Review: Caught Up in You-Colee Firman

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“When you called my name during the storm I knew my heart belonged to you. It was inevitable, unavoidable-inescapable. I tried to fight it but hell, you fucking owned me. Hell, you still do. How can you not see that?”

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Brantley Prescott is damaged. Scarred by a past she can’t forget. Hiding secrets she’s terrified to share. Searching for a future she doesn’t believe she’ll ever find.

Myles Franco is alone. Burdened by mistakes he’ll never live down. Fostering a deep resentment for the opposite sex. Unleashing his wrath on any girl who gets too close.

Brantley has worked behind the bar long enough to recognize Myles for what he is—a douchebag player with nothing on his mind but keeping a steady stream of girls flowing through his bed. With his messy dark hair, sapphire blue eyes, rock-solid body, and endless tattoos he’s impossible to ignore. But that’s exactly what she plans on doing.

After just one run-in with Brantley, Myles is even more determined to stick to the rules he lives by. She’s mouthy, blunt, and doesn’t back down—no matter how hard he pushes her. She could turn out be the one temptation that drags him down the path he’s been trying to avoid. He won’t let that happen.

Both are content living behind the solid walls they’ve built around themselves. Neither is prepared for what happens when their lives collide.

Due to sexual content and graphic language – 17+ recommended.

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***I received this book as a gift in exchange for an honest review via NetGalley & Colee Firman.

If you’re looking for a rainbows and butterflies HEA building from the start, this is not for you. Caught Up in You is messy, complicated, full of near misses and two stubborn protagonists that can’t seem to get it right. It’s brutal, raw, and incredibly real. Relationships aren’t perfect but that doesn’t mean they can’t change your life and surprise you in the strangest of ways. 

PROS:

  • Myles is an arrogant, rude, pushy jerk. If you’re not into the rough, aggressive type that hurts verbally as much as he loves because he reacts before he thinks, yeah, maybe skip this. Myles is sexy. He’s masculine, charming when he wants to be, flirty, hyper sexual, and made of hot touches that suggest so much more. The anticipation is killer. He’s also touchy, angers easily, and makes ridiculous assumptions that will have you shaking your head. Myles is jaded. Hit with an accusation that destroyed his hopes for an Ivy League feature, Myles is guarded and doesn’t trust women. Though always apprehensive and volatile, Myles has no trouble attracting the opposite sex. Myles talks dirty in a blunt, eyebrow arching way that will leave you flushed and hanging on his every word.
  • Brantley’s past is dark and tragic. The mystery of her scars drive much of the plot and as Myles attempts to unravel her secrets, her hesitancy to open her heart is justified. Brantley is adorable in her knee socks and pigtails, she’s a funny bartender, feisty, and yeah, she likes to yell. She hold a grudge like nobody’s business. She’s crazy likable even if her emotions are in a constant state of uncertainty. When she opens up and admits her true feelings to herself it’s heartbreaking. She’s willing to sacrifice her heart for safety and her bleak acceptance of love without passion is achingly sad. 
  • Together, Brantley and Myles are an explosive combination of scorching lust and anger. They’re fire and ice. When they give into their feelings it’s HOT. Scenes are sensual and detailed. Told from both perspectives you get an insiders look at feelings and thoughts.
  • The storyline was creative. A random disaster, unexpected close quarters, a surprise. Each new hurdle keeps the reader on his/her toes and pushes the story forward.

CONS:

  • The secondary characters were interesting but lacked real development in the story. The only characters who had any definition with extended relationship to the main characters were those who posed a threat to the romance between Myles and Brantley. Obnoxious love interests and past flings were highlighted but there was nothing likable about them or endearing enough to pose a true danger to the romance. Some sections felt random, like they were inserted for the sake of adding some drama to the story.
  • Gossip and rumors, misinterpretations and assumptions dictated every move. It was a little excessive how often they got it wrong. The fury is real and it hits hard. 

If you like any of the following, you’ll enjoy this:

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Upcoming Reviews

I know it’s been an extremely long time since I’ve done one of these posts and I’m still a little behind on reviews but since I can never keep track of when I receive books to participate in Stacking the Shelves, this is the next best thing. I’ve decided to do color as theme. This week is blue 🙂 There will probably be more than just these four but for now…

Coming up:

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Between the Layers by SaraJean Panek

Most fifteen year old girls are trying to figure out who they are; I’m trying to stay alive long enough to figure out what.

