Drowning Mermaids (Sacred Breath, Book 1) by Nadia Scrieva

By Nadia Scrieva

She is a sublime princess displaced from her domestic. he's a coarse sea captain with a middle of gold...

To get away the warfare in her underwater nation, the noble daughter of a murdered king needs to flee to Alaska. Doing all she will to maintain her more youthful sisters secure, Aazuria attempts to assimilate and paintings one of the americans, together with her feisty red-haired bodyguard at her part. This shelter holds friendly surprises, for the princess meets a somber gentleman in a gloomy nook who provides to teach her his global.
Trevain Murphy is a profitable crab fisherman who has spent his existence construction an empire above the ocean, yet is familiar with not anything of the larger empire underneath the skin. whilst a sleek dancer captures his consciousness, he turns into fascinated by her outdated speech and exact mannerisms. studying that her father has lately died, he can't withstand extending his kindness in providing to lead and shield her.
As it turns into transparent that the dark-haired lady is far greater than she turns out, Trevain is unprepared to discover the spectacular secrets and techniques at the back of her blameless facade. Neither the captain nor the princess can think that their lives turns into forcibly entwined as a typical enemy threatens either one of their worlds...

Praise for Drowning Mermaids:

"...A sizzling romance among not going characters, a warfare raging unseen to human eyes, and the unforeseen event of a guy who idea the easiest a part of his lifestyles used to be at the back of him, in basic terms to determine it has simply begun...I don't recognize what i used to be extra inspired with, the excellent writing of the writer, or her inventive genius. both manner this novel will get my hearty suggestion if you get pleasure from any form of fantasy." - J.T. Thomas, Goodreads reviewer

"Scrieva's skill to infuse a moderate experience of irony into even the main somber passage used to be a sheer pleasure to learn. The occasional use of sarcasm on the cost of the characters made the reader suppose get together to a personal funny story, and created a snug intimacy. consequently, greater than the other, I'll be making a choice on up the sequel Fathoms of Forgiveness (Sacred Breath, #2)." - Sadie Forsythe, writer of The Weeping Empress

More reader reviews:

"I came across this publication to be enticing, clever and good crafted. the writer Nadia Scrieva has a BA in Anthropology and English. It exhibits. Plot, pacing and modifying are all good performed. attention-grabbing anthropological tidbits are sprinkled in." - Wren Doloro

"Ms. Scrieva makes use of a Darwinian method of the lore that's fresh and scientific... I'm now not announcing it will be the hot Harry Potter, yet merely since it isn't really intended for children's eyes." - Thomas M. Bernal

Reviews from readers:

"The writer is extremely inventive and inventive, and intelligently so. The mythos in the back of the mermaids was once designated (at least to me) and completely defined with an resourceful awareness to element that made me believe like i used to be rather there." ★★★★★

"I can't think about one other e-book I've learn lately that so absolutely ate up me from the 1st click on of my Kindle to the last." ★★★★★

"I preferred that the Captain used to be improper and anguish, and never Mr. Stud muffin ideal. He felt genuine, as did each person else that's lovely extraordinary contemplating the fantastical global during which they inhabit." ★★★★★

"Being a tremendous fan of the television convey "The Deadliest Catch" (about Alaskan Fisherman), yet now not one to commonly examine a mermaid love tale, i used to be a little uncertain of what to anticipate with this novel. however the top of the range writing and gripping narrative enticed me to learn alongside, and that i used to be fast swept up in a narrative that a ways surpassed all my (admittedly modest) expectations!" ★★★★

"Sure there's the delusion environment approximately mermaids and undersea kingdoms and the war... yet that used to be simply the surroundings for a cleverly written, deeply emotional and intricate story that hits many layers with nuance and finesse." ★★★★★

About the Author:

Nadia Scrieva is fable author who believes her Anthropology measure is better utilized in growing compelling subterranean or extraterrestrial lifestyles kinds. She additionally has deep fondness for double-edged, pointy objects.
She lives in Toronto, Canada with out husband, no youngsters, and no pets. She does personal a really appealing houseplant which she sometimes recollects to water among her all-consuming writing marathons.

