Centaur of the Crime: Book One of Fantasy & Forensics (Volume 1)
C.S. Lewis meets CSI...when Amazon Bestselling writer Michael Angel offers a new myth sequence: 'Fantasy & Forensics'.
She's the LAPD's top corpse-kicker. Dayna Chrissie, LAPD's top Crime Scene Analyst, enjoys not anything greater than discovering the single clue which may resolve a criminal offense. The day she unearths a golden medallion on a physique that is been dumped at a downtown building web site, she does not imagine it really is that exceptional. until eventually that medallion transports her to the mystical global of Andeluvia.
She needs to discover a killer in time to prevent a war. Dayna discovers that she's been summoned to unravel the homicide of the realm's king, prior to conflict breaks out among Andeluvia and the Centaur nation. hassle is, not anyone turns out to need peace while war deals percentages for riches and glory - so Dayna finally ends up with a group of cast-offs: a centaur wizard with father matters, a brash griffin warrior, and the world's unluckiest magical deer.
And the path leads the place she least expects it...back domestic! whilst the path of facts brings Dayna and her new associates again from Andeluvia to l. a., she needs to use all of her forensic wisdom which will clear up the case. the cost of failure? A struggle that may kill thousands and devastate Andeluvia.
Hope she works most sensible stressed.
Included with this tale are preview chapters of Michael Angel's urban/contemporary fable 'The Detective & The Unicorn', additionally on hand on Amazon.
Reviews of 'Fantasy & Forensics':
"This smart, funny myth springs to existence from web page one..."
-- Publisher's Weekly
"Fast-paced motion and sly wit make Angel's writing impossible to resist fun." -- Rebecca Moesta, NYT Bestselling co-author of younger Jedi Knights
hold up. Galen threw me a sideways look as he picked his approach down the large, sloping stairway with loud clops of his hooves. “Indulge my interest, when you would,” the centaur acknowledged. “You think that Benedict’s killer and your murderer are one within the related person?” “It’s attainable. I’m definite that one is hooked up with the other.” “And no one’s ever attempted to homicide you prior to now?” “Yes.” His shaggy brows knotted jointly in a frown. “If you're right, then i feel you had greater get used to.
sturdy news.” “You converse actually. however the cause I introduced it up is the undeniable fact that our leonine spouse is outdated, for a griffin.” I fought to maintain my face emotionless. Galen’s phrases sounded very similar to what Vazura had stated approximately Shaw. an excessive amount of. “He turns out alright to me, Galen.” “You saw how out of breath he used to be upon arriving here,” Galen mentioned. “I know how to the woods of the Fayleene. it's not some distance, however it is a extra rugged highway. working therefore and again will surely dissipate.
Dome of Griffith Observatory. My palms started to shake. i began to run a hot bathtub for myself, after which dug round within the cupboard under the sink for a few bathtub salts. after all, correct while Dayna Chrissie wishes anything, that’s while she runs out. Calgon wasn’t going to be taking me away this night. So I did the subsequent neatest thing. I became the bathe to sizzling, scrubbed myself down with a couple of exfoliating gloves until eventually my epidermis became brilliant crimson, swaddled myself within the sizeable white folds of my.
out of your lips past at the present time, Dayna,” Galen acknowledged sternly. “When may you be scheduling this ‘later’?” “Galen, you don’t comprehend what’s going on!” I got here again at him. “Do I no longer? If you’re correct, I’ve been serving a traitor to the throne.” His face bore a pained expression as he further, “One who murdered my King.” “Enough, ‘ere I develop sick,” Shaw declared, with a stamp that made the home shudder. “Quench thy sorrow, wizard. Dip it within the blood of your enemy. go back us hither to Andeluvia and we.
Planted it there. reasonable adequate. Why may anyone do this? understanding even the fundamentals of forensic examinations intended that whoever placed the article within the most blatant wound anticipated it to be discovered. In different phrases, somebody planted it there for a unmarried cause. Whoever it truly is sought after me to discover it. With that chuffed concept dancing in my head, I pulled in and parked in my assigned storage slot. My police escort parked within reach, in a place the place they can watch the doorway. The workplace of the health worker.