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A Dark Faerie Tale Series Omnibus Edition (Books 7 & 8)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
This boxed set contains books 7 & 8 of A Dark Faerie Tale Series. In the heart of Faerie lies corruption, mystery, and untapped magic.
A Dark Faerie Tale Collection Books 1-8
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 480,430. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
This collection contains books 1-8 of A Dark Faerie Tale Series. Magic and Malice abound in the Land of Faerie.
Guardians of Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale #8)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 12. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Guardians of Fire is book 8 in A Dark Faerie Tale Series. Fate is coming. When the magic of Faerie fractures, the land demands the ultimate price. Hearts will shatter and alliances will be crushed, but one power might just save them all. Follow your favorite Dark Faerie Tale characters once more in another world shattering adventure for the all-consuming quest for power and magic.
A Dark Faerie Tale Books 1 & 2
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,300. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(4.00)
Shade’s destiny was never meant to be typical, no matter how hard she tried to avoid it. The inadvertent discovery of the bewildering Land of Faerie throws her into a perilous journey to find magic only she can wield.
The Deadlier Sex
Series: The Deadlier Sex. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
An intense, sensual ride The Deadlier Sex is an action-filled, suspenseful blood-pumping thriller guaranteed to keep you flipping the pages. This contains all 3 books in this complete series. Hayley, also known as Madame H., has an empire in Vegas full of violence, blood, and money she can’t remember.
Fuse: A Collection of Fantastical Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
From USA Today Bestselling author Alexia Purdy comes twelve fantastical tales into the unknown. Journey to worlds divided full of magic, wonder, and danger in an unforgettable collection.
Fatal Kiss (A Deadlier Sex #3)
Series: The Deadlier Sex, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
This is Book 3 of The Deadlier Sex series It’s the final countdown for Hayley, also known as Madame H., who has been broken, shattered, and nearly left for dead. But the game isn’t over, and along with the handsome cartel liaison, Alejandro, a sexy assassin with ulterior motives, Jay, and a vicious seductress, Sasha, she must wage a final battle against her enemies.
Sovereignty (The ArcKnight Chronicles #2)
Series: The ArcKnight Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
This includes previously titled book 3: Enmity, & book 4: Sovereign, now combined into one novel. In the City of Temple only the most cunning supernaturals survive. At odds for years, the ArcKnight and MarkTier wolf-shifter packs of Temple must work together against a new threat before all is lost, and everything they’ve built falls to ruin.
The Dark I Keep (A Poetic Collection)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Twenty all new poems from Alexia Purdy. Where darkness lives, be someone's light.
Play the Field (A Sexy Romp Series #4)
Series: A Sexy Romp, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Cherry is not used to needing anyone. When she wakes up next to Nick, her unrelenting sexy co-worker, Cherry bolts. But someone is playing a game with her that involves a mask, music, and anonymous stranger. Without a doubt, Cherry is in for another steamy adventure.
Fatal Fugue (The Deadlier Sex #1)
Series: The Deadlier Sex, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Book 2 Fatal Truths is now available! Hayley has an empire in Vegas full of violence, blood, and money, but she can’t remember. Jay is a fierce hunter—handsome, mysterious, deadly, and he knows all about Hayley. He says he wants to help her, but some things are too deadly to remember.
Fatal Truths (The Deadlier Sex #2)
Series: The Deadlier Sex, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Hayley, also known as Madame H., is the ruling queen of sex trafficking in Nevada. On a mission to salvage what’s left of her treacherous life--most of which she can’t remember--she’ll have to dig up the secrets she’s buried, apparently for good reason. Secrets of love. Secrets of power. And most of all, secrets she’s tried so hard to forget.
Legends of Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale #7)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00)
