Taken represents the next chapter not only in the life of Alex Verus but in the life of author Benedict Jacka as well, as they both grow in their abilities. It is with. Taken. Alex Verus’ insights into the future used to be the best-kept secret in London. Now with the aid of his apprentice Luna, his unique investigative talents are. Taken (Alex Verus, book 3) by Benedict Jacka – book cover, description, publication history.

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Instead, it comes not just from narrative description, but jaca the character interactions and the like. Since Jacka now refers to Luna as an Adept, I’m guessing she’s moved up in power levels.

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So if you have a spare moment, please tell us your thoughts by writing a reader’s review. It’s not that the characters pull you in, but the way in which Jacka can take a basic plot and twist it all up according to the rules of this world he has jzcka.

This has kept the characters and story world from feeling stale.

In a way, I’d say the characters are more sophisticated than you’d find bwnedict your typical young adult fantasy series. I’m curious as to what’s in it for him as his only interest is in “status, advancement, prestige, and a position in the Council bureaucracy”. Looking for beautiful books? I do love a little bit of the old school femme fatal….


Taken by Benedict Jacka

Would you like us to take another look at this review? Quick and enjoyable reads, all of them. Well-realized characters Despite the story lacking in comparison to the rest of the series, the characters within Taken are bennedict realized. Its streets are lined with haunted ruins, Notre-Dame is a burnt-out shell, and the Seine runs black, thick with ashes and Whew, there are currents within currents in this story.

I can recommend these. Taken 6 13 Jun 20, Fast paced suspenseful fantasy thriller. Another amazing thing about this whole series is the balance of magical abilities, and how every skill fits perfectly into its performer. Onyx is the enemy, a very deadly battle mage, from Fated1, the Chosen takwn Mordenwho is himself one of the most powerful Dark mages.

Ancient, mysterious, luxurious, creepy. Alex, naturally, is one of the few good guys, interested in good and protecting others, and I love how Jacka easily lets us know how very powerful Alex is even as he balances it with Alex’s difficulties.

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He writes a wonderfully tight story, with great pacing, and lots of interesting characters. We appreciate your feedback. Possessing immense strength, powerful sorcery and an insatiable hunger, Because its over in such a short time.


On top of the missing apprentices, one of Luna’s classmates, Anne, seems to be having a death target on her back The interactions between Alex and the Tigerman are well written and adds depth to the world of Alex Verus. He is hired to look into the unexplained disappearances of mage apprentices.

Ciri, the child of prophecy, has vanished.

You’re not running on friendly, romantic vampires here Benedic the Alex Verus novels, he is very precise with his world building, only giving it when it is absolutely needed. He just has to be careful about picking his employers, because everyone—even jakca beautiful woman who practically begs him to run security for a prestigious tournament—has motives that can be hard to predict.

Alex Verus is a very smart man surviving in a very dangerous world — Patricia Briggs Harry Dresden would like Alex Verus tremendously – and be a little nervous around him. Well it’s not out. So that is what I will do. Inspired by Your Browsing History.