The last thing Skylar wants is exactly what she needs
A serial killer is killing women in Crescent City. Skylar Gautier, New Orleans cop, and alpha female is determined to track and catch the killer herself. As she closes in on the killer, Travis Nichols, her fated mate shows up, ready for happy ever after. He is a distraction she does not need or want.
At first the killer thinks it is a great game to lead the female cop on but then he discovers her secret and now she is the hunted. He wants her for his piece de resistance. Her lifeforce will make him stronger than the master.
A premonition shows Skylar the darkness covering the land. It will take two alpha mates working together to create something only ever heard of in legends to stop the evil. They will both have to give up something and risk everything.
A female Prowl Leader? Unthinkable. It’s what Becca Duran has dealt with since the sudden, tragic death of her brother. Now, the leopard council demands she mates an alpha, whether she loves him or not. Given no choice, Becca takes a chance on Gerri Wilder’s PDA. It should be simple. Get a match and move on. Except, it’s not. It’s hard (thick and hard) with large muscles and a panty-wetting smile.
Jaylon Ross has thirty days to find a mate to help solidify his pack or face the consequences of an unhappy council. Forcing his hand, he makes an appointment with Gerri for help, but stumbles into the answer to his prayers in the heart of Manhattan. A sexy, curvy, sarcastic feline he dreams of stroking and wants to hear purr.
The two collide and more than instant sparks ignite with an attraction neither can ignore. Of course, nothing is as easy as it seems. Becca’s past and Jaylon’s present throw a monkey wrench into what should be so simple. Now they fight to find a way to stay together. Oh, and alive
3.0 out of 5 stars Hot, Steamy, and Full of Love
Reviewed in the United States on November 30, 2019
Piece of Tail is the thirteenth standalone novel in the Paranormal Dating Agency series by Milly Taiden. In this book Becca Durran is the Prowl Leader of a leap of leopard shifters who needs to find someone to marry. Jaylon Ross is the Alpha of a pack of wolf shifters and needs to find a mate. Both are told by their respective councils that it doesn't matter if they marry for love or not. So both turn to a dating agency to solve their problems.
I do like that Becca is a little chubby. Not overweight but at least not one of the many skinny protagonists you find in novels like this. I also like that Jaylon is more than accepting of something terrible that happened in her past. It was at that moment I thought of him as a really good guy and not merely a good romantic lead.
The book does a good job at showing the pair falling in love. It is both cute and more than a little erotic. I actually hated when the plot showed its ugly little head because I wouldn't have minded a book full of Becca and Jaylon being cute with each other.
The one problem I had was with the antagonist that shows up around half-way through the book. The Leopard Council changes their tune really quickly about an old ruling so something that should have been a bigger deal, isn't. But at least he lasts as a villain much longer than I thought he would.
I would recommend Piece of Tail for those who have body issues and want to find a fictional boyfriend to take away their problems.
5.0 out of 5 stars Wolf meets leopard!!!
Reviewed in the United States on June 2, 2017
Milly Taiden struck gold showcasing Geri Wilder's matchmaking talents! This time pairing a hot, sexy alpha wolf with an alpha leopard as his fated mate! But nothing is ever that easy when forgotten secrets from the past rise up to complicate things! As usual, once I pick up a book by this amazing author I have to keep snacks and drinks close by because I know I won't be putting it down until the conclusion! Perfectly formed characters set forth down attention grabbing storylines, I feel I just can't enough! Every story has left me smiling and happy! And by the way, that scene with Geri at the end? Totally keep hoping for a book on. That!
5.0 out of 5 stars Loved it!!
Reviewed in the United States on October 5, 2017
Becca and Jaylon both leaders of their Leap and pack were both informed that they must find mates. That's where Gerri comes in. Both had a list of characteristics that they wanted in a mate but Gerri gave them what they needed. In a seemingly accidental meeting both found their one true mate. But all we're not happy with their union. This book has a dirty talking Alpha who isn't afraid to take what's his and a fierce and fiesty heroine who was strong enough to let him. There is also violence, murder, mystery, betrayal, second chances, and more. Milly Taiden has done it again!! Read with caution. This series is highly addictive. Can't wait to read the next book!!!
