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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

As a disaffected teen, Alex apprenticed himself to a Dark Wizard. Years later he realized his mistake, but to escape his master he endured torture and numerous attempts on his life. Since then Alex ... Read full review

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User Review  - quiBee - LibraryThing

Enjoyable first book in a series that should appeal to those who enjoy Jim Butcher's Dresden Files. In this world there are two powerful factions of magicians who live in uneasy peace since a war ... Read full review

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User Review  - krau0098 - LibraryThing

I have had this urban fantasy series on my “to read” list for quite a while. This ended up being a well done and entertaining urban fantasy. Right now there are four books in this series with the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Irena. - LibraryThing

2.5 Alex Verus is a diviner mage. He can see into the future and that ability is making him a very wanted man. Both the Light and the Dark mages are after him. I loved the main premise: an ancient ... Read full review

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User Review  - Glennis.LeBlanc - LibraryThing

I've been hearing this compared to the Dresden Files so I decided to give it a whirl. There is a hat tip to Butcher in the very beginning of the book and then the story settles in to several wizards ... Read full review

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User Review  - les121 - LibraryThing

The first word I can think of to describe this book is Dresden-esque. There are many similar elements between Alex Verus's world and Harry Dresden's, but, to my surprise, Fated is more than just ... Read full review

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User Review  - halkeye - LibraryThing

I did enjoy this book. I really did. Its very short. Simple. Sweet. Etc. I loved the characters as well, so many different ideas and personalities. That being said, it was somewhat predictable. After ... Read full review

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User Review  - aadyer - LibraryThing

An entertaining & fun romp through an adult version of Urban fantasy similar to Harry Potter. Whilst not so deep, with a frailer backdrop, the similarities between the series had resonance for me. Not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Corazie - LibraryThing

3.5 Stars (Not quite 4!) This book started off great, I was excited to keep reading. I liked the characters, I liked the world. Then all of a sudden I found myself able to easily put it down. I don't ... Read full review

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User Review  - Murphy-Jacobs - LibraryThing

Fun magic and mystery, set in London, nice sense of humor and the occasional genre self-mockery. The audiobooks are well narrated. Read full review

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