I’ve always been on the run. From my guilt about the things I couldn’t change, and from the voice in my head that won’t let me be normal.But yesterday Tommy and I were in a car accident on the way home from school. When I woke up, Tommy was gone, and so was the world I grew up in. Now I’m running less in a metaphorical way, and more in a “pick up the pace if you don’t want to die” way. Why? Because my eyes are blue, and I’m lost in a fantasy world where that means I’m different. It means I might not be human. It means I should already be extinct, and someone called “The Regent” is determined to make me that way.

I need to find the way home, and before I do that, I need to find Tommy. He’s only in this mess because of me. I can’t do it on my own, but it’s hard to know who to trust when everyone keeps trying to kill me.

The Silver Tower by Colee Firman

At eighteen-years-old, Sophie Hayden’s entire life has already been planned out for her. Just like her parents, she’s on the fast track to becoming a Guide for The Silver Tower. In three weeks, she’ll graduate from Slatemore Academy and move away from home—away from her controlling father and spoiled siblings.

When Sophie heads out to do fieldwork required for graduation, she hardly expects to cross paths with students from her school—much less witness them using an ancient relic that’s not supposed to leave the grounds of Slatemore.

Sophie’s decision to find out exactly what they’re up to nearly costs her everything. It seems like a miracle when Leo Emerik swoops in and saves her from disaster. Sophie’s ready to thank him and move on. He has other plans for her.

The minute Leo set his sights on Sophie she knew she was in trouble. Just being in the same room as him has her perfect world ready to spin off its axis. Getting mixed up with Leo is the last thing she needs, and suddenly the only thing she wants.

A catastrophe with Sophie’s name on it seems to be waiting around every corner since meeting Leo. Somehow, he’s always there to bail her out.

Everyone else can see the one thing she can’t—her bad fortune may all lead back to him.

*WARNING* CONTAINS ADULT LANGUAGE. MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR YOUNGER AND/OR SENSITIVE READERS.

Threats of Sky and Sea by Jennifer Ellision

Sixteen year-old Breena Perdit has spent her life as a barmaid, innocent to her father’s past and happily free from the Elemental gifts that would condemn her to a life in the Egrian King’s army. Until the day that three Elemental soldiers recognize her father as a traitor to the throne and Bree’s father is thrown in jail—along with the secrets from his last mission as the King’s assassin. Secrets that could help the King win a war. Secrets he refuses to share.

Desperate to escape before the King’s capricious whims prove her and her father’s downfall, Bree bargains with him: information for their lives. It’s a good trade. And she has faith she’ll get them both out of the King’s grasp with time.

But that was before the discovery that she’s the weapon the King’s been waiting for in his war.

Now, time is running out. To save her father’s life and understand her own, Bree must unravel the knot of her father’s past before the King takes his life– and uses her to bring a nation to its knees.

Perfected by Kate Jarvik Birch

Perfection comes at a price.

As soon as the government passed legislation allowing humans to be genetically engineered and sold as pets, the rich and powerful rushed to own beautiful girls like Ella. Trained from birth to be graceful, demure, and above all, perfect, these “family companions” enter their masters’ homes prepared to live a life of idle luxury.

Ella is happy with her new role as playmate for a congressman’s bubbly young daughter, but she doesn’t expect Penn, the congressman’s handsome and rebellious son. He’s the only person who sees beyond the perfect exterior to the girl within. Falling for him goes against every rule she knows…and the freedom she finds with him is intoxicating.

But when Ella is kidnapped and thrust into the dark underworld lurking beneath her pampered life, she’s faced with an unthinkable choice. Because the only thing more dangerous than staying with Penn’s family is leaving…and if she’s unsuccessful, she’ll face a fate far worse than death.

For fans of Kiera Cass’ Selection series and Lauren DeStefano’s Chemical Garden series, Perfected is a chilling look at what it means to be human, and a stunning celebration of the power of love to set us free, wrapped in a glamorous—and dangerous—bow.

If you have a color you’d like to see for the following week, feel free to comment. As always, if you’ve read any of these and would like to discuss them or really would like to nominate another blue book comment as well 🙂 

Pleasant reading, 

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Review: Sanctify- Colee Firman NEW COVER RELEASE!