Some secrets were never meant to be exposed to the light of the world. When the Raven Faery Queen’s brother is cursed and in danger of losing his wings and mind, she calls in specialized mercenaries for the Seelie Faery Court—Benton and Rylan (AKA Soap). They immediately discover this might not be a cut and dry mission.
Of Fire (A Sensual Outtake from A Dark Faerie Tale Series)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Warning: Contains adult themes and situations. For mature readers only. The events in this scene occur during the course of the story in Ever Winter (A Dark Faerie Tale #3), but can be read without reading the series, though it’s highly recommended. Here, Shade and Dylan find themselves trapped in the Great Divide, the Ice Castle in the deep north ruled by the Unseelie Ice King Corb.
Solidify (Woodland Creek)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Woodland Creek Series. 30 Authors. 30 Shifter Stories. This is a standalone paranormal shifter romance. Being a hero is overrated.
ArcKnight (The ArcKnight Chronicles #1)
Series: The ArcKnight Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(4.00)
In the treacherous City of Temple where supernaturals and humans intertwine, only the most cunning will survive. Teaming up with a handsome shifter named Ephrem, the banished Princess Lilliana must find her stolen Ardent talisman before a sinister enemy uses it against both rival wolf pack strongholds.
Without Armor: Elemental Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale Series Companion Book 4)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00)
The Unseelie are up to no good… My name is Benton, and I hunt the darkest of creatures in existence. Especially when they get unruly and try to invade my home, the human realm. Betrayal, broken hearts and uncharted magic…I never saw it coming.
Resonant
Series: The Vampires of Vegas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Surviving is worse than death… As the first days of the end of humanity tumble across the city of Las Vegas in the form of an overwhelming viral infection, turning almost everyone into vampire-like creatures, April Tate will find out what it really means to survive.
A Dark Faerie Tale Series Omnibus Edition (Books 4, 5, & 6)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 166,700. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Grab the first three books of this series for a hot deal price right now in A Dark Faerie Tale Series Omnibus Edition (Books 1, 2, 3, & Extras)! Get lost in an addictive fantasy adventure! A fan favorite, this boxed set lets you continue the adventures of The Land of Faerie with beloved characters, new addictions and never ending magic!
Ever Dead (A Dark Faerie Tale #6)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,010. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(4.00)
Confronted by a warrior named Benton, who has the ability to disintegrate other beings with his flaming sword, Hank’s world continues to spiral away from reality. Especially when he inadvertently discovers a whole new world, unknown to most of humankind…along with the surprising realization that he is inescapably tied to this new and magical land.
The Withering Palace (A Dark Faerie Tale #0.1)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00)
Untold darkness rules the Unseelie realm of the Land of Faerie. Hidden in this vast area, Aveta, the future queen of the Unseelie Army, perfects her gifts over lifetimes. Learning that magic isn't the only way to manipulate the world around her, this naive girl grows into a woman of strength and cunning, ultimately becoming one of the most feared leaders in Faerie.
History of Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale #5)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00)
No one knows the secrets he keeps. No one knows of the worlds that exist right alongside ours. Benton is human, but he walks the line between two worlds: the mundane and the supernatural; the commonplace and the extraordinary. As a rare Fire Elemental Warlock, he finds himself in trouble more often than he cares to admit.
Cherry Pop (A Sexy Romp Miniseries 1-3)
Series: A Sexy Romp. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Couples Erotica, Fiction » Erotica » Romance
Cherry is on the prowl again. Finding the right person to ramp up her nights shouldn't be too hard. Cherry's misadventures are steamy, hot and in your face. Nothing will stop her from getting exactly what she wants, when she wants it. Finding the perfect guy to keep her satisfied should be nothing short of fun and easy, but who will be ultimately seduced in the end?
Chasing Cherries (A Sexy Romp #1)
Series: A Sexy Romp, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Couples Erotica, Fiction » Romance » Adult
