Upheaval, Rise of The Iliri Book Eight

UpheavalUpheaval, Rise of the Iliri Book Eight.

Written by the amazing Auryn Hadley.

This book was amazing and it shows so much more of the characters. I love how she switch between almost all of them;how they all tell a part of the story, giving you a bigger view of the whole picture. This book is all about Merriton, her past and how she fights to overcome that past.

To be honest I expected a little more drama in it. A little more confrontation, still I don’t miss it. I liked that this book showed more of the rest, more of her pack. And that it still showed her that she is Iliri and not a god, like some bad guy thinks he is.

The world building is always amazing in Auryn books, and she didn’t disappoint. I missed a little more sexy times in this one, but that is fine also. I think it is an important book in the whole story of Sal, the book shows her that there is more to life then fighting and winning. It is an important part of her journey.Read More »

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The Royal Trials, Imposter

theroyaltrialsimposterThe Royal Trials, Imposter.
Written by Tate James.

I have waited for this book for some time, and finally got the chance to read it today. And it was good, totally worth the wait.

You will meet Rybet Waise, a thief and a mercenary. She has to save a friend from the dungeons of the royal palace. Should be easy for someone with her skill set.

Only she finds herself pulled into the Royal Trials, a competition to find a wife for one of the princes. It should be easy to get out of there, right?
The trials aren’t what they look like to the outside, behind every smile and polished face there is a terrible truth. Because if you fail these trials, you don’t go home, you don’t even make it out of the palace alive.

When the harsh reality sinks in, Rybet needs every skill she has to stay alive.
She has to deal with people wanting her dead, her boss wanting her to succeed for his own goals and keeping herself alive to get out if this mess. How will she survive?

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Curse of Iron

Curse of Iron (Half-Blood Huntress Chronicles Book 1) by [Miers, D.D., Knox, Graceley]Curse of Iron, the first in the Half-Blood Huntress Chronicles by author team D.D. Miers and Graceley Knox.

Morgan Silk is a hybrid, the daughter of the Fae Storm King and a witch.  Her mothers family wants her dead. Morgan wakes up with a dead body in her bed, realizing that it is the Alpha of the local shifter pack.
While trying to figure out who framed her she learns that the Alphas best friend and right hand, Grayson Xenos is tailing her. He is a jaguar shifter and proved so different then she thought. The enemy that is after Morgan has a nasty streak for her and is out to take all that she has, but mainly her life.  Can she and Grayson figure out who not only killed his Alpha, but also who is trying to kill Morgan.

And while they search can their relationship change from suspicious to intimate.Read More »

Chosen

Chosen: Curse of the Draekon Book One by [Britt, Samantha]Chosen, Curse of the Draekon Book One.
Written by Samantha Britt.

 

Living in world where the Draekon rule, it sounds amazing. Only not when you live in Caldiri.
Lissa Allaway is the only healer in Caldiri, the poorest region in the continent. Here she tries to survive with her siblings.

Only she is recruited to serve those creatures the Draekon. Going to the one place she fears the most, living between the Dreakons in their capital. Working for those cruel creatures only to find out that not everything is as it seems.  

Still a rebellion is brewing in the depths of the country, not everyone wants to believe the truth.
How will she survive this? She has so much questions, only you don’t always want to hear the answers.

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Charmed by Them

Charmed by Them: A Reverse Harem Romance (Quintessence Book 1) by [Akeroyd, Serena]Charmed by Them the first in the Quitessence Series by Serena Akeroyd. Sascha has been living in London for six years now.  She use to be the housekeeper for a diplomat and then an older socialite, but when her agency sends her to a house in London looking for someone to run the household, Sascha is in for more than she originally thought. Sascha is into vintage, whether it is from her Caddy she brought across the pond or her wardrobe of 50’s area clothes.

Sascha comes into her interview her normal friendly self.  She doesn’t believe in not 

being who she is.

Her interview is conducted by Sean a famous criminologist that helps Scotland Yard trac

k killers.  But as she starts talking to Sean, she learns something that was left out of the add. Not only would she be taking care of the house but that there are actually 5 guys that live there not just Sean.  Each of the guys more brilliant than the last.

The guys have been close since college and prefer to stay together.  One thing that Sascha learns after signing her NDA (non disclosure agreement) is that the guys don’t really date as they individually don’t have time for one on one relationships, but that they prefer to all be with the same woman.  And they hope that it can be Sascha.Read More »

Legacy

Legacy (Last Princess Book 2) by [Hardin, A.M.]Legacy, the second book in the Last Princess by A.M. Hardin. Cherish and her guards are on the run.  Forced to flee after the actions of her brother Forrest, they arrive at Andrei’s grandmothers home. But she isn’t a knitting granny, no sir.  His grandmother is the leader of the resistance in her village, questioning the roles of those around them, Cherish’s father (though they did not dislike him). Cherish is thrown into the idea that in order to better her kingdom she will need to take up the mantle of queen and have faith in herself.

Since arriving at her home, Cherish had been satisfied in just being the princess in name and not having to worry about it in actions as much.  But with the new turn of events, she has to take on all the politics and the kingdom. But can she overcome what Forrest is trying to do? He has deemed her a traitor and how many people are going to believe him over her, since she is only half human.  What new obstacles will occur and since Cherish isn’t the traitor to the kingdom or the rebels, she will have to learn fast who is a traitor to her.

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Gene Born: Awakening

Gene Born: Awakening (The Koci Hybrid Series Book 1) by [Griffin, Lilly]Gene Born: Awakening is the Prequel to the Koci Hybrid series by Lilly Griffin. Earth is going to hell. Politicians didn’t listen to the scientist and global warming and war among other things has begun to make Earth inhospitable.  So the brightest minds from the world have come together in order to save humanity. Ships spaced out over years are planned to help the world start again. To preserve humanity men and women aged 18-25 have been taken from all over the world and put into cryosleep.  They have been told that they are going off planet to help save everyone. But those seven million people had 

been lied to. Instead they have been used to experimented on and augmented. Their bones have been altered, their looks, even their DNA. They have had experiments run and they had never been the wiser.  That is until the final ships are getting ready to leave and the scientist and military need to know how their experiments are holding up, and what kind of pain and torture they can take.

When Sloan comes too she has no control over her body, her voice, even her bowels.  She was implanted with an AI hooked up directly to her brain that controls everything she does. But Sloan is resourceful and starts learning how to work around her AI and take back control of parts of her brain.

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