Crimes Against Magic
It's been almost ten years since Nathan Garrett woke on a cold warehouse floor with nothing but a gun, a sword, and no idea of who he was or how he got there. His only clue, a piece of paper with his name on it. Since then, he's discovered he's a powerful sorcerer and has used his abilities to... show more
It's been almost ten years since Nathan Garrett woke on a cold warehouse floor with nothing but a gun, a sword, and no idea of who he was or how he got there. His only clue, a piece of paper with his name on it. Since then, he's discovered he's a powerful sorcerer and has used his abilities to work as a thief for hire. But he's never stopped hunting for his true identity, and those who erased his memory have never stopped hunting for him. When the barrier holding his past captive begins to crumble, Nathan swears to protect a young girl who is key to his enemy's plans. But with his enemies closing in, and everyone he cares about becoming a target for their wrath, Nathan is forced to choose between the life he's built for himself and the one buried deep inside him. Crimes Against Magic is an Urban Fantasy set in modern day London with Historical flashbacks to early fifteenth century France. It's the first in a series of books called the Hellequin Chronicles, which shows the life of sorcerer Nathan (Nate) Garrett.
Publish date: June 12th 2012
Pages no: 388
Edition language: English
Series: Hellequin Chronicles (#1)
This has a lot of interesting stuff going on. He's like this chick magnet awesome guy with powers, and there are bad guys. I liked it, but it got to be too many elements added in for me. It went from present to way in the past with knights and stuff. It also brings in figures from history during...
Good modern/urban fantasy.Nate Garrett woke up in a warehouse with no real memory of who or what he was. For 10 years he has been working as a thief with magical powers.As his past comes back to haunt him, he has to look after the people he's grown close too as they become pawns in a game that has b...
This lacks a bit in the romance department, but has action galore, a solid and interesting (if not totally original) world-building, a very cool and fascinating protagonist and a quite high body count. What I liked most, was that Nathan really really was a bad ass. In the end even more than in the...
"I know what you are. You’re the thing the monsters fear.” – Ivy, The Hellequin Chronicles “If you believe, as the Greeks did, that man is at the mercy of the gods, then you write tragedy. The end is inevitable from the beginning. But if you believe that man can solve his own problems and is at no...
While this one started out a bit slow for me it did end up grabbing me at about 40%. Good story and the narrator did a great job.