5.0 out of 5 stars Two strong leaders make one unstoppable couple..
Reviewed in the United States on June 3, 2017
This book was soooo good...It was a very emotional story that I could not put down... My heart broke for Becca so much loss and betrayal in her life that finding Jaylon seems to good to be true.....Jaylon makes a deal to find a mate in 30 days he contacts Gerri for help to satisfy his pack, never expecting to run into his mate on his own in the city or that she was also there to meet Gerri Wilder to appease her prime and find a mate... The sparks fly and nothing is simple for these two but they wont give up without a fight... I loved this book ...
Touch of Fate bridges the gap between Jean-Michel and Darby’s love story chronicled in the Wayward Mates and Tangled Vines series and the new Fated Legacy series set to begin on September 23, 2021, with the release of Touch of Darkness.
Part One is set in 2028 on the tenth anniversary of Jean-Michel and Darby’s bonding. Part Two is set in 2038, on their twentieth anniversary. And Part three is set in 2048 on Jean-Michel’s 50th Birthday.
Throughout the novella, readers will get to catch up with a lot of their favorite couples and be introduced to the next generation who will populate the novels of the Fated Legacy series.
Hang on to your hat!Reviewed in the United States on August 23, 2021Verified PurchaseFirst things first, if you don’t remember all the couples and packs from Wayward Mates and Tangled Vines, you might want to pause a moment. All the couples AND their family are in this series. This story focuses on the New Orleans Pack. Both the current generation and the next are highlighted. The laughter and the tears will flow as you immerse yourself in the love to be found between Darby and Jean-Michael!
They say I died… they are wrong
Once more a malevolent presence threatens wolfen society. They say my love story with my fated mate, Darby, ended with my death, but they were wrong. They say my eldest son, Jean-Edouard, is nothing at all like me, they are wrong about that as well. They say a lot of things, but I will prove them wrong.
Amy Reads Romance 5.0 out of 5 stars Jean-Michele and Darby's continuation Reviewed in the United States on August 29, 2021 Verified Purchase This prequel to the Fated Legacy Series is a bridge between Jean-Michel and Darby's and friends' stories and their children. Jean-Michel and Darby's love story is one for the ages, and their chemistry is still off the charts hot. In 2028, they have been mated 10 years with three children, and are still very much in love. In 2038, their 20th anniversary year, their love is renewed, and they have added two more sons. In 2048, Jean-Michel is 50, and his son Jean-Edouard is poised to take over the pack of New Orleans, and is ready to claim his fated mate. Delta James' books are entertaining always, and I am particularly fond of her paranormal stories. This offshoot of one of my favorite series of hers is sure to be spectacular, and I cannot wait for the next!
sandee74 5.0 out of 5 stars Wow! Just wow! Reviewed in the United States on September 10, 2021 Verified Purchase Normally Delta James books, fated mate and corked series have me shaking my head, some I skip much off. But nonetheless I’m vested in her characters which are all amazing. Sometimes she gets carried away with the whole alpha male thing and it is a bit abusive and completely unrealistic but I must say this new series so far is the BEST! Ok I cried my ass off Darby and Jean Michael have always been one of her best couples and to think off them not dieing at the same time during a knot they fall asleep together to is heart wrenching. Thank god Delta had other ideas. This story is of their family and friends it’s definitely worth the read and I’m excited for the next, Little Skylar and Dax story.
Kindle Customer VINE VOICE 5.0 out of 5 stars I can't wait for more of this one Reviewed in the United States on September 1, 2021 Verified Purchase OMG, there is nothing not to love in 'Touch of Fate', Delta James' first book in her "Fated Legacy" series!! Getting to see characters that I've fallen in love with from her "Wayward Mates" and "Tangled Vines" series was phenomenal! There are three distinct parts to this book all with ten years between so we're seeing the different stages of Jean-Michele Gautier and Darby's relationship and how all these friends tie into their love of family. I laughed. I cried. I got butterflies in my stomach. I was thrilled. I can't wait for more of this one.
