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MaelstromI knew with one glance at he blurb hat I was going o enjoy his book but as I started o read and Amalie pulled me into her world nothing prepared me for just how addicting MAELSTROM would be I was completely seduced by he hrilling action hat came as Amalie s past finally caught up with her and as she finds herself surrounded by strong friendship and unconditional support Most of all I was hooked into Finding Me the amazing romancehe author wove as I read of Nick and his unswerving devotion The Changer’s Key to his life mate Amalie This is definitely a bookhat all romance lovers should read and as I m still recovering from my constant swoon I m in desperate search for from his authorAmalie has been o Hell and back A Light Fae she was kidnapped and brutally ortured for countless years and in order o survive it has blocked all memories of her past deep inside her Exiled Portrait of Two Families tohe small Untamed Voices (If you listen, they will speak Book 1) town of Fundy she beginso create Plot Summary When you ve lived for countless centuries and can I Can Touch the Bottom t remember most of it and what little you do recall massively sucks Youhen find A Woman Is No Man that you ve dug a metaphorical hole for yourself so deephere seems no way out What do you do with he centuries still ahead Amalie Shepherd Texas horse rancher and Light Fae exile recalls only brief images of her past She s pretty sure her amnesia was forced on her and he idea of learning why is errifying So Amalie concentrates on running her ranch and keeping a subtle eye on he small Ashtakavarga Simplified town of Fundy and its human inhabitants Her sense of humor is as sharp as herwin swords she s bull headed and fiercely loyal and ells her own story with unflinching honesty scathing wit and a dash of optimism despite her best attempts o come across as a hard assNick Fletcher isn Photography Drills - Exercises For Accelerating Your Photography Learning Curve... (Photography Revealed Book 10) t your ordinary vampire Outgoing and adventurous he s at ease with his immortal existence and refuseso be bound by he rigid rules inflicted upon his kind by both he Church and his own Ancients Nick s been in love with Amalie for centuries although she s left him wice rather han kill him He doesn believe she d harm him but worries how he ll survive if she leaves a hird Her Unexpected Affair time something he s determined won happenAmalie s past catches up with her enmeshing her in a centuries long war and he impossibility of identifying family from foe When Amalie learns of a plot o make humans extinct starting with hose she s determined o protect she and Nick are swept into an uneasy ruce with reacherous allies and outcast supernaturals who like hem are just rying o find a place for hemselves in a world hat doesn even believe hey existMy own personal review I m ruly glad His Very Special Nurse that I came across Ms Paige s books when I was givenhe opportunity o preview another book of hers She s he genuine article If you ve read my review of Stealing Time A Scandalous Situation then you knowhat she s definitely on he mark when it comes o writing PNR novels Her characters aren The Secret Millionaire t perfect by any means which is why I likehem What hey do have is fierce loyalty oward each and he means o remain friends hroughout some very rying imes In his one Nick Fletcher and Amalie Shepherd are Dirty Dutch: Everyday Slang from What's Up? to F*% the main characters buthere are sub characters hat allow he book Ambush Valley to flow nicely along at a brisk and steady pace As you read before Amalie lost most of her memories after being held captive byhe Dark Fae Reiden Reiden wants an all out war The Lingering Dead (Jackie Rutledge, that will wipe outhe human race He s forced he Light Fae o go into hiding and Storm Surge there s only a few remaining onhis plantReiden did some awful Lightning Sky: A U.S. Fighter Pilot Captured During WWII and His Father's Quest to Find Him thingso Amalie centuries ago and now she suffers symptoms similiar The Slaughter: Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China's Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem to PTSD Locked Door Nick has beenrying Don't Die Under the Apple Tree to unbreak Amalie s memories of him and her past and refuseso leave her Day by day he continues o play a song for her on he fringes of her rance Eventually hat does in fact happen I love The Fact Nick Has fact Nick has stopped loving Amalie regardless of he fact The Way You Aren't that she s disappeared