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Catching a Wizard

(Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs #2)

4.51  ·  Rating details ·  59 ratings  ·  47 reviews
Heartbroken and rejected, Daphne has to find a way to carry on if she wants to stay at Grimalkin Academy.

With her brother still intent on finding the old family spell, and his best friend still trying to get Daphne to agree to a date, she has her hands full. Even if what she really wants to do is make a vampire forgive her.

Can they find the spell? And can Daphne convince
Kindle Edition, 122 pages
Published September 16th 2019 by Drowlgon Press
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Laura Greenwood
Aug 15, 2019 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs Series (Complete):
1. Catching A Vampire:
2. Catching A Wizard:
3. Catching a Warlock:

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Catching A Vampire was part of the Paranormal Academy: A Limited Edition Paranormal Romance and Reverse Harem Collection
Christina Luberts
Nov 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed this book. Teens and young adults will love this story. Daphne is hurting because Heath found out about what Ryan wants her to do. Ryan still wants her to get a vampire to bring them to the vampire library. She is still struggling with Cade and Bradley liking her. Will she get Heath to understand? What will she do with her feelings for Cade and Bradley? What would happen if she did get someone to bring her to the library? Will they find the spell? Will they get caught if they do? Can't ...more
Tera Comer
Oct 05, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
This is the second book in the Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs Series and we continue to watch as Daphne tries to find a way to keep going if she wants to stay at the academy. After the problems that showed up in the first book we watch as Heath is still not speaking to Daphne and her brother is still pushing for her to find the spell. Lets just say you need to prepare for a funny ending to this book and then will want to start reading the next book in the series immediately.

I received a free copy
Carmen  Torres
Nov 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A good coming of age magic book. Great characters and good flow of storyline. Quite enjoyable. The author has done a good job.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Debbie Eyre
Sep 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing
have to say I am loving this series! I love Daphne’s directness in this second instalment , love the fun storyline, love the characters old and new! A fun quick and quirky tale that I do suggest you read from the first book otherwise you are missing out!
Jan 14, 2020 rated it really liked it
Recommended to Susie by: Booksprout

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*I received a free digital ARC via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.*

Yet more paranormal drama

I was firstly so happy to see that the Grimalkin Academy books run parallel to each other, as it makes it so much easier to follow (I’ve heard that timelines and planning help a lot!). So there are no spoilers in Mona’s story, as long as you have also been keeping up to date with the progress on that side, too. Any spoilers to be found are minor, anyway, so it shouldn’t spoil reading
Belinda Clemons
Dec 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Daphne returns heartbroken because of what happen last semester. It has been weeks since Heath last talked to her. She also has to deal with Cade's Confession last term and Bradley wanting to get together. During a incident Cade takes her back to her room and tells her to tell Heath everything and she does. And he decides to help her. Between Ryan making her look for that spell and Heath, Cade, and Bradley and the relationships with them she is looking to have a very busy year.
Nov 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Readers Over 18 Only Please
Recommended to LMR by: Laura Greenwood & Booksprout!
Catching A Wizard (Grimalkin Academy Catacombs, #2) by Laura Greenwood Catching A Wizard (Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs Book 2) By: Laura Greenwood
"Catching A Wizard" Seems Ideal... But This Gal's Life's Complicated & She's Got TWO Others ON The Line!
First She had a Spell to find...
But life. Was NEVER as easy as THAT!
Cuz this particular Spell...
Well it's Well hidden within the lair of the UnDead,
Sooo She WAS gonna have to go about "Catching A Vampire,"
To WIN His TRUST & Trick HIM into ReVealing Secrets LOCKED away inside a Grimoire!
Only "Catching A
Dec 18, 2019 rated it really liked it
This is book 2 of 3 in the new Catacombs mini series of the Grimalkin Academy books. These books feature Daphne's story, and I loved reading from her viewpoint. I won't tell you what happens (I hate spoilers!) but it's a great book, and I highly recommend it to all Grimalkin Academy fans, or lovers of supernatural stories, and its young adult target audience means it's suitable for all ages. Can't wait to see what happens next!
NB I received a complimentary copy of this book, but I always give an
Dec 02, 2019 rated it it was amazing
She is heartbroken but she needs to find a way to carry on at the academy. If she does not get sorted she will have to leave but she wants to stay. Her brother is trying to find a spell, a friend keeps wanting a date. All she wants is the forgiveness of a vampire. Will she get it? Will she stay at the academy? How will.She deal.with it all? See how she gets on

