Calliope just wants to make it big in the Big Apple, like any other working girl. But Callie is also Death's Daughter, no matter how much she tries to stay out of the family business. And now her older sister has made a deal with the Devil himself to engage in a hostile takeover of both Death Inc. and Heaven - once they get Callie out of the way.
©2011 Amber Benson (P)2011 Penguin
Yes, see my additional comments. Excellent story, excellent narration.
Callie. I'm a sucker for the protagonist. Also, she called to me as a very real character.
The voice acting and how she evoked the feeling of different characters. Also I was already hearing Callie in her voice anyhow.
It definitely made me laugh in spots where I should have been laughing. Maybe in a couple I probably shouldn't have been as well.
The third book in the Calliope Reaper-Jones novels gives me everything I could possibly be looking for in an urban fantasy novel. There's hot sex intermingled with emotional bindings, confusing relationship and potentially painful outcomes. A main character who, while immortal still has to evolve from being a chicken about getting her butt whooped to becoming as bad-ass as she can be and saving everyone. There are supporting characters that you grow attached to and finally there is action. My personal favorite aspect of this series is how hard Cal tries to be the
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