Review – Ghost Knight

Title : Ghost Knight
Author : Cornelia Funke
Publisher : Little, Brown and Company
Published : May 2012 (US Edition)
Page : 342 pages
My Rating : 4/5


From international phenomenon Cornelia Funke, the bestselling author of Reckless and Inkheart.

Eleven-year-old Jon Whitcroft never expected to enjoy boarding school. Then again, he never expected to be confronted by a pack of vengeful ghosts, either. And then he meets Ella, a quirky new friend with a taste for adventure…

Together, Jon and Ella must work to uncover the secrets of a centuries-old murder while being haunted by terrifying spirits, their bloodless faces set on revenge. So when Jon summons the ghost of the late knight Longspee for his protection, there’s just one question: Can Longspee truly be trusted?

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Review – Fearless (Mirrorworld #2)

Title : Fearless (Mirrorworld#2)
Author : Cornelia Funke
Publisher : Little, Brown and Company
Published : January 2013 (International Edition)
Page : 424 pages
My Rating : 5/5


Jacob Reckless has only a few months left to live. 

He’s tried everything to shake the Fairy curse that traded his life for his brother’s–legends such as the All-Healing Apple, the Well of Eternal Youth, the blood of a northern Djinn. And yet hope after hope is extinguished. After months of fruitless searching, Jacob journeys through his father’s mirror one final time to deliver the bad news to Fox.

But there they hear of one last possibility–an item so legendary that not even Mirrorworlders believe it exists: a crossbow that can kill thousands, or heal one, when shot through the heart. But a Goyl treasure hunter is also searching for the prized crossbow. Jacob must find it first–and somehow convince Fox to do whatever it takes to save him.

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