Colee Firman asked me to release the reworking of the Sanctify cover book 2 in the Unbinding Fate series. So, here it is and here is my old review. Hope you guys enjoy!

4/5 Stars

Sanctify (Unbinding Fate, #2)- Colee Firman

For my review on the first book in the series click here –> Dissever

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“What are you thinking?” “That when we get back to Tremain, even if you pick him…” He touched her cheeks with his fingertips and kissed her softly. “I’m always gonna feel like you’re mine.”

Plot: Picking up where the story left off, Addison, Tanner, Jax, and Juliet have been transported from Earth(Tremain) to the layer beneath which is known as Greystone. Addison wakes up in a strange palace with no idea where she is or what happened to Tanner and her companions. She is greeted by an adorable little girl who tells her she is at the Shepherd’s palace and that she is her Keeper. Addy notices the Akori symbols on her arms and is puzzled. After the destruction of the Overseer’s stone and the death of Eva and Andrew, Addy and Tanner inherited their power. Since waking, Addy has developed a strong urge to constantly touch and be near Tanner that is borderline stalker and unbelievably creepy. Unfortunately Tanner is in a sleep coma as he waits for Andrew’s powers to possess him because of his earlier torture and abuse. Juliet arrives at the door and tells Addy that Jax was forced to go to Ravensbog, which is basically a large, decrepit city full of unclaimed Akori where the only way to advance in society is through dangerous fight to the death matches in the pit. Addy and Juliet race to the rescue, when they find Jax he is near death, beaten and bleeding. Addy makes a deal and climbs in the pit. They work together to win the battle and for the first time Addy understands just how strong she’s become. No longer is she a simple, weak human but she can manipulate her surroundings to do what she wants with the wave of her hand, and use telekinesis to throw boulders at her enemies. In order to claim Jax, because he is not actually blood related to Addy, she would have to claim him as her lover. This of course, is not an option because she loves Gage. As the Shepherdess, she is the ultimate authority in Greystone, the Assemble (the seven seat governing system) is really just for show while the Shepherds are not in Greystone. Addy tosses around her supremacy and makes threats so that Jax is allowed to stay in the palace. Nearly every night Addy wakes up to gushing blood from her nose and a destroyed room. This is her power manifesting while she sleeps. Jax slips into her room every night and takes care of her. When Tanner finally wakes, the urge is even stronger and Addy doesn’t know where her feelings lie. Her whole aim has been to return to Tremain to be with Gage but she is starting to love the people of Greystone and Ravensbog, she love’s her ability to make change and lead. Nevertheless, Tanner and Addy wish to reunite the Akori at Tremain with their loved ones in Greystone and in order to do so, must build a gate between worlds. As Eva’s power becomes part of her Addy doesn’t know who she is or what she wants anymore. She struggles to find a way to balance her feelings and do what’s best for everyone. The Mensen are still out there and the dangers in Tremain are something Addy must destroy before returning to Greystone.

PROS:

  • The depiction of child abuse and the rage at the injustice is heartbreaking.
  • The love triangle, sexual tension, make out scenes, and expressions of love were raw, honest, and bittersweet at times.
  • Funny. The comic relief and playful banter between Tanner and Addy is adorable, creative, and just all around happy.
  • Jax. He’s broody, he’s angry, he’s sexy, but also a caring, passionate person beneath his hard exterior. What’s not to love?
  • Addy is inspiring. She always fights for what she believes in literally with brute force, and through words. Her development throughout this book is wonderful to follow as she matures into a determined, powerful young woman.
  • There are several big reveals, secrets, and all around shocking twists.
  • The evil is sickening. The torture and abuse of Akori simply to gain power with no regard for life or pain is equal parts devastating and infuriating.
  • Addy’s change is not seen as a loss of self but as an embrace of her new beliefs.
  • Even though these are supernatural beings they feel like the average person and are very easy to identify with.
  • The descriptions of Greystone and Ravensbog are dazzling and very detailed.

CONS:

  • The ending. Oh my god, the ending.

If you like love stories, mysteries, magic, or anything like that definitely check this book out, it’s fabulous.