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Drowning Mermaids (Sacred Breath, Book 1)

She is a sublime princess displaced from her domestic. he's a coarse sea captain with a center of gold. ..

To break out the battle in her underwater country, the noble daughter of a murdered king needs to flee to Alaska. Doing all she will be able to to maintain her more youthful sisters secure, Aazuria attempts to assimilate and paintings one of the american citizens, together with her feisty red-haired bodyguard at her part. This safe haven holds friendly surprises, for the princess meets a somber gentleman in a dismal nook who offers to teach her his international.
Trevain Murphy is a winning crab fisherman who has spent his existence construction an empire above the ocean, yet is familiar with not anything of the higher empire underneath the outside. while a swish dancer captures his consciousness, he turns into fascinated about her outdated speech and precise mannerisms. studying that her father has lately died, he can't withstand extending his kindness in providing to steer and shield her.
As it turns into transparent that the dark-haired lady is far greater than she turns out, Trevain is unprepared to discover the astonishing secrets and techniques at the back of her blameless facade. Neither the captain nor the princess can think that their lives turns into forcibly entwined as a standard enemy threatens either one of their worlds. ..

Praise for Drowning Mermaids:

". .. A scorching romance among not likely characters, a conflict raging unseen to human eyes, and the unforeseen event of a guy who proposal the simplest a part of his lifestyles was once in the back of him, in simple terms to determine it has simply began. .. I don't recognize what i used to be extra inspired with, the excellent writing of the writer, or her artistic genius. both approach this novel will get my hearty advice if you get pleasure from any form of fable. " - J. T. Thomas, Goodreads reviewer

"Scrieva's skill to infuse a moderate feel of irony into even the main somber passage used to be a sheer pleasure to learn. The occasional use of sarcasm on the price of the characters made the reader believe get together to a personal comic story, and created a comfy intimacy. hence, greater than the other, I'll be selecting up the sequel Fathoms of Forgiveness (Sacred Breath, #2). " - Sadie Forsythe, writer of The Weeping Empress

More reader reviews:

"I came across this booklet to be enticing, clever and good crafted. the writer Nadia Scrieva has a BA in Anthropology and English. It indicates. Plot, pacing and modifying are all good performed. fascinating anthropological tidbits are sprinkled in. " - Wren Doloro

"Ms. Scrieva makes use of a Darwinian method of the lore that's clean and medical. .. I'm now not announcing it will be the hot Harry Potter, yet purely since it isn't intended for children's eyes. " - Thomas M. Bernal

Reviews from readers:

"The writer is extremely artistic and innovative, and intelligently so. The mythos in the back of the mermaids used to be distinctive (at least to me) and completely defined with an creative cognizance to aspect that made me suppose like i used to be relatively there. " ★★★★★

"I can't reflect on one other booklet I've learn lately that so completely ate up me from the 1st click on of my Kindle to the final. " ★★★★★

"I preferred that the Captain was once fallacious and anguish, and never Mr. Stud muffin ideal. He felt actual, as did each person else that is beautiful impressive contemplating the fantastical international within which they inhabit. " ★★★★★

"Being a massive fan of the television convey "The Deadliest Catch" (about Alaskan Fisherman), yet now not one to as a rule examine a mermaid love tale, i used to be a bit of uncertain of what to anticipate with this novel. however the fine quality writing and gripping narrative enticed me to learn alongside, and that i was once fast swept up in a narrative that some distance surpassed all my (admittedly modest) expectancies! " ★★★★

"Sure there's the delusion environment approximately mermaids and undersea kingdoms and the warfare. .. yet that was once simply the atmosphere for a cleverly written, deeply emotional and intricate story that hits many layers with nuance and finesse. " ★★★★★

About the Author:

Nadia Scrieva is delusion author who believes her Anthropology measure is healthier utilized in growing compelling subterranean or extraterrestrial lifestyles kinds. She additionally has deep fondness for double-edged, pointy objects.
She lives in Toronto, Canada with out husband, no children, and no pets. She does personal a really appealing houseplant which she sometimes recollects to water among her all-consuming writing marathons.

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