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I read this one before I read The Eight, and this book alone is the reason for my ardent desire of visiting Vienna, and an even bigger love for the Sachertorte! No trivia or quizzes yet.
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I loved the heroine, Ariel, but the family relationships–and there are many limbs on the tree–became increasingly difficult to follow. But then at the end, we have another bookend of more traditional scenes resolving the thriller aspects of the plot, with Ariel and her allies confronting the bad guys of the story and claiming their victory, then a denouement that tries to tie everything together and unless I am reading it wrong, which is possible clumsily tries to impart the moral of the story or the conclusions Neville wants us to reach from all the stuff in between — only it doesn’t seem to have much of a relation at all to the meat of the book.
The section on ancient Rome set off all my History Professor alarms but, hey, it’s just a novel. May 31, Rawles rated it liked it. Every chapter we learn that the Behns are screwed up.
Neville creates a mess with Ariel’s family. I kept waiting for Rob Whew!!!!!!!!
It starts off as a normal novel with a series of scenes that show Ariel’s story in the “present” of the book. Who will get them out as trustee of an ancient nevville that is lost in the memory of mankind, will be able to find the origin of myths, rituals, beliefs and symbols of all the major cultures of the history and decrypt the keys for the interpretation of the future.
Tiberius passes this knowledge to Caligula, Claudius, and finally Nero – e of who try to decipher the mystery to no avail. By the third time you find out that the people she thought were her grandparents aren’t, or that magivo lover is actually the half-brother of her cousin’s uncle, who raped his maid before forcing her to marry him Nov 02, Alison rated it liked it.
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El Circulo Magico
Return to Book Page. 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.
The character relationships are so complex, I ended up having to graph them out — talk about taking the reader out of the story. I really wanted to get into this book but it had two flaws that kept me from ploughing through no matter what. Mar 01, Karen rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Thanks for telling us about the problem. A lot of people seem to be after this Something, including members of Ariel’s own family, even though Ariel herself has no idea what it could be.
Presumably something involving nuclear waste.
Whoever assembles and interprets the cryptic clues of this ancient mystery will possess the power to control the fate of the world. So many hours lost. The first tale deals with the last days of Jesus Christ from A. Generic, unintresting heroine that somehow managed to be extremely talented, clever and beautiful as described by the book despite her lack of character. Apr 06, Fay C Page rated it it was ok. I only wish that it had done a better job of it. To me, it felt very much tacked on and strangely “new agey” compared to everything that had come before.
First is the ponderous amount of research to plow through and remember for the next installment of the Jesus story, the Ariel story. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Sep 25, Liam rated it did not like it. What’s worse, it’s ground covered by Dan Brownand others, and Dan Brown did it better.
As she races across continents to reveal the dark secrets buried nevillle her family’s past, she begins to unlock the chilling truth of the coming millennium. See 1 question about The Nevilld Circle…. She also includes Attila the Hun and Genghis Khan. This is a hard one to place. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Refresh and try again. This book is the Platonic form of bad. This book was just too convoluted to be believed. It does move along quickly, but I did lose the trail rl times.
How can I read corculo Each object fulfills a specific purpose in the ritual of rebirth of the new age, katheeine each of these objects must be anointed in the divine fluid before it is put katherone use. Lists with This Book.
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And the notion of the katheriine texts and manuscripts that Ariel is researching that might lead to some astounding knowledge just don’t get enough play-time. If there was some reason to include that stuff, it should have been made much clearer because I honestly have no idea what it could have been.
Ariel Behn, daughter of a really complex family structure, inherits something when her maagico cousin maybe is killed, and that something might get her killed. And I can’t say that the whole kinda incest thing was thrilling me It is and Ariel Behn, nuclear waste management specialist, has just lost her cousin Sam and inherited To ask other readers questions about The Magic Circleplease sign up.