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Magic BurnsWell I just didn t know anything about it It fit the unusualness of the world Ilona Andrews has createdThe only thing I wanted of in this book was KateCurran time together I love the chemistry between them and the fight against the inevitable It s great that Kate is getting the job done and kicking butt on her own but I really look forward to the two of them having age time together I m sure it s coming and the buildup of anticipation is great but I want now You know what I like about you You have no sense You sit here in my house you can barely hold a spoon and you re telling me no You d Melody on Loan pull on Death s whiskers if you could reach them My absolute favorite moment between them is on the very lastage when Curran saysview spoiler As you wish I think I swooned for him right then and there and I fell in love with Ilona Andrews at the moment How The Toll-Gate perfect tout a line from the Princess Bride into her book hide spoiler 5618 I hope that when the Andrews write their Julie and Derek spinoff that one of the books takes lace during another flare and Red shows up Then I want for Julie andor Derek to break several of his bones Big important ones Like a femur and his elvis Yeah 45 starsAfter the trial by fire world building of MAGIC BITES any leftover uestions are uickly answered in KATE DANIELS 2 by virtue of the shifts from magic to tech and tech to magic occurring with alarming freuency as a result of one of this book s Big Problems the magical FlareSIDENOTE that s Flare as in flare up not flair as in you need at least 15 Empire of the Saviours (Chronicles of a Cosmic Warlord, pieces on your uniform FYI Right SO a magic Flare has happened every 7ish years since tech fell and during a Flare not only are the magictech shifts freuent but the magic is POTENT More strange things happen creatures show up already existing magicaleople and creatures have a harder time maintaining control over their magical aspects it s a MESSThe Casino the headuarters of The People shuts down entirely going into lockdown But I m getting ahead of myselfMAGIC BURNS begins with Kate getting an early morning wakeup call from Jim who needs backup on a Mercenary Guild gig About the time they ve got everything wrapped up Jim gets a mysterious text and ditches Kate bc Pack business Kate is understandably annoyed She s only one erson and hardly capable of carrying BOTH the dead shot in the back with an arrow by ersons unknown Good Thinking perp and the salamander contained by magical glass and they only getaid if they have Death in Mumbai proof they took care of theroblemSo what does Kate doShe cuts off Perp s head So Baccarat : La lgende du cristal pragmatic our KateAfter dumping the head and the fire lizard at the Guild Kate moseys over to the Order where Derek asks for her help on behalf of the Pack A group of surveyors was ambushed you see by a man who stole their maps and literally disappeared This mysterious man left behind several arrows matching the one that killed Perp so Kate heads back to thearking deck where she cornered Perp that morning and looks for a clue I LOVE it when Kate looks for cluesWhat she finds is a creepy magnetized metal yard with Stymphalian birds what looks like a smashed air hanger with a bottomless it #underneath where a cauldron used to sit and two street of #where a used to sit and two street kidsOne of street kids is Julie Yay The other street kid is Red boo hissAlso in the weird smushed air hanger is a bizarre skeleton inned to some crates by familiar looking arrows Kate decides to investigate removes an arrow or two and what do you know the bowman somehow knows and comes to investigate The bowman s name is Bran and Bran is HOT He s mischievous and has "swagger and I LOVE himAfter lots of flirty banter and maybe a scuffle "and I LOVE himAfter lots of flirty banter and maybe a scuffle two Bran gives Kate the maps and disappearsRed is long gone by this March Violets (Bernie Gunther, point so Kate takes Julie under her wing stuff happens Curran in his Alpha ness is even HOT than Bran Kate is even KICK ASS than wereviously thought and this second installment Zoete tranen pretty much kills the first one and the first book was PRE tty dang good IMO This is a series that just keeps getting better and if you haven t checked it out yet you NEED to check it out Anyone who loves or is interested in Urban Fantasy should have KATE DANIELS in their library Come on time to drink the kool aid This won t hurt a bit Iromise orbit gum smileMy other reviews for this series A uestionable Client Kate Daniels 05 Magic Bites Kate Daniels 1 Magic Strikes Kate Daniels 3 Magic Mourns Kate Daniels 35 Magic Bleeds Kate Daniels 4 Magic Dreams Kate Daniels 45 Magic Slays Kate Daniels 5 Magic Tests Kate Daniels 53 Magic Gifts Kate Daniels 54 Gunmetal Magic Kate Daniels 55 Retribution Clause Kate Daniels 56 An Ill Advised Rescue Kate Daniels 58 Magic Rises Kate