By Lian Tanner
Welcome to the tyrannical urban of Jewel, the place impatience is a sin and boldness is a crime.
Goldie Roth has lived in Jewel all her lifestyles. like any baby within the urban, she wears a silver guardchain and is compelled to obey the feared Blessed Guardians. She hasn't ever performed whatever by means of herself and won’t be allowed out at the streets unchained till Separation Day.
When Separation Day is canceled, Goldie, who has regularly been either impatient and ambitious, runs away, risking not just her personal lifestyles but additionally the lives of these she has left at the back of. within the chaos that follows, she is lured to the mysterious Museum of Dunt, the place she meets the boy Toadspit and discovers bad secrets and techniques. basically the crafty brain of a thief can comprehend the museum’s unusual, moving rooms. thankfully, Goldie has a expertise for thieving.
Which is simply in addition, as the chief of the Blessed Guardians has his personal plans for the museum—plans that threaten the lives of all people Goldie loves. and it'll take a bold thief to prevent him. . . .
Museum of Thieves is an exhilarating story of future and chance, and of a brave woman who hasn't ever been allowed to develop up—until now.
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Growled Broo. He bounded up the previous couple of steps and loped via a doorway. Goldie him. “Look! ” she cried, pointing upward. They have been within the Lady’s Mile. however the banners that typically hung from the ceiling have been long gone. of their position have been lengthy hempen ropes, and on the finish of every rope used to be a hangman’s noose. “Hurry! ” growled Broo. “Hurrrrrrry! ” Goldie raced down the Lady’s Mile, ducking her head to prevent the dangling nooses, and ran in the course of the doorway on the some distance finish. And there earlier than her—much towards front of the museum than it's going to have been—was the soiled Gate. It used to be extensive open, and Morg was once sitting on best of it. at the floor under her used to be mother or father convenience. a bit well beyond him, piled up like logs of wooden within the moonlight, have been the militiamen. They have been all lifeless. Goldie stared, afflicted, on the crumpled our bodies. not anything had ready her for this. “I wish it didn’t hurt,” she whispered. Broo growled. “Shhh,” whispered Goldie, as though the lifeless males have been in simple terms asleep and he or she didn’t are looking to wake them. Broo growled back. Morg clacked her beak. Her hungry eyes have been fastened on father or mother Comfort’s face. “Get out of it, Morg,” stated Goldie. “Leave him on my own. ” The slaughterbird gave a dissatisfied croak and flapped off into the darkness. Broo shifted impatiently. “These males are dead,” he growled, “and we won't convey them again to lifestyles. If we wish to keep the dwelling we needs to cross on! ” “But we’re too past due! ” stated Goldie. “The infantrymen should have damaged out already. ” “If that they had come throughout the soiled Gate,” growled Broo, “do you're thinking that i wouldn't scent them? ” He shook his nice head. “No. This used to be only a skirmish. they've got now not but made their circulation. But,” he snuffed the air, “there is whatever taking place within the military camp. The Fugleman is there. ” “What’s he doing? ” “I don't know,” growled Broo. “But i cannot cower right here like an unweaned doggy whereas there's a likelihood we'd but cease him! ” there has been a short kerfuffle whilst the Fugleman and desire arrived in the midst of the military camp. one of many barbarians disappeared right into a huge tent with a dozen or so males inside of it. The Fugleman may well see their shadows at the canvas partitions. A second later, there has been shouting in what gave the impression of the accessory of previous Merne. An officer (judging through the standard of his coat) poked his head out during the tent flap and scowled at them. Then he ducked again within. extra shouting. the 1st barbarian got here hurrying out back. The Fugleman drew himself up importantly. He thought of utilizing his captivating smile, yet determined opposed to it. between humans like those, a grin should be visible as a weak point. “My solid man,” he stated to the barbarian. He spoke loudly in order that whoever used to be contained in the tent might listen him. “My sturdy guy, i'm right here on a undertaking. inform your commanding officer that i've got an offer for him. a suggestion that may make him a really wealthy guy. ” The barbarian stared on the Fugleman, yet didn’t movement. there has been a rumble of voices from the tent, then the flap was once thrust apart and a special officer got here out. The Fugleman didn’t have to be informed that this was once the perfect commander.