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CHILD OF FIRE
Genre: Paranormal/Urban Fantasy, Urban Fantasy
Connolly delivers the goods with this gripping magical thriller. It's a terrific read with many frightening supernatural events. The first-person narration allows a glimpse into the protagonist's head and makes him more real as the ingenious plot takes twists that keep the suspense going.
Annalise Powliss is a sorcerer and a member of the Twenty Palace Society, a group devoted to hunting down and executing rogue magicians. Ray Lilly, her driver, knows a little magic, but it's his boss who has the real power.
When a mission goes bad and Annalise is injured, Ray must complete the job on his own. That means he
(DEL REY, Oct., 368 pp., $7.99)
Reviewed By: Gail Pruszkowski
Publisher: DEL REY
Published: October 2009