Daniels 6 Magic Steals Kate Daniels 65 Magic Breaks Kate Daniels 7 Magic Shifts Kate Daniels 8 Magic Stars Kate Daniels 85 Grey Wolf 1 Magic Binds Kate Daniels 9 Iron and Magic Kate Daniels 95 Magic Triumphs Kate Daniels 10 Curran POV Collection April 2018 update After holding out for two years I finally renewed my 70 nonresident library card I was so stok Reread 62018 45 I m really starting to love this series stars You don t cause Water Music problems You cause catastrophes While investigating a mysterious bowman who killed her mark mercenary Kate Daniels finds herself in the custody of are teen girl Turns out the young street girl has some magical Revived powers the kind ofowers that 1 in 10000 Student Research Projects in Calculus people get and there are creatures coming after her Kate must go to the lasterson she wants help from Curran and together they fight to help the girl Another great installment in this series The lot thickens with this book but we still have some uestions left unanswered Such as What exactly is Kate Who is Roland What interest does Curran have in KateMy favorite art of this book was the interactions between Kate and Curran Their banter is so much fun to read and I am dying for the two of them to admit they have the hots for each other Not only will you sleep with me but you will say Love for Imperfect Things please I stared at him sho. Even years a flare comes a time when magic runs rampant Now Kate’s going to have to deal withroblems on a much bigger scale a divine oneWhen Kate sets out to retrieve a set of stolen maps for the Pack Atlanta’s aramilitary clan of shapeshifters she uickly real. ,

review Magic Burns

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Cked The smile widened You will say lease before and thank you after Nervous laughter bubbled up You ve gone insane All that eroxide in your hair finally did your brain in Goldilocks Ilona Andrews writing duo has done it again and marked a winner in my book The world building and character development are awesome and that s all I ask for in urban fantasy Well those two things and the hopes of romance Short review from me because I m dying to get to the third book I keep hearing rumors about a hot tub scene Hmmm I wonder what this Magic Burns book will be about What I mean What This can t be right Why isn t she being stupid Wha How She s going to fuck up Any second now Aaaaany second now This book is erfectI mean amIrite AM I RITEOne thing I love about Ilona Andrews is the fact that she didn t make Kate a sappy character Not once did she have a love thought about any of the hot dudes in the book Not once Sure she thinks about banging them but that s the normal thing to do No unnecessary crap about love at first sight and all that shit means a happier me Plus her relationship with Curran is so good I m enjoying every minute of it And you know what They ll be together in the future DUH so seeing how they develop their relationship is so much fun It s almost as good as Language and Linguistics playing Sims 3 But Sims 3 is way better because it makes you god Being god beats everything else So nah close but not close enough Speaking of which wasn t Ghastek awesome He s taking RPG games to the next level How cool would it be to be able to control your game character in real life That would be so fucking awesome What would I do with it Conuer Earth of course Kill everyone whoisses me off Spy on Divertimento people Lurk in dark alleys and scare the shit out of anyone who walks by And loot everything I m the looting type so can t help myself sistahBut back to Kate I love Kate I love Kate so much my heart hurts I love Kate so much I started writingoems just for her I love Kate so much I started baking cakes for her each morning Yes Kate go samurai on their sorry asses Yes Kate give them the middle finger Yes Kate ride your horse into the sunset Yes Kate spank me one timeWait What Sexually frustrated Kate Daniels is being Love Is a Fairy Tale pursued by every interesting male creature in this booka Saiman With a magic store body a Polymorph ie he changes human forms Can you dance Dance with me Kate Stay with me It will be fun b Ghastec One of the People a Master of the Dead ie he creates vampires Aleasure to see you as always You are in an excellent Promise at Dawn physical shape and you are wellroportioned c Bran A goddess hound a scoundrel a thief a brigand a human reviously who just wanted to be h Instagram Twitter Facebook PinterestWhen I was a teenager one of my favorite websites in the whole wide world was uizilla It was a magical wonderland of user made uizzes and bad fic where you could spend the day finding out what anime girl element you were with beautiful ics or you could spend the day reading smutty fanfic about Louis and Lestat Or if you were so inclined you could browse original fic submitted by users often written in the second erson where you the heroine were some kind of hybrid angel vampire werewolf faerie combination and had a veritable reverse harem of male love interests to chose from distinguishable only in the colors "OF THEIR HAIR AND THE WAY THEY DEMONSTRATED THEIR "their hair and the way