(3.00)
Men were always chasing after Cherry... But when she ditches her boring date, she decides to do a little naughty chasing of her own. This is a short story series ***WARNING: This book contains strong language and sexual situations.***
Chasing Cherries: Play (A Sexy Romp #3)
Series: A Sexy Romp, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Couples Erotica, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Cherry is on the prowl. Sometimes the thing you're looking for is right under your nose. Follow Cherry as she finds sexy new friends and fun.
Chasing Cherries: The Tease (A Sexy Romp Series #2)
Series: A Sexy Romp, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Couples Erotica, Fiction » Erotica » Women's Erotica
(2.00)
It's usually Cherry doing the teasing, but this time, the game and players have changed. Has Cherry met her match?
The Cursed (A Dark Faerie Tale Series Companion Book 3)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
The Cursed is a short story companion to A Dark Faerie Tale Series. The Ancients of Faerie are awakening, and they don't like what they see. Imprisoned and cursed to eternal slumber in chains for centuries, Arthas, the Unseelie King of Faerie, returns to claim his realm back. The world has changed and the thirst for vengeance is all consuming...
Ever Wrath (A Dark Faerie Tale #4)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00)
There is no hope. Only blood and darkness await. Shade rules as Queen of the Seelie Summer Court with her love, a Teleen Faerie named Dylan at her side. But, the dark court of Unseelie faeries will do everything in their power to rule the earth, including enslaving the human world.
A Dark Faerie Tale Series Omnibus Edition (Books 1, 2, 3, & Extras)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 203,320. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.75)
Magic and Malice abound... Shade is thrown into the treacherous Land of Faerie when she meets a mysterious Teleen warrior made of fire and electricity. Sent on a journey to obtain a rare magic only she can wield, she must race against time to save her new friends from the wrath of the Unseelie armies.
Yolanda (The Miel Chronicles)
Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Written By J.T. Lewis & K.R. Jordan These are the journeys of Miel, the Keeper of the journal.
Ever Winter (A Dark Faerie Tale #3)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,640. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00)
Book 3 of the bestselling series: A Dark Faerie Tale Shade has been left all but shattered. Travelling to the Ice kingdom, along with her 'bodyguard' Dylan who continues to be bound to her, to where the holder of her magic dwells. The war of Faerie amplifies and her only chance to save it will be to resist the enchantments of the Ice King, one of the Ancient rulers of Faerie.
Ever Shade (A Dark Faerie Tale #1)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.11)
Magic and Malice abound in the Land of Faerie. For Shade, a chance meeting with a powerful Teleen Faery warrior who wields electrical currents and blue fires along his skin, has her joining him on a treacherous mission for the good Seelie Faerie Court across the land of Faerie. Magic and malice abound and nothing is what it seems to be.
Whispers of Dreams (A Poetic Collection)
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(5.00)
A collection of 37 poems that invade the mind, slip into your dreams and give a taste of love, loss and the intricacies of life.
Ever Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale #2)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.75)
Magic & Fire burn... The Serenity of the Land of Faerie is threatened as the Unseelie Queen Aveta rages war against the three remaining Seelie Realms of Faerie. As Shade's powers grow, she finds she is running out of time to keep the war from spilling in
Evangeline (A Dark Faerie Tale Series Companion Book 2)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
The Land of Faerie is calling. There are places unknown, magic lures you in and love spands lifetimes. Don't resist. It's in the blood... Evangeline is a short story prequel to Ever Shade.
Five Fathoms Poetic Collection
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
21 New and never before published poems by the author of A Dark Faerie Tale Series (Ever Shade & Ever Fire) and the Reign of Blood Series. Love is subjective and life is but what lurks in your mind. A collection of poems filled with longing, contemplation and loss. Step into the depths and lose reality. This includes Whispers of Dreams (A Poetic Collection) Total 58 poems


