she is going to inherit. Hidden in the back of the basement door is a mystery and magical storeroom, a spot the place wondrous treasures from fantasy and legend are saved secure till they're wanted again.
Of direction, this legacy isn't really with out its expenditures: there are those that will provide whatever to discover a manner in.
With the aid of her father, a mysterious stranger named Alex, and a few unforeseen heroes, Evie needs to safeguard the storeroom opposed to old and malicious forces and safeguard either the earlier and the longer term whilst the current unravels.
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