Day 10: The Accidental Demon Slayer by Angie Fox

Day 10: The Accidental Demon Slayer by Angie Fox

The Accidental Demon Slayer

By: Angie Fox
Genres: Fantasy
Pages: 292
Series: Demon Slayer #1
Publisher: Love Spell
Published on: July 1, 2008
Day 10: The Accidental Demon Slayer by Angie Fox

It's never a good day when an ancient demon shows up on your toilet bowl. For Lizzie Brown, that's just the beginning. Soon her hyperactive terrier starts talking, and her long-lost biker witch Grandma is hurling Smuckers jars filled with magic. Just when she thinks she's seen it all, Lizzie learns she's a demon slayer -- and all hell is after her.

Of course, that's not the only thing after her. Dimitri Kallinikos, a devastatingly handsome shape-shifting griffin needs Lizzie to slay a demon of his own. But how do you talk a girl you've never met into going straight to the underworld? Lie. And if that doesn't work, how dangerous could a little seduction be...?

Also by this author: My Zombie Valentine, The Dangerous Book for Demon Slayers (Demon Slayer, #2), A Tale of Two Demon Slayers (Demon Slayer, #3)

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Yay my daughter is back to school after being sick so I am able to get back into the writing of things.

This author was actually at Coastal Magic and I know that a lot of bloggers got her next book for free. So if you were able to pick up her new book, this review is for the first one of the demon slayer series.

~~Andi’s Review~~

This book follows a stuck up soon to be 30 year old who lives with her dog Pirate and works for a day care. On the eve of her birthday her grandmother that she never knew shows up with a Harley and leather. Not to mention a bunch of weird jam jars full of stuff. What? She is an enterprising witch. Yup, I said it, ole grandma is a witch, and one that is dead set on getting Lizzie on the road before the demons come to get her.

The book follows the exploits of Lizzie and her grandmother Gertie as they meet up with Grandma coven, I mean biker gang, I mean group of old friends at their bar and then travel with Lizzie’s protector who just so happens to be a mythological beast. But you know, what is a girl and her protector to do when the big bad demon comes calling for her immortal soul.

The Accidental Demon Slayer started off a little rough, with sentences that did not really end, but starts on another tangent. The first two chapters were a little hard, but after I got though those it got a lot better. I actually was able to get into it and it was a really good read.

While meant to be a semi-serious book regarding witchcraft and demons, it was a lot of fun, and with a dog that rides around on a wheelchair you can’t help but laugh at how the author created the character personalities. I also really enjoy that while this is the first in a series it did not have the cliff hanger that you at times see in books of this nature. There is a bad guy, but the book has a conclusion, be it good or bad, it has a conclusion. I thank the author for that.


4 fangs


About Angie Fox

New York Times bestselling author Angie Fox writes fun, action-packed stories. She is best known for her Accidental Demon Slayer series, about a demon slayer who runs off with her grandmother's gang of biker witches. Angie is also catching a lot of buzz for her new Southern Ghost Hunter mysteries. The first book is called Southern Spirits.

While Angie's characters may be clever and fearless, in real life, Angie is afraid of basements, bees, going up stairs when it's all dark behind her, and (her friends have way too much fun with this one) puppets.

Angie lives in St. Louis, with her football-addicted husband, two kids, and Moxie the dog.

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