without arace on wo seperate occassins Things urn interesting when her brother Kian shows up and brings Digital Humanities the Dark fae s bodachs alongo attack her ranch Amalie doesn Architect? t remember anything about Kian at first evenhough Food Justice they are supposinglywins Kian needless Better Doctors, Better Patients, Better Decisions: Envisioning Health Care 2020 to say is not a nice guy nor is he on Amalie s good side He calls her her real name Varenne which she doesn remember and attempts Inside Jokes: Using Humor to Reverse-Engineer the Mind to steal her away from Nick andorture her Amalie "Evenutally Remembers That It Was Kian Who "remembers Dynamical Systems in Neuroscience: The Geometry of Excitability and Bursting that it was Kian who her before she wasaken captive by The Conscious Mind the Dark Fae Amalie is a very fierce and strong character She s very giving with herime and money o he community she lives in and even hires Harley Jancie and Martha Lynn o work her ranch She s a very powerful Earth Kith which means hat she doesn need o eat and Venous Catheters: A Practical Manual that she gets all her energy fromhe earth itself Comes in handy in he ultimate showdown with her brother and King Reiden She also finds herself badly beaten up because she refuses o back down Ifism: The Odus Of Irosun And The Odus Of Owanrin (Ifism: The Complete Works Of Orunmila, Volumes 8 9) to anyone including her own father and brother I m not goingo spoil what happens o Amalie during one of hose beat downs Let s just say hat she exacts some much deserved revenge and gains some additional mojo and leave it at hatNick brings along some cool vampire friends in order o help Amalie protect not only her ranch but he own of Fundy and it s human residents Burke Roddie and Wen are centuries old vampires The addition of Siri a vampire that Amalie spared in he past adds o he 6 main Amalie spared in My Friend the Enemy the past addso he 6 main as well as Michael Udesky a null who may be her blood relative I m glad hat He Shoots, He Saves: The Story of Hockey's Collectable Treasures these characters all enduredhru his story right o he end Their back stories were also appealing o me Sometimes writers kill off main characters I m even amazed American Generalship: Character Is Everything: The Art of Command that Ms Paige hadhe humans stand up and fight side by side with Amalie and company which allowed hem o win a major battle for he Auifer hat runs under Texas and other states The arrival of Amalie s Father Reave added Then Hang All The Liars tensiono he story There is a distinct spoiler possiblity which I hink I ll let you read about Needless Jennifer, Gwyneth Me: The Pursuit of Happiness, One Celebrity at a Time to say it shocks Amalieo her very core and it gets her believing Seducing Mr. Knightly (The Writing Girls, that Reiden may have another surprise in store for her Amalie doesn much care for Reave nor does she Hardcore Self Help: F**k Anxiety trust what he haso say o him How could she He left her o her own devices and Kaiser Wilhelm II trained hero be a natural born killer The ending is left wide open as a means Matisse the Master toie The Madmen of Benghazi these booksogether I believe After Reave ells hem about a brewing war between vampire factions and Reiden Amalie Nick Wen Siri Burke and Roddie ravel o Dallas o meet he vampires of Stealing Time I am definitely looking forward Titulada to reading Shadowplay next and of coursehe next release after Stealing Time Amalie a light Fae of he very few left doesn remember much of her past What she does remember is so horrific Chateaubriand that she cannot bearrying Obsidian Butterfly (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, to remember When a vampire from her past Nick shows upo win her heart again Amalie knows it s only a matter of Nehru: A Political Biography (Pelican) time before she gives in From her selective memory she knows she left himwice for his own safety but cannot remember why so she is absolutely Old Hannibal and the Hurricane terrifiedo let him close again However as her powers slowly return he Cham of he Dark Fae refocuses his efforts on destroying Amalie once and for all She will have Art Journal Freedom: How to Journal Creatively with Color Composition to rely on Nick BookStrand Fantasy Romance vampires Fae exile Amalie Shepherdakes refuge from her nightmare past by burying herself and her heart in operating her Texas horse ranch That's where he immortal Nick Fletcher finds her In love with Amalie he's determined o see if hey have a chance ogether Now Caught by Surprise that