Magic Rises is the sixth instalment in the Kate Daniels series, after Magic Slays, and marking a return to the main series line after last year’s. The smart latest installment of Andrews’s semi-post-apocalyptic urban fantasy series (after Gunmetal Magic) takes mercenary Kate Daniels and. Magic Rises Ilona Andrews Kate and Curran are pulled out of their Atlanta home territory and into the muck of European shapeshifter politics.
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We went through into a narrow hallway and started up the enormous staircase that was the bane of my existence.
Magic Rises by Ilona Andrews | : Books
He really is the best cuddly pet ever. The other thing is the predictability. Now, I’m all for some jealousy to spark between a couple in a long standing relationship.
If you think he’s the ultimate Alpha male and perfect for Kate, please do not proceed reading this. This conflict is undoubtedly the highlight of this book.
Magic Rises (Kate Daniels, #6) by Ilona Andrews
Plus, all the secondary characters even have their own traits and personalities and stand out as individuals, and I was delighted by how interesting I found one of the more prominent ones in this book. Double standards do not apply! She blinked, pale blond hair fanned out wide from her head. When we met, he thought I was a reckless merc who defied authority because I felt like it, and I thought he was an arrogant bastard who had enough issues to fill the Keep from top to bottom.
The chemistry was so powerful. An Ill-Advised Rescue by Ilona He was the Beast Lord and I was his Consort, which put me in a position of authority over fifteen hundred shapeshifters, the largest pack in the South. View all comments.
A hot body and flirting will only get you so far. She fell on her back and I drove the spear in the ground a couple of inches from her neck. Sure, it also pisses her off, but I was really not happy with the way that this situation was handled.
Mostly I killed people in bloody and creative ways. This book made me feel like crap. It helped me 1 year ago when I binged read the first 5 volumes in the series and I have the feeling it helped now as well.
Even Mahon had a touching moment or two. They might still come out of it.
The spoiler tags just note stream-of-consciousness thoughts I had. Desendra’s character was great – I felt sorry for her not only having a bastard dad but also two uncaring, ilonna, greedy husbands. Atlanta is risds city plagued by magical problems. Her jaws unhinged and she took one tiny bite of chocolate with crooked teeth. I can get that crap anywhere and pretty much everywhere else and so these books had become a sort of safe harbor for me.
You are the only one. Curran walked past me to Doolittle and handed him a small plastic bag filled with olive-colored paste. They have pretty much jumped on the will-they train and I am loving the ride, the track is full of pot holes, sharp bends and they are going at neck breaking speed and I am savouring every minute.
It is obvious from the very beginning the offer is a trap, but the only option for him is to walk straight into it. The reason being it fills in a crucial background plot and explains some of the happenings in this book.
Luckily, the next three books were out and I immediately downloaded them, and any novellas I could find, to my Kindle. This new setting added a whole batch of new tension and excitement as we see some shifters not under the control of the great and sexy Beast Lord, Curran.
Meredith had fallen silent. She was the one organising the security detail for the pregnant shifter, she was the one investigating the mystery monsters, and she was the one risses the group together. As much as I enjoy the action packed story though what I love reading about is the relationship between Kate and Curran, although this is an UF it has a strong romance element in it, injecting the book with some emotional drama that really makes the book and series stand out.
Hugh was right when he said that Curran wanted to have sex with Lorelei and that Curran must have thought about it.
When she fights in perfect unison with one of her worst enemies knowing that his back would be there to brace her, there is something wrong with the whole picture. There was nothing I could do.
My heart broke, and was put back together. I recognized the shock of magjc hair. Magic Rises is a game-changer, shaking everything up and showing yet again that Ilona Andrews are the best. I wasn’t sure how I was going to stay interested outside of Atlanta — dealing with packs I’d never heard of and didn’t know. After a few books, I was a bit reluctant to continue because I was afraid the tension, the passion and the hilarious banter would disappear but I couldn’t be more wrong.
Misshapen, grotesque, their bodies twisted into a horrible nightmare of semi-human parts, oversized claws, and patches of dense fur, they cowered in the corner, separated by the Plexiglas and bars, but huddling together all the same. And the thing is, despite everything these two have gone through to get together, the conflict is very real. This entire book is full of spoilers, which makes reviewing it a little difficult. Diving back into this world, spending time with the characters I couldn’t yet let go of, and eagerly, view spoiler [impatiently hide spoiler ] mmagic, awaited Magic Slays.
Kate is my favorite UF heroine, smart, witty, kick ass and funny.