Thursday, June 2, 2011

Breath of Angel: The Angeleon Circle Book One

"Breath of angel, blood of man..."

Age-old debts demand repayment, the restoration of an ancient passage between heaven and earth hangs in the balance, and a feud between immortals and angels escalates. This and more await you in "Breath of Angel," the first book in the series, "The Angeleon Circle" by Karyn Henley. This young adult fantasy adventure features Melaia, a young priestess, whose life takes an unimaginable turn after witnessing the murder of a stranger in the temple courtyard. When she discovers wings on the victim, Melaia realizes that the myths and tales told in the temple are no longer fanciful stories...they are truth.

Even though most fantasy novels are written for YA, I still enjoy the opportunity to lose myself in another world so different from our own. Karyn Henley creates just such a world, and the premise of the plot is one I hadn't encountered before. The story was a little slow to grab my attention in the beginning, but I continued reading and was glad that I did. The characters were interesting, but unfortunately, I never felt like I got to know most of them very well. All in all, I enjoyed the book and look forward to the next in the series.

I received a free copy of "Breath of Angel" by Karyn Henley from WaterBrook Multnomah for my review. Please rank my review below. The higher my rankings, the more prizes I can win!


  1. I have started reviewing books for WaterBrook Multnomah--I get free books for reviewing them!

  2. Hello! I like your review! I rated it here, and I was wondering if you could rate my review in return?

  3. Thanks, Noah! I rated yours as well.