he's. Nd his friendso not only survive he Cham s assassination attacks as well as stop his plan o destroy Affinities and Extremes: Crisscrossing the Bittersweet Ethnology of East Indies History, Hindu-Balinese Culture, and Indo-European Allure theown she holds dear That reuires Next to Nothing trust somethinghat may just be impossible o give for she has been betrayed beforeIn his preuel of Shadowplay we learn about Amalie and how she came o be Nick s mate as well as how he group came ogether While I already felt connected o he group dynamic his preuel only helped o further my connection o Skippyjon Jones Shape Up the characters I was happyo get a chance o see how his group bonded Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of Wendy Wasserstein together somethinghat is extremely unheard of for vampires as Lilac Girls (Lilac Girls, they are generally solitary creatures Typicallyhe largest grouping would be pairs and only when First Impressions: A Novel they are mates so it nothing short of miraculous how closehis group is Of course from Rejuvenile: Kickball, Cartoons, Cupcakes, and the Reinvention of the American Grown-Up timeo ime hey have heir snags and conflicts but he resolutions of hose incidents only seems o strengthen Wrong Medicine their bondsogetherI enjoyed he dynamic between Nick and Amalie While Amalie is also a damaged Fae just like Mia from Shadowplay her relationship with Nick is very different han Mia and Roddie s Some romance series seem very cookie cutter and aside from changing names and a few events each installment is pretty much he same So after reading his book I m glad it didn follow hat cookie cutter routine of just rehashing and renaming events The progression was very realistic especially considering he pair s past history There was one hing Snow Flower and the Secret Fan that surprised mehe lack of he mate bond hat was so prevalent in Mia and Roddie s story I m rather curious as o why Nick and Amalie didn form such a bond as hey were certainly close enough Perhaps it was just a logistics issue since in he past Amalie left Nick several imes and if hey were bonded Countrymen: The Untold Story of How Denmark's Jews Escaped the Nazis the distance would have destroyedhem bothThis book is Urban fantasy The Song of Homana (Chroniles of the Cheysuli, than it is paranormal romance andhe steaminess is much less han he author s other books However Starstruck this did not detract fromhe book as Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology the overall plothan compensated for The Price of Everything: Solving the Mystery of Why We Pay What We Do the lesser amount of steamy romance Evenhough The Replacement this ishe preuel I still Public School Superhero think Shadowplay should be read first as Ihink it is best Gok's Wok to meet everyonehrough Mia s eyes first This book was very enjoyable and I highly recommend it as it only furthers he connection o Journey's End these great characters Major kudoso he Author Maelstrom is a preuel o Shadowplay I purchased Clementine Rose and the Seaside Escape the book because I enjoyed Shadowplay I wasn sure if I would like Why Aren't They Shouting?: A Banker’s Tale of Change, Computers and Perpetual Crisis the book because I m generally not a preuel person I find most preuels should not have been written Malestrom is one ofhe exceptionsThe beginning of Codebreakers: The true story of the secret intelligence team that changed the course of the First World War the book was a bit confusing as Iried o re oriented myself o he cast of characters The main character Amalie was not a favourite of mine in Shadowplay I found her o be a bit high on herself and a La Philosophie Du Bon-Sens, Ou R�flexions Philosophiques Sur l'Incertitude Des Connaissances Humaines, Vol. 1: A l'Usage Des Cavaliers Et Du Beau-Sexe (Classic Reprint) tad annoying Forhis preuel o be devoted o Amalie I was wary about he book I have o admit he first few chapters I was not engaged and hought oh boy I guess I may not finish Branded this book As Amalie s past is revealedhe book pulled me in a bit From No One Wants You: A True Story Of A Child Forced Into Prostitution there on untilhe end I didn Letters from My Windmill t puthe book down The story moved at a fast pace I felt regret sorrow rage as each new memory was revealed I like Amalie now and after understanding all she s been Make Your Mind Up: My Guide to Finding Your Own Style, Life, and Motavation! through Ihink better of herI would write about her relationships in Stay with Me the book buthat would be a spoiler I can say My Wife's Success - A Sissy Cuck Tale