-BB

Top 9 Most Cry Worthy YA/MG Moments

Hey all! I know I’ve been a tad lax on my review output but school is literally a nightmare, seriously, I can’t sleep and when I do I dream about things to say in my research paper. Yeah, I know I’m a nerd, I’m cool with it. Anyways, since I was preoccupied building up to the home stretch of my 2nd research paper, I didn’t get to post a Tuesday top 10. I’m gunna go crazy, be rebellious and make my top whatever on whichever day of the week! So starting today welcome to the first edition of YABM’s Monday Top 9 🙂

We all have books that have broken our hearts. Books that made us cry, laugh, and then collapse into a devastated mess of sobbing, sniffling, and tissue-grabbing that has us reaching for a pint of ice cream or a shot of tequila, sometimes both. Whatever works. 🙂 All we know is that we need to do something to soothe the burning hole in our chest where our heart use to be before it shattered into thousands of itty bitty pieces when our favorite series/book stomped all over it. That being said, these are my top 9 heartbreaking YA/MG moments:

WARNING THIS CONTAINS SEVERAL SPOILERS. 

9. Destined(Wings, #4)- Aprilynne Pike 

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“I’m begging you, to come be with me.” And she pressed her mouth against his and murmured against his lips. “Forever.”

For a few seconds he didn’t respond.

Then a groan escaped his throat and he thrust his fingers in her hair, pulling her mouth back to his with a fierce hunger.

“Kiss me,” she whispered. “And don’t stop.”

“I’ve loved you for a long time, ‘ she said. ‘But there was always something holding me back. Maybe it was that I was afraid of an emotion that was so consuming. It still frightens me,’ she admitted in a whisper. 
Tamani chuckled. ‘If it makes you feel any better, it scares the daylights out of me on a regular basis.”

The moment when Laurel finally realizes that Tamani is her happily ever after.

For four books Tamani pinned for Laurel, every time she made out with David I died a little with Tamani. As Tamani watched his beloved fall for someone else, I wanted to smack Laurel in the head. Tamani loved Laurel more than he loved himself, and almost died for her. When they finally, finally got together I was so ecstatic I cried. FINALLY! All was right in the fae world, and mine.

8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- J.K. Rowling

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Dobby’s death. Poor, innocent, courageous Dobby.

7. Sanctify (Unbinding Fate, #2)- Colee Firman

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“What are you thinking?” “That when we get back to Tremain, even if you pick him…” He touched her cheeks with his fingertips and kissed her softly. “I’m always gonna feel like you’re mine.”

The moment when Tanner finally has the guts to confess his love to Addy even though she’s in love with Gage.

The moment when Addy and Tanner realize they love each other 🙂

THE END OF THIS BOOK. Tanner, oh my god Tanner how could you?

6. Twisted (Intertwined, #3)- Gena Showalter

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The moment when Aden goes back in time to save everyone from the disaster, and death at the end of this book. Aden knows that if he goes back in time and avoids Mary Anne that he will never meet Victoria, the girl he fell in love with, and so he sacrifices his happiness, and heart for the good of everyone.

5. Splendor (Luxe, #4)- Anna Godbersen 

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He turned his dark eyes on the girl whom he had dreamed of so often over the previous months. Beside him, at that very moment of existence, at the heart of torrential downpour, she was exquisitely real, and she, too, seemed content to go on sitting there forever.

The moment when Diana chose to live for herself, and breaks Henry’s heart.

4. Madly and the Jackal (Madly, #3)- M. Leighton

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“There are two things I was born to do. One is to protect Atlas,” Jackson began. He paused, tracing a fingertip from my temple to my jaw. “The other is to love you. If you don’t believe in anything else, believe in that. Trust me. Trust in me.”

The moment when Jackson loses his emotions, and seems like he no longer loves Madly. When Madly and Jackson finally embrace their love for each other completely ignoring social expectations.

3. The Mortal Instruments series- Cassandra Clare 

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Jace and Clary’s entire love story throughout the series. It’s up, it’s down, it’s on, it’s off, but through it all you never doubt their love.

The moment on the rooftop after Lilith’s death when Clary thinks Jace is dead.

