I don't think anyone will be surprised that both the prince and assassin are young and hot. You will be guessing as to the true identity of the hero until the very last chapter. She has to sort out lies and deceptions. Theo was crowned Ash Princess - a title of shame to bear in her new life as a prisoner. Three fierce young women of the Rahtan, the queen's premier guard.
Some sections didn't say anything about who was talking, and both guys had the same voice. I never would have known as much if not for Aunt Bernette, and even she treaded carefully around the subject, still a prickly thorn between my parents. We emerged through a small wooden door with thick black hinges into blinding sunlight, the wind whipping at our dresses and throwing back my hood. When Celaena's scheming master, Arobynn Hamel, dispatches her on missions that take her from remote islands to hostile deserts, she finds herself acting independently of his wishes - and questioning her own allegiance. Perfect stillness helped me hide the humiliation of my nakedness as strange hands touched me. Can't wait to see the sequal. Category: Juvenile Fiction Author : Mary E.
The catch is that one is an assassin sent to kill her and the other is the prince she was supposed to marry. And despite her smart attempts to disguise her disappearance, I liked that there were a few people that did track her down. I loved her strength, her witty and snarky attitude. I lay naked, facedown on a stone-hard table, my eyes focused on the floor beneath me while strangers scraped my back with dull knives. The leader of an infamous society of warriors, the Valia Kindred, lays claim to her as well, and Bleak finds herself in the middle of a much bigger battle than she anticipated. However the narrator of the book did a good job. I'll be uselessly serving potato stew for the rest of my life because I can't make anything grow.
But all in all it was an enjoyable read and I do plan on continuing with the series. Along the way, she makes friends and enemies alike, and discovers that she feels far more for Sam than just friendship. Category: Young Adult Fiction Author : Mary E. To do so, she has bound the wicked King Cardan to her and made herself the power behind the throne. Theo no longer wears a crown of ashes. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the hilt, extending their own lives by centuries.
Then, on her 18th birthday, she's gifted a magical heirloom only to be snatched by fae and condemned to a lifetime in chains. I never really write these reviews but always read them. The Kiss of Deception is the first audiobook in Mary E. The Kiss of Deception is the first audiobook in Mary E. Meanwhile, Julian and Emma take desperate measures to put their forbidden love aside and undertake a perilous mission to Faerie to retrieve the Black Volume of the Dead. Rafe and Caden are the perfect blend of bad boy and gentleman.
She is powerless, surviving in her new world only by burying the girl she was deep inside. There are magic, royal, spiritual, ancients and different cultures involved. He hated the name Jezelia because it had no precedent in the royal lineage, no precedent anywhere, he had argued, but my mother had insisted upon it without explanation. The other thing that bothered me was that you didn't know which guy was talking for a good part of the book. The reading could have been done so much better with different voices. For good or bad, the hours were closing in.
Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting? Growing up in a backwoods village, her life is lonely and dull. Deception abounds, and Lia finds herself on the brink of unlocking perilous secrets—even as she finds herself falling in love. I pressed my hand hard against my chest, trying to soothe the stab I felt there. But when a powerful sorcerer sneaks into the palace in the dead of night, even Alexa can't prevent him from abducting her, her fellow guard and friend Rylan, and Prince Damian, taking them through the treacherous wilds of the jungle and deep into enemy territory. My mother and father lifted the cloak and set it about my shoulders, securing the clasp at my neck, and then my father alone raised the hood over my head and again kissed each cheek, but this time with much more reserve, only fulfilling protocol.
Deception abounds, and Lia finds herself on the brink of unlocking perilous secrets—even as she finds herself falling in love. With Pauline at my side, in one swift act that could never be undone, an act that ended a thousand dreams but gave birth to one, I bolted for the cover of the forest and never looked back. I wish the voices for Rafe and Kaden were used throughout the story not just when the chapter was from their perspective. Aware that yielding to Maeve will doom those she loves keeps her from breaking, though her resolve begins to unravel with each passing day. Description: 11 sound recording 13 hr.
On the morning of her wedding, Lia flees to a distant village. Sed aliquam, urna ut sollicitudin molestie, lacus justo aliquam mauris, interdum aliquam sapien nisi cursus mauris. The intensity of the plot builds quickly after about the first third. . Surrounded by spirits and banned from using her blood-magic, Aurelia flees her country after a devastating assassination attempt. Helene Aquilla, the Blood Shrike, is desperate to protect her sister's life and the lives of everyone in the Empire. Like, a tiger for example.