Dark Magick by Cate Tiernan

What do you do when your boyfriend is a super-powerful witch and he’s secretly gunning for you and your powers? What any witch can do – go to the enemy of your enemy.

Dark magickTitle:  Dark Magick
Author:  Cate Tiernan
SeriesSweep Book 04
Publish Date:  June 25, 20o1
Genre:  YA Fantasy
Source: Purchased

Publisher’s Description: Evil forces are after Morgan, forces connected with a dark wave of magick. And she knows something is wrong with the way Cal is acting, although she can’t put her finger on it. Cal is definitely hiding something, but is he out to hurt her, as Hunter says?

Possible spoilers beyond this point.


Kat_Mandu_100Kat Mandu says…

Hunter and Morgan hate each other, it’s no lie. But when dark forces are playing against both of them, it’s calls for a team up.

The ending of this one is intense. Morgan is nearly burned to death and betrayed by the person she cares for most. People are not who they seem anymore and the ground has shifted beneath her again as she realizes history is starting to repeat itself and no one can be trusted. Who can stop the ancient magic that seems to curse her at every turn? Will she share her mother’s fate?

badge5v4The girl has more power than she realizes but without the knowledge to use that power, she’s kind of stuck in limbo. It makes it frustrating for the character but also the reader. If only Morgan was dark like her enemies and could blast them all away with her inherited gifts. I wish she would turn sides. That’d make it cool too.

But alas, she is not evil. Though the debate within her may lead readers to think otherwise.

Wonderful writing and some new action scenes involving some very powerful people. But the war is only beginning and Morgan’s got to build herself up – and quite possibly an army.

Books in this series…

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If you like this book…

…you might like So Mote It Be by Isobel Bird, Blue is For Nightmares series by Laurie Faria Stolarz, or Don’t Die Dragonfly by Linda Joy Singleton.

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About Kat Mandu

I'm an urban fantasy and young-adult paranormal writer. I love to cook, rock out to music, and read as much as I can get my hands on. Always believe in your dreams and pursue them no matter what the cost. If you believe in it, it's worth every chance you take.

Posted on July 7, 2016, in 5-Great, Contemporary Fantasy, Female, Kat Mandu, Review, Young Adult and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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