The Accidental Werewolf by Dakota Cassidy
Narrator: Meredith Mitchell
Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
Date Read: May 2014
Genre: PNR, Romance
When Marty Andrews gets bitten by a mangy mutt while walking her teacup poodle, her blond hair darkens, the hair on her legs starts growing at an alarming rate, and her mood swings put her dream job as a sales rep for Bobbie-Sue Cosmetics in serious jeopardy.
Then a drool-worthy man shows up at her door claiming that he accidentally bit Marty. And since he's a werewolf, she is now, too. Thinking Keegan Flaherty is clearly insane, Marty refuses to believe a word until a kidnapping makes her realize there's more at stake than just her highlights. And she must put her out-of-control life in the hands of the man who makes her blood run wild in more ways than one...
Series: Accidentals #1
Also by this author: Talk Dirty to Me, Accidentally Dead, The Accidental Human, Accidentally Demonic, Accidentally Catty br> br>
Also in this series: Accidentally Dead, The Accidental Human, Accidentally Demonic, Accidentally Catty, Interview with an Accidental
Read for Fun/Listened for Review(Paperback/Tantor)
Overall Rating: 4.00
Story Rating: 4.00
Character Rating: 4.00
Audio Rating: 3.00 (not part of the overall rating)
First Thought when Finished: The Accidental Werewolf by Dakota Cassidy was just as fun the 2nd time around!
Original Review circa 2010
What I LOVED: The whole freaking cast of characters. Marty made me giggle, Keegan made me drool, Nina and Wanda were perfect friends, and his family (Sloane and Mira) were fantastic. This was just such a fun read.
What I LIKED: I really liked that nobody was perfect. They all had flaws, issues, things to accept, and they all seemed to work through it. They did so in a way that was very real when dealing with family.
What was So-So/Didn’t Like: Not a darn thing. Ok maybe not enough Nina 🙂 (she is my fav)
Why I gave it a 4: Really it was nice to read a really funny, witty, cute story of boy meets girl, boy bites girl, boy turns girl into werewolf, and they all fall in love 🙂 I would recommend this to any PNR lover that can handle the humor and lightness of a fun romance and also to any chick-lit lover who can handle the supernatural. It is well worth the read!
Review circa 2014
Second Time around thoughts: This was just as fun the 2nd time around! This is one of those books that just leave you with a smile on your face 🙂
Narrated By Meredith Mitchell / Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
This is one of those times when reading the book first actually played a part into what I thought of the narration. I thought she was perfect for Wanda, pretty close on Marty, but way off in what I thought Nina sounded like. That being said, I thought the pacing and spunk were very good. I think as I listen to the rest of them, the audio rating will improve.
Final Thoughts: Fun beginning to this series. 🙂