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Alex Verus #4: Chosen by Benedict Jacka – Book Review [Bane of Kings]


Milo, aka “Bane of Kings”, reviews Chosen, the latest novel to feature Mage Alex Verus, written by Benedict Jacka as part of an Urban Fantasy series published by Orbit Books. The fourth book in the series, Chosen follows on from the events of Fated, Cursed and Taken. All books are currently available to purchase.

“A fun and entertaining urban fantasy that although doesn’t quite match the heights of authors like Aaronovitch and Butcher is still a strong read and another enjoyable outing for Alex Verus. Four books in and the series keeps feeling fresh.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Alex Verus: Cursed by Benedict Jacka – Book Review [Bane of Kings]


Bane of Kings reviews book two in the Alex Verus series by Benedict Jacka, entitled Cursed, published by Orbit Books.

“A fun, fast paced and entertaining urban fantasy novel that improves on the first book in many, many ways. Count me in for more Alex Verus!” ~The Founding Fields

Alex Verus: Fated by Benedict Jacka – Book Review [Bane of Kings]


Bane of Kings reviews Fated, the first novel in the new Alex Verus series, published by Orbit Books and written by Benedict Jacka.

“Fun to read, but sadly does not bring anything new to the genre.” ~The Founding Fields