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Emily Pennington
Oct 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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It has been weeks and Heath is still not talking to Daphne Chambers. She really wants to ask him to forgive her and make things right again. Then the professor assigns them as partners in a project. Heath tried to change partners but was not permitted to, so he told her they would communicate only by email and only for this project. As he leaves class, Emma puts her hand around his waist and he makes eye contact with Daphne.

Ryan is still focused on finding the family spell but this time Daphne
Nov 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Laura Greenwood is always a good choice. A must read for fans of the Grimalkin Academy books. The characters are awesome as always.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Nov 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A highly entertaining second installment in the series. Although it has a slow burn reverse harem theme, it's clean and sweet and can be read by teens and young adults. As always with Laura Greenwood's books, it's well-written, the characters are intriguing and well fleshed-out, and the storyline has equal doses of romance, mystery and suspense, as well as hints of academy bullying. With this series Laura expands her Grimalkin Academy Universe, adding more characters and species, subtly but ...more
Douglas Williamson
Oct 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Our heroine is still looking for the family spell, plus trying to make up with the vampire she likes. Does she ever have time for school work?

So this is book twp of a new series at Grimalkin Academy, not to be confused with the other series at the academy where every time the character casts a spell, cats appear. The two story lines are related, but it is not necessary to read the other one to enjoy this one. I do, however, recommend starting at the beginning of this storyline rather than here.
Aimee Bower
Oct 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Daphne and Health are still not speaking, she wants to fix it so badly. When she sees Emma again trying to win Heath over, she loses it. She runs into Cade, he tries to help her feel better and gives her advice. She knows how he feels about her, she has feelings for him too, but she wants Heath.
Daphne is finally about to speak to Heath, she explains everything. Then plays off that she is now seeing Bradley, which makes it complicated for them
Health decides to help Daphne get into the vampire
Oct 08, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Dazzling! Laura delivers one mesmerizing, heart pounding, pulse racing, page flipping delight that's as riveting as it is captivating. A swirling multitude of vexing circumstances and a bevy of surprising events blasts this bad boy wide open. A vortex of spinning emotions bursting into play front and center. Distress, heartache and turmoil set the pace for this block busting, prize winning, exciting experience. The drama, humor, intrigue and engaging suspense melds
We are catching up with Daphne’s story after Mona’s second book now and a lot has changed for them both in this. First of there are kittens EVERYWHERE. Mona’s magic works now sometimes leaving behind a kitten each time and Daphne just loves them. She is still on the outs with Heath after their breakup at the end of the last book and makes a few misguided decisions during this book while being roped closer to Heath by forces beyond her control. There’s still some drama with all the guys in this ...more
Nina Campbell
Oct 31, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Catching a Wizard by Laura Greenwood is the second book in the amazing Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs series. In this book, Daphne tries to get Heath the vampire she was previously dating to forgive her. Ryan continues to push Daphne for what he wants and Daphne gets stuck trying to please everyone but herself. I loved this book. Its another wonderful addition to the Grimalkin Academy series. The story is compelling and had me enthralled from the very first chapter. The characters are so engaging ...more
Jennifer G
Oct 03, 2019 rated it really liked it
Ryan is still focused on finding the family spell but Daphne has more important things on her mind like getting a certain vampire to forgive her. Heath is still hurt and mad at her, so what's a girl to do? Get some help from another guy who likes her, of course. And maybe a little bit of pretending with another boy, a childhood sweetheart. But what happens when it all doesn't seem like pretend?

