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Who knew that a single phone call could start a disastrous chain of events?

Zane Burns, a.k.a. Gunz, is a Fire Salamander who works for the FBI.
When his boss calls him in for a late-night meeting, his life takes an unexpected turn. A priceless artifact is stolen, but the Interpol Agent doesn't just want his assistance. She wants the Fire Salamander and she demands his complete cooperation, giving him a cruel ultimatum that he can't ignore.

But is she who she claims to be?

Before he knows, he is facing a magical disaster of epic proportions. Two worlds collide - the World of the living and the Realm of death. The dark secrets that were buried for centuries are starting to surface. The stakes are growing. And the deadly battle is brewing.

Can Zane stop what's coming?
Does he have what it takes to win this war?

You'll love this fast-paced, edge of your seat Urban Fantasy adventure, because everyone enjoys a battle against evil that threatens the world.

The Fire Salamander Chronicles Book 2 

The Burms War | N.M. Thorn

Readers' Reviews


"Intriguing, compelling, fast-paced read

The Burns War is the next installment in the Fire Salamder Chronicles, and I have to say... N.M. Thorn did another amazing job of giving me Gunz' story. Tension started from the moment I opened the first page, and didn't stop until the last. She deals with even more slavic folklore combined with Celtic folklore, intertwining it into one great story which leaves you on the edge of your seat, or in this case, flipping through the pages hungry for more! I absolutely recommend this book!"

~ Amazon Review


"You won't put this down!

What a FANTASTIC story!


I got hooked on Gunz a.k.a. Zane Burns after reading The Burns Fire. The Burns War is a non-stop thrill ride. N.M. Thorn's latest urban fantasy combines elements of romance, history, and lore with a twist at the end that you don't see. Great job and I can't wait for the next one!

~ Amazon Reviewer


"On Fire!


Lots of action and sword swinging. Plenty of likable characters ( except the bad guys) Good unusual plot. Looking forward to the next.

~ Amazon Reviewer


"Amazing Story!!!!!!


N.M. Thorn did it again. Another masterpiece! A story filled with intrigue, story and dynamic relationships. This story kept my attention the whole time. The mythos within these pages continued to pull me into the world of the Fire Salamander. The characters showed great progression and development. The story gets a strong A+ in my opinion. The only issue I had with the book was that I wanted more to read. I can't wait for book 3!

Another book where I'd give 6/5 stars! You won't regret picking up a copy of this novel.

~ Amazon Reviewer

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