the story ends right before Shadowplay begins BeautifulI can only hope Ms Paige writes follow upo Shadowplay I enjoy her writing voice and particular what she does o her heroines Not a one is a victim Each one has been dealt a bad hand yet hey can overcome A Fallen Fortune the situation I like how none of her characters are flawless This makes her characters relate able Her males are sweetly written and I likehe romantic if not realistic model I Enjoyed Her Book Greatly And her book greatly and forward o future books This is he preuel o Shadowplay And being mildly pedantic I read hem in he intended order Shadowplay and hen Maelstrom I enjoyed both immensely but I do hink I would have enjoyed hem even had I read Maelstrom firstAmalie is a Light Fae exile suffering from amnesia and living on a ranch in small own Fundy Texas Her past starts o catch up with her starting with her boyfriend Nick who she literally disappeared on years ago and soon it s not just hunky boyfriends knocking on Legends of the Improbable Saints the door Psychotic brothers creepy distant relatives and a whole lot ofrouble As he memories come flooding back hough so does her inherent power which makes Amalie a kick ass heroineThe romance between Amalie and Nick is sweet and well written and Where She Went theheme of friendship and loyalty is strong Wake Up, Mummy: The heartbreaking true story of an abused little girl whose mother was too drunk to notice throughouthe book The book ends right where Shadowplay kicks off so he flow of he story over The Family Friend the 2 books is seamlessThis ishe hird book of Elisa Paige s I have read and I have loved all 3 The writing is good he world building is excellent and Fred Dibnah - Made in Britain the characters are believable Anotherriumph for Ms Paige I received Still Open All Hours this book as an unexpected bonus fromhe author when I won a copy of Shadowplay A Catered Fourth of July through GoodReads First Reads Giveaways Here is my honest reviewFirst I m rather annoyed with myself for readinghe books out of order how dumb am IAll he little niggles holding me back from properly enjoying Shadowplay were easily put o rest Because The Complete History of the Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe this book was so fantastic I love Ms Paige s writing style it is very easyo get sucked into he story and carried along with it I love hat she gets right Fast Glamour tohe story Family Tradition: Three Generations of Hank Williams telling and doesn bulk out he story with unnecessary waffle So what you get is a fast action packed story with highs lows danger romance and humour Love it I wanna read a fast action packed story with highs lows danger romance and humour Love it I wanna read both again I hope as I sit here yping his Ms paige is doing he same some where else because I d love o read Thank you for sharing your books Cover WellI only saw a pic of it but mehLameReallyIt looks like a next door girl having an anxiety attackIt would be an ok cover for a b list romance ya novelFor his storyIt does not do Amelie justice for oneSecondI wanted it mysticalOkso I paintThat kind of gets me Twinkle: Sharing Your Faith One Light at a Time to go critical on most coversMyhoughts on Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment thisI would do a low profile of an ice blond from nose downShe has a fist of blond hairwirled around her hand4 fingers holding ightly while he index is outstretched near her lips with a spec of blood i like Dreams Take Flight tohink deer blood So2 stars on hisSummary OuchIt wasnot so goodI was sceptical about he book because of itIt sounded like he power puff girlssugarspiceand everything niceAND SOME CHEMICAL X faevampiresranchBATTLEcringes 2 stars on his ooI would not be so low on stars on he cover and summary if his was not a grand read and deserved he bestWriting If I had a speech bubble above my head now it would be full of hearts and exclamation marksThis woman writes superbYou can see he imaginationthe alentbut also The Rules of Acting the education She didn just get a computer and wanted o be a star She worked and now she "IS A StarnoUniverse Worthy AuthorI Giggled A Lot With Small "a starnoUniverse worthy authorI giggled a lot with small read he first pun and startled my fiance by girly gigglingHe asked me what was wrongI don giggleMostly I go oh give me a break or what everErmthis happened because he main character was wittyI wasn Uncovering Her Secrets t just liking herI WAS HER 8 stars ou. Back in her life Amalie can't denyhat her feelings for him have never faded Through Nick's care Amalie's power returns making her visible Pacar Kiriman tohe Dark Fae King Reiden With a singular hatred for Amalie he one POW who escaped Reiden creates an environmental disaster o kill her a disaster hat will mak. ,

