By Clive Barker
From grasp storyteller Clive Barker comes an epic story of delusion, magic, and forbidden passion—complete with new illustrations and a brand new Appendix.
Imajica is an epic past examine: colossal in perception, obsessively particular in execution, and apocalyptic in its solution. At its center lies the sensualist and grasp paintings forger, light, whose lifestyles unravels whilst he encounters Judith Odell, whose strength to persuade the destinies of guys is vaster than she is familiar with, and Pie 'oh' pah, an alien murderer who comes from a hidden dimension.
That size is one among 5 within the nice approach referred to as Imajica. they're worlds which are totally not like our personal, yet are governed, peopled, and haunted through species whose lives are intricately attached with ours. As light, Judith, and Pie 'oh' pah trip the Imajica, they discover a path of crimes and intimate betrayals, top them to a revelation so startling that it alterations truth forever.
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