Sue B 5.0 out of 5 stars This was a simply wonderful read, the end of one era and the start of another Reviewed in the United States on August 22, 2021 This is the first book in the Fated Legacy Series and as always with all of Delta James books I am always excited to read the start of a new series and this was no different. It started with the wonderful celebration of the tenth anniversary of Jean-Michel Gautier and his Fated mate Darby becoming Fated Mates. Along with their three children and their friends and pack as they all come together to celebrate and wish their friends and Alpha and Mistress the very best. It was wonderful to reconnect with characters in her past books the women and now mates from Bae Dogal and their Alphas and their children who are already starting to make their way in their packs, the males are as dominant as their fathers and daughters are as stubborn and opinionated as their mothers and all would die to protect their pack and anyone in need of help. I do not want to give away too much about this book but I will say that I am not ashamed to say that I shed a tear at one point and I am sure other readers will do the same, after reading these books since the very beginning you feel an affinity for the characters almost as though they are friends you have come to know and regard fondly. I cannot wait for the next book in this two part series, I have loved reading about the children of the past alphas and their mates as they begin to make their own way in life, taking over the responsibility for their own packs and its members. I truly wonderful read. I assure you that you will love every moment of this book it is simply a fantastic read. I voluntarily received and review an Advanced Reader Copy I thoroughly enjoyed the book and look forward to reading “Touch Of Darkness” second book in this two part series. I look forward to any future publications; keep up all the great writing.Sue B 5.0 out of 5 stars This was a simply wonderful read, the end of one era and the start of another Reviewed in the United States on August 22, 2021 This is the first book in the Fated Legacy Series and as always with all of Delta James books I am always excited to read the start of a new series and this was no different. It started with the wonderful celebration of the tenth anniversary of Jean-Michel Gautier and his Fated mate Darby becoming Fated Mates. Along with their three children and their friends and pack as they all come together to celebrate and wish their friends and Alpha and Mistress the very best. It was wonderful to reconnect with characters in her past books the women and now mates from Bae Dogal and their Alphas and their children who are already starting to make their way in their packs, the males are as dominant as their fathers and daughters are as stubborn and opinionated as their mothers and all would die to protect their pack and anyone in need of help. I do not want to give away too much about this book but I will say that I am not ashamed to say that I shed a tear at one point and I am sure other readers will do the same, after reading these books since the very beginning you feel an affinity for the characters almost as though they are friends you have come to know and regard fondly. I cannot wait for the next book in this two part series, I have loved reading about the children of the past alphas and their mates as they begin to make their own way in life, taking over the responsibility for their own packs and its members. I truly wonderful read. I assure you that you will love every moment of this book it is simply a fantastic read. I voluntarily received and review an Advanced Reader Copy I thoroughly enjoyed the book and look forward to reading “Touch Of Darkness” second book in this two part series. I look forward to any future publications; keep up all the great writing.
Twenty-nine years ago, the Alpha of Paris tore her from my arms. Today, I’m going claim what’s mine.
Charlotte Beaufort’s origin pack plans to use her as a pawn in their power play. Daniel Lawson, the dashing intelligence agent at the American Embassy in Paris is her fated mate.
Char makes a deal with two of the most powerful Alphas in wolfen society—her uncle and the Alpha of Paris in exchange for Daniel’s life. When Char learns she is pregnant with Daniel’s child, her mate adopts the boy as his own. Many years later when Hunters kill her mate, Daniel knows it is time to reclaim his fated mate and his family.
It was long past time he went to collect them…
5.0 out of 5 stars OMG 😁
Reviewed in the United States on September 10, 2021
This was so good. I am not going to lie a few times I was close to tears. To be separated from your fated mate for so long. Delta thank you for using a older she-Wolf in your book. Notice I said older not old. Reading about Char makes me feel young. Daniel was a very patient and loving mate all those years and he never lost hope. This was truly a great read. I enjoyed The Tangled Vines Series very much. Great job Delta James.
4.0 out of 5 stars Lovers Reunited
Reviewed in the United States on September 9, 2021
This was the most emotional of all of the books in this series for me when fated mates
were torn apart without a thought for their happiness. I admired Charlotte’s resilience
and the length she went through to keep her fated mate plus her son safe. Daniel never
gave up on a future with Char and his son. He had no choice but to let them go, but
nothing was stopping him from claiming Char now that she was free from a loveless
marriage. Char tried to resist Daniel, but he was like a wildfire that threatened to
consume her. Char realized that Daniel and Raphaêl were as different as night and day.
