Life on the Lion
A magical ultimatum.
To save the family business, one witch must pull something spectacular out of her hat.
For newly-minted witch Charlotte, moving from the human realm to life in the magical circus is still a tightrope walk. But when the crooked Witches' Council passes a law that gives her a week to hand over two of her friends, she wo...more
This 2nd book in the series is another very enjoyable read; just as I did when I got the 1st book, I simply could not put it down until I had finished it! Ms. Leeds certainly knows how to combine the fun and whimsy of magical paranormal circus characters while combing that with some deep, thought-provoking situations and questions about societal norms and whether or not changes are necessary, doable or even possible.
This 2nd book in the series is another very enjoyable read; j ...more
Like the first book the pace is steady, an interestin g mix of "Why did no one tell me?" to funny episodes, when she tries new skills to the thrill of figuring out the mystery of who kidnapped Mark and why.
I received a free copy of this b ...more
semi-reviving her dead uncle, the previous ringmaster, means she feels more like a magical supply closet, used only for things her no longer truly alive uncle can do, sorting out the witches council, and dealing with learning her powers.
doesn't sound like a great deal of fun, and also sounds tiring.
can she find the joy in her magic? can she save her fami ...more
As befits a cosy mystery there is nothing to offend and it gave me a couple of very ...more
One of the two humans at the Magical Midway Circus has disappeared. Ringmaster Charlotte needs to find him - partly to help convince her paranormal staff that she is capable of being the boss and Lawgiver.
The Witch Council is still doing its best to shut down the two remaining magical circuses and is using the "No humans allowed" law to achieve this.
Charlotte is also trying to activate thinking in the group - just because it has been done that way, doesn't me ...more
Overall, I enjoyed reading this novel. It has a unique setting, characters, and plot. ...more
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review. ...more
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
You can also visit her at leanneleeds.com for free stories, to join her newsletter.