LiveZilla Live Chat Software
Importitall
Register/Login Login Contact UsContacts BlogBlog
Cart Items : 0 | Cart Total : R0
USA Categories
Site Security
Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban > B00DH5WVV6
  1. Cupcakes, Trinkets, and Other Deadly Magic (Dowser Series Book 1)
    Image(s) provided for illustrative purposes and may differ from the actual product
  2. Cupcakes, Trinkets, and Other Deadly Magic (Dowser Series Book 1)

    [B00DH5WVV6]
    Delivery: 10-20 Working Days
    Customer Ratings (802 reviews)
    Not Available / Digital Item

     pinterest 
Additional Information

If you’d asked me a week ago, I would have told you that the best cupcakes were dark chocolate with chocolate cream cheese icing, that dancing in a crowd of magic wielders — the Adept — was better than sex, and that my life was peaceful and uneventful. Just the way I liked it. That’s what twenty-three years in the magical backwater of Vancouver will get you — a completely skewed sense of reality. Because when the dead werewolves started showing up, it all unraveled … except for the cupcake part. That’s a universal truth.
-------------------------------------------------------
This 68,000 word urban fantasy is the first book of the Dowser Series by author Meghan Ciana Doidge.

Similar Products

Trinkets, Treasures, and Other Bloody Magic (Dowser Series Book 2)Treasures, Demons, and Other Black Magic (Dowser Series Book 3)Shadows, Maps, and Other Ancient Magic (Dowser Series Book 4)Maps, Artifacts, and Other Arcane Magic (Dowser Series Book 5)I See Me (Oracle Book 1)Artifacts, Dragons, and Other Lethal Magic (Dowser Series Book 6)The Vampire Gift 1: Wards of NightI See You (Oracle Book 2)Be the Death of Me (The Guardian Chronicles Book 1)Moon Dance (Vampire for Hire Book 1)
Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Meghan Ciana Doidge
Binding
Kindle Edition
Edition
1
EISBN
9780991697762
Format
Kindle eBook
IsAdultProduct
Label
Old Man in the CrossWalk Productions
Manufacturer
Old Man in the CrossWalk Productions
NumberOfPages
266
PublicationDate
2014-01-09
Publisher
Old Man in the CrossWalk Productions
ReleaseDate
2014-01-09
Studio
Old Man in the CrossWalk Productions
Most Helpful Customer Reviews

I read a lot of Urban Fantasy, so it is both easy (and a bit misleading) to say that "Cupcakes, Trinkets, and Other Deadly Magic" has familiar elements to it. UF Recipe: Seemingly-autonomous, young, heroine?-check. Magic whose limits have yet to be fully tested?-check. Scary/sexy supernaturals?-check. Dead bodies and an investigation that entraps said heroine?-check.

But Doidge takes these ingredients and mixes up a winning combination. While I had moments of frustration with Jade, our heroine, I also came to like her. I don't want to spoil anything, but she means what she says in the opening sentences. She does like her uneventful life, she wants it to stay that way, and her reluctance is a characteristic that causes her to make particular decisions. Jade is closest to Sookie Stackhouse's initial innocence on the scale of kick-butt UF heroines. Jade is open-hearted towards friends and family, and firmly wants to be Good. Of course, her experiences in this book may have... Read more
I can't even tell you the cliff hanger on this book!!!! UGHHHH!!

I don't honestly remember where I got this book, but I am glad that I finally got the chance to read it! So, I know this week I will be going to amazon and buying the second book :)

This book was a little hard to follow at first, but if you stick with it, it really turns itself around.

Jade is a baker. She owns her own cupcake bakery. She is known for her racy named cupcakes :) She is also a witch. Well, half witch/ half something else that no one knows about. She has wards on her bakery that only humans can enter and if you are not human you have to be invited in. Jade has a gift to find other magic. She has a half sister sirenna who is also a half witch. her grandmother is the head witch and is a very important person in Vancouver.

Jade is being stocked by a vampire. Humans cannot see them, so she was wondering why it was hanging out around her bakery. She also lives upstairs... Read more
First off, if this author doesn’t come out with a companion baking guide I am going to be doing a whole lot of drooling for nothing. Our faithful protagonist, Jade, is a pretty, yoga-practicing baker with a hobby of creating magical trinkets that turn out to be worth more than a spot on a Pinterest board. Her cupcakes are described so vividly that I swear I gained a pound after reading this book. I also gained an affection for our heroine, who despite being young and beautiful never became annoying.

Jade is actually pretty happy with her life, running her very successful business and dabbling in her limited magic. Then a vampire and a pack of werewolves show up, determined to find out how Jade is connected to a series of murders involving black magic. Despite her protestations of innocence, Jade finds herself caught up in the mystery, and in the process finds out that her own past isn’t what she’s been led to believe.

I very much enjoyed this... Read more
Please Note

The authorised South African distributor of this product is under no obligation to honour the manufacture's guarantees/warranties or to provide after-sales service.

Please note that this item is imported from the USA, and is designed to be used in the USA. In addition, if the unit is powered it will come with a US plug and an adapter/transformer may be required. Please click here for more information on power requirements, or check with us if you are unsure or need any assistance!

Please also note that certain items cannot be imported, these include Alcohol, Animals, Batteries, Flammable Materials, Currency, Food, Furs, Chemicals, Explosives, Medications, Plants, Seeds, Supplements, Pressurized Cans, Tactical Equipment, Vitamins, Weaponry and Weaponry Accessories. In these cases, the item and information is displayed for reference purposes only. If you are not sure if we are permitted to bring an item, please send us an e-mail with a link to the item to confirm.

Please also ensure that you are ordering the correct item for your particular application as returns to the USA are costly. Product reviews are also provided for most of our items, which can give you a good idea for possible things to look out for and the quality of the item. By clicking Add to Cart, you are confirming that the item is correct and you accept the conditions listed here.