Codex Umbra by Max Gladstone
Published November 18th 2015
Genre: Urban Fantasy
Source: Netgalley – in exchange for an honest review
An epic smackdown ensues as Sal and Team Three match wits and magic with Mr. Norse in the latest thrilling adventure in everyone’s favorite online urban fantasy episodic series. The stage is set for the Mr. Norse’s grand move in possessing ͞The Norton Anthology of Evil͟ aka the Codex Umbra. The team’s plans include infiltrating a yacht-party, sneaking into a secret compound, and generally trying to stop an evil billionaire from gaining control of a compendium of demons. But, as usual, even the best plans go awry and the team must be quick on their feet as Mr. Norse jumps through the looking glass and they having nothing left but to follow. This episode is brought to you by team-writer Max Gladstone who shows us that no matter how the battle is won or lost; the war wages on.
This episode was so good!
We got to know Mr. Norse’s backstory and it was amazing.
The plot was outstanding and I couldn’t stop reading. There was so much action, it was brilliant.
It really sets the mood for the next episode and I can´t wait to read it.
Rating: 5 stars