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A Perfect Blood: A quality installment

A Perfect Blood by Kim Harrison

Rachel Morgan has been through every sort of heartache and sorrow from the beginning of the HOLLOWS series through A Perfect Blood. Kim Harrison has spared her heroine nothing, and it has been a remarkable ride that has shaped Rachel while telling a interesting, if at times infuriating, tale.

Rachel’s genetic pattern makes her a demon. In previous books, she went through a number of trials to prove that. The unexpected effect of being positively identified as a demon is that society does not know what to do with her. From the beginning of the book, as she tries to get her driver’s license renewed, Rachel is stymied and pushed around by any number of influences. The law enforcement agencies want to know all about demon magic and exactly which spells she can do while other agencies have her classified as dead, which would only really make... Read More