Shei Darksbane ´ 7 ReadDetails in fear of spoiling the read What I will say is that this book sparked the reader in me to escape into a story The characters are well developed the pacing is great and the ending is satisfyingThere are many elements that make this book stand out For me though if you a an avid reader that has been finding many books full of the same old story and would Desert Rose and Her Highfalutin Hog like something different to spark your interest and get you back into reading this book is for you Awakened is one of those urban fantasy books that absolutely eats my time and provides the force that makes me want to gobble up and writing I ve not read as exciting a book as this since I was first introduced to the Dresden Files series and Shei definitely evokes the sameevel of can barely contain myself et s stay up until 6 in the morning reading excitement that Butcher does Awakened has a few oose ends that are Hey Wait a Minute! Five Rough and Reluctant Sex Erotica Stories left hanging at the end of this story but with the promise of many novels to come in this series I m sure theyl be tied up I certainly Drawing Straws look forward to Dakota Shepherd and even so to of Shei s writing My first work by these authorsI m not exactly sure what I was expecting when I decided kind of randomly to try this book I even did something I had somewhat gotten out of the habit of doing checking out the preview before startingdownloading Read the first couple of pages and got sucked in immediately There s a kind of hypnotic uality to the writing that grabs the reader by the scruff of the neck and tugs them further and further along Somewhere along the way this tuggingessons and the reader is gently et to walk on their own four paws I do not know why I pictured a mother cat carrying along a kitten these be werewolves not catsOne example of the hypnotic pull The first and second chapters seem as if they move from one moment to another Flow naturally together A security guard is prowling around at night gets caught up The story is okay there s not much conflict but it has a ot of potential in which I hope it will be address in the second book This whole first book is mostly about finding identity and Ethical Responsiveness and the Politics of Difference lost memory The main character s personality is not to myiking I hate ove triangle especially when the main character can t even differentiate liking I hate ove triangle especially when the main character can t even differentiate
Feeling Yet Still Let Her Mouth Keeps Saying The Wrongyet still Elizabeth Cady Stanton let her mouth keeps saying the wrong At time I did felt embarrassed for her I must admitted that she is uite honest and straightforward in saying out her feeling so that s a plus She did mature uite a bit throughout the story I hope there will be romance it s the reason why I hop on this ride in the first place 35 stars Overall a nice adventure Her hands Dakota's powers are a danger to herself and everyone around her and she has toearn to control them uickly or risk After the End losing her one chance to finally fulfill aifelong dreamWhile coming to terms with her new reality she stumbles up. .
Bit mundane at the beginning as well as at the end Somehow I expected excitement And the romance part was severely undeveloped They met The Doll and Her Friends (1893) like four times didn t really get to know each other and already the Iove yous are flying around that was straight outta eft field But other than that it is a solid readGonna grab the next book too To me this is the best
FF paranormal book series available for free with Kindle Unlimited Don t have much to say than I oved itparanormal book series available for free with Kindle Unlimited Don t have much to say than I Nightbane World Book One loved it really hope the author puts out book 3 uickly the wait is a killerDo not hesitate to read this if you enjoy story of Vampires Werewolves and magic This book was AWESOME I was veryucky to get an early copy and I m utterly floored This is Shei Darksbane s first book and I ve paid good money for books by established authors for books that were not as exciting as this one The world of the Auralight Codex Auraverse CodexVerse is deeply rich and I feel The All New Jonah Twist like we ve only barely begun to scratch the surface in Awakened But wait I metting my ramble distract me Ahem Let me actually review the bookOkay so Dakota Shepard is an adorkable protagonist just making ends meet ike all of us do until her whole world gets turned upside down and Ugh I feel ike I m just parroting back the blurb mmmh What to say without spoilers This is a great story about a fantastical snarky protagonist who I was cheering for every step of the way She meets some AWESOME characters all of which I WANNA KNOW MORE ABOUT along the way of trying to figure out who and what she is The ending was a real surprise and I cannot WAIT for book 2I don t know how ong the author plans on making this series but she s got a fan IN ME THIS MONTH I M me This month I m ReadAtMidnight s TheReadinguest and Awakened fulfills my book with one word title along the mage path and gives me 20EXP and 33HPDefinitely an interesting read Nice addition to the urban fantasy genre and I ove how Dakota s identity is just a part of her and the only contention comes near the end and is memories of her mother Nothing new or spectacular in different beings but still a good story I definitely wanna PMS learn about Andrei but overall this was a well concluded story with just enough open uestions to continue Dakota s story I really don tike
that start with a scene from ater in the book The first chapter of this book actually part of chapter four fortunately I found the story interesting enough to forgive thisThis wasn t an action packed story but it has a kind of charm that pulls you in and keeps you reading Having established the main characters I hope the author adds a Sinfully Damaged (Master Mistress, little excitement in the next book. On a secret that changed the course of herife Now she wants to know who is responsible for the holes in her memory the blocks that hold back her powers and all the years she spent aloneWho put her back to sleep when she Awakened years befo. This was a really fun book The world building had numerous fascinating elements to it and I m really ooking forward to seeing of it in future books As this was the first book in a series much of itsbooks that start with a scene from ater in the book The first chapter of this book
LENGTH WAS DEDICATED TO FLESHING OUTwas dedicated to fleshing out rules and background so it was vital that all of said information be delivered in an accessible entertaining way It was While there might not have been much action or conflict in the story it was chock full of funny dialogue ikable characters an interesting mystery a few emotional moments some family drama and probably a number of other things I m not remembering right nowIf there s a part of the story I m not completely SOLD ON IT S THE LOVE on it s the ove I m not a big fan of that device in general but if you re going to do it make it general but if you re going to do it make it I just never felt the connection between Amorie and Dakota Dakota and Raelya Totally I m 100% team Raelya But I mean I shouldn t be I should be torn I should be able to see the appeal of the Amorie relationship and I just didn t At all Ever That s an issue especially with a first person point of view I definitely should not be thinking Gee I hope Amorie betrays her soon so Dakota can end up in a healthy relationshipStill the romance is only one part of the book Granted it s the part I was most ooking forward to and I really hope the triangle thing wraps up uickly but there was a Taken By the Sheriff the Deputy Too! lot of really good stuff in the story that compensated for it Ioved the familial relationship of the pack the fun world details about things Kentucky Grandmothers like auras theittle character details such as Dakota s dyslexia the constant stream of references and so on and so on As far as editing and proofreading go there were errors Nowhere near as many as you d find in the worst self published fiction but there were enough to occasionally pull me out of the story I think some editing would have been useful in a few of the descriptions too I Štěky Broka Špindíry love a good kitchen but I don t need two pages of descriptive text for a room the characters only visit once or twice nor did I really need the huge blocks of text describing Amorie s hallways or bedroom Aittle flavor is great by all means et me know that she s wealthy and has great taste but detailed passages about wood grain crown moldings and decorative chair rails just aren t necessaryReally though my criticisms are pretty minor in scope and scale I thoroughly enjoyed the book and I bought both the novella and the seuel ong before I d turned the If the Magic Fits (100 Dresses, last page There s aot of world to explore here and I m eager to do it425 starsAlso TeamJacobRaelyaHaha just kidding No but seriously TeamRaelya I won t get into too much. Geeky Improve Your Communication Skills lesbian Dakota Shepherd was just a bored night security guard working at a museum in Knoxville Tennessee until one fateful encounter changed it all A rogue wizard A demonic ritual A silver chalice Dakota Awakened Hellfire blazing from.