Read for Fun/Listened for Review (Kindle/Penguin)
Overall Rating: 1.00
Story Rating: 1.00
Character Rating: 1.00
Audio Rating: —– (didn’t listen to enough on audio so not rating)
First Thought when Finished: The Shadows by J.R. Ward will be loved by many but just not me. To be fair, the last 3 books have been rated 3, 2, 3 (with both 3’s being barely) so it is fair to say that I should probably break up with the series (which is sad because 13 books investment is no small thing).
Listened for Fun (Audible)
Overall Rating: 2.75
Story Rating: 2.50
Character Rating: 3.00
Audio Rating: 4.00 (not part of the overall rating)
I listened in Audio so I am marking times not pages.
Here are my 5 main thoughts (this book has been reviewed enough that I don’t feel the need to say what other people have said already):
Listened for Review (Penguin Audio)
Overall Rating: 3.50
Story Rating: 3.50
Character Rating: 3.50
Audio Rating: 4.00 (Not part of the overall rating)
First Thought when Finished: The last quarter of The King by J.R. Ward bumped the rating from a 3.00 to a 3.50, it was a very good way to end that story.
Dead After Dark by Sherrilyn Kenyon I really enjoyed Fury’s love story (though I read it out of order)! I am not a huge fan of the shorter novels but she did a good job of picking a character that the reader already knew enough about to throw in the middle of the story. Author Website: http://www.sherrilynkenyon.com/
Lover Avenged by J.R. Ward: Oh this is my favorite book for the series. I love the arc that both of these characters go through. I love the progression of the storyline for the brotherhood in general. I love that we finally see Wrath embrace his place as King. I love Xhex/John kind of getting on equal ground though through very sad ways. I love that Tohr is back and I am absolutely loving Lassiter (hope he gets his own book–that Angel is just FUN-NY)! I even think Lash (though still not loving the Lesser stories in the books) makes […]