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United States of America. All the guys are still intriguing. Merry approaches k.hamiltoj Queen of the Demi-Fey, Niceven, regarding a cure. I wanted RH,where the characters show their commitment to the heroine but everyone seems to be on their own,they are all working towards their agenda and I did not I picked this series up because it had been tagged RH, I am at my RH phase so I went all for it.
With a city author tour, national print advertising and the success of last year’s Narcissus in Chains and other novels in her Anita Blake vampire series, Hamilton should make another run at the bestseller lists. Lists with This Book. They are all good guys but enough different that there should be one you will like. I’m all about the faerie sex.
I don’t get the fuss, personally.
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But if you are intrigued by how authors construct these whole realms of other beings, you might want to check out this series. Still thinking on how I feel about this series and if it’s worth it to continue.
Despite this key fact, her aunt, the Dark Queen of Faeries, says that she, Merry, can be queen if she can get pregnant. Hamilton is one of the leading writers of paranormal fiction.
So now, while she enjoys the greatest pleasures of her life attempting to conceive a baby with the warriors of her royal guard, she must fend off an ancient evil that could destroy the very fabric of reality.
View all 8 comments. Detective Peterson reminds me of Dolph when he was an asshole to Anita. And yes, there is sex in the book–but it does not detract from the gist of the story. Mistral’s Kiss Laurell K. That initial conceit, however — that the denizens of Faerie are the new refugees in an alternate-reality USA — is genuinely a pleasing one.
What I am actually doing is reading one of these horrible books and eating pretzels, periodically cajoling Mark into bringing me drinks. Description She is Princess Meredith and she is heir to a throne – IF she can stay alive long enough to claim it.
A Caress of Twilight (Merry Gentry, #2) by Laurell K. Hamilton
Most writers save Emma Bulltend to stick closely with the typical Celtic-looking faerie folk. But humanity is in even greater danger, for the Nameless has been released to hunt. I think the whole book moved ahead about five days.
But I still enjoyed it and plan to read the others in the series. Part human and part faerie, Meredith is a self-exiled princess of the royal family trying to make a living as a private detective in Los Angeles a difficult task since her rival for the throne is trying to kill her. Dark fantasy writer Laurell K. What the human police don’t realize is that the killer is hunting the Fey as well.
I didn’t really enjoy this one, it felt real long but with nothing happening. But the job with Maeve takes a backseat. But as she auditions her royal guard – illustrious warriors equally at home with gun and blade or spell – for the role of future king and father of her child, Merry is somewhat distracted from her career as a private investigator.
And the thing of it is, I’m not alone. The screen goddess wants to have a baby by her mortal husband, but he’s at death’s door so Merry and one of her gang have to do some detailed proxy banging for the luckless couple. And that’s just my day job. On the whole, not a lot happened in this book. Caress makes Kiss look like the most solidly structured and plotted book ever written.
To select a single example, on page 25 we’re clearly told that the penalty for a Raven a member of the Queen’s personal guards who touches — I assume this is a euphemism — any woman lauerll than the Queen is death by torture, yet this is clearly forgotten later on when there is no thought of making it secret from the Queen that our Merry discriminates not one whit against the Raven seconded to her personal entourage.
Merry and her men talk with some guards outside a house, just trying to gain entry for so many pages in this book that it could be its own novel: You can hear Anita in her tone and her stance. Apparently, k.hmailton also includes hair and makeup now, because, in the beginning, we get a long explanation of what sort of makeup Merry is wearing: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
May 15, Kathryn rated it liked it Shelves: Not six inches long.
To become queen, she must bear a child before Cel can father one of his own. A Caress of Twilight.
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To view it, click here. And careess are always giving someone “an unfriendly look”, or they’re all “exchanging looks”. And, they are really intriguing. A creation that allowed the Courts to come to America. December 18, Imprint: This was better than book 1! If the original had one car chase, then having two car chases will make it twice as popular. Jeffrey Maison works for Maeve Reeda fae exiled by Taranis, who took Hollywood and the world by storm.