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Summary

Kate Daniels cleans up the paranormal problems no one else wants to deal with - especially if they involve Atlanta's shapeshifting community.

And now there's a new player in town - a foe that may be too much for even Kate and Curran, the Lord of the Beasts, to handle. Because this time, Kate will be taking on family.

©2010 Ilona Andrews, Inc. (P)2017 Ilona Andrews, Inc.

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Excellent book

Everything one comes to expect from this author. Another book in this brilliant series, I hope to buy the rest, and listen again and again.

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Urgh. Eye roll.

An utter disappointment. It is hard to believe this is an Illona Andrews book. Predictable. Tedious. Slapstick sitcom.

Endless, pointless fighting. Turn, stab, turn, stab, jump, urgh.

What was probably intended to be witty banter, sounded more like a Muppet radio station that only the undead could listen to.

Dina and Curran played cat and mouse. Calling it a Tom and Jerry cartoon would be too generous. Pointless and it made it incredibly frustrating to read. Page fluff.

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Love this series

The storyline get better and better, and the storyteller is good .
Moving onto the next one straight away.

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The best series ever!

Just when I think the series can not get better … it happens, and it gets even better. And then it happens again, and again. The battle scenes are my absolute favorite in this book. I did not think the series could get better than book 3, but book 4 really is. Dumbfounded. And holy, that narrator is unbelievable good. Someone should raise her a statue. Probably the authors, she takes their master piece even higher. My thanks to all.

Not forgetting, this book has it all.

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so good

loveddddddddd it! i love this series so much and this book did not disappoint! love!

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Magic Bleeds

This book has great pace with sassy talk while fighting, brilliant story with a massive finally. Read with great feeling by Renee Raudman.

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Great!

Love Kate and Curran! The narrator does a really good job with all the characters!

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Best series easy. give it a chance

my favorte series and a dyslexic pleased understand the weight of me telling you I have read the books myself :D worth it

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More please

I have looked for more of these books on audible but can only find up to number 4. I know there is more I have them all on kindle. This series is excellent the narrator is one of the best I have heard. Her performance of he different characters excellent I can’t rave about her to much.

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When are the other books coming

Loved this book, made me smile at times and had trouble putting it down. When are the others arriving....

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  • Suzanne
  • 28-08-17

What we have been waiting for.

I listened to the first 3 books, which were all great. I got a bit frustrated that the two main characters had still not got together. I read the review for the rest of the series so it is no secret that this is the book that proves to be the start of a great thing between Kate and Curren. It is worth a credit - go for it.

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  • PurplePriestessofPeace
  • 28-08-19

There is More Than Skin that Bleeds in This Book

My love for Kate Daniels just keeps getting deeper and deeper. She was taught to be tough and unfeeling as she was growing up. Yet, she's anything but. She can't keep from caring for people and, when she cares, it's bone-deep. Her love even extends to a dog who she adopts after rescuing it. The foe that she battles in this book scares the you know what out of Kate because she know this is the toughest fight she's ever faced. Kate has said foe cornered, TWICE, and is stopped from taking out that foe by someone else on another person's order. Kate is so frustrated, she wants to scream. Her feelings for Curran have also deepened to the point that she can no longer deny them. She tries to, she can't keep from doing so. Kate knows that the instant she gives in to her love for Curran, that a huge target will be placed on him AND the Pack. Because she loves him, she doesn't want that to happen. She was taught that friendship and love tie you down and make you weak. Yet, over time, she's learned that the opposite it true. When you have real friends and real love, it makes you stronger than ever. Kate is forced to do things in this book that break her heart and make her see herself as a monster. Yet, what she does is ultimately compassionate. It also sets the stage for something that will happen in a book later in the series. In the last battle of the book, Curran fights nearly to the death to save Kate, who is finally able to defeat her foe. The cost of this to Curran is that he becomes comatose for 11 days. During that time, Kate is challenged by shapeshifters almost everyday, being forced to prove she has the right to stay by Curran's side. When Curran wakes up and discovers this, he feels like he's been stabbed in the heart. His sense of betrayal by the Pack is very deep and it infuriates him that his mate was challenged while he was helpless to do anything about it. Kate triumphed in every challenge and proved that no one was going to move her from Curran's side for any reason. By the end of the book, Kate and Curran are a solid couple and they are both determined that nothing and no one will come between them. Kate is no longer lonely. She madly in love with Curran and now she has to deal with all that that means. She's fought for the Pack and nearly died for them. Something else very significant happens in the book, but I don't want to spoil anything, so I won't say what that something was. It does have lasting consequences as the saga continues. I cannot recommend this series highly enough! Renee Raudman continues to do a superlative job conveying Kate's emotions, regardless of what that emotion is. Great job and I look forward to listening to the next book!

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  • ColfaxJen
  • 17-12-18

I love this series

Worth every penny, every credit. You’ll laugh, cry, and wonder what will happen next. I’d write more, but the next book is ready to play.

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  • pcoolair
  • 04-06-18

Magic Bleeds

It's great 👍 could not put it down. Showed you Love and power of all the characters, and what they would do for each other. Also show kate as a bad a-- she is in the book.

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  • MonicaMartin41
  • 18-05-18

Magic Bleeds

Book 4 in the series. Will they or wont they? Question is answered in this book and you wont be disappointed! My official review is available on Amazon and Goodreads but for here I'll just say that I love Curran and Kate and the rest of the characters. They just grow on you. Kate has her hands full and a new foe might be her end. Something she's not fought before and seems familiar somehow. Saiman up to something and you'd think he'd just learn but no. He taunted the Beast Lord in the worst way! At Kate's expense.

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  • Suzanne
  • 22-11-17

Can’t get enough of these!

I love this series and Renee Raudman does such a great job of narrating, it’s just unbelievable. This is my favorite series of books by Ilona Andrews so far.

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  • Jennifer Greenlees
  • 31-07-22

This was a fabulous book!

I am really loving this book and series! In this one, Kate is up against Erra, her aunt, Roland's older sister.

Erra can pilot undead mages: Torch, Gale, Deluge, Tremor, Venom, Darkness, and Beast. Kate killed Torch, Venom, and Deluge, and Tremor.

Renée Raudman did a fantastic job performing this story! I thoroughly enjoyed her narration.

I most recently read it on July 30, 2022.

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  • Vallrie Sweeny
  • 26-07-22

Most excellent story!

I was very impressed with Renee's narration! Awesome job.
The story so far has been inspired.
I fear if I ever visit Atlanta Georgia I will be dissapointed!

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  • EyanB
  • 03-07-22

hmm, yes, great but...

in principle, it is very good but some parts get dragged out to the point that I couldn't wait any longer so I had to jump a bit forward... not much or I'd miss too many bits...

At some other points, I couldn't let go even if it was time to ho back to work or sleep, so catching it was and so caught in the story I was.

For this, I say it is more than worth it to grind your teeth thru some rather longish descriptions which do bring little in, IMHO, and slow the rhythm of the story.
Great narration, full of pathos.

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  • Eva Hall
  • 03-04-22

Favorite Series

I always enjoy this book and the last for the romantic development.
Always my favorite series.