In Medlock, a secretive guild of inventors have brought spirits of the dead back into the world, harnessing them in animal-like machines. Young Prue has joined as an apprentice, but she's on a mission of her own: to bring her brother back to life. To find him, she needs to get the ghost machines to remember the people they used to be.
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In this interview, Vashti Hardy talks to Nikki Gamble about world-building, character naming and plotting. she introduces the Darkwhispers, her latest creation in the Brightstorm world. And there's a surprise fortune cookie to be opened, Will it predict good things for Vashti's latest novel?