2. Shadows in the Silence (Angelfire, #3)- Courtney Allison Moulton

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One by one the angels had come to the top of Har Megiddo where I sat, holding her body close to mine after she’d died. I’d fought alongside them in battle, but up close, when they stood quietly watching us, they looked as beautiful as they looked unreal. The angels weren’t supposed to feel emotions, but they were all weeping. All of them. Their tears stained their flawless faces like rain running in rivulets across stone. Azrael was the only one of then who came to me, knelt in front of me and took her from my arms. He was the angel of death come to carry his sister home. I didn’t want to give her up, knowing it would be the last time I ever saw her face. I had died on that wretched hill with her.

This scene. When we read books and follow along with blossoming love stories that become something so passionate they transcend time, we hope for a happy ending, hell we expect one. When I got to the end of this book, the final in the series, my heart stopped. When Will and Ellie said their final goodbyes after everything they’ve been through, hundreds of years of devotion, compassion, and love I thought that this was the most unjust, horrible ending possible. When I got to the epilogue and Will was basically in tears helping Ellie’s best friend move into her dorm, I thought, this is it. The shooting star scene is one of my all time favorites. ❤

1. The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, #3)- Philip Pullman

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“I want to live with you forever. I want to kiss you and lie down with you and wake up with you every day of my life till I die, years and years and years away. I don’t want a memory, just a memory…”

“No,” he said, “memory’s a poor thing to have. It’s your own real hair and mouth and arms and eyes and hands I want. I didn’t know I could ever love anything so much. Oh, Lyra, I wish this night would never end! If only we could stay here like this, & the would could stop turning, and everyone else could fall into a sleep…”

“Everyone except us! And you and I could live here forever and just love each other.”

“I will love you forever, whatever happens. Till I die and after I die, and when I find my way out of the land of the dead, I’ll drift about forever, all my atoms, till I find you again…”

“I’ll be looking for you, Will, every moment, every single moment. And when we do find each other again, we’ll cling so tight that nothing & no one’ll ever tear us apart. Every atom of me & every atom of you… We’ll live in birds and flowers and dragonflies and pine trees and in clouds and in those little specks of light you see floating in sunbeams… And when they use our atoms to make new lives, they won’t just be able to take one, they’ll have to take two, one of you and one of me, we’ll be joined so tight…”

They lay side by side, hand in hand, looking at the sky.

Lyra and Will. ❤ ❤ ❤ PERFECTION. Never has there been such a pure, beautifully natural love. The fact that they give up the only happiness their souls have known, their love for each other, to close the doorways between worlds to save the imprisoned souls…I have no words. Nothing has ever touched my heart as deeply as this scene, and no love story since then has ever topped Will and Lyra’s.

What are your top cry worthy YA moments?

-BB

Review: Sanctify- Colee Firman

4/5 Stars

Sanctify (Unbinding Fate, #2)- Colee Firman

For my review on the first book in the series click here –> Dissever

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“What are you thinking?” “That when we get back to Tremain, even if you pick him…” He touched her cheeks with his fingertips and kissed her softly. “I’m always gonna feel like you’re mine.”

Plot: Picking up where the story left off, Addison, Tanner, Jax, and Juliet have been transported from Earth(Tremain) to the layer beneath which is known as Greystone. Addison wakes up in a strange palace with no idea where she is or what happened to Tanner and her companions. She is greeted by an adorable little girl who tells her she is at the Shepherd’s palace and that she is her Keeper. Addy notices the Akori symbols on her arms and is puzzled. After the destruction of the Overseer’s stone and the death of Eva and Andrew, Addy and Tanner inherited their power. Since waking, Addy has developed a strong urge to constantly touch and be near Tanner that is borderline stalker and unbelievably creepy. Unfortunately Tanner is in a sleep coma as he waits for Andrew’s powers to possess him because of his earlier torture and abuse. Juliet arrives at the door and tells Addy that Jax was forced to go to Ravensbog, which is basically a large, decrepit city full of unclaimed Akori where the only way to advance in society is through dangerous fight to the death matches in the pit. Addy and Juliet race to the rescue, when they find Jax he is near death, beaten and bleeding. Addy makes a deal and climbs in the pit. They work together to win the battle and for the first time Addy understands just how strong she’s become. No longer is she a simple, weak human but she can manipulate her surroundings to do what she wants with the wave of her hand, and use telekinesis to throw boulders at her enemies. In order to claim Jax, because he is not actually blood related to Addy, she would have to claim him as her lover. This of course, is not an option because she loves Gage. As the Shepherdess, she is the ultimate authority in Greystone, the Assemble (the seven seat governing system) is really just for show while the Shepherds are not in Greystone. Addy tosses around her supremacy and makes threats so that Jax is allowed to stay in the palace. Nearly every night Addy wakes up to gushing blood from her nose and a destroyed room. This is her power manifesting while she sleeps. Jax slips into her room every night and takes care of her. When Tanner finally wakes, the urge is even stronger and Addy doesn’t know where her feelings lie. Her whole aim has been to return to Tremain to be with Gage but she is starting to love the people of Greystone and Ravensbog, she love’s her ability to make change and lead. Nevertheless, Tanner and Addy wish to reunite the Akori at Tremain with their loved ones in Greystone and in order to do so, must build a gate between worlds. As Eva’s power becomes part of her Addy doesn’t know who she is or what she wants anymore. She struggles to find a way to balance her feelings and do what’s best for everyone. The Mensen are still out there and the dangers in Tremain are something Addy must destroy before returning to Greystone.

