From New York Times Bestselling author Elisabeth Naughton, comes SURRENDER, a new novella in her House of Sin Series, brought to you by 1,001 Dark Nights! Be sure to grab your copy today!Author: Elizabeth Naughton
Series: House of Sin #3.5
Genre: Erotic Romance
Publisher: Evil Eye Concepts, Incorporated
Release Date: June 12th 2018
My Rating: 4 Cups
Source: InkSlinger PR
Blurb (from Goodreads):
From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Elisabeth Naughton comes a new story in her House of Sin series…*Disclaimer: I received an eARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. This does not influence my rating or the content of my review in any way.
The leaders of my House want her dead.
The men I’ve secretly aligned myself with want her punished for screwing up their coup.
I’ve been sent by both to deal with her, but one look at the feisty redhead and I’ve got plans of my own.
Before I carry out anyone else’s orders, she’s going to give me what I want. And only when I’m satisfied will I decide if she lives or dies.
Depending, of course, on just how easily she surrenders…
**Disclaimer: This book contains mature content. As a result, my review may contain references to content intended for mature audiences only.
Although I'm familiar with Naughton's work, I've never read her House of Sin series, so I was very excited to read this novella and get introduced to the world of the Houses that rule the world.
Surrender is the story of Marco and Felicity as they try to piece together the mystery of who wants to harm Felicity and why. It's a dangerous, thrilling endeavor that I really enjoyed to see unfolding, and it made me really curious about the rest of the series. Marco and Felicity certainly have a lot of chemistry, but I wished we had more time seeing them outside of their roles and the rules of their world.
Because this was my first time reading a story from this series, I was a bit confused about the rules of the game. At times I felt a little bit lost, which is surprising to me because it was such a difference than my first experience with her Eternal Guardians series. I kept wishing I had more background information about the Houses, who the members were, what they actually did and why, what the rules within the Houses were. It didn't keep me from fully enjoying the book, but it did prove difficult when I tried connecting with the characters.
The story is pretty fast paced and I loved the hint of mystery and the danger that seemed to be very present in every scene. Although the romance felt a little bit rushed, it makes sense for a story this short. As short as the story was, however, it was action packed and I really enjoyed reading it.
All in all, I really enjoyed the story and I am very, very curious about the entire series.
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