demonstrated their love for youThe Daniels series is leagues above the kind of trash I used to read on uizilla which is now sadly defunct but it taps I ve rocrastinated forever in writing this review Magic Burns is one of my freuent re reads and I m not sure I can do it justice What keeps drawing me back An interesting heroine that is confident skilled in her field funny occasionally lonely caring despite herself and lives according to an ethical code Action that builds from the somewhat ridiculous a salamander The Right Sort of Man (Sparks Bainbridge Mystery pyromaniac to the tragic spikey dogs to epic a battle between shapeshifters and gods Relationship building that gives eual importance to girlfriends adopted family andotential romance A sophisticated vision of a Darkmere post apocalypic Atlanta that shifts from magic to tech Vampires that are not romantacized and over most empathetically do not sparkle Hard to say but it s a favorite If they ever release it in hardcover I ll buy it in a flash because myaperback is worn outKate is the heroine of the series and one of my all time favorite charactersShe s anything but a sweet talking diplomatNegotiate He Jim wanted me to engage a lunatic who had already burned four eople into smoking meat Okay I could do that Alright Jeremy I yelled into the night Give me the salamander and I won t cut your head off She s got a gift of understatementHis nose no longer looked broken No blood either Wonderful Not only could he teleport but he also regenerated while he did it If he started spitting fire we d be all he also regenerated while he did it If he started spitting fire we d be all knows a losing battle when she sees oneI looked at his face and saw the decisive thrust of the adolescent jaw No intelligent life there I turned to JulieShe s creativeThe vampire started at me his mouth slack as Ghastek assessed his options I took a couple of forms from my desk ut them in the vamp s mouth and Den of Shadows (Gamblers Den pulled them up by their edges What are you doing Ghastek asked My holeuncher broke You have no respect for the undeadAnd sometimes very rarely she has nothing to sayShe Julie shrugged Sex Red knows a ritual that would give him my Scraps Of The Untainted Sky powers if I do sex with him I stared at her speechless There were so many things wrong with what she said that my brain experienced a momentary shutdownBut don t be misled she isn t all sarcasm and her confrontations with evil aren t marked by trading witticisms But there s enough humor to ease the way in to the serious stuff Five stars again and againRe read May 2017 because my cousin was borrowing it Idk maybe I needed to make sure it was good or something before I lent it to her Or just in case she didn t return itCrossosted Izes much at stake During a flare gods and goddesses can manifest – and battle for The Eric Carle Gift Set power The stolen maps are only the opening gambit in an epic tug of war between two gods hoping for rebirth And if Kate can’t stop the cataclysmic showdown the city may not survive. The Adventures Of A Brave Little Kitty Buddy Rerererereread TAOABLKBR with the IA Addicts And the moral of thisarticular rererererereread is Welcome home I m glad you made it There is coffee in the kitchen for you And the other moral of this Huguenot Prophecy and Clandestine Worship in the Eighteenth Century particular rererererereread is sniffingeople to determine their competence it s a Teenage Werewolf Sidekick Thing TWST Ha Until next time and stuffNovember 2017 The Grand IAA KD Buddy Rerererereread Extravaganza GIAAKDBRE aka the yellow brick road to Magic Triumphs Presenting Episode 2 or How Kate Daniels Learned Being a Toy Mouse with Raging Hormones isn t as Easy as Chopping People into Tiny Little Pieces And the moral of this Fashion Design Course particular rererereread is Psych And the other moral of thisarticular rererereread is someone call Desandra ASAP Bran wants to show her his Aeralis (The Frost Chronicles, pork sword And the other other moral of thisarticular rererereread is ain t nuthin like the moral compass of a teenage werewolf And the other other other moral of this Alternatives Chapter 2 (The Chronos Files; The Shattered Saga particular rererereread is evil tentacles undead mermaids sea demons with ugly as fish fish eyes my shrimpy children and my little self feel right at home and stuff It sositively enchantingNow let s get groovin May 2016 KD is the Cure to All of Life s Problems Buddy Read KDitCtAoLPBR with my dear wife Ange and the Cincinnati and Other Plays poor IAA souls who have fallen into our deathly KD Surprise Reread Trap KSRT Original rating 5 stars Rating after xxxxxx rereads there aren t enough stars in the sky That s the Combined Magical and Miraculous Ilona Andrews Kate Daniels Effect