Backlist Burndown Review: Magic Bites by Ilona Andrews
3.5 Stars , Reviews / February 26, 2016

So, I have not read a ton of urban fantasy, but given how common strong female characters seem to be in it, I do occasionally like to delve in. The Kate Daniels series is one that I have heard recommended, so when I saw the audiobook for the first one go on sale, I decided to grab it as it seemed a perfect choice for Backlist Burndown (despite the hideous cover – sorry!) and I guess I was right. Kate Daniels is fierce. I’ll be honest,  after this first book, I am not entirely sure what all she is capable of.  But I  do know she can kick ass and carries a sword (she is a mercenary after all).  So she’s on my good side already.  If I learn more in the future my guess is it will just reinforce this. I like her determination and charisma. She also has to keep aspects of herself secret, which you know, is always kind of fun too. Living dangerously and all that. I can’t say I found anything uniquely awesome about her, but I can’t deny she is fun to read. The world building in this is interesting. It’s set in the future and…