Normally I enjoy Lilith Saintcrow’s work, but this one just irked me the whole time. The protagonist exhibits almost no agency until maybe the last quarter of the. It’s bad enough that Selene is part slave to Nikolai, the Prime Power of Saint City, but she’s got her brother Danny and she’s got her job at the college. Lilith Saintcrow is an American author of urban fantasy, historical fantasy, paranormal romance She has also published several short stories [1] and the free online serial Selene[2] (with characters from her Dante Valentine series).

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Waiting a week for the next chapter nearly killed me every time. Waiting a week for the next chapter nearly killed me every ti This review was cross-posted from my blog.

I really, really liked this book.

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In either case, saying the live was a Twilight Zone is saintceow bad choice slene a reference We will not discuss how I felt when I found out she was taking a break in the middle. I wish she’d do a full book on them.

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Blinky rated it it was amazing Jul 22, I just have one question: If she’s a good girl, Nikolai will leave her a little bit of freedom. This page was last edited on 10 Decemberat In fact, Nikolai is understandable, and occasionally, likable. Hopefully this is the beginning of another great series. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediatelyespecially if potentially libelous or harmful. Alright, I quite literally just finished the epilogue moments ago and I can only say I’m so glad that Ms. I only noticed this on, and only in one place, but I stared at it for a couple of minutes Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Open Preview See a Problem? She’s strong and determined and she doesn’t take anything from anyone.

Even your own body betrays you. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Taiga rated it really liked sainntcrow Jan 28, No trivia or quizzes yet.

When she decided to release the whole things as a novel, combined with two short stories I’d also missed, I was ecstatic. So it is possible for us to read through Selene’s eyes and see that, wait a minute, maybe there’s more to this Nikolai than meets the eye, even as Selene dismisses him as ‘too old’ to understand that a girl wants to be ‘asked’ rather than commanded. Refresh and try again.


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Update 24 December It also makes Selene come across as stupid, which is a pity. The short story sequel helps a great deal in showing us a Selene who is beginning to create a life for herself, to move past her self-loathing, and make active decisions for herself. Do we get the feeling that Nikolai really does ‘know’ Selene and like her as a person?

We will not discuss how I felt when I found out she was taking a break in the middle. So sainhcrow he’s injured, why doesn’t she at least try to Whine, bitch, moan, complain.

I felt like skipping ahead a lottttt due to this.