A Devil in the Details: A Jesse James Dawson Novel

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Penguin, Jul 6, 2010 - Fiction - 320 pages
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When it comes to demons, always read the find print.

Jesse James Dawson was an ordinary guy (well, an ordinary guy with a black belt in karate) until one day he learned his brother had made a bargain with a demon, Jesse discovered there was only one way to save his brother: put up his own soul as collateral, and fight the demon to the death.

Jesse lived to free his brother-and became part of a loose organization of Champions who put their own souls on the line to help those who get in over their heads with demons. But now experienced Champions are losing battles at a much higher rate than usual. Someone has changed the game. And if Jesse can't figure out the new rules, his next battle may be his last...

 

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User Review  - StigE - LibraryThing

This book completely failed to resonate with me. It seems to aim for what Harry Dresden achives, without hitting the target. The jokes don't really work and it is never very exciting. Read full review

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User Review  - amanderson - LibraryThing

Hey, this was a promising start to a new series! The main character is Jesse, a martial artist who is a "Champion", one of a few people who fights demons of behalf of individuals who regret the loss ... Read full review

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K. A. Stewart is the author of the Jesse James Dawson urban fantasy series. She has a BA in English with an emphasis in literature from William Jewell College. She lives in Missouri with her husband, daughter, one cat, and one small furry demon that thinks it’s a cat.

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