Dark rituals drag London mage Alex Verus into the center of a conspiracy in this thrilling novel from the national bestselling author of Marked. Since. Cursed. Things are going well for Alex Verus. He’s on moderately good terms with the Council, Luna’s settling in as his apprentice, and nobody has tried to kill . For those of you who don’t have it yet, or who have a friend who might be interested, Cursed is currently on sale! It’s being promoted by.

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And then there’s Garrick.

From their perspective, just being near Luna is bad luck. Is it actually satisfying to read something that is such a pale-watered-down version of quality, that participates in adding nothing new to the literary conversation except it’s own commercialization?

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Taken Alex Verus series: The alchemy of gunpowder fused with the magic of sorcery. Luna develops really well in this book, although her attitude towards Alex in the first half is mystifying even if I do understand her motives.

This time things got really close to ending badly. They could have avoided a hell of a mess that way. Inspired by Your Browsing History. At one point of the story, Alex has to team up with him it’s Fated all over again.

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This book is just awesome and I am so happy that I get bfnedict great urban fantasy series with male protagonist. Sometimes Verus gets out of a situation far too easily, and the plot is slightly too clumsy to be marvelled as a happy-coincidence.


He’s not an aggresive guy. Hmm, Cinder is brighter than I thought. It turns out she is an enchantress capable of manipulating emotion in others. May 29, Pages. Add the monkey’s paw to the mix and you’ve got one hell of a brilliant story. This series is a corker. Your thoughts may be your own, they may not be. Alex is then hired by Belthas, one of the Light mages who wants to stop the Dark mages responsible for the Harvesting, to investigate.

The pace of this book is quick and I can’t stop reading. For some readers that won’t be enough though. Overall, i’m really pleased with this book and with the series so far. It’s and improvement from benedicy privous book for sure and i’m very interesting in this series, this books are easy to read and bery entertaining.

Of course, the fact that this book assumes a knowledge of its predecessor means it’s less likely to be satisfying for someone coming new to this series but if you’ve read book one, it’s most definitely a worthy successor.

I cannot ask for more’ Jeannette Ng ‘Astounding.

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Sonder as a ‘Space Mage’ is too convenient, you just can’t have every flavour of Mage magic for every situation in the plot to suit the scene, its to hard a pill to swallow. John and Allen P. We need to use cookies to do this. Published May 29th by Ace curser published January 1st Jacka has managed to create a plot line that really challenges Alex et al, and entertains us. Like all chance magic, curses affect luck and probability. Things are going well for Alex Verus. You can about guess where it goes from there.


But suddenly everyone jscka see Alex’s future. First name Country where you live Book Your rating out of 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Jacak review.

One who’s set to prove she’s better than the self-proclaimed ‘Ruse Artist Extraordinaire”If Ard can’t find the heir then his world may again approach ruin. I don’t blame her for wanting that curse gone, especially if the way to get rid of it was as easy as it sounded. Alex was once ap Jacka explores his really interesting magic system, and the consequences of Alex’s magic abilities were very interesting. It is called Harvesting, of of the blackest of black magic.