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Wheels of Fire (SERRAted Edge #2)

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Al and Bob work as mechanics for a race car driving team. There's just one catch - Al happens to be a centuries old elf and Bob a human fosterling brought up after being abused by his father. Al has a soft spot for children as it happens....
Paperback, 400 pages
Published January 2nd 2001 by Baen Books (first published October 1st 1992)
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TheCosyDragon
Aug 30, 2012 rated it really liked it
This review has been crossposted from my blog at The Cosy Dragon . Please head there for more in-depth reviews by me, which appear on a timely schedule.

Al and Bob work as mechanics for a race car driving team. There's just one catch - Al happens to be a centuries old elf and Bob a human fosterling brought up after being abused by his father. Al has a soft spot for children as it happens, and when he finds out Jamie is missing, he does everything he can to help.

This is one of the few books in thi
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Kathy Davie
Dec 14, 2014 rated it liked it
Shelves: urban-fantasy
Second in the SERRAted Edge urban fantasy series (part of Lackey's Elves on the Road super series) and revolving around race-car-driving elves and their human friends. The focus is on Alinor in Hallet, Oklahoma.

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I can't believe Cindy's been so stupid. I'd'a cleaned out those accounts weeks ago, and why didn't she change Jamie's school! And talking about stupid, it's hard to believe there could be that many gullible people out there who actually buy into what Brother Joseph sells.

I get a li
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Frank
Mar 02, 2010 rated it liked it
I read this book awhile back, it was a novel approach to the fantasy genre. It mixes the world of elves with muscle cars and runaway teenagers. I thought it was unique in how it mixed the magis of the ancient elves with the power of a classic Mustang. Part of the appeal to me was the Ford Mustang as the lead character's transport. The book's plot is now somewhat dated, as runaway teens are no longer in the popular news. That and the idea that Tannim ( the lead character ) has adventures in a Bat ...more
Michelle
Jul 08, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fantasy
A wonderful book that shows the pain of children and how it can be healed. This series is one of the good ones that I think everyone should read, as it draws awareness to abuse...but remember, you don't have to an elf to help.
Megan Sewell
Feb 08, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Elves in our world, elven steed hiding themselves as race cars, sounds bad but its oh so good!
Gary Barrentine
Auto racing, magic, cults and child abduction.
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Hot fae men, fast cars, what else does a woman in trouble need? This was a good paced story which I would recommend to anyone who likes the fae and a hero to save the day.
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Lackey really knows how to bludgeon a point, which makes parts of this book really tedious, but it's got an excellent dramatic rescue at the end.

Of course.
Cathy Tolley
Oct 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing
love this series would love to see more
Hastiejk
Mar 30, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: owned
More great fantasy transplanted into a modern setting.
Dvdurante
Aug 03, 2008 rated it really liked it
So much fun. I love this series!
~Anita~
Aug 05, 2012 rated it really liked it
I read this first in 2005. Enough stayed with me for it to be vaguely familiar second time through. This story has abuse, alcoholism, non-custodial parent kiddnapping and a cult.
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