The Darkest Edge of Dawn
It takes a strong woman to keep the peace in a city of endless night. . . . Deep beneath Underground, a cunning bid for power and revenge has begun—one that threatens to make Atlanta the new battleground in the ultimate confrontation between good and evil. The powers of hellish Charbydon have the... show more
It takes a strong woman to keep the peace in a city of endless night. . . . Deep beneath Underground, a cunning bid for power and revenge has begun—one that threatens to make Atlanta the new battleground in the ultimate confrontation between good and evil. The powers of hellish Charbydon have the upper hand after plunging the city into primordial night. And under the cover of darkness, a serial killer targets the most powerful Elysians in the city, the angelic Adonai. For Detective Charlie Madigan and her siren partner Hank, tracking deadly predators is all in a day’s work . . . but this case will test the limits of their strength and friendship as it draws them into a deadly world of power plays, ancient myths, explosive secrets, and a race against time that risks all that Charlie holds dear.
Publish date: August 31st 2010
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages no: 371
Edition language: English
, Urban Fantasy
Series: Charlie Madigan (#2)
3.5 starsSuch potential but there is something lacking. The pace is so slow at times as well. Not sure if I want to continue.
ITF agent Charlie Madigan is changing. Into what? Nobody knows. She has tri-racial DNA - human, Elysian and Charbydon and her body is transmogrifying into something completely different. Not only is she still learning about her various powers but she is also dealing with a host of personal and profe...
I had moments where I wanted to slap Charlie. One, she really needs to back off and give her daughter some space (very overprotective, but there was a nice resolution to this at the end of the book, I was pleasantly surprised). And two, stop rehashing your history with Will! He is gone (and I hop...
[The spoilers hidden below are solely for people who haven't read the first book. If you haven't read it, this book will be very confusing. ]This is a solid follow up to the first book in the series. There's still lots of action, peril, twists, betrayal, weird characters, complex mythology, loneline...
Wow that was one heck of a roller coaster ride. I liked it a great deal. Although it would be nice to have a proper romance in this.