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Radiant Burn (Pact Arcanum #2.5)

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Author's Note: This novella has been incorporated into the most recent edition of Sunrise (Book 2), and is now out of print.

"Magic requires sacrifice."

Alexandria, Egypt, 2008. The Sentinel assault on the vampire citadel was broken by a spell that consumed the caster and destroyed everything around him. Three of the four Sentinel leaders and all of their strongest allies
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Published (first published October 10th 2011)
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Jason Bradley
This book revisited events in the novels but from another perspective. It added to the story so much.
Oct 11, 2011 Katy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: fans of Pact Arcanum, vampires
Shelves: ebook
Magic requires sacrifice, and none understand that better than the Sentinels, genetically programmed to hate and struggle against the vampires until such as time as there are no more being occupied by the Red Wind – the animating force that maintains a form of life in a vampire. Another programming that Sentinels have to live with is the enforced requirement to obey their leaders, the Winds. When a young and overeager Wind of Earth – the leader of the Winds themselves – decides that the Sentinel ...more
Nov 02, 2011 Scott rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Radiant Burn is a short story set in Arshad Ahsanuddin's Pact Arcanum world. It goes over events that readers may already have some familiarity with in much more depth with different perspectives. I'll admit that I have been of a fan of the way Arshad writes since reading the sample of Sunrise and I will continue to follow the series.

Radiant Burn gives a little bit more insight into the life of Nick, dealing with his father's time as a Sentinel. As Nick is my favorite character in the series I
Nov 28, 2014 Kristina rated it it was amazing
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Read this as a part of the 2nd book. 4th edition, I think? Want to mark it off here so I know for the future though.
Jul 20, 2014 Shelby rated it it was amazing
Incorporated into Sunrise...
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By profession, I am a hematopathologist, a laboratory physician who specializes in diagnosis of diseases of blood, bone marrow, and lymph nodes, such as leukemia and lymphoma. Yes, I realize the irony that I write about vampires. ;)

The Pact Arcanum Saga consists of five books: Sunset, Cathedral of the Sky, Sunrise, Moonlight, and Starlight. It is best described as non-explicit, futuristic, gay va
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Pact Arcanum (4 books)
  • Sunset (Pact Arcanum, #1)
  • Sunrise (Pact Arcanum, #2)
  • Moonlight (Pact Arcanum, #3)
  • Starlight (Pact Arcanum, #4)

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