War mages are the magical equivalent of tanks: tough, powerful, and deadly. They have to be, in order to defend the supernatural community from the dangerous threats it sometimes faces. But what happens when the threat is them?
John Pritkin has been trying to recover from a demon curse that separated his body and soul and almost killed him. The reunification has left him wi...more
“Siren’s Song”, the twin novella to “Dragon’s Claw”, is not going to be out on Dec. 1 as I’d hoped. I have about half of it done, but had to put it aside to finish up the ninth Cassie book, Brave the Tempest. BTT is going well and will be turned in this month, but that means I won’t be starting SS again until probably around the time it was due out. I’m sorry about this, but Brave the Tempest is a great book and it deserved the time to be all...more
If you thought there wasn't enough Pritkin in"Brave the Tempest," you will love this book.
This gives us glimpse's into Pritkin's past, as his soul and body reintegrate, following Cassie's return from the past.
It also shows us from his PoV, just what he kept him too busy to show up during the first part of BtT.
In "Dragon Claw" we saw Dory's part of the happenings, but even though "Siren's Song" takes place at the same place and time, there is very little overlap.
If you haven't read any of ...more
Pritkin is hands down my favorite character aside from Cassie. I loved this book because it gave us a lot of background on him in the way of flashback memories. Karen Chance has a way of making the flashbacks work as part of the story, so the transition between past and present day wasn't jarring like it can be with other authors. Every flashback had relevance to the story that was being told as well. I don't know how she manages to weav ...more
Karen Chance makes fantasy so real that you feel you could move into her beautiful, scary world if only you had the courage of her brave, funny, brilliant magical characters.
Take this wild, magical ride with the beloved, brilliant, cranky war mage, John Pritkin, and escape your old boring, mundane reality for a few amusing, exciting hours.