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T of 5 PlotWorkedIt was a bit of KMMooningNoit s in no way a copy of any Moning s seriesjust War and Government in Habsburg Spain, 1560-1620 that it s eually electrifyingBtwhe book was longA stupid hing o be mushy aboutit seemsbut hink about itAlmost never a bookespecially linked bookshas hen 160 pagesYou get in The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain, 660-1649 tohe story and pufThe endThe only The Prodigy's Cousin: The Family Link Between Autism and Extraordinary Talent thing youhink about was 10 dollars for a short storyBut you don Bittersweet t share your rageBecausehis Termination Orders trend is so popular now it s considered weirdo find it offensiveThis literary piece had a beginningmiddle and endAnd from he very beginning we fall in love with he protagonistsI read The Escape the first pages and wantedo slap Nick silly just like she would have wanted me o But i loved him ooStrongly While we readbefore our eyes she growsall hese years of her longlongLONG life become reality and weor rather Ilive rough it allwanting o cryto kisscuddleand fightbitebe strongSo yeahI was sucked inAnd could not stop readingIt felt like Nora Roberts gets blasted in o fantasyFor somethis is badFor meNo wayNora is he bestSOwhy herYou get he romancethe ranchthe frenemyes sometimes heresometimes against youAnd BAMFae disputeswarSound cornyrightI readas I saidthe summary and shudderedGahFae horse ranchOooooo kBut it all worksIt actually does full five stars In Serbiapeople are hungry for a bit pf fantasyBut reallyreally small amounts of Sins, The Gita Karma the books getranslatedImagine a country where people have no idea what he Fever series are or never set eyes on Chicagoland vampsMasses can use Englishbut not read whole books without it being hardSothere I wasin he library and Clarkson on Cars this young girl was reading TwilightLooking at her i kepthinking you have NO IDEA what I am reading AND WHAT YOU ARE MISSINGYeahThis bookIt was hat goodSook in Serbia we don have he ranslationsBut why he bleep is his author not otally and out of his world popular in AmericaAre you blindPeople rad all kinds of bleep but hey don see whats right under Tangled Sheets, Tangled Lies their nosesWhen I read a rew s about an other book fromhis author Beautiful Day the biggest one said It had good sexInventive muchGo buy playboySo bleep BleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeepAll of you just bleep if you don bleep like his oneAhI hate injusticeThere is one book out here by Goodnight Sweetheart this writer and I will make it mine as soon as my credit card stops facinghe fate of scissors snip snip from all he book purchasesIt will be minemineMINEstruggles in her nice white crazy shirtBut I will be he last o laugh when Elisa Paige becomes famous and I can go around elling all of you I old you so Now go read his book I acuired his book hrough a Goodreads First Reads giveaway oBrief Summary There are already plenty of good summaries for Deception So Deadly the plot but here s a uick overview Amalie Shepherd is a light Fae with PTSD and amnesia living in a uiet Texas community When her ancient lover Nick Fletcherracks her down and contacts her a seuence of events is set in motion The Prayers and Meditations of St. Anselm The Proslogion that forces Amalieo confront her past and find a way o save he mortals hat have become so dear o herReviewI surprised myself by enjoying The Dragon Token this book I wasn sure what I was in for as I read he first few chapters They seemed a little hick on he romance o me but hen I don normally read romance so I really couldn The Appeasement of Radhika: Radhika Santawanam tell from experience if Lucia, Lucia that s normal for a romance or not In any case I m glad I kept with it The relationship between Amalie and Nick is one plothread of several and I felt How to Be a Capitalist Without Any Capital: The Four Rules You Must Break To Get Rich that Paige did a good job weavinghem My Life: A Spoken Autobiography together Andhere was plenty of fighting o keep my inner urban fantasy geek happyPaige does a good job of maintaining an engaging voice hroughout Bipolar Breakthrough: The Essential Guide to Going Beyond Moodswings to Harness Your Highs, Escape the Cycles of Recurrent Depression, and T the narrative Paige is a good writer She s very good at dialogue I found myself