I really had a hard time deciding between a 2 or a 3. . I'm never going to finish it, because what I read was terrible and what I read was over half of it, and it was so bad that even though I'd gotten entrenched that far into it I still couldn't force myself to turn another solitary page. But holy moly, this book does a 180. I was left there like, O. Nyx is strong, but not to the point where her overwhelming bitchiness eclipse the book; she never, ever, ever comes off as bitchy.
Once Nyx got into the castle, I expected her to plot, to finalize her plan to kill Ignifex. But on her seventeenth birthday when she moves into his castle high on the kingdom's mountaintop, nothing is what she expected—particularly her charming and beguiling new husband. A villainous monster who needs Nyx to help break the curse finds he might be falling for her. I received this book as an Advance Review Copy; all quotes are taken from an uncorrected galley and is subject to change in the final edition. But even if she can bring herself to love her sworn enemy, how can she refuse her duty to kill him? Packed with danger, temptation and desire - perfect for fans of The Red Queen. All Librivox recordings are in the public domain. The touch of Greek mythology in the plot was something that captivated me throughout the book.
However, because the prince unwounded time, he also locked himself permanently into the darkness of the jar. And everyone knows that sooner or later he always collects. Some of my favorite authors are Brandon Sanderson, C. Le dio un toque muy genial al libro porque sentías que tenías muchos aspectos de el. So, if you would like to read a fabulous fantasy story like you have never read before with unforgettable characters, a predictable but nice romance with a love triangle and a well thought plot that will leave you only wanting for more, I would recommend you Cruel Beauty with no hesitation. It is a story on its own, with hints of a familiar tale yet completely new.
I believe you will cut off his head and come home to us. Really, I devoured the second half of this book! With roots in the classic fairytale, Beauty and the Beast, and mythological elements from the stories of Cupid and Psyche, this book is a well crafted, modern rendition that will resonate with a wide audience. Azarion, the Empire's most famous gladiator, has somehow seen through her illusion - and is set on blackmailing Gilene into using her abilities to help him escape his life of slavery. Así que sí, el odio del Nyx era justificado. This was a very enjoyable read, though not without its faults. Besides a fire that almost kills Nyx, the other violence is of the evil demon variety.
One where I'm desperate to understand the rules. I hate you, Mother, forever and ever. Filled with mystery and romance, readers can connect to the story and feel the conflict, as well as the love. It left me wanting more of their struggle and their story. Lastimosamente yo misma me arruiné la sorpresa de saber qué era él al ponerme a crear teorías en mi cabeza que resultaron ser más o menos ciertas pero aún así.
The author creates incredibly dynamic characters that aren't quite black and aren't quite white, which made them all the more realistic. I think the plot is interesting! Cast out of the nobility, Kate now works for the royal courier service. But when she receives her first royal patron - Rook, the autumn prince - she makes a terrible mistake. So I'm just going to let the readers of this unravel the mysteries of this romance on their own. I enjoyed throughly that they recognized their flaws and accepted them. Do not try to enter the other rooms or you will regret it dearly.
It id so worth one credit, but since i was out of them i spend money for this book and i do not regret it. Don't get me wrong, part of me loved all that lovey-dovey stuff. In the end I was sad it was over yet there was nothing left to ask for. The sto This book really surprised me. Of course creating this complex a backdrop can get tricky.
Robbed of her song, Lira has until the winter solstice to deliver Prince Elian's heart to the Sea Queen or remain a human forever. It took a few chapters for me to get interested, pretty much when Nyx got to her wonderful husband's home, the evil Ignifex. Betrayed by her family yet bound to obey, Nyx rails against her fate. There are much more things for me to touch upon in regards to the romance in this novel, all of which are spoilers. In a land ruled by frost, her very existence is a crime. But even if she can bring herself to love her sworn enemy, how can she refuse her duty to kill him? Nyx gives her all to save Ignifex and in the end it all pays off.