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Someone has turned Stella’s friend into a living bomb. Can she defuse him before he destroys the city?

Something is very wrong with Detective David Tyler. A creature of immense power has changed him; transformed him into a walking apocalypse.

And the worst part? It's all Stella’s fault. She meddled with the dark arts and opened the door to the evil inside of David.

People are scared. They want David dealt with before he turns London into a smoking crater, and they’re ready to put him down like a dog to do it.

Can Stella fend them off and find a way to save her friend before he goes supernova, or is a city about to pay the price for her mistake?

Mystery, scares, and fast-paced action collide in this thrilling urban fantasy series. Listen to Deadly Portent now for a pause-resisting tale of magic and mayhem you cannot put down.

©2019 M.V. Stott, David Bussell (P)2019 M.V. Stott, David Bussell

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Another great audiobook

Deadly Portent, the third book in the London Coven series, is perhaps my favourite so far. I love the narrator's voices, always recognisable as the character. I must admit, I really had no idea where this story would end up, and that's great. Kept me guessing the outcome right to the end. Bravo to the author.

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Another action packed hit

I loved this book, in fact I loved the whole series and I just hope there is a lot more books to come. There was so much going on, with this book that it sure takes you on a magical adventure. The characters are what makes it so great from the witty banter to always doing what is right, well nearly always right, to even the two bouncers repeating each other's sentences it all works well together. It is a good combination of magic, mystery and suspense and In my opinion made for tv.
In trying to help David, Stella a witches familiar and the last protection London has against evil, has unleashed a ticking time bomb. Somehow normal Police Detective David has magic growing inside him, black magic, magic that will literally kill him and destroy London. The rest of the uncanny can sense the change and power in him and turn against Stella in her effects to save him. At the same time a monster is killing people by draining them dry. Can Stella find a killer as well as save her friends life? With her witches dead who can she turn to in her time of need? Another familiar who with no coven of her own to help wanders from city to city stopping at all the pubs along the way? In this crisis Stella will take all the help she can get, anything so she won't have to be the one to end David's life.
I really like the narrator. I might even leave my normal genre of book if I know she is reading it because as I have discovered she can transport you anywhere for a few hours and I love getting lost in a good book.
I was given this free review copy audiobook at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

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Another great tale

Deadly Portent is another great addition to this series. The action is just as thrilling as before, the tale just as intriguing, and Heather Tracy's narration skills just as fabulous. I'm not going to say anything about the story as I don't want to give anything away, but if you enjoy urban fantasy, you should definitely check out this series.

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Great end to the series.

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Stella knew there was something wrong with David and now she has to race against time to save him and the world , can she make it ?

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great book

Someone has turned Stella’s friend into a living bomb. Can she defuse him before he destroys the city?
Something is very wrong with Detective David Tyler. A creature of immense power has changed him; transformed him into a walking apocalypse.

enjoyable book really enjoyed it

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  • Gorp
  • 02-05-20

very enjoyable.

I am bad at reviews.
All I can say is that I enjoyed the story and the narrator did a great job with the voices.

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  • Krista Gimeno
  • 25-02-20

Consequences for the innocent

Black magic always has consequences, and not just to the guilty, but to the innocent. Poor David Tyler is alive when he would have died, but now he’s a ticking time bomb. Again, I love the action and the characters’ snappy patter, and I LOVE the narrator. A great monster-hunting story with just the right amount of snark.

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  • Leslie Twitchell
  • 05-11-19

excellent read

I received this book for free for a honest review. I love Stella. She is a great heroine. The storyline flowed and stayed together. The narrator did a fabulous job of bringing the characters to life. highly reccomend

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  • Camila Brianna Belbin
  • 05-10-19

Familiars Band Together

This was a great conclusion to the London Coven series! After Stella messes with the dark arts, David begins to change into something evil that’s capable of destroying their city. London’s Uncanny want to stop him before it gets too far, but she’ll protect him at any cost. To add to the chaos, desicated corpses are piling up and a succubus seems to be the culprit. Can Stella save David, her city, and find the rouge succubus? Matthew has created these realistic, loveable characters with their humor, imperfections, and strength. I absolutely loved Eva’s sarcastic personality and the hilarity/ pain in the ass behavior of Jake and Jack- I feel that they really added to the story. Stella has definitely gained more of a human side throughout the series and it really pushes through in this book with her concern for David and the possibility of losing her only friend.
Heather did another great job with this narration! The different voices she used for each character are distinctive and I love how she kept me engaged throughout the entire story.
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  • Blackeagle
  • 11-09-19

Super nova

Stella partner David Tyler is in serious trouble because of her past actions his life and everyone lives in London is in danger. The magical beings want David read but Stella believes she can save him but can she?
I love the introduction of new characters who bring more sarcastic wit and charm. I love the strong plot. I received this audio book for free upon my request and I am leaving a totally honest review voluntarily.

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  • Kira
  • 09-09-19

A Satisfying Addition to the Uncanny Kingdom

Ever since David used magic to save Stella in the nightmare realm, the dark magic inside of him has turned him into a living bomb. At any time his magic could take over him, explode, and kill everyone. Some think that Stella is too involved to fix the problem and would rather kill David before he explodes. To make matters worse, there is a rogue Succubus who is going on a killing spree. Against all odds, will she be able to save David? Can she stop the Succubus? Narrator, Heather Tracy’s characterizations are distinct and true to the other two books in the series. Her character voices are easy to tell apart and her emotional tones are in sync with what is going on in the book. Her narrative style and pacing quickly pulls the listener into the story. The plot is well-developed and full of plot twists. The ending is satisfying, but still throws in a few surprises listeners won't expect. Fans of dark fantasy, magic, mythical creatures, and thrillers will enjoy listening to this book. You will, however, need to listen to the first two in the series before picking this one up.

Please Note: A copy of this audiobook was given to me in exchange for an honest review. No financial compensation was received. All opinions expressed are my own.