Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Magus (A Chronicle of Rebirth #1)” as Want to Read:
The Magus (A Chronicle of Rebirth #1)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Magus

(A Chronicle of Rebirth #1)

by
4.26  ·  Rating details ·  23 ratings  ·  14 reviews
Everyone had heard of the Magus of Danthamore, a powerful, dangerous, and ruthless man. Nelina, who was sold on the slaver's block by her unscrupulous uncle, now finds herself as the newest slave of the Magus. Finding that he is more than what he appears to be, Nelina follows her heart as the irresistible handsome Magus leads her into a world she had never dreamed existed. ...more
Kindle Edition, 257 pages
Published June 23rd 2017 by Amazon Digital Services
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Magus, please sign up.
Popular Answered Questions
J.M. Fletcher As one of the Authors, I would rate the Magus on a 1-10 scale as follows. I would advice that the book is for 18 and over. There are adult themes…moreAs one of the Authors, I would rate the Magus on a 1-10 scale as follows. I would advice that the book is for 18 and over. There are adult themes similar to Game of Thrones in that regard.

Sex =6

Language =1

Violence=7

Sorry I did not get to this question sooner. I was diagnosed with cancer and in treatment. I recently finished my chemo-radiation and have resumed writing.(less)
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-47
4.26  · 
Rating details
 ·  23 ratings  ·  14 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Coco.V
Apr 21, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: freebies
🎁 FREE on Amazon today (4/21/2019)! 🎁
Amanda Williams
Oct 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Wow, what an amazing book. This author has done an amazing job. I love the world they have created and how descriptive everything is from the areas to the characters. Strong characters thrust together in an amazing adventure. Incredibly written. It kept me glued to every page from beginning to end. Cannot wait for more
Leah
Jul 17, 2017 rated it really liked it
I was kindly given an e book copy of this book by the author in exchange for an honest review .
I really enjoyed this book , it was well-written , magical and romantic . I am intrigued to read the next book in the series to discover what happens next !
Rachel Horon
Oct 22, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book has a strong sense of character and setting. The Magus Ru'ark is dangerous to many, but he is loyal to his most faithful. It may seem like chance that he was able to purchase the beautiful Nelina to be his slave. However nothing seems to be left to chance as readers fall deeper into the fantasy of kingdoms and magic, romance and trust. There is more than meets the eye with every character that is introduced. Sometimes it is uncertain as to who to trust and knows more than they reveal t ...more
Carol Flythe
Oct 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fantasy, romance
I wasn’t really sure what to expect with this book. The story focuses on the Magus who owns several pleasure slaves and Nelina is sold to him as a slave by her gross uncle. However, she wasn’t expecting that she would actually fall in love with him (what?!) and he too starts to catch feelings for her but he is conflicted because such is the way with romance.

This isn’t the typical romance book though. It has magical elements to it too and it was like nothing I’ve read before which I really appre
...more
Janet Brand
Sep 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
The Magus" is a stunner, magnificent in ambition. Absolutely Phenomenal! If you like thriller, suspense and Romance all mixed together this is it! I was scared, thrilled and intrigued. What an interesting book. The writer does an excellent job of pulling me in from the very beginning, I didn't expect to get totally wrapped up in this book but once I started there was no going back. This was a really great and magical start to a magus series. I came across this book purely by chance, but I'm so g ...more
Kathy Kish
Jun 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Loved the plot and the characters. Unusual with 2 authors and it worked. The blending makes for an awesome read. sexy, romantic. This us book 1 will purchase book 2 as soon as it's out. Two previous reviews ? This book is a 5 star read☺
Jessica Smith
Dec 26, 2017 rated it really liked it
Fun easy read!

This book is about a young girl named Nelina that is lost her parents as a child and then was raised by her evil uncle that sold her to what in this book is referred to as a "slaver" who then sold Nelina to a royal wizard, or a Magus, named Ru'ark. Ru'ark buys her to help save all the kingdoms from the waste, but along the way the two fall in love.
This story has a little bit for most interest areas, it has magic, love, sex, battles, and gore. It is over 300 pages, but it is a supe
...more
David Styles
Jul 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would!

The opening chapter, the opening scene even, was so very full of fan-service that usually bodes ill for the book that follows, but in this case it managed to keep the eroticism while not reducing Nelina (or other characters) to objects or robbing them of agency, despite the status of being a slave.

