Shadow of Night
Shadow of Night A follow-up to the best-selling A Discovery of Witches finds Oxford scholar and reluctant witch Dina and vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont in Elizabethan London, where Dina seeks a magical tutor and Matthew confronts elements from his past at the same time the mystery of... show more
Shadow of Night A follow-up to the best-selling A Discovery of Witches finds Oxford scholar and reluctant witch Dina and vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont in Elizabethan London, where Dina seeks a magical tutor and Matthew confronts elements from his past at the same time the mystery of Ashmole 782 deepens. Simultaneous. Full description
Publish date: July 10th 2012
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Urban Fantasy
, Historical Fiction
, Time Travel
Series: All Souls Trilogy (#2)
A low-key, gently entertaining read with an uneven pace and very little tension. "Shadow Of Night" was a slightly disappointing book that I'm hoping will make excellent television (my DVD copy of "A Discovery Of Witches Season 2" arrives next month). It starts immediately where the cliff-hange...
I would have given this more stars but I found that this book dragged on. I believe most of this book could have been left out. I felt there was too many chapters that had no relevance to the story, but hindered it. I shall read the final book at a later date.
A gripping read. Author's talent lies in making each page interesting and not having too many parallel, confusing story lines.
This book picks up the story where the first of the series left it with Diana and Matthew landing in the past. Even if there were certain elements that made this book interesting I found it extremely slow moving: I get that the author wanted probably to give a taste of the 15th century London E...
I don't remember how I got my hands on this trilogy, but I am glad that I did! The story Meet Diana. A witch and a historian. Well not that kind of witch because you see when Diana was young she lost her parents and decided that she didn't want to do anything with magic. So she continues living...