Friday, October 13, 2017

Fourth book in a favorite series...

Title & Author:  The Dire King by William Ritter
First lines:  To say that the house at 926 Augur Lane was not yet back to normal would be to grossly misrepresent the nature of the house at 926 Augur Lane. At its best, the peculiar property was an abode of the abnormal and a sanctuary for the strange.

My thoughts:  This latest book in the Jackaby series picks up where Ghostly Echoes leaves off. Jackaby and Abigail Rook are once again facing off against the forces of evil in order to prevent an all-out war between the fae and mankind; as always, Jenny the Ghost and Charlie Cane, police detective and shapeshifter extraordinaire are there fighting alongside them. They are ALL such great characters; I really love them. And this book? The Dire King is another fun supernatural adventure full of magical creatures of every kind--I especially liked the one known as the twain. And there's a twist at the end I wasn't expecting! Just be sure to read the other books in this series first, or nothing is going to make sense. And the others are definitely worth reading!

The other books in the series:
     #1 - Jackaby
     #2 - Beastly Bones
     #3 - Ghostly Echoes

So check them out!
And....happy reading!


  1. I love when a new book in a favourite series comes out and it is great!

  2. I need to catch up on this series!

  3. I have been meaning to give the first book a go for some time now! Thanks for the reminder! It does sound like a great series.

    1. If you do get a chance to read Jackaby, let me know if you like it! :)

  4. Sounds intriguing! And all the more better that it's a paranormal thriller. :)

  5. I am so glad you continue to enjoy this series, Lark. I like the sound of this one and will have to check out the series. I think the first book is already on my wish list as a matter of fact.