The book avoided a lot (but certainly not all) of the tropes common to romance particularly where there’s a very large power disparity between the protag
...more
Jimmy Jefferson
Jul 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
A magical romantic fantasy of the Magnus Ruark

This is the story of the Magnus and his path to keeping his people safe before all else, that is until a simple slave girl purchase finds him forced to choose. The story is well written and there are several twists along the romantic path of the story. Characters are well developed and relatable to the reader. This is a different kind of romance but a very entertaining in its own right. This magical romance will keep you reading to see what Magnus w
...more
Jen
Sep 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
The Magus, the first of A Chronicle of Rebirth series, by the Fletcher husband and wife team is different from the things I usually read. But, I am glad I read it. It took me out of my comfort zone, but it also had themes that cross genres. For instance, this is a fantasy adventure romance. Many of the same themes of love and fantasy elements, but it is also unique. It follows the intense relationship between Nelina and The Magus in this fantasy world where readers meet kings, queens, dragons, a ...more
Jessica
Sep 15, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Nelina is a free woman, until she found herself in the unlikely situation of being sold at a slavers auction, that is. The man who buys her is none other than The Magus Ru’ark, a fearsome man who has a reputation for being ruthless and shrewd. What his reputation did not reveal is that he happens to be incredibly handsome, and after a while of being around him, Nelina she can’t help but think there is more to him than what she has heard. Ru’ark on the other hand, thought only that this newest sl ...more
Pegboard
Sep 15, 2018 rated it it was amazing
The Fletchers make an excellent team as they spin The Magus into a mystifying tale of kingdoms, wizards, and soul seers. This well written fantasy novel will draw you into the mysterious reason the powerful Magus needs Nelina. He could have anyone, but this slave girl is required to fulfill his destiny, but to what end? The story continues as Nelina struggles to complete her training before the king and queen device a plan to stop her. Knowing she is the key to the Magus, the queen plans to use ...more
Archie
Sep 11, 2018 rated it liked it
Adventurous journey of fantasy and magic!
An adventurous journey of fantasy and magic. The Magus Ru’ark is a complex man, he is dangerous and harsh but soft and faithful. He purchased his beautiful women Nelima to be her slave, but could not resist her beauty and happens to fall for her and so does she. The story revolved around Magus and is filled with elements like fantasy, magic, fear, romance, trust, relationship and slavery. There is lots going on to keep the reader engaged.
James
rated it it was ok
Jun 25, 2017
Jennifer
rated it really liked it
Jun 28, 2017
L.J. Kane
rated it it was amazing
Jul 08, 2017
Khothy
rated it really liked it
May 26, 2019
Shelley Rogrose
rated it it was amazing
Oct 02, 2017
Shannon Zak
rated it it was amazing
Jul 21, 2017
Lekna
rated it did not like it
Jun 26, 2017
Mia Chediak
rated it it was amazing
Feb 10, 2018
Alicja Wilczyńska
rated it it was amazing
Jul 12, 2017
jd
rated it liked it
Jul 12, 2017
Nat
marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2017
Carole
marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2017
Maggie K
marked it as to-read
Jun 25, 2017
Nereyda A.
marked it as to-read
Jun 28, 2017
Susanne Jasperse
marked it as to-read
Jul 02, 2017
Chloe
marked it as to-read
Jul 11, 2017
Louella
is currently reading it
Jul 12, 2017
Emma Day
marked it as to-read
Jul 14, 2017
Morin
marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2017
Kate kammer
is currently reading it
Jul 20, 2017
Sanne
marked it as to-read
Aug 06, 2017
Audrey Ferris
marked it as to-read
Aug 20, 2017
Mariela
marked it as to-read
Oct 02, 2017
Courtney
marked it as to-read
Oct 02, 2017
Morgan
is currently reading it
Oct 22, 2017
Connie Barnett
marked it as to-read
Oct 22, 2017
jax
marked it as to-read
Oct 29, 2017
Houda Ameri
marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2017
Laura Ruetz
marked it as to-read
Nov 14, 2017
Kaemea
marked it as to-read
Jan 22, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
4 followers
Jill has attended the University of Maine Augusta and has taken Justice Studies and numerous upper level English and Literature classes.

At the age of sixteen Jill began reading books in the romance genre. Johanna Lindsey is a favorite author of Jill's and one that she considers an inspiration. Jill also has a deep love for fantasy and is equally inspired by authors such as David Eddings, Glen Coo
...more