[EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine)

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characters ñ Mélusine 104 Rdry Felix believed he was safe He was wrong Now the horrors of his previous life have found him and threaten to destroy all he has since become Mildmay the Fox is used to being hunted Raised as a kept thief and trained as an assassin he escaped his Keeper long ago and lives on his own as a cat burglar But now he has been caught by a mysterious foreign wizard using a powerful c. I picked this book up on a recommendation from one of my favorite authors Charlaine Harris and I wasn t disappointed Sarah Monette does a marvelous job pulling us into this new world For instance if the names she gives to months sound oddly familiar it s because they are borrowed from the French Revolution s republican calendar system This deft touch in addition to many other captivating details creates an alternate universe with a historical past that is both familiar and exotic Half the enjoyment of the novel is learning the systems and ideologies that control and inform this worldBetter still are the two perspectives of city of Melusine the view from the top is provided by Felix Harrowgate a wizard in the

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characters ñ Mélusine 104 Mélusine a city of secrets and lies pleasure and pain magic and corruption and destinies lost and found Felix Harrowgate is a dashing highly respected wizard But his aristocratic peers don't know his dark past how his abusive former master enslaved him body and soul and trained him to pass as a nobleman Within the walls of the Mirador Melusine's citadel of power and wiza. Hrm A hundred pages into this novel I had to come back here to see if my friend s review was really is as glowing as I remembered it to be I m baffledI m struggling to keep interested in this book This is a poorly explained world where magical and social elements are introduced in passing but not fleshed out the book itself is structured with a bizarrely flip flopping POV reminiscent of a soap opera which changes so freuently as to prevent me from getting interesting in either of the intertwined stories Do we really need to swap main characters every few pages Every few paragraphsMost disappointing perhaps is that I can t seem to care at all for Felix one of our two main characters There certainly wasn t e

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characters ñ Mélusine 104 Alling charm And yet the wizard was looking not for Mildmay but for Felix HarrowgateThrown together by fate the broken wizard Felix and the wanted killer Mildmay journey far from Melusine through lands thick with strange magics and terrible demons of darkness But it is the shocking secret from their pasts linking them inexorably together that will either save them or destroy th. Fantasy Something s rotten in Melusine and the Virtu a collection of spells that protects the city s wizards has been destroyed sending the city into disorder The story s told by two narrators Felix wizard drama ueen perpetual victim and Mildmay thief for hire regular guy and a hundred times less whiny than Felix I hated Felix I spent most of the book wishing he d shut up and go away He s a big wet blanket cowardly and useless and would be perfectly at home in a bad piece of fanfiction If it wasn t for Mildmay I would have given up on this but I loved Mildmay He s a street tough uses fuck a lot and just generally gets the job done whatever it isThis is a long book almost 500 pages in paperback and it starts o


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    characters Mélusine [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) Mélusine suffers from two narrators Felix Harrowgate and Mildmay the Fox I say “suffers” because Monette sw

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    [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Sarah Monette Hrm A hundred pages into this novel I had to come back here to see if my friend's review was really is as glowing as I remembered it to be I'

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    [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) Rating 35 starsMelusine is a very difficult book to review especially for a MM book blog As a high fantasy adventure I would say this book is top notch As a MM romance I would give it a two thumbsdown But regardless of how one would tag this st

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    [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) characters Mélusine I picked this book up on a recommendation from one of my favorite authors Charlaine Harris and I wasn't disappointed Sarah Monette does a marvelous job pulling us into this new world For instance if the names she

  5. says: Sarah Monette Ö 4 Read [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine)

    [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) This review seems full of nothing but criticism so I'll frame it by saying that I didn't hate it I actually enjoyed it though you might not figure out why Monette's involvement in recent blog affairs plus her online present and most peeps in my environs feeling they have to read this book made me hesitant to list it at allLots of the genre usual invented names right from the start perhaps not overly much compared to o

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    characters Mélusine review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Sarah Monette Sarah Monette Ö 4 Read Imagine an huge sprawling city where the elite are live along an enormous dome The Mirador And the majority in the slums in the Lower City Thi

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    characters Mélusine [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Sarah Monette Fantasy Something's rotten in Melusine and the Virtu a collection of spells that protects the city's wizards has been destroyed sending the ci

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    characters Mélusine Sarah Monette Ö 4 Read [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) Mélusine is a fabulous debut fantasy novel about a pair of unlikely heroes in a richly imagined world Felix Harrowgate is a wizard of the Mirador powerful and respected until a long held secret is divulged which drives him back to h

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    [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) Sarah Monette Ö 4 Read review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Sarah Monette This book was a beautiful unexpected love I have bumpy relationship with fantasy Some of my all time favorite books are fantasy but at the same time I DNF'd fantasy books than probably in any other genre And I don't want to say that ah ha 'Me

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    [EBOOK/EPUB] (Mélusine) review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Sarah Monette characters Mélusine While reading this book I started to think of it as a whimsical runner in a marathon Sometimes it jogged sometimes it sprinted sometimes it stopped to chase butterflies in the field but surprisingly it never fell on its face and when it frolicked gaily fear my puniness across the finish line it still managed to look fabulous so it gets four starsMetaphors aside I know this book is part of a four book series bu

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  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 477
  • Mélusine
  • Sarah Monette
  • English
  • 25 June 2020
  • 9780441014170