Scholar Diana Bishop fiercely denies her witching powers until vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont seeks her help with an enchanted manuscript. From the stillness of Oxford’s Bodleian Library to a turreted French castle, narrator Jennifer Ikeda embarks on a magical journey. Her narration is quietly charming. Often her voice holds a hushed rapture that reflects the magical world uncovered by Diana and Matthew. Medieval Occitan French and other accents make for a memorable listening experience. Ikeda conveys Diana’s panic at her emerging powers and her forbidden love for Matthew. Through the narration, Matthew’s polished façade transforms to reveal a fierce knight determined to defend his mate. This epic tale of the origins of magic will make listeners wish they could conjure the sequel. C.A. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2011, Portland, Maine [Published: MARCH 2011]
Trade Ed. Penguin Audio 2011
CD ISBN 9780142429112 $49.95 Twenty CDs
DD ISBN 9781101484531 $49.95
Library Ed. Recorded Books 2011
CS ISBN 978-1-4498-2385-6 $113.75 Twenty cassettes
CD ISBN 9781449823863 $123.75 Twenty CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4498-5472-0 $89.75 Two MP3-CDs
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