The Daemon Prism: A Novel of the Collegia Magica

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Roc, 2012 - Fiction - 482 pages
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"Dante the necromancer is the most reviled man in Sabria, indicted by for crimes against the living and the dead. He salves bitterness with a magical puzzle - a desperate soldier's dream of an imprisoned sorceress and a faceted glass that can grant one's utmost desires. But the dream is a seductive trap. Haunted, blind, driven to the verges of the world, Dante must risk everything he values to unravel a mystery of ancient magic, sacred legend, and the truth of the divine ..."--Publisher description.

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

A worthy follow-up to the first two in the series. In this installment, the reader gets a fuller understanding of the prickly, difficult wizard Dante, and background on why he is the way he is. Of ... Read full review

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User Review  - reading_fox - LibraryThing

My least favourite of the trilogy. It didn't quite work for me and I'm not sure why, maybe it was just the pacing, but the plotting also seemed somewhat more contrived and I never really believed in ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Though Colorado is home, Carol Berg's roots are in Texas, in a family of teachers, musicians, and railroad men. She has degrees in mathematics from Rice University and computer science from the University of Colorado, but managed to squeeze in minors in English and art history along the way. She has combined a career as a software engineer with her writing, while also raising three sons. She lives with her husband at the foot of the Colorado mountains.

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