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Blood and Magic

(Blood & Magic #1-3)

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A pyrokinetic, a dangerous new enemy, an imminent war.
Mercenary Aria Naveed is going to have her hands full.
Throw in a shifter or two and sh** is about to get serious! 🐺

Grab Blood and Magic Volume One. Books one and two in the exciting new urban fantasy series by USA Today Bestselling author Danielle Annett

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CURSED BY FIRE: BOOK ONE

Blood is going to s
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Kindle Edition, 423 pages
Published June 28th 2018
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Beth
I completely loved being caught up in Aria’s tale. Vampires, shifters and witches Oh MY! Annett writes a fascinating story of a world where magic has broken through and then it broke the world. Now it’s a fight for survival.

Blood & Magic is a the combination of the first three books in the Blood & Magic series and once you read straight through book 1 – 3 you will do exactly what I did…I went and one clicked CONSUMED BY FIRE.

I received this copy of BLOOD & MAGIC: VOLUME ONE - BOOK 1 - 3 from Vic
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Susan
Jan 14, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The first three books in the Blood & Magic series packed into one really hooked me. Reminiscent of the Katie Daniel series, but with enough extras to make it unique. Aria Naveed is a pyrokinetic in a world of shifters and vampires. She’s a wisea$$, butt kicking, at times annoying heroine that you’ll come to root for. This series has everything that I want in a book. Can’t wait to see what’s next!

*ARC provided by NetGalley for an honest review.
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Coco.V
May 20, 2020 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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Heather Gilbert
Jan 11, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: urban-fantasy

Before you go on, here is a note from the Author’s website that explains why some of the terms were used: Here we go again!


In it she explains where the term ‘Lyc-V’ originally comes from and goes on to explain ‘Friend-of-the-Pack’ and a few other issues reviewers have apparently noted. I am including this note here because she makes some good points that should be considered.


That said, please read on for my mostly uncorrected review (You’ll see why I noted those 2 points above). Oh, and please d

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Destiny Bridwell
May 17, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I received a copy of this book for a fair and honest review. I have been reading a little more urban fantasy so it was no surprise I found this series. I love Aria she is a very interesting character. She is not a character that everything goes her way, but she does her moments that make me laugh and others that I worry about her. I like books that take me through a several stages emotions as I got through them. These first three book did just that. I would love to read the rest and I have heard ...more
Brenda Phalen
May 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Blood and magic series: book set 1 - 3

Couldn't put it down once I started reading. I kept wanting to see what happened next.
Stayed up all night reading. Glad I didn't have to work the next day..
Pam Collins
Jun 27, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great boxer set!

All these lovely books in one set for a low price. The thrilling and steamy action and the intriguing plots extremely entertaining. I couldn't put it down, and I'm looking for the next book now Enjoy!
Sherri  Morris
Jan 16, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Very enjoyable great reading

I really enjoyed this book and loved the characters and how they came together. I can't wait to read more to see what will happen next with her and Declan.
Karina
Feb 05, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great story with amazing twists.

The story is amazingly done with twists and turns on every angel. The author makes you feel like you are the main character and feel everything that goes on, it sucks you and lets you feel as part of the story and this world.
Karen Machamer
Jan 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I received an ARC in exchange for an honest review. I really enjoyed this book. I highly recommend it to everyone.
Jeannie
May 23, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Highly recommend this book set
Michele
Sep 17, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Aria Naveed is human in a world still recovering from the discovery that monsters are real and living among us. Inter-faction conflict basically destroyed governments, infrastructure and the economy as we know it before an uneasy truce was declared. She survives the turmoil, despite being a 17 year old orphan at the time, because of her PsyKinetic ability to produce fire...and the help of a compassionate couple (Mike and Marion) who take her in and teach her the ropes of how to be a private inve ...more
Jaime
Jan 22, 2019 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
While I really enjoyed the series, I feel compelled to only give it 2 stars. Odd I know but here’s why. First, there are three books but they are all really short. In total under 550 pages on my kindle, making all three books feel like one. I also didn’t like the way the kindle set was edited. There was no demarcation between books. There are 70 chapters, and since the books end in cliffhangers (which I also don’t like) one book fades into the next. My final and main issue is that this book is a ...more
Rambling Rose
Too many similarities to Kate Daniels

