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Grave Witch (Alex Craft Series #1)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

12 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

Just when you think PLEASE!!!!

Not another paranormal book.... Someone comes along and makes you say "THANK YOU" for another.. so many things were different there was't anyone to compare to yet I couldn't put it down and broke my monthly book limit to get my hands on the next one NOW

posted by Arlens_Nookie on July 12, 2011

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1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Great concept, but not a standout...

There are bits and pieces of Grave Witch that are very interesting, but I feel that those bits and pieces are overshadowed by boring details, average dialogue between the characters, and sluggish pacing. Alex Craft is a grave witch who can raise the shades/souls of dead...
There are bits and pieces of Grave Witch that are very interesting, but I feel that those bits and pieces are overshadowed by boring details, average dialogue between the characters, and sluggish pacing. Alex Craft is a grave witch who can raise the shades/souls of dead people. Her skills are needed as part of a police investigation into a string of murders. Finally, a book without vampires and werewolves! It does involve ghosts and fey, however. I have to say, the most interesting chapter was the last one for me, which should not be the case. I agree with other reviewers that some editing and polishing could have turned it from an okay book into a good book. It also took me a few weeks to finish Grave Witch, when it usually takes me no more than a week to finish reading similar books in this genre. The protagonist is somewhat likable. The way the author describes her makes me think of a very "manly" woman with all the beer, one-night-stand, and "zero food in the fridge" comments. Her place reminds me of a bachelor pad :) I would rate this book in the high three star range, and I will continue with the sequel. Easy to put down, but also easy to pick back up!

posted by NookFever on July 6, 2011

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  • Posted July 21, 2011

    Ummm

    Should i get it?? I mean i love other fansty books but is it like inapropreate or whatnot??

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