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In the Beginning (The Velvet Book #1)

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Do you wish that magical stories such as Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit never ended? Are you sad that you have finished the fast-paced novels of The Hunger Games series?

Don’t be sad! Embark on a new emerging journey, The Velvet Book series by Jacquelyn Verze-Reeher.

The Velvet Book series encompasses the magic suspense, fear, dread, and sheer hope for go
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Published August 2016 (first published July 28th 2014)
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Inge
The Velvet Book: In the Beginning was a great start of what is to become a six-part fantasy series. While I had some issues with the book (which I will get to later), I really liked the idea behind the story, as well as the world the author has created. It’s definitely a story that I’d like to keep reading to see what happens next.

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First of all, I really liked the story behind the Velvet Book. The author has created an intriguing story involving Deities, an Enslavement Spell, and the Fou
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Carole Roman
May 05, 2016 Carole Roman rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Fast paced fantasy that incorporates almost every creature imaginable in an alternate universe where four high school students find themselves enlisted as an army of assorted characters who are trying to save the world from a shadowy villain named The Phantom. More New Adult, rather than YA, it has a fair amount of gore, but the fab four Amy, Melody, James and John keep the reader engaged as well as entertained. Fairies, Vampiresses, a powerful warrior woman, ghostly skeletons, and a big, bad ...more
Jonathan Harris
May 23, 2015 Jonathan Harris rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: abandoned
Weird pacing makes for a very uneven read. It rushes through sections that could be interesting and pauses for nothing.
No characters of note or interest.
Bored enough within the first quarter of the book to stop and look elsewhere.
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The Velvet Book is a six-book fantasy/adventure series written by San Francisco writer Jacquelyn Verze-Reeher.
Jacquelyn Verze-Reeher was born in Guam, U.S.A. From there the family moved to Appalachia where she was abused by her father. Later she fled with her mother to San Francisco. Jacquelyn grew up in homeless shelters, Public Housing Projects,and finally in the pleasant apartment complex wher
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The Velvet Book (3 books)
  • Fairliean (The Velvet Book #2)
  • Mohara (The Velvet Book #3)

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