CMaMIAKDE And the moral of thisarticular rererereread is I want soup Bye nowview spoiler hide spoiler 4255 Aaahh yes that ending had me likeThe action in this second installment of the Kate Daniels series is getting and erratic There are so many things happening blow coming after another blow Speak Out! poor Kate doesn t even have time to take 10 minutes for herself and eat some fried chicken without something coming upNew characters enter scene in this book little Julie being the most important one Disclaimer she s a sweet little girl If the first book explored a few beliefs of the Slavic mythology in this one there are some Celtic stories unravelling filled with their own fair share of wickedness and mysteryThe most interesting thing to watch out for though is the witty banter and hot encounters of Kate and CurranBeing sexually frustrated around the big bad Lord of the Beasts is something Kate has to deal with throughout the whole book but the way she s handling things is just too good toassAnd also that ending right there just made me go immediately after the third book heheBook styled Sale Alert This is one of my favorite all time UF series and the first few books are currently on sale 199Kate Daniels Buddy ReadReread on May 11 with the gang at Ilona Andrews Addicts IAA45 Stars bumped up a half star from first readRevisited review after Re read on Jun 30 2014Ilona Andrews is an author I think I can re read time and time again I liked this book even the second time around The magic and mythology drew me in and the lot and story were even better the second time aroundI got excited when new characters which will be around throughout the series were introduced and the chemistry building and the slow burn between Kate and Curran is even enticing the second time around "But I didn t know what it meant Aunt B frowned Doesn t matter You need "I didn t know what it meant Aunt B frowned Doesn t matter You need be very careful right now When Curran wants something he doesn t become distracted He goes after it and he doesn t stop until he obtains his goal no matter what it takes That tenacity is what
him an alpha You re me Scared might be too strong a word but in your lace I would definitely be concerned I lapped up all KateCurran The collectors encyclopedia of antique marbles page time together and saw new things I missed the first time I loved Aunt B s very apt description of Curran and now that he has his interests set on Kate I don t think she stands a chance of resisting for long Again the epilogue totallyulled on every hopeless romantic heartstring I haveOnto Magic Strikes which was one of my favorites of the series Original Review Sept 24 2013Kate seems to have trouble follow her no matter what she does and no matter how hard she tries to avoid it trouble has her address and knocks softly at the door In this installment the author shows us just how far the extremes of Kate s world can swing as there is the euivalent of a typhoon of magic coming Called a flare the ebb and flow between magic and tech become increasingly unstable and all the magical creatures are feeling the The Philosophy of Giambattista Vico pull including Kate It is a time when the gods come out tolay and Kate needs to find a way to keep one in Lone Star Standoff particular out of this world You don t causeroblems An unpiloted vampire causes roblems You cause catastrophes I enjoyed this lot arc than the last It could just be because I knew about the world created here and could focus on the story than in the last book or it could be because the reader get a serious and deeper look into the woman that is Kate Daniels Kate is a strong independent and willful woman that can kick some serious butt But she is so much than that and in this book I Really Was Able really was able see the softer More Punishment For His Cheating Wife part of Kate theart that motivates her to Decision protect others and keep them at a distance It is revealed little by a little a fewieces of her The View from Alameda Island past until you areretty sure you know where she comes from and the bigger battle she will have to face eventually Her interactions with Julie a teenage girl she is trying to help really humanize her I m a substitute momYou re like a crazy aunt who only gets called when somebody needs bailing out of jail The use of mythologies I m not familiar with was also a boon to the author She could have chosen the normal Greek Roman or Egyptian mythologies for the deities in the story but she took some of the lore from Celtic origins that were new to me and made the story much likable and I didn t knit When Fox Is a Thousand pick the mythology apart because. Down in Atlanta tempers – and temperatures – are about to flareAs a mercenary who cleans up after magic gone wrong Kate Daniels has seen her share of occupational hazards Normally waves ofaranormal energy ebb and flow across Atlanta like a tide But once every

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