By Thea Harrison
After creating a diplomatic pact with humankind and the opposite leaders of the Elder Races, Pia Cuelebre, mate to Dragos Cuelebre, Lord of the Wyr, reluctantly heads to Hollywood to spend per week with the sunshine Fae Queen, Tatiana, sooner than the busy Masque season hits ny in December.
Dragos hasn't ever permit the shortcoming of a call for participation cease him from doing whatever he sought after. Unwilling to enable his mate make the journey with no him, he travels to southern California in mystery to be with her.
But whilst an historical enemy launches a shattering attack opposed to the sunshine Fae, Dragos and Pia needs to intercede. The destruction threatens to unfold and strike a mortal blow opposed to all the magically talented, either human and Elder Race alike.
Working with the sunshine Fae to neutralize the risk, Dragos and Pia locate their private vulnerabilities challenged and their so much heavily held secrets and techniques threatened with exposure.
PIA DOES HOLLYWOOD is the second one a part of a three-story sequence approximately Pia, Dragos, and their son, Liam. every one tale stands by myself, yet fanatics will need to learn all 3: DRAGOS is going TO WASHINGTON, PIA DOES HOLLYWOOD, and LIAM TAKES long island.
Read or Download Pia Does Hollywood (Elder Races, Book 8.6) PDF
Similar paranormal phenomena books
She is a chic princess displaced from her domestic. he's a coarse sea captain with a middle of gold. ..
To get away the conflict 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 american citizens, together with her feisty red-haired bodyguard at her facet. This shelter holds friendly surprises, for the princess meets a somber gentleman in a dismal nook who gives you to teach her his global.
Trevain Murphy is a profitable crab fisherman who has spent his existence development an empire above the ocean, yet understands not anything of the larger empire underneath the skin. while a sleek dancer captures his awareness, he turns into serious about her out of date speech and precise mannerisms. studying that her father has lately died, he can't face up to 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 impressive secrets and techniques in 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 experience of a guy who concept the easiest a part of his lifestyles was once at the back of him, in simple terms to determine it has simply started. .. I don't be aware of what i used to be extra inspired with, the excellent writing of the writer, or her artistic genius. both method this novel will get my hearty advice if you take pleasure in any kind of fable. " - J. T. Thomas, Goodreads reviewer
"Scrieva's skill to infuse a moderate experience of irony into even the main somber passage was once a sheer pleasure to learn. The occasional use of sarcasm on the fee of the characters made the reader consider social gathering to a personal comic story, and created a snug intimacy. hence, greater than the other, I'll be determining up the sequel Fathoms of Forgiveness (Sacred Breath, #2). " - Sadie Forsythe, writer of The Weeping Empress
More reader reviews:
"I came upon this ebook 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 clinical. .. I'm no longer asserting this may be the hot Harry Potter, yet purely since it isn't really intended for children's eyes. " - Thomas M. Bernal
Reviews from readers:
"The writer is extremely inventive 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 awareness to aspect that made me believe like i used to be fairly there. " ★★★★★
"I can't contemplate one other booklet I've learn lately that so completely fed on me from the 1st click on of my Kindle to the final. " ★★★★★
"I favored that the Captain used to be unsuitable and ache, and never Mr. Stud muffin ideal. He felt genuine, as did each person else that's beautiful striking contemplating the fantastical global within which they inhabit. " ★★★★★
"Being a major fan of the television convey "The Deadliest Catch" (about Alaskan Fisherman), yet no longer one to typically examine a mermaid love tale, i used to be a bit of uncertain of what to anticipate with this novel. however the high quality writing and gripping narrative enticed me to learn alongside, and that i used to be quick swept up in a narrative that a ways surpassed all my (admittedly modest) expectancies! " ★★★★
"Sure there's the delusion surroundings approximately mermaids and undersea kingdoms and the battle. .. yet that used to be simply the surroundings for a cleverly written, deeply emotional and complicated story that hits many layers with nuance and finesse. " ★★★★★
About the Author:
Nadia Scrieva is myth author who believes her Anthropology measure is better utilized in developing compelling subterranean or extraterrestrial lifestyles kinds. She additionally has deep fondness for double-edged, pointy objects.
She lives in Toronto, Canada without husband, no youngsters, and no pets. She does personal a truly beautiful houseplant which she sometimes recollects to water among her all-consuming writing marathons.
While Gwendolyn Jones inherits a Tennessee cabin from an exceptional aunt she by no means knew, she quits her activity and follows her dream to put in writing complete time. assembly a stranger in a neighborhood cemetery isn't a possibility she regularly takes, yet she wishes the knowledge on his flash force for an editorial she's writing on werewolves.
Welcome to Morganville, Texas. simply don't remain out after darkish. university freshman Claire Danvers has had sufficient of her nightmarish dorm state of affairs, the place the preferred women by no means allow her overlook simply the place she ranks within the school's social scene: someplace lower than 0. whilst Claire heads off-campus, the enforcing outdated apartment the place she unearths a room will not be far better.
The following Otherworld anthology from number 1 manhattan occasions bestselling writer Kelley Armstrong. ..
greater than a decade after Kelley Armstrong first opened the doorways to the Otherworld, lovers are nonetheless clamoring for extra. according to their demands—and to coincide with the Syfy community express in line with the series—Plume has signed up 3 Otherworld anthologies, every one of which revolves round a special topic. the second one within the trilogy, Otherworld secrets and techniques, positive factors fan-favorites reminiscent of Cassandra, Savannah, and Adam in infrequent and not earlier than released brief stories—plus a new novella. enthusiasts outdated and new will flock to this mystery-themed quantity to find the private secrets and techniques of this appealing world.
• lifestyles After robbery (Hope and Karl)
• Forbidden (Elena and Clay)
• Angelic (Eve and Kristof)
• The Ungrateful lifeless (Jaime)
• Zen and the artwork of Vampirism (Zoe)
• Counterfeit Magic (Paige and Lucas)
- River Run: Adventures on the Edge of Enlightment
- Crisscross (Repairman Jack, Book 8)
- Silent Orchids (The Age of Alandria, Book 1)
- The Devil You Know (Nick Englebrecht, Book 1)
Additional info for Pia Does Hollywood (Elder Races, Book 8.6)
Not a dime,” he said virtuously. ” He sighed, his lovely face serious. “Bella, the last real birthday any of us had was Emmett in 1935. Cut us a little slack, and don’t be too difficult tonight. ” It always startled me a little when he brought up things like that. ” “I probably should warn you . ” “When I say they’re all excited . . ” I choked. ” The rest of Forks was under the impression 23 that the older Cullens had gone off to college this year, to Dartmouth, but I knew better. ” “But . .
The kiss began much the same as usual—Edward was as careful as ever, and my heart began to overreact like it always did. And then something seemed to change. Suddenly his lips became much more urgent, his free hand twisted into my hair and held my face securely to his. And, though my hands tangled in his hair, too, and though I was clearly beginning to cross his cautious lines, for once he didn’t stop me. His body was cold through the thin quilt, but I crushed myself against him eagerly. When he stopped it was abrupt; he pushed me away with gentle, firm hands.
I’d spent decades considering the idea of creating a companion for myself. Just one other creature who could really know me, rather than what I pretended to be. But I could never justify it to myself—doing what had been done to me. “There Edward lay, dying. It was clear that he had only hours left. ” Carlisle saw it all again, his memory unblurred by the intervening century. I could see it clearly, too, as he spoke—the despair of the hospital, the overwhelming atmosphere of death. Edward burning with fever, his life slipping away with each tick of the clock .