The first book in the Alchemist Chronicles, The Secret Fire, co-authored by bestselling authors C.J. Daugherty and Carina Rozenfeld, was launched last night at Hatchards, London St Pancras.

The Secret Fire by C.J. Daugherty and Carina Rozenfeld

C.J Daugherty is the international bestselling author of the Night School series, translated into over 22 different languages, and Carina Rozenfeld is the French bestselling author of over 15 books including the Phoenix series. The Secret Fire, published by Little, Brown in the UK, will also be published in America, Germany, Brazil, Poland, Portugal, France, Turkey, Thailand and Latin America.

Surrounded by fans and journalists, C.J. and Carina entertained the crowd with an exclusive reading from The Secret Fire, followed by a book signing. Copies available here.

Memories of the evening!

Left to right: Carina Rozenfeld, Madeleine Milburn, C.J. Daugherty


C.J and Carina reading from The Secret Fire


Secret Fire cake pops!


The Secret Fire launch in Hatchards, St Pancras