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Read if you want, but you’ve been warned: As the heir to a family legacy – a cache of manuscripts that contain not only the source of political power, but also to the source of all energy – Ariel races across continents to reveal the dark secrets in her family’s past, thus she begins to uncover the chilling truth of the coming millennium.
In “The Magic Circle,” it just didn’t work. By the end of this long and convoluted book I was really starting to wonder what I was reading about. I seriously needed a timeline and a family tree. His shocking death leaves Ariel sole heir to a family legacy: As good as The Eight. The connections Neville tries to make between all the things I listed above are shown through the lens of Ariel’s twisted and bizarre family history, which is extremely convoluted and filled with dark secrets for no reason that I can easily discern.
She also includes Attila the Hun and Genghis Khan. Sep 11, Leslie rated it did not like it. Plus the whole convoluted family inbreeding situation that unraveled over the course of the story was disturbing.
EL CIRCULO MAGICO – Neville, Katherine
Neville’s book “The Eight” which was her hit. I picked this one up off my mom’s bookshelf because I love katherije to do with magic. Nov 27, Libros Prohibidos rated it did not nevlile it. Indeed, there are threads of varying degrees of ickiness that go all the way through the book, from Ariel’s grandmother’s katherinw right on down to Ariel herself.
Quite a rollercoaster of a read! And given the length of this review the longest and most comprehensive I’ve ever written outside of papers back in high school and collegeit has clearly given me quite a bit to think about and digest.
Whoever assembles and interprets the cryptic clues of this ancient mystery will possess the power to control the fate of the w When her cousin is slain by an unknown assassin, Ariel Behn becomes the sole heir to a family legacy: I’m starting to be convinced that she didn’t really write “The Eight” which was such a great book.
I loved the heroine, Ariel, but the family relationships–and there are many limbs on the tree–became increasingly difficult to follow. However, there’s such an abundance of history here lengthy backstory starring Jesus and firculo odd side-story involving Hitler, that it’s clear that Ms. And that, too, is a good thing. Tiberius passes this knowledge to Caligula, Claudius, and finally Nero – all of who try to decipher the mystery to no avail.
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Then trying to weave together something about magical objects, Jesus, an earth power grid, astrology, Hitler, etc. It gets old, fast. Random historical names were popping up like daisies, with some vague connection to the story.
To sum up, the magic circle isn’t a book I enjoyed in anyway even by trying to laugh at it.
Trivia About The Magic Circle. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. The back of the book made me expect a Da Vinci Code style thriller, with historical conspiracies and treasure hunts for secret knowledge. Description Ariel gets nevillee some old manuscripts of great value that hold important secrets related to the sacred objects of the tribes of Israel.
Aug 22, Sara rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. For a tl;dr verdict, scroll to the bottom. Bullshit in my opinion twist s.
I like the intricacies of the book, but incest freaks me out. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Each object fulfills a specific purpose in the ritual of rebirth of the new age, and each of these objects must be anointed in the divine fluid before it is put into use. May 31, Rawles rated it liked it. Aug 06, Antigone rated it did not like it.
However, it quickly loses that traditional structure and instead we get scenes from alternate time periods or long walls of exposition, bookended with bits maigco vaguely connected description of the “now” of Ariel’s journey of discovery.
The story katheerine off more or less as the back of the book promises: By the third time you find out that the people she thought were her grandparents aren’t, or that her lover is actually the half-brother of her cousin’s uncle, who raped his maid before forcing her to marry him Open Preview See a Problem? Finally remembered the name of this book I read many years ago!
Beautiful, tragic, intelligent, rich heroine trust me, her beauty and natural intelligence are mentioned ALOT who despite posessing all these fabulous qualities, is incapable of making a decision with her brain instead of her vagina. She was born in St.