In the House of the Wicked

In the House of the Wicked

A Remy Chandler Novel

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"Once he was known as the angel Remiel, but generations ago Boston PI Remy Chandler chose to renounce Heaven and live on Earth, where he found a secure place among us ordinary humans . . .a a Though he may appear human, Remy has always been able to rely on Remiel-the embodiment of his angelic nature-whenever the situation calls for it. But now his human and angelic natures are sharing the same space, and Remy can feel himself becoming more and more volatile, no matter how hard he tries to control it. a Then Ashley Berg, a young woman who is like a daughter to him, vanishes without a trace. Dropping everything, Remy plunges into a frantic search for her, hoping all the while that her disappearance has nothing to do with him-or what he is. a But his hope is short-lived. A once-formidable sorcerer has taken her. The man wants vengeance against those he believes have wronged him-and Remy will be the instrument of his wrath . . . or Ashley will most certainly die.a Praise for In the House of the Wicked 'Remy and his human friends are engagingly be viable characters in a series noted for flashes of humor despite its overall serious tone. Series fans and followers of Jim Butcher's Dresden Files willaenjoy this urban fantasy.' Library Journal 'Aafun book . . . a thought-provoking book.' Innsmouth Free Press 'Sniegoski ups his game in this most recent Remy adventure, and we begin to see some of the grand scheme he is setting up for us. The conflict and situations within this novel are refreshingly personal, bringing the forefront of activity back to the Boston area. The characters are varied and very well-developed, bringing life and humanity into this novel largely centered around the angelic pantheon. Witha In the House of the Wicked , Sniegoski has crafted a very powerful, very personal tale that is equal parts gut-wrenching, heart-warming, and awe-inspiring.' The Ranting Dragon 'An excellent read and part of an excellent series that gets better and better.' Fangs for the Fantasy 'Powerful . . . exciting . . . a terrific fantasy that will thrill readers.' Genre Go Round Reviews "
ISBN: 9780451415448
Branch Call Number: SNI

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Jun 22, 2015

Remy is both a fun character and a noir one. The only thing lacking from this adventure tale that skips between dimensions is more interaction with Marlowe (my favorite character). Good to see that passionate love isn't the only tie Remy has to humanity.

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