I’ve read books that have had a faint resemblance to other books in their genre. I mean, a few tiny similarities here and there are to be expected in a fantasy genre, but nothing too overt. This series, however, has so many similarities to the Kate Daniels series that I found myself rolling my eyes whenever I crossed another one. Themes were the same, names were similar, and even the book title is a knockoff ffs! I feel like I just read the store brand equiva
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Cathy Pardue
Jul 25, 2018 rated it really liked it
Great start to this series

I loved Ari and her strong, independent, stubborn, sassy self. She is a great female lead. I love Declan and James, but can't for the life of me figure out the draw to Inarus. She says she doesn't trust easy, but keeps following him. He betrayed her, did morally horrible things and yet she keeps following him. Declan, in true alpha form, is finding it really. Hard to let cherished, but he is. He gives her space, even when he shouldn't. Yet she doesn't trust him for anyt
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Angel Hatfield
Sep 02, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Blood is going to spill … I just hope it won’t be mine. Someone is trying to incite a war and pit the shifter Pack and the vampire Coven against one another. If war breaks out, humanity won’t survive. And I can’t let that happen. My boss doesn’t want me to get involved. It’s too dangerous. But I’m a mercenary and I’ve been hired to find whoever it is that's leaving a trail of bodies in their wake. In a search that takes me through the maze of shifter hierarchy and the depths of the paranormal un ...more
Ashley Reyes
Dec 29, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
**I received a copy free from Netgalley for an honest review. **

For fans of the Kate Daniels series, this book will feel familiar. But, in a good way. I devoured this in a day, and am already looking forward to the next ones in the series. Though similar to KD, the heroine, Aria Naveed is an orphaned merc, part Persian and magically inclined, she’s not from an epic bloodline, and can’t do something more just because of who she is. Like Kate, she’s a badass because she trains her ass off. But unl
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ShinyObject
Feb 15, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I received an advanced reader's copy of Blood & Magic Series (Books 1-3) by Danielle Annett from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

I had never read anything by Danielle Annett before this, but I was very pleasantly surprised and pleased to find a new author/series to follow.

The good: I found the novel to be well written and the dialogue between the characters (primary characters as well as secondary) was entertaining and fact paced. The protagonist, Aria Naveed, is st
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Edith
Jul 29, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Exciting!

Danielle Annett is a new writer for me. I was hooked from the start and couldn't stop reading until the very last page. Set in present time after supernatural came out of the proverbial closet, we meet Aria Naveed. A human with secrets, she is a "merc". A private investagor we meet her after the death of a boy she was hired to find. What happens next takes the reader on a while ride through Spokane's streets and countryside where we're introduced to life and creatures and racist humans.
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Sharley
Apr 27, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I wasn’t sure I would enjoy this book when I started reading. The language suggests it’s aimed more YA fiction but I did get into the story. I found the main character very likeable albeit a little amazed at the random love interest(s), with no real substance and commitment to one (love) story line. I normally love this genre of film and tv but not so much reading but I’m already getting the next instalment of blood and magic as I enjoyed it so much
Brent
Jan 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Loved the Books - Buying the Rest

Enjoyed all three books in this collection. Seemed initially to be a mix of a few other familiar series, but definitely found its own flow and niche. Nice twists and not predictable as feared. Ends on a bit of a cliffhanger, so off to buy the next in the series right now. :-D
Fiona Andrew
Mar 16, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A new author, a new fan. I loved Aria, a most kick ass heroine. Her life is never dull so goes from one situation to the next, finding new friends along the way. A very enjoyable series. Let's hope book 4 comes out soon.
Valerie
Jan 01, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
An interesting series of books. You definitely need to read them in order and each book continues directly from the previous. It reads as 1 continuous book. The characters are well done, I particularly like Melody. It's an urban fantasy that should do well. #BloodMagicSeries #NetGalley
Garland Frankum
Jul 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book

I really enjoyed this book. The characters were believable and you really got caught up in them. The storyline was fantastic.
Noxwitchbooklife
An excellent mage/shifter series. Just enough magic to make it believable that it could happen in real life with a feisty female main character who isn't quite as normal as she thought originally.
Danielle Annett
Nov 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
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I'm just a girl with an obsession for Marvel movies, a love of all things Urban Fantasy, and a cheerleader for the underdog in any given story.

If you're looking for a heroine you can root for ... someone who defies the odds and gets up every time they're knocked down ... then look no further because that's what you'll find in my books.

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