Carpe Demon by Julie Kenner

307 pages first pub 2005 (editions)

fiction fantasy funny lighthearted mysterious fast-paced


Retired demon hunter Kate Connor must go back to work when she spots a demon lurking in the local Wal-Mart. She tries not to arouse suspicion because this kind of thing could really hurt her husband's political career. Original.

Community Reviews Summary of 430 reviews


funny 100%
adventurous 80%
tense 60%
dark 40%
lighthearted 40%
mysterious 40%
emotional 20%
relaxing 20%


fast 80%
medium 20%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 75% | Plot: 25%

Strong character development?

No: 40% | Yes: 40% | It's complicated: 20%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 80% | It's complicated: 20%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 40% | No: 40% | Yes: 20%

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