Sweet Ruin

Sweet Ruin

Book - 2015
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Growing up, orphaned Josephine didn't know who or what she was--just that she was "bad," an outcast with strange powers. Her baby brother, Thaddeus, was as perfect as she was flawed : protecting him became her entire life. The day he was taken away began Jo's transition from angry girl ... to would-be superhero ... to enchanting villain.
Publisher: New York :, Gallery Books,, 2015
Edition: First Gallery Books hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781451649970
Branch Call Number: Fiction
Characteristics: viii, 421 pages ; 24 cm


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Apr 10, 2018

One of her best books ever!!! I did not want it to end. I hope to see more of these two Rune and Jo in future books

Jun 23, 2017

Another very good book in the Immortal After Dark series. At a very young age, Josephine took care of her baby brother, Thaddeus until she was killed and he was adopted. When she awoke in the morgue, she was confused and couldn't understand why she came back and what was happening to her. When Rune the Baneblood caught her scent, he was drawn to her. He decided to kidnap her until he could figure things out. They were attracted to each other and couldn't get enough of each other. She wanted a relationship with him, but he was used to using sex to get what he wanted or to use his poisoned blood to kill any other immortals that he hunted and couldn't say he would be faithful to her. When she learns that her brother is also an immortal, she wants to find him and be a family with him. They find they have a lot of enemies and Rune will do anything to protect her. I am really looking forward to the next book in this series.

May 15, 2016

loved it, couldn't put it down

Mar 15, 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed this book, loved the characters and how they tie into ones we already love. Josie and Rune captured my heart.
I enjoyed seeing where some of the threads tied into past books and characters and gave me a new prospective on a few from the last book. Nix the everseeing and Thaddus were both present and wonderful as always. A niggling question I also had in the back of my mind throughout the series but so slight I wasn't sure it would ever be answered was answered in this book. Made my day. A wonderful read.

Feb 10, 2016

Kresley Cole's Immortal After Dark series is great, this is one of my favourites, highly recommended. You do not have to read the other books in this series first but it is recommended as things will make more sense and you will also realize how special this book is.


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