Felix Castor has reluctantly returned to exorcism after a successful case convinces him that he really can do some good with his abilities---"good," of course, being a relative term when dealing with the undead. His friend Rafi is still possessed, the succubus Ajulutsikael (Juliet to her... show more
Felix Castor has reluctantly returned to exorcism after a successful case convinces him that he really can do some good with his abilities---"good," of course, being a relative term when dealing with the undead. His friend Rafi is still possessed, the succubus Ajulutsikael (Juliet to her friends) still technically has a contract on him, and he's still dirt poor. Doing some consulting for the local cops helps pay the bills, but Castor needs a big private job to really fill the hole in his bank account. That's what he needs. What he gets is a seemingly insignificant "missing ghost" case that inexorably drags him and his loved ones into the middle of a horrific plot to raise one of hell's fiercest demons. When satanists, stolen spirits, sacrifice farms, and haunted churches all appear on the same police report, the name Felix Castor can't be too far behind...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: July 1st 2009
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 549
Edition language: English
Series: Felix Castor (#2)
~~Moved from GR~~ Vicious Circle (Felix Castor #2) by Mike Carey Something very bad is happening in London, and the rising of the dead is only the start of it. The ghost of a child has been stolen from her parents' home. A man ridden by a demon has become even more disturbingly violent. A local ...
Ghostbuster Felix "Fix" Castor is back for outing number two, familiar faces and all the usual baggage in tow. In this go-round we find Castor and reformed succubus Juliet tentatively forming a working relationship. Rafi is, seemingly, freed of Asmodeus. Pen is still the practical earth mother. Oh, ...
Brainycat's 5 "B"s:blood: 3boobs: 1bombs: 1bondage: 1 blasphemy: 4Bechdel Test: failDeggan's Rule: failAnother fantastic book from Mike Carey. I didn't react to this one as strongly as I did to The Devil You Know, but that's because I was prepared to read a noir whodunnit rather than a ghostbusters....
Felix is back to exorcism. He's also back in trouble, this time someone wants to raise a demon from hell. However Felix is determined to get in the way. It's Felix Castor, his life is miserable and then it gets worse and it's entertaining. I enjoy the stories and how he gets himself out of troub...
It was o.k. I laughed a couple of times and I mostly wasn't bored. I'll read another.