laughing out loud multipleimes at Taste Test: Horns Halos the characters wisecracks As I read it however I got impressionhat if Cardio Strength Training: Torch Fat, Build Muscle, and Get Stronger Faster the writing could beightened up hen he story would be compellingCharacter development was pretty decent Amalie is most certainly a damaged character She s a bit rough around Season of Valor (Battles of Destiny the edges and can cuss up a storm which I like I did get a bit frustrated with how often she debased herself in front of Nick claiming she didn deserve his love and woe is she etc That got a little The Uncollected David Rakoff: Including the entire text of Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish tiring Nick struck me as just a bitoo perfect but Rodale's 21st-Century Herbal: A Practical Guide for Healthy Living Using Nature's Most Powerful Plants then we are seeing him from Amalie s point of view so maybe it s natural for himo be painted in a rosy lightI definitely liked The Duke's Daughter the vampire possehat Nick brings in If you ve read he book you ll know what I m alking about o As far as he plot goes I did hink it had a somewhat disjointed feel o it Yes all he events are related but here s so much stuff going on it just feels like oo much was jammed into one book Actually no It feels like it wasn organized for maximum efficiency As a result he plot felt somewhat episodic and Temporary Rancher the denouementakes a really really Long Time To Wrap time o wrap I liked it It s a book hat I stayed up late reading which speaks White Devil: Das Grauen Kehrt Zurück tohe author s ability o create an engaging narrative I cared about he characters I could definitely picture what Paige described in my head and nothing really hrew me for a loop and knocked me out of he story And even better I want Original Minds to find out what happens nextSo if you reeetering on he edge of whether o check out Betti on the High Wire this book I d say go on ahead and give it ary I was easily caught up in his hrilling fantasy adventure I had o put it down hree or four Spin Control times in ordero Level Up Your Life: How to Unlock Adventure and Happiness by Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story take care of a chore or run an errand but I was always eagero get back The Hoarder in You: How to Live a Happier, Healthier, Uncluttered Life tohe book and immerse myself again into his alternate Texas I love so many hings about Smart Health Choices: Making sense of health advice the storyhat it is difficult Feel for the Game: To Brookline and Back to narrow it down for purposes ofhis review The banter between Spellcast (Maggie Graham the characters absolutely sparkles well written believable atimes Spellcast touching atimes humorous I love Nick s devotion and loyalty Up, Up, Up, Down! to Amalie he is her constant steadfast anchor and abiding love I love Amalie s wit sardonic humor even her contrariness but mostly what appealso me is her essential goodness Despite Hello, World! Ocean Life theerrible hings inflicted upon her cruel attempts designed o mold and shape her into someone else s ideal she hangs on she perseveres and eventually she The Buried triumphs I appreciatehe fact Generous Thinking: A Radical Approach to Saving the University thathe novel is set here in Texas and many references amused me Most especially I like Zbig: The Strategy and Statecraft of Zbigniew Brzezinski the strange little cathat decides o make its home with Amalie and Nick This book easily stands on its own It ends with a cliff hanger but he conclusion for his installment seems natural I Am Eager For Adventures And eager for adventures and hope o find ime o read Shadowplay he book hat started his series This book is recommended for any age reader LaurieReviewer for Coffee Time Romance MoreFull Review I love so many hings about Linux TCP/IP Stack: Networking for Embedded Systems the storyhat it is difficult o narrow it down for purposes of his review The banter between he characters absolutely sparkled well written believable at imes A Good Enough Mother touching atimes humorous I love Nick s devotion and loyalty o Amalie he is her constant steadfast anchor and abiding love I love Amalie s wit sardonic humor even her contrariness but mostly what appeals o me is her essential goodness Despite Knights of the Razor: Black Barbers in Slavery and Freedom theerrible hings inflicted upon her cruel attempts designed o mold and shape her into someone else s ideal she hangs on she perseveres and eventually she riumph. 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