Buy a cheap copy of A Circle of Ashes book by Cate Tiernan. After seventeen- year-old Thais Allard loses her widowed father in a tragic car accident, she is. A Circle of Ashes is the 2nd book in the Balefire series. A Circle of Ashes was first published on August 18, After seventeen-year-old Thais Allard loses her widowed father in a tragic car accident, she is forced to leave the only home she’s ever known to live with a total .

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Cate Tiernan The second series of Balefire is very interesting. Fiery Clio is less circ,e thrilled to have to share the spotlight, but the twins must learn to combine their powers in order to complete a rite that will transform their lives and the coven forever. May 03, Jazzy rated it liked it. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Although I did have those quite large problems with the book, there were a few areas in which I felt the book had improved, and if not were better than others I’ve read.

Dec 28, Audra Unabridged Chick rated it really liked it Shelves: In Circle of Ashes not a whole lot of progress is made. Ashes ended a tiernab a cliffhanger, which I vaguely feel annoyed about but at least there is the next book. I went to circel in New York, and after school went back to New Orleans. All these interplots are confusing and it will be interesting to se I’m enjoying this series though it’s taking a long time to get to the point and there are tons of characters all involved in the main theme.

And so the story continues. I xircle only hope my judgement on Petra isn’t too dumbly founded and that she continues to care for tiegnan twins and not be the one trying the murder them.

Saying that her twin, Clio, is growing into a better character as well. Account Options Sign in. For my written review, please check out the link below: No trivia or quizzes yet. I love Barbara Pym, an English writer whose books ciircle out mostly in the fifties.


But in this series she describes a religion related to Wicca, which just seems less believable. I have several favorite writers. Its pretty sad to see a girls who loved the same guy and were both betrayed and lost a mother.

We stayed in New Orleans five years. I’d be sshes impressed if it o Richard flirting with them both. Maybe it’ll be good by the time it finishes. Open Preview See a Problem?

Both of the twins; Clio and Thais eventually finds out that they are dating the same guy and thats pretty wierd. In the end the Treize will be complete but will it be balanced? During this time, she wrote several chapter books and middle-grade books under different names, and ghost-wrote for some popular series.

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This is the biggest bug bearer for me, and it makes a huge difference to how much I enjoy reading it. Thais soon learns that she and the twin she never knew come from a family of witches, that she possesses astonishing powers, and that she, along with Clio, has a key role in Balefire, the coven she was born into.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. FYI – It is not Balefire 1 left us with a hell of a cliffhanger. Kids in other cities have lemonade stands; we asbes voodoo gris-gris and made wax dolls in the likenesses of our enemies.

My first book, a young, middle-grade chapter book, was published in Want to Read saving….

A circle of ashes

Daedalus and other members have plans of their own that seem to throw things of balance. She also writes the Balefire series and the Immortal Beloved series. I’m much more idiosyncratic and just need to do my own thing, which is kind of new-agey and pantheistic. I still prefer Thais than Clio ;D.

There’s a lot of mystery, which is what keeps me reading. She studied writing and Russian language and literature at New York University before eventually graduating with a degree in Russian from Loyola University. It’s like a silly circls and is genuinely taking the mickey. It’s a very beautiful city, and the constant heat and humidity make gardens grow out of control.


I was glad my children were born in New Orleans–I had been born there, and my father had, and his father had, and his father had and tirrnan on. Yet once I got into it, t got really interesting and more clearer. Clio’s long-lost sister, Thais comes to live and move in with Clio since Petra had custody of Clio’s sister Thais. Neither girl can fully get over Luc and magic seems to have gone awry.

May ashew, Debra rated it liked it Shelves: It was an easier read than the first book.

A Circle of Ashes

Dec 12, Kenny rated it really liked it Shelves: Oct 01, Kirsti rated it it was amazing. New Orleans greets Thais with many secrets and ashess, but none as unbelievable as the moment she comes face to face with the impossible – an identical twin, Clio.

I’m still guessing about who the ‘bad guys’ are, and looking forward to reading the next instalment. That’s not the only problem; the bigger problem is that someone is after them. I was glad she manage to clamp down her jealousy at having a sister, although it tiiernan have been interesting to read of a few sparks between them. Or is she doing it to try to get over Luc? In the second book of the Balefire series, Clio and her newly found twin, Thais are getting to know each other.

Before anyone groans, let me say that these women write really well about women trying to achieve emotional fulfillment, and that’s kind of what we’re all doing, right?