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Summary

Magic, romance, and adventure collide in Wandfasted, the irresistible prequel to The Black Witch.

When they painted Heretics on our barn and set fire to it, I thought that was the worst it could get.

Until they sent the dragons.

But they didn't count on us having dragons of our own. And they certainly didn't count on Her. Our Great Mage. The Bringer of Fire. The Storm of Death. The Crow Sorceress. Our Deliverance.

The Black Witch.

©2017 Laurie Forest (P)2018 Harlequin Enterprises, Limited

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Disappointing

Really enjoyed the black witch, this one was somewhat disappointing, personally I struggled to finish the book.

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  • Traci S.
  • 01-06-18

LOVE this book, but not the narrator

I so wanted to love this audio book, I have been anxiously awaiting it's release and sadly it's so disappointing. I absolutely love this novella and have read it multiple times, and The Black Witch audio book is possibly my favorite audio book release of last year. But this falls so short of the narration quality and elegance that makes The Black Witch so good. This recording is dramatically over acted and super screechy. I wasn't even able to finish the book it became so annoying to listen to. I highly recommend reading this novella, it is a wonderful prequel to The Black Witch. And DEFINITELY treat yourself to listening to Jill Whelans reading of The Black Witch, it is superb!!!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 12-06-18

This reader is horrible

Unsteady voice. Bad modulation. High pitched and screachy. Horrible change to other characters. Redo with Juia Whealen is called for. Please dont let this one read anything else....the only voice she knows is desperation.

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  • lisa
  • 30-05-18

The narrator was abysmal

The narrator sounded like she was giving her first book report in the fifth grade

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  • mariah
  • 21-08-18

We were so let down!

My three teens and I loved the first book. We were looking forward to hearing this book on our travels. If you like teen romance stories that repeat themselves over and over, you will like this! We struggled through listening to this, even skipping forward on the annoying romance bits. The actor was good but, too much winning and crying. Such a let down!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 31-05-18

narrator is terrible.

I have been waiting on this one to be released as I loved the first one but this Narrator just ruins it. not even 30 mins in and not sure I can tolerate the rest. so disappointed.

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  • Scott Tuscher
  • 28-07-18

One of my favorite short stories!

This story caught me off guard. It was pleasantly enticing and extremely enchanting throughout the entirety of its plot. Having also read the Black Witch, this story was even more emotionally engaging and more thrilling than its predecessor. I would even go so far as to say it is a better story than the Black Witch was. I would even recommend listening to this book before you start the Black Witch. I am dying for more!

The narration was fabulous and I loved all but one of Jesse’s voices (I didn’t care for Ren’s squeaky voice) but understood the inflection. I was immediately attached to several characters (no spoilers). And I can’t wait to listen to more Jesse Vilinsky.

I cannot reinforce more, how much I am endearingly in love with this novel and how much I’m itching for more by Lauri Forest. If you’re into the Black Witch, fantasy, reality, struggle, strife and love; you will most definitely enjoy this book. Now hurry up and listen!

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  • Tanya
  • 16-07-18

Great book horrible narrator.

I’ve read the other books in the series, and the books are awesome. It’s taken me several tries to listen to this book, because the narrators voice is high and squeaky, and VERY difficult to listen to.

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  • Elizabeth C.
  • 26-06-18

Not just for teens!

These books are a fun ride! I didn’t enjoy the narrator as much but the story carried itself along. I wish it were longer! Look forward to the next in the journey of Tesla & her new husband.

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  • Maxine
  • 19-01-19

It's a grate romance and funny

The book is very truthful no surprises.But has thrilling clasp on you you just get stuck into the story. I think the age appropriateness is for 16/23 it's grate for a teen and I love it. It's a book Which is very relatable to modern day racism really grate a must buy!

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  • carol
  • 17-01-19

Awful awful Narrator!!

The narrator is exhausting to listen to. Her voice is a “ calamity after calamity “ constant high shrill screech. The story is great. Good background for the Black Witch series if you can struggle through the narrator. I’ve listened to many many audible books. This narrator is the worst I’ve encountered