She's looking for a hint of magic in her world...Dora Carridine is fed up with her life as a preacher's daughter and sets out to explore the darker side of life instead. If she can find some magic in the world, then maybe she will find a place she belongs.
When she comes across a coven of witches, she takes on their trials to try and join them. But the witches aren't all they appear to be, and Dora finds herself slipping into a darker world than she imagined.
She has to make a choice to do the right thing, but Dora's never been very good at doing anything right...
A Hint of Magic is a satirical supernatural story in the paranormal comedy series The Demon Diaries.
"Wildly, bizarrely, brain-punchingly inventive!" - Derek Landy, Author of Skulduggery Pleasant.
What kind of reader would like this book?This series will appeal to readers who are looking for funny urban fantasy books that are brimming with comedy, magic, witches, angels, fae, shapeshifters, vampires, zombies, demons, ghosts and everything else that goes bump in the night.
Follow the humorous female protagonist as she becomes an amateur witch, summons demonic forces and even has a romantic interlude in Hell. This exciting paranormal mystery is filled with pulse-racing action and humor. It also contains elements of traditional horror and thriller themes beneath the cozy fun exterior, making it a thrilling and humorous read. So if you're looking for a hilarious magical adventure that will take you straight to Hell-or Heaven, then look no further.
Books in This Series
- A Hint of Magic
- Demonic Dora
- Deceased Dora
- Divine Dora
- A Hint of Hell
About the Author
After completing her honors degree in English Literature, Claire Chilton was interviewed to work for MI5. Fortunately, for the sake of the United Kingdom, she did not get the job. Now a web designer and graphic designer with a passion for great stories, she writes about the adventures she'd like to have.
A prolific writer with wide-ranging interests, Claire specializes in romantic and speculative fiction, which includes genres such as mystery, science fiction, fantasy, horror, comedy and romance. Her mystery romance novel, Hustle, won Harlequin's So You Think You Can Write contest in 2013, and her previous books in The Demon Diaries won the Most Read award on Wattpad.
After exploring the world in her misspent youth, traveling across Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean, she now lives in an ancient Roman city in Yorkshire with her Californian fiancé and a fluffy kitten called Shadow, who is convinced she is a bigger cat than she is.
You can find Claire online at claire-chilton.com.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Even though the reading level is for the average fifth grader, I recomend it for seventh or eighth graders. It often says the s word b word and f word.