"Action packed urban fantasy"
After turning from a Weather Warden to a Djinn and back to
a mortal Warden again, Joanne Baldwin is on her way to Las
Vegas. Accompanied by her Djinn lover David, she seeks
Kevin to take away the bottle that holds Jonathan, the most
powerful Djinn in the world. The wardens want Kevin dead
because thanks to him several of the top leadership is dead
and he has power enhanced by Jonathan to destroy the world.
Joanne and David are locked out of Las Vegas by magical
wards so Lewis, once the most powerful warden in the world
until Kevin stole his powers, devises a way for Joanne to
momentarily die and be revived inside the city. She finds
Jonathan and Kevin but it is Jonathan who manipulates the
troubled teen to find the Djinn that have gone missing for
the last six years. Joanne is kidnapped by the Ma'at, whose
members are dedicated to freeing the Djinn from their human
masters and destroy the warden organization for endangering
the earth. They try to convert Joanne to their cause but
she escapes and with the help of some allies fights the
real mastermind behind all the troubles.
Book three in the Weather Warden Series is an action packed
urban fantasy. There are many surprises and unexpected plot
developments to keep this series fresh and interesting so
that readers will continue to read future books to find out
what happens next to the ethical, moral and vulnerable
heroine. David helps Joanne in so many ways that readers
will be in awe of the Djinn's power to love a mortal.
Rachel Caine has written a novel worthy of an award
Reviewed by Harriet Klausner
Posted December 18, 2004
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted January 24, 2007