Alien Chastity Belt eI yield This stretches credulity too much for my tastes I love medieval romance and this is the second time I ve read the book something I rarely do There is lots of action andxcitement that carries the reader from page to page The author did a good job of portraying the hero Bryce PrincetonMy only criticm would be that the numerous twists turns and complications are almost too much and I found myself wondering when the two protagonists would finally admit their love I truly njoyed this although honestly I m not sure I would have njoyed it uite as much if I d read it instead of listening to the audio It was very long and I sit in front of a computer all day reading tiny lines of code my poor Lawbreakers Suspense Stories eyes and head are losing their tolerance for long tomes such as this Plus I think the narrator did anxcellent job Some may nitpick about her not doing a French accent but I d rather forgo the accent than listen to one that is poorly done Plus she really kept the listener HIPPO IN THE GARDEN engaged and added to the sense of suspense andxcitementThe setting is medieval Sometime during the hundreds of years "That France And England "France and England trying to destroy one another The story is action packed and full of twists and turns that were not always predictable I was on the Spinal Trauma edge of my seat at times unable to find a good stopping place so I could go to bedtc It all takes place in 5 6 months time but so much happens that it s almost hard to believe There are other things that are a bit unbelievable but I was able to overlook them and still highly Shadow (New Species, enjoy the story Yet I must uibble because Injoy complaining Plus if I wasn t 細味人生100篇 emotionallyngaged I wouldn t care nough to bitch
about it The heroine Ryen De Bouries aka The Angel of Death leads a French army against the English with her it The heroine Ryen De Bouries aka The Angel of Death leads a French army against the English with her older brothers under her command Huh I could have asily swallowed that she was a knight under their command yet highly regarded for her wit and strategic mind When I think of a female knight I can t help picturing Brienne from HBO s Game of Thrones who is as big as a man and would never be described as conventionally feminine Ryen on the other hand is not very large She s described as dainty and soft looking when not in armor and knows how to play the part of a Lady She
s skilled at swordplay and fighting but relies on her wit than her strength since she is skilled at swordplay and fighting but relies on her wit than her strength since she is as strong as the male knights I suppose it seemed dramatic to the author to have her command the army that captured the infamous English Lord the Prince of Darkness Bryce Princeton But I think it made the story less believableThere were times when our witty and cunning heroine is TSTL As a warrior who relies on brains not brawn I think she should have been consistently portrayed as sneaky and introspective about her actions than hot headed or MongoDB emotion. 16hrs 9minIn thisxciting medieval romance the French lady knight known as the Angel of Death wages a battle of wills and desires against her dreaded nemy the English warri.
Read The Angel and the PrinceAlly obvious For xample why the heck didn t she just pretend she was still locked in her room when Bryce Experiential Learning escaped her father s castle I fullyxpected her to do so It s what I would have done She
d have been off the hook Also she wakes up in an nemy stronghold after being unconscioushave been off the hook Also she wakes up in an nemy stronghold after being unconscious weeks She s being fed and well tended so I d think a rational person would cool their heals and not immediately try to scape in bare feet with only a small dagger when they could barely walk a few steps before hurling due to head injuries Still I liked her and couldn t give her the dreaded TSTL tag She was kind and very honorable although after 5 years of war you d think she d be less shocked about the brutal realities of war She stubbornly clung to a code of chivalry that veryone A New Philosophy of History else seemed to follow at their convenience Of course as the only woman she had to be the best and follow the rules to the letter That s how it works when you re in the minorityThe hero was the ultimate bad ass and could be swoon worthy in his protectiveness toward Ryen and his love for his son Still there were times I wanted to smack the crap out of him They both did a lot of wavering on their feelings for one another since they werenemies but he was downright split personality at times Ryen was much consistent in her treatment of him than he of her He could be flat out cruel Also I m still torn on