The Norse Chronicles
Solina Mundy lives a quiet life, running the family bakery in her small North Carolina hometown. But one night, she suffers a vivid nightmare in which a wolfish beast is devouring her twin brother, who lives in Alaska. The next morning, police notify her that Mani is dead. Driven to learn the truth, Solina heads for the Land of the Midnight Sun. Once ther ...more
This is a must read for every fan of Norse mythology fan. Even if you have not read or seen much Norse mythology you will love these books. This urban fantast trilogy is the perfect mix of modern world with accident gods roaming this world among us.
Follow Solina as she discovers she is part of a world she never thought was real and as she learns so much she never even thought of. She uncovers secrets she was never meant to know, which puts her in danger and on the run. During her journey she me...more
This story was told from Solina's point of view so we know as much as she does, which is nothing, other than her brother seems to have been killed by a wolf. There are so many questions that arise that remain unanswered until close to the end, which leaves you with a cliffhanger. The build-up to that cliffhanger was brilliantly written. Even with all the unanswered questions I felt like I really knew each character, choices they would make and how they would react. Ms. Laur ...more
I had my doubts during Midnight Burning, the first book of this trilogy, because it seemed like the characters were following all the old PNR/UF clichés of the gutsy woman whose capability is a façade and would die without the needy, controlling creepopath who’s decided to own her. Despite my doubts, I kept reading because this book was addictiv ...more
Midnight Burning is the first book in the series and I really loved meeting Solina. She recently lost her brother Mani and has to go to Alaska to pack up his belongings. While there she meets some of his friends and start to feel like there was ...more
Solina Mundy has worked in her parent’s bakery for years, while her twin brother, Mani, ha ...more
The plot of this book is really interesting and it used all of the char ...more
Solina and Thorin have to take many chances on each other while following their hearts.
Their priorities are often conflicting and that could be fatal.
I VOLUNTARILY REVIEWED AN ADVANCE READER COPY OF THIS BOOK
Want to relive the Norse stories – not happening here. Life and struggles after Ragnarok. Good versus evil. Meet the descendants of the Norse gods and other deities.
The Norse Chronicle is an Omnibus edition of three books. Although it’s long, the story is so captivating that I didn’t even notice it. :) It's perfect mixture of modern world with mythical world of Norse Gods.
Ragnarok already accured and killed most of the Aesir, ones that are left are living more or less peacefully with humans. After decades of peace, there is threat of new Ragnarok. There is mystery to be solved, different creatures and Gods, amazing friendship, romance a ...more