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Smashwords book reviews by Lyrical Lit. Publishing

  • Stuck on Sep. 03, 2011

    Stuck by Lisette Manning Stuck is a short story that caught my attention from the first sentence. It follows the main character Annie Page, who through a heartbreaking decision, she finds her life changed forever. You will find yourself in a post-apocalyptic world with enticing imagery to pull you into a shattered world. Annie, having to decide between taking care of her family or starvation, sets out into the ruin of the world and amidst unseen dangers, Annie finds herself in a state that has her losing her grip on the one thing that keeps her going, her family. I found this story riveting. The emotions played out through Annie’s thoughts give you a personal insight into her world and keep you along for a ride of dire consequences. You feel her fear, pain and heartbreak throughout the smooth flow of Lisette’s story telling. Excellent short story, I’m only disappointed that it ended too fast. Once you start, you have to see what happens! 5 stars
  • Coexist: Keegan's Chronicles on Nov. 25, 2011

    Coexist by Julia Crane was a great, fast and light read. The story centers around a girl named Keegan, who is an elf. In a world where magical beings integrate well in human society, she has grown up a privileged and happy teenager. Her only care in the world is for shopping for parties and hanging with friends. Yet an imminent battle between light and dark elves has escalates, with Keegan’s family in the very center of it all. Most of the story is spent following Keegan around, having fun with her friends and her family in the day to day of her normal high school life. Keegan and her family have special powers (since they are all elves) and her brother Thaddeus is the ‘chosen one’ who is supposed to save their race and is a gifted warrior and seer. Keegan comes off as likeable but spoiled. Her family is rich and has everything so they are a bit hard to relate to. There are other supernatural beings blending in the city’s population, which somehow Keegan seems oblivious to. She seems to only be aware that she has a chosen one, a predestined love named Rourk, (who is my favorite) and that there are light and dark elves. The roles of the other beings are not fully explained in this book. The elves have been at war for so long, no one seems to know why they are fighting anymore. I enjoyed the storyline but the action did not seem to happen until the end. Conflicts between the two elves seemed to be solved way too easy and fast. I would have enjoyed a bit more depth in the backgrounds of the characters. Overall a steady paced read that kept my interest. I will be reading the next in the series to see what happens with these likable characters.
  • The Dark Gifts Birthright on May 29, 2012

    This book was an interesting take on vampires. It follows the lore well and creates a sense of structure of the vampire world. Liz is our main character and is a strong person in dealing with the changes in her life and her new role in the war of the Vampire groups. Her mate, Michael, is also an intriguing character, seems to remain pretty grounded throughout and very deadly. Overall I enjoyed the book. It did take me a long time to read this book, and I do read multiple books at once btw. I found the huge cast of characters a bit daunting at first, but they seemed to each have some sort or role, no matter how small. I think the length was a bit much for me; it was not a quick read. The book leads into some tangents that would confuse me at first but seemed to be resolved for the most part at the end. I really liked how well she mixed the different supernatural beings, such as witches and ghosts, together and blended them into a united front in some ways rather than pitch them against each other all the time. Overall, a more traditional take on vampires with some other magical creature factions tossed in.
  • Clone Three on Oct. 29, 2012

    Review of Clone Three by Patti Larsen 4.5 stars What a knock your socks off adventure. It literally never stops in the action, suspense, twists and turns. This book follows Trio, a Clone who awakens in an unfamiliar world left in ruins after `The Sick' has left the land in shambles and all the adults dead in its wake. Only kids survive it. Some survive as gruesome mutations from The Sick. Trio finds she has memories of the world in its glory, not in disrepair as she finds it. She gets a brief holographic image of someone who looks like her mother, begging her to complete a mission she has no memory of. Knowing the world is depending on her, she journeys across a post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, meeting other kids, some friendly like Beckett and Poppy, some not so friendly. Along with a nameless loyal canine, she fights her way across the city to discover where she needs to be. Betrayal, lies and pain surround her. Over and over she loses people she barely gets to know. Will she make it to the end of her journey intact? It was a wild ride. Trio is such a tough girl. She can beat Crawlers, Brights, Howlers (some of many mutations left by The Sick) and treacherous kids to a pulp! I like how good natured she is, it's ingrained in her to take care of others. Doing everything she can to keep those she loves alive, she discovers secrets about herself that others want desperately. I loved the action scenes, there are many. The post-apocalyptic world is painted out to the reader with painstaking detail. It is so real, and so incredibly sad. I am looking forward to reading the next two books in this series. My only qualm was that it was a bit repetitive and predictable, though I can see how necessary it was to pummel any groups of friendly kids Trio meets with the Crawlers and Trio's nemesis Cade always one tiny step behind her. A fabulous intro to what looks like a fast paced, intriguing series. I won this ebook in an online giveaway done by the author.
  • Forever Fae on Dec. 26, 2012

