Angela Mathers lives in a gritty and merciless world. Raised in an atmosphere of extreme physical and emotional abuse, she has taken the. Archon (Books of Raziel, book 1) by Sabrina Benulis – book cover, description, publication history. Archon: The Books of Raziel, Vol. 1. Sabrina Benulis. Harper Voyager, $ ( p) ISBN

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The only payment received came in the form of hugs and kisses from my little boys. Newly released from a mental institution where she was locked away for bolk years, she hopes that her time at the Vatican’s university, the West Wood Academy, will give her a chance at a normal life.

archoon Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I find it hard to relate to her as a person. The blurb sounded so promising, but I was very disappointed. In this version the devil is a woman. A prophecy foretelling the end of the world warns of the coming of the Ruin or Archon.

When she isn’t writing or cooking up another story to tell, she’s learning to be super Mom. In others it was a crushing disappointment.

Archon (Books of Raziel, book 1) by Sabrina Benulis

The legions of Emperor Nook have returned victorious from putting down a massive revolt among the Germanic tribes of the Danube frontier. Not sure if that is something unrelated to his pregnancy. Page 42 – ‘Those pink lips pursed into a tightly controlled frown. Archon’s protagonist is a Blood head, which has nothing to do with vampires, although that is what came to mind everytime I saw that word, but instead refers to a red-head The two things going for Archon are the gorgeous cover and the dark atmospheric feel to the writing especially with respect to the academy setting of the story.


Her brain burned like the stone around her neck, and it seemed to her that through that Eye, she could see the whole universe and everything in it, and how much it deserved to be in her hands rather than archln those of a greedy, ignorant person like Stephanie. Didn’t start to impress me til near the end. Because of that I am keeping an open mind and hoping obok the finished copy of this book underwent some more revision before it is or.

Are you sure you want to continue? Major inconsistencies with his character. This desire will be my end.

Archon – The Books of Raziel

For someone not even interested in living, this seems far-fetched. Started out annoying me.

Ma eretto da chi? I definitely want to see the author do well, even if this doesn’t work for me.

Archon: The Books of Raziel, Vol. 1

Razjel Archon, Sabrina Benulis has created a dazzling imaginative tale set in a lush, vivid supernatural world filled with gargoyles and candlelight, magic and murder, in which humans, angels, demons, and those in between battle for supremacy—and survival. Ed invece razieel in questo momento mi ritrovo a maledire il fatto che il secondo romanzo non sia ancora uscito, e che non riesco a trovare un altro libro che mi interessi al pari di questo. With all the feelings of a human being hide spoiler ] Nina Another of Angelas’ friends.

Torn between mortal love and angelic obsession, Angela holds the key to Heaven and Hell – and both will stop at nothing to possess her. It stays true to the macabre feel from beginning to end. If you do that, it makes it a much more enjoyable read. Soon Angela finds herself at the center of the struggle archkn Heaven and Hell–where good and evil are blurry at best and where the likely book is life or death.


Over all, this book was fantastic!

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. E voi vi razlel There was promise here, and I could feel it during some passages or chapters, but ultimately this book couldn’t decide what it wanted to be and it left itself in the middle of nowhere. Ma bastano poche pagine per capire innanzitutto che non ci troviamo in una normale scuola. Archon is new wave urban fantasy, a tale of the supernatural that brilliantly blends passion, obsession, horror, and suspense in a way that will appeal to dark fantasy fans and paranormal romance readers equally.

The angels are prideful and self-centered, having their own agenda that doesn’t always include the humans. It’s wasn’t preachy or overly-religious or anything like that, which was good. Open Preview See a Problem? Whi Obok I read a lot of urban and paranormal fantasy, both YA and adult, the realm of angels was new territory for me.

That’s what I felt through the whole book, like the pointless and more benign things were explained over and over again such as Angela not being able to die but other things, such as the relationships between the angels Isfrael and his Thrones for example or specific aspects about their person, were left out.

She is a mystery right from the start. The concept is interesting as well playing with traditional ideas of the Antichrist or Ruin as she is referred to in this book.