Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Azimuth (Rahki Chronicles, #1)” as Want to Read:
Azimuth (Rahki Chronicles, #1)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Azimuth (Rahki Chronicles, #1)

by
4.43  ·  Rating details ·  14 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Trapped in an office job, Mia Rayner dreamed of adventure.

And then it came true.

When she finds the body of her Gypsy teacher, Mia's life will shift into a blur of martial arts, mythology, and murder. Taught by the enigmatic Cayden Jodhani, she'll learn the warrior's path in a Rahki world where magic hangs heavy between Mia and her destiny. With a young orphan by her side,
...more
ebook, Second
Published September 25th 2018 (first published January 1st 2015)
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 Azimuth, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Azimuth

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-44
4.43  · 
Rating details
 ·  14 ratings  ·  6 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
J.B. Richards
Mar 27, 2019 rated it really liked it
Overview: Mia Rayner copes with mythology, martial arts, magic, and mayhem as she protects a 6-year-old orphan professed to be the world’s future savior. Author Rennie St. James delves into the magical, secretive world of the Romani in her mystical, action-packed, Gypsy fantasy adventure, “Azimuth”.

Coming to terms with one’s newly discovered heritage is one thing, but doing so while you’re coming to terms with being a shifter and taking on the added responsibility of protecting a child prodigy i
...more
Rosie Amber
Sep 06, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fantasy
Azimuth is a fantasy adventure. Although this book is called Book One of the Rahki Chronicles, I discovered that the story follows on from an earlier book entitled Nadya’s World, which I haven’t read, but I was able to pick up the storyline fairly easily. The setting is modern day America.

A prophecy surrounds two people, a gifted child who is a seer and her female protector. Together, it is said, they will bring changes to the gypsy style Rahki peoples. The Rahki consist of twelve tribes who eac
...more
Printed Pages and Coffee
At last, finally, I was able to start the book earlier this week and I gotta say, it was a good read!

While I would call this urban fantasy, it is unlike other books I've read in that genre in that it isn't immediately, in-your-face apparent where exactly the supernatural bits of the book are. There is a really good use of allusion and inference that I found a really interesting way of situating this book within the supernatural genre. That isn't to say you don't get up-front and obviously supern
...more
Laura Laakso
Aug 22, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is a 3.5 book rounded up to 4. I received an ARC copy of the novel, but my opinions are my own.

Azimuth is the first book in the urban fantasy series Rahki Chronicles and tells the story of Mia and her young ward Nadya as they and their escorts try to stay safe in an unknown world. I'm a big fan of urban fantasy and paranormal genres, so this book was right up my alley.

The book starts mid-stride, literally, which I always think is a good sign. Very soon it became apparent that it was also mi
...more
Michelle Baker
Oct 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
The beautiful cover artwork and description of the book initially pulled me in. I enjoy mythology, other cultures, and Urban Fantasy, so it seemed like it would be right up my alley...and it was!

A couple notes...
-There is a novella that comes before this one (Nadya's World) which is currently unavailable, but it's my understanding that it's going to be revised and re-released as a bonus book. I have not read it. You can read Azimuth without reading the novella, but be prepared for some events t
...more
Monique
May 08, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Nadya's world was great!!
Really drawn into the lives and culture of Nadya and her kin. Makes me want to read more about them.
Preordered Azimuth... can't wait to read on
Jamie Hancock
rated it it was ok
Dec 04, 2018
Bonita Kelley
rated it it was amazing
Jan 03, 2019
Cecilia Dunbar Hernandez
rated it it was amazing
Jul 10, 2015
James Lynam
rated it it was amazing
Jul 10, 2015
Martha Pruett
rated it it was amazing
Jun 30, 2018
AnnMarie
rated it it was amazing
Feb 23, 2016
Lindsey Owens
rated it it was amazing
Apr 14, 2015
Nancy Spencer
marked it as to-read
May 02, 2015
Frederick Rotzien
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Micielle
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Kathy Heare Watts
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Carla
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
June
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Dr. Cole Marie Mckinnon
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Katrina Mcghee
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Cynthia Schwarzer
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Callie
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Dawn Obrien
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Vykki
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Sue
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Trica Johnson
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Mike Siedschlag
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Rachel
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Pam
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
LaNell
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Nancy Baker
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Erikaeclipse
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Darlene
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Sheri
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Ann Ellis
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Catherine
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Karen Thompson
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Debbie White
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Sarah
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Salamanda
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
Alaina
marked it as to-read
May 29, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
10 followers
I share several similarities with my fictional characters (heroes and villains alike) including a love of chocolate, horror movies, martial arts, yoga, and travel. I don’t have a pet mountain lion but am proudly owned by three rescue kitties. We live in relative harmony in beautiful southwestern Virginia.

Always feel free to contact me as I love discussing books and writing!

Thanks and happy reading
...more
“Art, like dreams, helps our eyes to see what our hearts already know.” 1 likes
More quotes…