The Blood of the MarketJuly 3, 2017
Highly recommended, energetic and vibrant shape-shifting fantasy series, written by two authors with a very obvious love for their characters and story. You will need to have read the first books to get to grips with this one, but this is a series worth diving into. Diego’s pack are forced to deal with evil Senator Flynn in this installment, after kidnapping his daughter Selene in book two. This book is very much Selene’s story, and we learn much more about the shape shifting cats and their Pride and legacy. The book ends on an explosive note, with Regina’s past coming back to haunt her and teasing us into wanting to read Book Four. Anyone who enjoys shape shifters, vampires, and character driven fantasy, will love this steamy series.
Joey Ledford’s writing is generally strong, and presents character and dialogue with a comfortable ease. There are a couple of first person accounts written in the book that really play to these strengths, and really stand out as quality writing. These forays into historical fiction were compelling, and I found myself wishing for more of them.
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