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Thursday, December 17, 2009

Book Review: The Accidental Demon Slayer by Angie Fox

The Accidental Demon Slayer by Angie Fox
Mass Market Paperback, 292 pages
July 29, 2008

Genre: Paranormal Romance

Source: Personal Collection

"Newly anointed with demon-fighting powers and suddenly able to hear the thoughts of her hilarious Jack Russell terrier, a preschool teacher finds a whole new world of dark and dangerous, including a sexy shape-shifting griffin she's not entirely sure she can trust."

The Accidental Demon Slayer is the first book in a 5 book series about Lizzie, a preschool teacher, who’s motorcycle riding grandmother shows up at her house and a demon appears on her toilet soon after. Lizzie is suddenly thrust into this world of witches, spells, demons, her dog talks and most importantly demon slayers. Her grandmother is suddenly taken hostage by a powerful demon and Lizzie must quickly learn how she can save her. Oh, and did I mention, Lizzie has the hots for a very good looking shape shifter named Dimetri?

This is the second book that I have read by Angie Fox – I read the second book, The Dangerous Book for Demon Slayers first. You can read my review of that book here. Both of these books are so much fun. Lizzie has no idea what is happening in her new world and it is hilarious watching her try. Her grandmother and her group of biker witches are a hoot. The sexual tension between Lizzie and Dimetri is sizzling – exactly what I am looking for in a romance. Fox writes with a witty humor and has a solid understanding of the paranormal world. A delicious break from historical fiction.

The third book in this series, A Tale of Two Demon Slayers, will be released January 26, 2010. I will have an interview with Angie and a giveaway around that time, so stay tuned! Angie is such a sweet person.

Angie Fox also has written several other books in this ongoing series including: A Dangerous Book for Demon Slayers, A Tale of Two Demon Slayers, and The Last of the Demon Slayers.  You can read the first chapter of The Accidental Demon Slayer here and visit Angie’s website for all kinds of fun things.

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Here are some choices for purchasing the book: Amazon, B&N, RJ Julia (my fav indie bookstore).


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1 comment:

  1. This book sounds interesting, apart from the whole sizzling romance.


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