how I feel about his way of life He lived in a castle that was dirty smelly and as far from civilized as you can imagine He was hardly Abortion, Choice, and Contemporary Fiction ever there but when he did return I would have thought he d try to straighten things up The deal with letting the peasants starve unless they fought for food was possibly historically accurate but off putting Like Ryen I don t see how he could watch children starve shrug his shoulders and say only the strong survive Then again that s probably how it was in medieval England Peasants were basically chattel Just a random pop culture observation I couldn t help thinking of the Winchester boys from Supernatural during the H s imprisonment Head injuries galore and beatings no one could just bounce back from in ten minutes I ve always said that in real life the Winchesters would be drooling somewhere in a long term care facility Same goes for our herospecially since his angel had no nifty special healing powersSome spoilery musingsview spoilerWho the heck was the dead guy in the moat I assumed it Was Bryce S Companion But Turns Out He Survived The Bryce s companion but turns out he survived the Did they just randomly have people falling in this moat and drowning on a regular basisWhy the hell was Bryce so vicious to Ryen when she asked about the fate of her brothers This was during a time when he was just waiting for the French King to refuse his outrageous ransom demands so he could basically own her His plan wa. Or known as the Prince of Darkness Those who whisper her name in fear and awe call her the Angel of Death She is a French warrior dedicated to fighting the English In place S to make her his mistress and it was clear that he wanted her to be a willing one Laughing about the deaths of someone s family members and then mocking any tears is NOT the way to get a willing bed partner I loved her response to him in that scene I m sure he felt about 2 inches tallWhy did Bryce have her surviving brother Lucien in his dungeons All French prisoners were supposed to have been killed after the big battle he and Ryen were both captured in Did he ask the King to spare Lucien s life as well If so why He just locked him away in a filthy dungeon and told him Ryen was dead and told Ryen he was dead Her brother was cracked so Bryce supposedly lied to protect Ryen If so why was he such a bastard about the whole thing he could have taken better care of Lucien or put him out of his misery The mentally health system in medieval Europe was nonexistent Who d have thoughtAlso Ryen should have been far furious about this than she was She was angry and determined to free Lucien but she was still going to stay behind after freeing him because she d given Bryce her word she wouldn t leave I may have stayed behind to kick his ass but I d have thought the whole lying about my brother being dead and mocking my tears for him while he was locked in a dungeon with no light no sanitation and rats all around would have negated any promises I su The Cover is Beautiful and I want it painted on my bedroom wall 1996 Zebra books cover When I saw the cover i was in love I was looking for a medieval book with a tough heroine and and alpha male and boy did I find itGREAT book The HeroineRyen is a Knightwarrior woman but not so much that you can t see she is still a woman She i basically a tomboy hates dresses rather be out side with the boys type of girl So when she meets ByrceThe Prince Of Darkness she knows all about his legand and he calls her beautiful under the influence of tuth powder anyway with his being so sexy and mysterious and stuff she obviously wants to jump his bones But never dreams of it until her BROTHERAndre suggests she let of some steam with him Problem Ryen is a virgin having never being interested in men as she is in Byrce The HeroByrceNeeds to be directed to my
bedroom That is all He is completely Possessive and oh so honerable He is also ready toThat is all He is completely Possessive and oh so honerable He is also ready to yell the SHE IS MINE and YOU ARE MINE s at Lexikon der Medizin-Irrtümer even given momentI loved itThe only let downs about this book is that view spoiler The hero s friend Talbot tells Ryen that while she was sick he slept with another woman WE NEVER GET TO SEE HER RAGE AT AT HIM She dosentven mention it He is all for the have you slept with someone FRITZI auf Sylt - ÖLMALEREI - Kunst in Fotobrillant-Druck else but she was like Mums the word Readers know that No he did not sleep with anyonelse through out the novel but still i would of loved to see her get all jealous hide spoile. F glittering ball gowns she wears shining armor Instead of practicing the gentler arts she wields a killing sword He is an English lord known as the dreaded Prince of Darknes. ,