Things are about to get Wicked in New Orleans.
Twenty-two year old Ivy Morgan isn’t your average college student. She, and others like her, know humans aren’t the only thing trolling the French Quarter for fun… and for food. Her duty to the Order is her life. After all, four years ago, she lost everything at the hands of the creatures she’d sworn to hunt, tearing her world and her heart apart.
Ren Owens is the last person Ivy expected to enter her rigidly controlled life. He’s six feet and three inches of temptation and swoon-inducing charm. With forest-green eyes and a smile that’s surely left a stream of broken hearts in its wake, he has an uncanny, almost unnatural ability to make her yearn for everything he has to offer. But letting him in is as dangerous as hunting the cold-blooded killers stalking the streets. Losing the boy she loved once before had nearly destroyed her, but the sparking tension that grows between them becomes impossible for Ivy to deny. Deep down, she wants… she needs more than what her duty demands of her, what her past has shaped for her.
But as Ivy grows closer to Ren, she realizes she’s not the only one carrying secrets that could shatter the frail bond between them. There’s something he’s not telling her, and one thing is for certain. She’s no longer sure what is more dangerous to her—the ancient beings threatening to take over the town or the man demanding to lay claim to her heart and her soul.
Tink saved this book for me.
I picked this book up during my winter break, because duh, Jennifer Armentrout.
For some reason, I had a hard time getting into it (at first). The protagonist didn't pull me in as fast as I usually get pulled in (by Jennifer Armentrout's books). I wasn't feeling the best friend. The guy was MEH at first. And then we met Tink. Now I'm not spoiling anything but the first 50 pages or so kinda dragged for me (a bit). But I hung in there and IM SO HAPPY I DID! I. Loved. This. Book. And. I. Can't. Wait. For. The. Next. One!!
So besides the fact that the beginning was a bit slow for me, I HIGHLY recommend this book. The characters turned around completely for me and I ended up loving all of them and now I'm not sure how I'm supposed to live without the second book.
Can I have the next book now?