PROS:

  • The depiction of child abuse and the rage at the injustice is heartbreaking. 
  • The love triangle, sexual tension, make out scenes, and expressions of love were raw, honest, and bittersweet at times.
  • Funny. The comic relief and playful banter between Tanner and Addy is adorable, creative, and just all around happy.
  • Jax. He’s broody, he’s angry, he’s sexy, but also a caring, passionate person beneath his hard exterior. What’s not to love?
  • Addy is inspiring. She always fights for what she believes in literally with brute force, and through words. Her development throughout this book is wonderful to follow as she matures into a determined, powerful young woman.
  • There are several big reveals, secrets, and all around shocking twists.
  • The evil is sickening. The torture and abuse of Akori simply to gain power with no regard for life or pain is equal parts devastating and infuriating.
  • Addy’s change is not seen as a loss of self but as an embrace of her new beliefs.
  • Even though these are supernatural beings they feel like the average person and are very easy to identify with.
  • The descriptions of Greystone and Ravensbog are dazzling and very detailed.

CONS:

  • The ending. Oh my god, the ending. 

If you like love stories, mysteries, magic, or anything like that definitely check this book out, it’s fabulous.

-BB

Review: Dissever- Colee Firman

3.5/5 Stars

Dissever (Unbinding Fate, #1)- Colee Firman

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Plot: Hundreds of years ago during the time of the plague, which one is not specifically mentioned but I assume the Black Plague, two beings named Eva and Andrew materialize out of thin air and offer Oren a proposition. Oren disposed of the bodies of the plague victims and continued to while his whole family died around him. Eva and Andrew make a deal with Oren that they will bring his only heir back from the dead if he help them by taking the position of an overseer of their sacred stone tablet. This position was to be passed down to the male heirs in the family. The Akori are a race of beings marked with blue symbols on their hands and have magical powers. They don’t die but scatter, rematerializing 15-20 years later without aging. The current guardian of the stone, Fate, is sickly and his power will hopefully be passed down to Addy, even though she is a female and there is a strong possibility that everything will end if she does not inherit the power. There is a faction of the Akori known as Mesen that want to destroy the stone because it blocks the true nature of Akori power. These Mesen also torture, steal, and share powers with one another. Addy, after a series of trials and suffering finds herself in the middle of a war between Mesen, the Akori who live is Tremain(the mansion where the stone is guarded), and rogue Akori. With a mysterious Akori symbol and a whole bunch of unanswered questions, Addy struggles to find a solution to the war, which side she’s on, and learns the sacrifices she has to make to save her loved ones.

PROS:

  • Great story line
  • Sexual tension
  • Surprises!
  • The characters interact seamlessly
  • Layer upon layer of lies, scandals, and puzzling questions about what really happened creates an air of mystery that is sometimes infuriating because it is so well planned.

CONS:

  • There were a couple typos and strange sentence constructions that were confusing.
  • The first few chapters of the book were jam packed with characters so that it almost felt like being bombarded with so much that it was hard to keep them straight.
  • Not quite sure what the Akori are, whether they’re angels or something else, or if the whole book is an allegory…

If you liked the Angelfire series you’d definitely like this.

-BB