For such a smart girl Daphne has a way of getting herself in a mess. I do enjoy her directness. This
Nov 01, 2019 rated it really liked it
In the second book of the series, Daphne is trying to win Heath back, but also trying to figure out her relationship with Bradley and Cade.
In addition Ryan and Daphne still work on the family spell.
the book is well written, a mix of romance and fantasy-mild thriller.. As a warning - the book ends in a cliff-hanger.
As this is still fairly much at the beginning of the series, one can still understand the story without having read the first book - but having the knowledge makes the book a far
Marianela Aybar (Mari Loves Books Blog)
Laura has a way to make paranormal books different with quirkiness. This story continues from the first book so if you haven't read that, you need to in order for this one to make sense. Daphne is in even more trouble and trying to win back the guy she wants. But what about others that are trying to get her attention? It's intriguing and keeps you wanting to keep reading. It is a slow burn though and you will not get a resolution here as there is another story that continues from this. But it ...more
Shweta Beriwal
Nov 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Book 2 of the Grimalkin series, this series is about Daphne's life, Mona's faithful and loyal best friend.

As usual it's an amazing book and I simply loved it.

One of the few things I like about Laura Greenwood's work is her characters. You will love them or hate them but you cannot be unaffected by them.

The same holds true for this series as well, Daphne, Heath, Bradley, Mona, Ryan and the others are a class apart.

I'm already reading book 3 and trust me it's amazing too.

I received a free copy of
Anita Fuhrmann
Oct 29, 2019 rated it liked it
Oh My!! What has Daphne gotten herself into now? Between Heath, Cade, and Bradley she is doing some serious juggling in her love life! They managed to perform a spell that brings on another whole set of problems! School has definitely been put on the back burner by these four until a few other issues get resolved!
Much anticipation is being felt by this reader for the next book in this new YA magical series!!

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
sherri jones-teachout
Oct 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A vampire, a warlock, or a wizard? Does Daphne really have to choose? Daphne has to juggle the affections of three men, and decide who she really likes. But Heath is still mad at her and Ryan still wants the spell from the book in the vampire library. Daphne still wants Heath but how does she keep Heath from Emma’s clutches. And what about the cat spell. It looks like the spells in the book are dark magic. What will happen if she and Ryan do the spell? I was given a free copy of this book via ...more
Caroline Doig
Oct 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This story follows on from where book 1 Catching a Vampire finished. Daphne is still heartbroken over Heath she wants him to forgive her but how can he when they aren’t even talking. Meanwhile Ryan is trying to find away into the vampire library to get the family spell book and he will do anything he has to to get it. Life is getting more complicated for these guys funny but complicated, this is a fantastic addition to this series and I highly recommend this book/ series and I can’t wait to read ...more
Oct 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
So the second book in this series is funny and sweet at the same time. Progress is made on Ryan's plan to get into the Vampire Library as things start to heat up in Daphne's life. School seems to take a back seat to her love life that made me laugh out loud. Plus more of the mystery is revealed and the ending was stellar and made me laugh even more. I did like the school scenes and the heat that is building up between Daphne and the guys. Just a well written easily read story that kept my ...more
Oct 31, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Picking up where Catching a Vampire left off, things haven't worked out well for Daphne. She must find a way for Heath to forgive her, her brother finding the old family spell, and avoid his best friend Bradley that won't take no for an answer. This story brings new twists and turns to this great story line. Looking forward to what the next book brings.
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Charlotte Clavier
Oct 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
*Spoiler Alert*
Heath finds what Daphne (FMC) had planned and wont have anything to do with her. Thanks to his so-called Fiance Emma. Apart from him she ends up in a fake Boyfriend relationship with Bradley as well as finding out another guy is interested in her too Cade (but being her brothers friend brings its own problems) This series gets better and better. Yeah its a slow burn book but the characters and the story keeps you interested. So its a great read all round
Scarolet Ellis
Nov 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Catching A Wizard by Laura Greenwood is an amazing story that I have loved reading. This is book number two in this amazing series and I definately can not wait to read the next book in this amazing series. I highly recommend this story to everyone who loves reading about magic, fantasy and paranormal romance.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Anne Dwyer
Sep 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Ryan is still determined to find the family spell, but at what cost to Daphne? Heath is still upset with her, and she is heartbroken. Cane and Bradley are still trying to date her - but she is missing Heath. Will they find the spell? And will Heath listen to her explanation and understand? Cant wait to see what happens next!@!

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Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs (3 books)
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