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Frost & Filigree

(The Shadow Council Case Files #2)

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They have worked behind the scenes of society for centuries, protecting humans from threats beyond their understanding. They are The Shadow Council, and these Archives are the stories of their members and adventures throughout recorded history. From folk heroes to monsters out of darkest nightmare, the Shadow Council Archives explore the world beyond mundane understanding. ...more
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Published June 6th 2017 by Falstaff Books
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Olga Alfonsova
Nov 19, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Mesmerized by the deep, unfolding characters. It's not a big book, yet it has big magic packed inside it. The author must be a faery's child - hair long, foot light, eyes wild, brain quick, heart open - bleeding love.

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Megan
Jun 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: fans of historical fantasy/action
Recommended to Megan by: Natania Barron
This was so so good but TOO SHORT! I mean I know it's a novella but still :p Complex, engaging, funny characters, and an exciting story that was over much too soon. Looking forward to the next installment!
Paul Jessup
Jul 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Like Little, Big, Strange & Norell, crossed with Supernatural. A very good, immersing read that will keep you entertained, no doubt. But it also has amazing prose, very reminiscent of great Victorian classics, but with it's own spin on things. Must read. ...more
Erin Penn
Aug 02, 2019 rated it really liked it
Much more complicated set of characters than I normal find in the Shadow Council shared world - almost doesn't fit in the novella (which is a complete story). A couple of the transitions between chapter/scenes have abrupt jumps; a problem with the extremely short format of novellas.

The language is beautiful. I bet this will be an amazing audiobook.

What makes a monster? When does one become a monster, and when does one stop being a monster? The monsters in this book are not that introspective, an
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Natania Barron
Nov 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
I've never had so much fun writing a book. Vivienne, Nerissa, Worth, and Christabel have become some of my favorite characters I've ever written. When I sat down to write this, I had the voice of the Dowager Countess from Downton Abbey in mind; I wanted a serious tale that was punctuated with absurdity but embraced my love of the Edwardian period, as well as myth. I have a MA in English, and my primary study was Arthuriana and the Romantic poets, so this was one of the first opportunities I had ...more
Jennifer
Jan 31, 2018 rated it it was amazing
What a wonderous romp! I can't wait to read what happens in Cairo in the upcoming Masks & Malevolence. Nerissa is my power creature, but all the Beasts of Tarrytown are multi-faceded gems in an opulent setting. ...more
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Natania Barron is a writer with a penchant for the speculative; she is also an unrepentant geek. Her work has appeared in Weird Tales, EscapePod, The Gatehouse Gazette, Thaumatrope, Bull Spec, Crossed Genres, Steampunk Tales, Faerie Magazine, and in a number of anthologies. Her work often incorporates Victorian aesthetics with magic and science fiction, treading between genres whenever possible. H ...more

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