Nikolas and Company Book 3: The Foul and the Fallen
by Kevin McGill
Nikolas’s best friend, Xanthus, is slowly turning to stone, and all he can do is watch. The boy steward will have to take a stand against the Council of Teine, the wicked Sheriff Silas Gorringe, creepy orphanage keepers, a mischievous automaton arcade, a horde of blood-thirsty monsters, and even his closest friends, to try and find a cure for Xanthus. Nikolas is in a race to save his best friend.