He might be Cordelia’s brother, but she did not like him above half.
Moreover, at the present moment, he presented the appearance of a lunatic. Beneath his unbuttoned coat his waistcoat was disarranged, and one side of his high wingtip collar was dreadfully askew. His improbably light hair was out of its usual careful shape, pomaded strands going wildly in all directions and glittering electric bright under an arc lamp. On Percy Street, the street lights were older and less reliable, their fierce yellow burn stripping them all down to harsh lines.
“You’ve lost your hat, Alastair,” said Lucie.
Alastair said: “I have lost my sister!”
Lucie went cold. “What do you mean? Has something happened to Cordelia?”
The Last Hours kommer att utspela sig efter händelserna i den redan utgivna serien The Infernal Devices. TLH kommer att innefatta följande böcker och deras i nuläget preliminära releasedatum:
Chain of Gold - hösten 2019
Chain of Iron - hösten 2020
Chain of Thorns - hösten 2021
Men några av karaktärerna från TLH kommer vi att träffa i flera av de kommande Ghost from the Shadow Market novellerna som Cassie kommer släppa under året.