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Review: Magic Rises (Kate Daniels Novel) by Ilona Andrews & Giveaway!

Aug 9, 2013

 Atlanta is a city plagued by magical problems. Kate Daniels will fight to solve them—no matter the cost.

Mercenary Kate Daniels and her mate, Curran, the Beast Lord, are struggling to solve a heartbreaking crisis. Unable to control their beasts, many of the Pack’s shapeshifting children fail to survive to adulthood. While there is a medicine that can help, the secret to its making is closely guarded by the European packs, and there’s little available in Atlanta.

Kate can’t bear to watch innocents suffer, but the solution she and Curran have found threatens to be even more painful. The European shapeshifters who once outmaneuvered the Beast Lord have asked him to arbitrate a dispute—and they’ll pay him in medicine. With the young people’s survival and the Pack’s future at stake, Kate and Curran know they must accept the offer—but they have little doubt that they’re heading straight into a trap…

I gave this book a 

Magic Rises by Ilona Andrews soars to new plateaus.  Readers will journey across the vast ocean in search of a miracle.  Kate and Curran know they are heading into a clever trap but must play along for the good of the pack.  Kate and Curran along with their trusted entourage will be surrounded by enemies, but only Kate and Curran truly comprehend the situation for what it really is.  Andrews, true to form, serves up an array of scrumptious fantasy on different levels.  Bonds of love will be tested, and trust crushed, readers will be on a constant "vague des passions".  Kate reaches deep to discover just what her magic can encompass . Loss of dear friends and the meeting of new allies surrounded in a world where magic rises to all it's glory, just ROCKS! Kate shines bright, a gem, the prize, the ultimate warrior. Magic caresses readers as a magic word emerges, perfectly, at the precise moment. Readers see it coming, know that we will have it in our grasps, and yearn for it to be spoken. Say it, say it , we chant! Flying creatures and scientific study are in order, know your enemy and know him well.  Dinner drama was never served up so deliciously.  Andrews delivers a beautifully orchestrated ballet of combative engagement, so visual readers will want to take up sword fighting. Magic Rises permeates with mythology and lore from a vast array of sources,cleverly and superbly adapted to Kate's world. This is no scrimmage!

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Publisher: Ace 
Pub Date: July 30, 2013

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