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Weekend Reads February 27, 2015

The Devil's Star: A Harry Hole thriller (Harry Hole #5)by

Oslo is sweltering in the summer heat when a young woman is murdered in her flat. One finger has been cut off and a tiny red diamond in the shape of a pentagram—a five-pointed star—is found under her eyelid. Detective Harry Hole is assigned the case with Tom Waaler, a colleague he neither likes nor trusts. He believes Tom is behind a gang of arms smugglers—and the murder of his partner. But Harry, an off-the-rails alcoholic, is barely holding on to his job and has little choice but to play nice.

Five days later, another woman is reported missing. When her severed finger is found adorned with a star-shaped red diamond ring, Harry fears a serial killer is on the loose. Determined to find the killer and expose the crooked Tom Waaler, Harry discovers the two investigations melding in unexpected ways. But pursuing the truth comes at a price, and soon Harry finds himself on the run and forced to make difficult decisions ab…

Review of Wicked by Clover Donovan

Wicked (The Drake Chronicles #1)by

Synopsis: For brother and sister, Ethan and Emma Drake, their world is about to get flipped upside down when they discover a malicious warlock is after their power and they are descended from a dark bloodline.

And not to mention their deceased father was the most wicked warlock to walk the earth. 

While attempting to uncover their spine-chilling ancestry and keeping themselves alive at the same time, Ethan becomes tempted by the dark magic that lies within him... 

Can Ethan and Emma figure out how to stop the warlock and save each other all at once? Join Ethan and Emma as they race against time to save their lives, their world, and fall in love in all the wrong places.

The first in THE DRAKE CHRONICLES by Clover Donovan.
My Review:
Wicked by Clover Donovan My rating: 5 of 5 stars
I really loved this book. It was fast paced and easy to read. The story was captivating and different from other stories of this genre. I loved all the characters, ev…

Books I bought in February 2015

The Obernewtyn Chronicles
by Isobelle Carmody
( The first six books in three bind up editions. )

The Forgotten Gods, Books One, Two and Three
by Sarah Pinborouh

Blue Monday
by Nicci French

Feast Day of Fools
by James Lee Burke

Try Darkness
by James Scott Bell

Fever Dream
by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

by Marissa Meyer

The Uglies Series
by Scott Westerfeld

What did you buy this month? Let me know in the comments.