‘Halo City’ is a novella which chronologically takes place before the events of book one, 'Crossroads', and in publication order takes place after book three, 'Beyond'. It follows Michael as he makes his first appearance at Halo City, Crossroads and it was a really enjoyable insight into his past and personality.
I loved the flow of the story. It seemed gentle and just plain happy. There were some really humorous mom
This is Michael’s story about how he was once a fallen and given a second chance in Hallo City to redeem himself. This also tells of when he encounters Claudia and his friendships with Alexa Rose, Vivian, Caleb and Davin and how Aden had betrayed him.
This novella is answering the questions about what happened to turn Michael from a "fallen" to what he was when he met Claudia.
This novella is actually meant to be read after book three and before book four.Though I actually chose to read it after I had finished book four. I felt this novella answered the questions about how Michael turned his back on the fallen and came to be in Halo City when Claudia began visiting it in her dreams.
The book also tells of Michael being ...more
This is a novella that I really loved!
Michael is an Alkin/Nephilim (half angel, half human), who had joined Aden when he rebelled against the council.
This novella is the back story to Michael and how he arrives at Halo City. This shows his struggle to fit in with the other Alkins, and how his friendship with them began. This story also shows Michael's point of view of the beginning of Crossroads, where he first meets ...more
I enjoyed reading how the bond was formed between Michael and Davin. You just knew they were destined to be close friends.
The best of it of course was when he finally sees Claudia as a grown woman and you could feel it was love at first sig ...more
The novella Halo City gives a great look into who Michael the Angel is and how he came to be the great leader of The Alkins. It also brings light to the friendship that grows between Michael and Davin, Caleb and Vivian who ultimately become a family. We will see through Michael's eyes the first time he see' s Claudia and feels the growing attachment toward her while he watches over her as she continues her visits to Crossroads in her dreams.
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This story is basically Michael's version of the events that take place in Crossroads. The focus of the story is more on Michael's life in Halo City during that time, rather than just focusing on his interactions with Claudia, so ...more
I loved getting to hear about Michael's earlier years! Whether you've read the Crossroads series or you just love stories about angels you are sure to enjoy this read. Mary Ting brings magic to ever page! Enjoy!!
I loved how Mary allowed us to see how the story began through Michael's eyes. Through all it's struggles, mistakes, bad and good choices, new chances and deep unlikely friendships, his character becomes more real and lifelike than ever.
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Mary Ting resides in Southern California with her husband and two children. She enjoys oil painting and making jewelry. Writing her first novel, Crossroads Saga, happened by chance. It was a way to grieve the death ...more