    I love stories on the Fae, so many directions you can go. I enjoyed this take on the Fae culture, the faery courts are all here, the story itself was well written and intriguing, it did not disappoint. This story follows Calista, the Summer Court’s princess when she is to get her guardian assigned− It’s a very special ceremony. Merrick, one of her friends, has been in love with her since he can remember and he is determined to win this honor and win her heart. But the Winter Court’s Prince Ryder has arrived for the ceremony, and sparks fly between him and Calista. Is he her chosen one? But these two aren’t the only ones interested in Calista. The dark sorcerer seeks her out for his own malicious purposes and will do anything to get to her. The twists and turns were amazing and kept me on my toes for the entire story. Calista is an awesome, tough, fierce and intelligent princess, not a weakling in any sense. I love how powerful she is and how she can one up the guys any day. I am not a fan of the damsel in distress that can’t fend for herself so this was definitely a big plus for me. The perils she goes through for love, for life and the safety of the land of the Fae are not easy for her. I enjoyed the details of the land of the Fae and the array of colorful characters that infuse this story with action, love, deceit, and some very hot moments. Not a YA read, it has some very racy and graphic scenes. Overall, I love it! A great take on the culture of Faeries, I can’t wait to read more from this author. I received this book free from the author for an honest review of the ebook.
  • Dreams and Echoes on Sep. 15, 2013

    What a fun taste of what’s to come in the Hayle Coven series. I read this short novella that accompanies this series after I read book 1 Family Magic, which I highly suggest so it’s easier to understand more who the characters are and what their roles in this family of magic are. Syd is an endearing character, full of teenage angst and defiance often seen in her interactions with her mother, the coven leader. Always bumping heads with her, all she wants is to be normal. This chick literally attracts supernatural attention though. It’s fun to see how she handles things from trying to be normal by getting a job at a quirky salon with an equally eccentric owner who thinks she’s gifted. Not only does Syd seem to fail each time she resists using her magic, which makes her physically ill for some unknown reason, things seem to fall apart as she awakens something possibly sinister in her own house. Will this ‘echo’ be friendly or not? She’s definitely reluctant to fix the problems arising from the magic she leaks out all over the place. I love how Syd’s reactions to things sometimes are pretty normal, but sometimes not. She does the best she can dealing with crazy stuff happening around her, even though she doesn’t have full control of her magic. Her stubbornness makes her stick out in the coven like a thorn but that’s what makes her likeable and more real. Full of teenage angst, magic and funny surprises. I love this series so far and can’t wait for more!
  • Seven Sons (Gypsy Brothers, #1) on March 16, 2015

    A suspenseful Revenge story. So gripping it literally makes you want to keep reading to see what the heck is going to pop out next. Sammi (Juliette) is one tough chick. She's been through hell and back and has the scars, physically and emotionally, to prove it. She's not taking prisoners and she'll do anything, anything to get her revenge. I can't blame her one bit. The crap she's been through, it's a wonder she's even all there. I love how she focuses on the one thing she really wants and it brings her the direction she needs to get things done, even if it means facing her greatest fears-the Gypsy Brothers Motorcycle club, led by the devil himself, Dornan Ross. I hope they all get their just desserts. The characters are rich, dark and disturbing. even Sammi herself is a heroine you wonder if you can even trust. I can't wait to read the next one.
  • A Reason to Live: A "Shadowdance" Variation on Nov. 16, 2017

    Great introductory short story. I enjoyed the vivid fight scenes, the gritty characters ,their odd intentions. I really wanted to read more about them, see what was going to come next, and find out how they got to the place they were at in their immortal vampire lives. Where are they going with it all? It's definitely a nice way to wet the palate on this series. Enough so that I went and bought book 1 to continue the story. Can't wait to start. Love stories of strong women warriors, vampires, and immortals. Really interested in where this goes.