SUMMARY Ö eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Laura BickleMy Play With Me rating 35 of 5 stars At the beginning of Mercury Retrograde it has been 2 months since the events in Dark Alchemy This time around Petra Dee finds herself battling a basilisk and a female motorcycle gangcult who call themselves The Sisters of Serpens I ll give you one guess what they worship It s also been 2 months since Gabe last spoke to Petra The ending of Dark Alchemy wasather heart wrenching as far as Gabe went and was the main thing that kept me Lost Empress reading this seriesWhile I did not find this book as good as Dark Alchemy I did enjoy it What I enjoyed about it were the parts about Gabe and The Hanged Men If there had been focus on The Hanged Men and less on the giant snake I might have given this a higherating I m not even sure I eally liked the overall plot of this book The parts with the giant snake felt like watching one of those Syfy channel B movies at
times I also kindI also kind of felt like the motorcycle gangcult was little pointless and I never eally cared about Cal or what happened to him But I was very happy that Gabe got some 7 Lessons from Heaven: How Dying Taught Me to Live a Joy-Filled Life resolution to his story line I kind of wish this had just been a duology instead of a trilogy or series or whatever it s going to end up being but I will probably stick it out andead the. Something venomous has come to Temperance It's been two months since Petra Dee and her coyote sidekick Sig faced off against Temperance's esident alchemist but things are far from uiet When an Internet video of a massive snake in the backcountry of Yellowstone goes viral a chase for the mythical basilisk is on Monster hunters swarm into the. ,of felt likefelt like motorcycle gangcult was
Next book because I don t mind continuing on with Petra s and Gabe s storyReview also posted at Writings of a Reader This eview originally appeared on my BLOG LEEANNAMEAS A FAN OF LAURA LeeannameAs a fan of Laura I was excited to see that she was continuing her Dark Alchemy series Earlier in the year I ead DARK ALCHEMY and enjoyed it but I wasn t sure if it
was a standalonea standalone no This is my last book of 2017 and I m ending on such a great note I loved the first book in the series and this one was even better It s been two months since the end of book one Petra is still working as a geologist for Yellowstone and she s been called in on some strange deaths as the angers wonder if this could be The Pumpkin Smasher related to all the new seismic activity and new fumaroles and mud pots ie the sulfuric gases but it s like nothing she s seen The people areed and beginning to dissolve She has no idea what is going on and she s missing Gabe one of the Hanged Men the undead foot soldiers of the alchemist Stroud who died in the battle to end Stroud She s also still looking for her father who cast his mind far from his dementia idden body thanks to alchemy Even Frankie the transgendered Native American shaman hasn t burn able to help herIn the meantime Gabe and the Hang.
Area and never one to pass up the promise of discovery Petra joins in the searchAmong theArea and never one to pass up the promise of discovery Petra joins in the searchAmong the is a snake cult on wheels―the biker gang Sisters of Serpens Unlike some the Sisters don't want to kill the basilisk―they want to worship it But things get complicated when the basilisk develops a taste for human flesh that ivals the Sister. Ed Men who can turn into "ravens and they ve lost some of them are struggling Without Stroud the Lunaria and the "and they ve lost some of them are struggling Without Stroud the Lunaria and the of life that keeps them alive is dying Gabe has huge gaps in his memory and he fears Petra but he doesn t know why He can t Bloodstone (Tricksters Game, remember her He is tracking a basilisk in the park because as one side delievers fatal venom which is killing the people Petra is investigating the other side gives the elixir of life which will save themAnd against all of this is Cal the luckless goth kid from book one He s been infected by the living Mercury Stroud commanded He s dripping mercury and cannot control it When he sought out Petra for help it kicked off a chain of events that leads to himiding with a gang of biker women the Sisters of Serpens Most are disaffected andor abused women but their leader who they follow without uestion is Bel and she has enough magic to control the MercuryEventually Petra and her tame coyote Sig will cross paths with Gabe and time is unning out for of them and Cal trapped with murderous Sisters If you want an intelligent
Strong Female Good ReadIfemale lead Good ReadI the two books in this series Just enough weirdness to keep me interested I am looking forward to the next in the series if there is one. S' own murderous skillsMeanwhile the alchemical tree of life is dying and the undead Hanged Men of Temperance who depend on it know the basilisk may be their last chance for survivalWith time unning out for everyone around her Petra will be forced to decide who survives and who she must leave behind in this action packed seuel to Dark Alchem.