Graeme Shepherd has settled into his
new life as a college professor, happy to leave his old life
of magic behind. He has a new lover, Professor Diana
Glendower, and they are a perfect match in every way. Things
are going fantastic, until an old lover of Graemeís appears
and upsets everything with some startling news.
Peter Oberon is less than thrilled when
he receives a message from the Acolytes of Taranis to
deliver to Graeme: give us the vessel and everything will be
fine. Peter travels to Philadelphia to find Graeme only to
discover his former lover has no idea what the acolytes
The three join forces to try and
discover the truth, and in the process they become lovers.
And when Diana is kidnapped Graeme and Peter must work
together to save her, or she may face a fate worse than
Full of richly drawn characters and
exciting situations, Echo of Distant Thunder
is the first book in the Arcana Ancien series and it left me
wanting more. Graeme and Diana were perfect together and
adding Peter to the mix spiced up things to perfection.
I enjoyed the fact this book had
realism in it, and situations that were not always sweet and
light. But the characters faced them head on, and didnít
back down. That endeared them to me and made me care about
them, which brought my reading experience to life.
The magical elements in this book are
wonderfully portrayed; couple that with three strong,
likeable characters and the action kept me turning the pages
to see what was next. Iím always on the lookout for new
authors, and am glad I discovered Ms. Grey-Gerou and Ms.
Sanborne. They tight writing and fantastic story combine and
I Joyfully Recommend Echo of Distant Thunder to lovers of
magic, romance and action.