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Nightshade: A Dark Paranormal Gothic Romance
Nightshade: A Dark Paranormal Gothic Romance | Keri Lake
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A love so forbidden, it would shake the heavens ... My father called them messengers. He once told me they walked among us, and that somewhere in this dark and godless city, there shined a faint sliver of hope. I had only to look for the signs. Well, I've spent my whole life investigating the inexplicable, and all I've found are the unsettling vestiges of iniquity - the evidence of another world shrouded by the obscure. Purgatory to some, where depravity hides in shadows, and girls like me are little more than delicious bites of temptation. Others call it Nightshade. This peculiar place is where I first met the cold and callous recluse living in a decaying cliffside cathedral. Jericho Van Croix is the epitome of everything I've been told to fear. A raven-winged harbinger who wears intrigue like a warm black cloak. An enigma that I'm determined to unravel - even if it means getting closer than I should. One touch is forbidden. Even so much as a kiss would be my demise. But the sin on his lips burns me up like a wild flame, and his growing infatuation weakens my resolve. Giving him what he wants, though, will mean no chance for redemption, or escape. What's worse is, the signs I've followed yet failed to see all these years begin to unmask a terrifying reality: That falling may be my only saving grace.
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KristiAhlers
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️. I 100% LOVED this book. The world building the characters…it does start off slow…but y‘all stick with it…you‘ll thank yourself when you do. This chunkster is book 1 in a duet and yes, I‘ve got the second one put down for November already! #LittensLoveRomance #GothicRomance #TeamMonsterMash #Scarathlon @StayCurious

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MrsBibliophile
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This was sensual. Surprising. Beautifully dark, tragically lovely. I was shocked that I would like a book like this! However I did enjoy A Court of Thorn and Roses by Sarah Maas and I would place this novel in the same bracket. So if you're a fan of Sarah Maas, or even of some of Keri Lakes other works, (Master of Salt and Bones (loved/reviewed), or The Isle of Sin and Shadows (also loved/reviewed)) add this to your tbr!

📚📖Happy Reading!📖📚