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(Nephilim Quest #1)

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Dana’s best friend Kitty has died in a car accident, and the only ray of light in the misery is when her grandmother appears in her spiffy red sports car to cheer her up. At the same time a nightmarish shadow appears to hunt Dana and she has to flee from her ordinary life with grandma, who turns out to be something quite different than what Dana had thought – a Huntress of ...more
Published January 31st 2016 by Smashwords Edition
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Margaret Kosakiewicz
A bit immature but interesting story. Please read to the end.

I was intrigued by this book and purchased it as something to read through the Summer. About 75 % into the book I had mixed feelings. Without giving away spoilers, I found the author is using certain terms (like Nephilim, Shadows, etc) somewhat interchangeably and it's hard to figure out who's who, who came from whom, who made whom and who's good and who is evil. There is also very little differentiation between characters in the style
Stephanie Farrant
Jan 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing
If you love adventure then you will love this book!

At first there is a lot of information to take in and at times I found myself slightly confused. Then all of a sudden something just clicked and understanding flooded in opening up this fantastic new world!

The story is completely original, I have never read anything like it. Not only is it a fantastic story, it is also brilliantly educational. A lot of history, specifically Egyptian (which I found fascinating) is to be found. It is clear that a
Mar 23, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Very surprising and mysterious. Much better than I anticipated. Absolutely adored the first 3/4 of the book but thought it got disappointingly cheesy towards the end. By that I mean that it was originally very different from your typical YA read but eventually got pretty cliché with the usual


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Jan 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It was exciting and i was able to go in to the story and feel like i was right there along the characters loved the book

I enjoyed reading the book. It was exciting. I felt like I was right by the character s it was easy to read I loved the story. I would like to read the next book.
Sep 16, 2016 rated it it was amazing
very captivating and thrilling book.
excellent writing style.waiting for part 2
Nataliya Makhina
Very nice read

I enjoyed reading and want to continue reading the next book from this series. The writing of Leena brings a nice feeling.
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Leena Maria writes novels that have one thing in common: ancient Egypt. Though her studies have been academic, the books celebrate the power of imagination. History is definitely not dry in Leena’s novels!

Leena’s Egyptology studies:

Certificate in Egyptology 2012 (University of Manchester, 3 years)

Diploma in Egyptology 2014 (University of Manchester 2 years)

MA Egyptology 2019-

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