Saturday, May 18, 2013

Unleash - Felicity Heaton Book Review & Giveaway

Unleash

by Felicity Heaton
 
 
A powerful vampire lost deep in his bloodlust, Snow is a savage animal, mindless with rage and a thirst for violence, and trapped with no hope of awakening from an endless nightmare… until a song draws him up from the abyss, restoring his sanity but leaving him haunted by the sweet feminine scent of lilies and snow, and fragmented familiar lyrics.
When the mysterious and beautiful songstress reappears in Snow’s room at Vampirerotique, she awakens a fierce protective streak and stirs dark desires that drive him to claim her as his female, even when he knows his touch will destroy her innocence.
A single forbidden taste is all it takes to unleash emotions in Aurora that she shouldn’t possess, tearing her between duty and desire, and luring her into surrendering to her wildfire passion and embracing hungers that burn so hotly they threaten to consume them both.
One act of kindness can lead to one thousand acts of sin though, each a black mark against the bearer’s soul and another grain of sand that slips through an hourglass. The clock is ticking and time is almost up. Can beauty save the beast?



Download a five chapter sample at: http://www.felicityheaton.co.uk/ebooks.php?title=Unleash

Available in e-book from:
Amazon Kindle: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CU8EURE/
Amazon Kindle UK: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00CU8EURE/
Amazon Kindle Germany: http://www.amazon.de/dp/B00CU8EURE/
Amazon Kindle France: http://www.amazon.fr/dp/B00CU8EURE/
Amazon Kindle Canada: http://www.amazon.ca/dp/B00CU8EURE/
Apple iBookstore US: http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/isbn9781909306059
Apple iBookstore UK: http://itunes.apple.com/gb/book/isbn9781909306059
Apple iBookstore Australia: http://itunes.apple.com/au/book/isbn9781909306059
Apple iBookstore Canada: http://itunes.apple.com/ca/book/isbn9781909306059
Apple iBookstore New Zealand: http://itunes.apple.com/nz/book/isbn9781909306059
Kobo Books: http://www.kobobooks.com/search/search.html?q=9781909306059
Available in paperback from:
Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/dp/1484164210/
Amazon.co.uk: http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1484164210/


My review



Unleash is an intense, wild rollercoaster ride with fiery characters, tortured souls and a past that pulls at the heart strings.


I was given an Arc of Unleash and have to say I devoured it. I’m sure that I was not the only one awaiting the arrival of Snow's story. ** sigh **


 

Felicity certainly did not disappoint in this much awaited instalment.
 
We see a different side to Snow we have never seen and I have to say he is just pure ** Smoking Hotness**.  Perfectly flawed - sexyliscious and a soul that just needed a little understanding.
Many a times I felt for Snow - his past that still haunts him, his future that awaits him and a woman who is willing to look past his past flaws just to love him. I have to say that many a times, my heart broke for Snow - reliving past mistakes seemed to take its toll on his overall willingness to believe he deserved something more.

 

 I loved Aurora's such caring side. I have to say this is my favourite book in this series, and will be re-reading it again.

 

Her character was certainly not flawless; she was angelic in her own ways more than the celestial beings that ended up in the end of the story.

 

Snow and Aurora are from two different worlds, but when the chemistry becomes apparent neither can stop it. Aurora‘s constant faith in Snow just gave me Goosebumps. I think she is one of my favourite characters to date. So very brave, loving and strong. Beautiful inside and out and willing to do anything to save him, and his soul. (( sniff sniff )

 

But a love like this - there is consequences. The one above is not impressed and will wreak havoc on both Snow and Aurora testing Snow like no one has ever. 

 

The romance sub-plot between Snow and Aurora weaves its way throughout the story. The romance is gradually paced and the love is just sizzling. Hot and downright – Volcanic ….. You will feel the steam wafting off the pages. I had to say I was just a tad jealous of Aurora at times ;) grins.

 

Overall, if you love romance stories and characters with enough depth to match the action, suspense and kick arse scenes. Then this story is for you.

 

Unleashed is packed to the brim with a strong plot. Memorable characters with a loveable heroine and a kick arse strong and caring Vampire. Who certainly knows how to protect the ones he loves, right till the very end.

 

Felicity Heaton once again weaves her magic in this instalment - giving us vivid descriptions throughout, memorable characters, and characters brought forth from previous instalments.

 

This is a full length novel, and I have to say -----

 

The best yet in this series.

 

A must read.

 
Snow and UNLEASH   is everything I could’ve wanted in this book and more



Felicity has a fantastic giveaway going at the moment - click Here  to enter and win some wonderful goodies.







 


2 comments:

Herding Cats - Burning Soup said...

It sounds fantastic! I really need to pick up this series soon. I've read a bunch of others from Felicity and loved them but haven't gotten to these yet. So sounds like I'm missing out!! Glad you enjoyed it!

~Anna
herding cats & burning soup

Felicity Heaton said...

Thanks for the fab review of Unleash! I'm glad you enjoyed Snow's romance.