Crimson Wind (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Dec 28, 2010 - Fiction - 368 pages
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THERE ARE GOOD GUYS. THERE ARE BAD GUYS. AND THEN THERE’S MAX.

Max knows what trusting the wrong person can cost you. Her former friend Giselle, a powerful witch, enslaved Max years ago, turning her into a Shadowblade—a deadly warrior compelled to fight for Giselle. But there’s more at stake now than Max’s thirst for revenge. The Guardians, overseers of the magical world, have declared war on humanity and on any witches not standing with them. Max and Giselle have come to an uneasy truce in order to protect what’s left of Horngate, their coven’s home. Max would do anything for Horngate—even give herself over to a mysterious otherworldly creature in the nearby mountains in exchange for his help. But first, she intends to save the mortal family she left behind. And Alexander, the Shadowblade warrior who could be her closest ally or her deadliest enemy, is going with her.

On a road trip into the unknown, Max and Alexander face wild magic, desperate enemies, and battles that bruise both body and soul. But the greatest challenge will come from unexpected revelations that test everything Max believes about who she is—and where her loyalties lie. . . .
  

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User Review  - maybedog - LibraryThing

I think Francis somehow invaded my dreams or something and wrote an urban fantasy series just for me. This has everything I look for in UF: Very strong and intelligent female protagonist, equally ... Read full review

Review: Crimson Wind (Horngate Witches #2)

User Review  - Soo - Goodreads

I'm divided on what to rate this book. On one hand, I want to give this one 4 stars. On the other, 3.5 stars for a few elements that throw the story off a bit for me. I figure I can decide what the ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
17
Section 3
35
Section 4
51
Section 5
77
Section 6
93
Section 7
123
Section 8
146
Section 12
214
Section 13
235
Section 14
254
Section 15
273
Section 16
291
Section 17
315
Section 18
331
Section 19
349

Section 9
162
Section 10
178
Section 11
195
Section 20
359
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About the author (2010)

Diana Pharaoh Francis has written the fantasy novel trilogy that includes Path of Fate, Path of Honor and Path of Blood. She has also written The Crosspointe Chronicles, which include The Cipher and The Black Ship. Diana teaches in the English department at the University of Montana Western. She is a lover of chocolate, Victoriana, and sparkly things. For more a lot more information including where to go to read her blog, maps of her worlds, updated news, and other odd and fun tidbits, visit DianaPFrancis.com or follow her @dianapfrancis.

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