"Sword-and-shield adventure... aliens and angels and dreams truer than life and depraved shape shifters and evil sorcerers and parallel universes... Funny and sad and very intelligent." --The Book Reader Magazine "Wickedly insightful. Grab this today along with the prequel, Archangel Crusader." --Curled up With a Good Book - 5 stars "...charm that keeps you reading... A fun piece of escapism... hours of sheer entertainment." - Rapport Magazine "You will be hooked... a good read from start to finish." - Alan Caruba - BookViews "Rollicks right along at a good clip... a fun concoction and a fast, zippy read... Really, this one is among the most pleasurable." - Writer's Digest"/> Checkmate (Archangel Book 2)