Mia Lockhart has a secret.
chilling, haunting, and so smartly written that the pages fly by
Her mother was a keeper, as was her grandmother - women who were warriors, healers and protectors.
And when a mysterious man enters her life, she puts this to the test. Adrian Ashton is a brilliant scientist - and a killer. With the aid of an ancient Chinese text, he has mastered the art of capturing the chi of his opponents -the vital energy that flows through their bodies.
Mia finds herself drawn to his dark genius. But when he targets the man with whom she is falling in love, she is forced to choose between them.
Soon it becomes a fight to the death in which love is both the greatest weakness - and the greatest prize.
A mesmerising psychological thriller a distinct and juicy flavor all of its own, chilling, haunting, and so smartly written that the pages fly by like the wind.
Natasha Mostert was born in South Africa. Educated in Cape Town and New York, she holds graduate degrees in Lexicography and Applied Linguistics, and has subsequently worked as an academic and journalist. She now lives in Chelsea, London, with her husband.
Season of the Witch was her first work of mainstream fiction