Reviewed by: Book Addict

Magic to the Bone
by Devon Monk


Published November 4, 2008 by Roc

Living in a world full of magic isn't easy. As a Hound, it's Allison Beckstrom's job to track down those who Offload. You see, in this world magic has a cost. It could be as simple as the flu or as detrimental as losing a memory. There are those who don't want to pay the price for magic and it's Allie's job to find them.

Hounding a little boy who is dying from a magic Offload, Allie finds her estranged father's magic signature. They haven't seen each other for years and she would rather live day-to-day than accept her family legacy. Angered into confronting him, Allie has no idea of the intricate webs she is about to be tangled in.

Unsure of who to trust and where to turn next, Allie will find out things about herself she never knew possible. Dangerous things that will her a target.

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