Daniel respected her opinions while Raphaêl had been harsh and demanding, but she
was not prepared to be vulnerable again.
This was an entertaining story filled with action, danger, sizzling sex scenes, and just the
right amount of spankings. I enjoyed the inclusions of the characters from previous books.
The women continued to defy their men and wreck damage on their enemies. At the core
of it this was a true love story.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A entertaining shifter romance
Reviewed in the United States on September 9, 2021
It was a pleasure to read this suspenseful second-chance shifter romance & it will definitely capture the reader’s attention. The plot is well-written & has extremely good world building, with intense, emotional scenes. The main characters have interesting back-stories and one of them (a alpha male wolf, Daniel) was absolutely determined & stopped at nothing in order to finally claim his mate (Charlotte aka Char)
There is: wolf shifters, hunters, action, adventure, fated mates, twists & turns, intrigue, suspense, family/pack issues, deceit, betrayal, conspiracies, blackmail, vengeful feelings, conflict, danger, threats, retribution, defiance, discipline, spankings, domination/submission, contentment, steamy scenes, love & a well-deserved, satisfying conclusion for this couple. I honestly enjoyed reading this shifter romance & would recommend this shifter romance & the series to people who enjoy reading this genre.
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Miranda Colilla needs a mate. Fast. This curvy lioness wants a man she can bend to her will, who will stay out of her business, and let her lead like the alpha she is. She needs that mate urgently before the lions in her pride think she’s going to hand the reins over to one of them and let them tell her what to do. Not in this lifetime. When a wolf saves her hide, there’s more than just gratitude sparking between them.
Kasen Steel’s tired of women throwing themselves at him. As alpha of his pack, he can have any woman he wants. Problem is, he doesn’t want any of them. He wants a chase. He wants someone who isn’t taken in with his position. A chance meeting with a hot as hell lioness makes him want a close encounter of the naked kind with her. Wait, he’s already naked.
Kasen knows Andi’s perfect for him. She’s already making him crazy by denying their attraction and the fact she’s his mate. The hunt is on. Unfortunately for him, proving to Andi they’re right for each other is just one of the problems facing this alpha. Keeping her alive, when someone wants her dead, is another. But Kasen isn’t going to sit by and let anyone harm her. Now that he’s found his smart-assy mate, he isn’t letting go. Whether she likes it or not.
5.0 out of 5 stars Meddling mothers and pack madness....Mates and responsibilities who will win?
Reviewed in the United States on June 30, 2016
Again! Ms. T has delivered yet another awesome PDA read. If you haven't read the series, you are totally missing out on the fun and awesomeness of Ms Wilder and her dating agency madness. I am beginning to wonder if she doesn't hire an assistant just so she can help everybody out 🙂 If you read the series, you know why. This one was a little different, as she has matched two different species. But if you know Ms. Wilder, that doesn't matter. The lady CAN'T miss. There was a hint at the end, so you know what that means...bring on the madness of another awesome PDA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
5.0 out of 5 stars Purrfectly funny and so so sexy.
Reviewed in the United States on July 7, 2016
Another Awesome book by Milly Taiden. I love her PDA series books. This one is funny, sexy, it has murder and mystery and two not just one but two sexy alpha's. Kasen is his pack's apha while Andi is her prides Prima. Both have people and family wanting them to marry but neither has found the one for them. Kasen has a mother who is after him to mate and give her grandbabies, Andi has the men from her pride after her to mate. Andi hasn't found the one who will stand by her and not try to rule her pride. Both contact Gerri Wilder who runs the dating agency, Gerri is a matchmaker and she puts these two in contact with each other. Kasen soon knows that Andi is his one but Andi is having a time figuring out what to do, in steps Kasen's mother. Will Andi finally figure out what she wants? Will Kasen prove to Andi he is what she needs the most? Will danger separate them from being together? Must read to find out.
5.0 out of 5 stars Stuborn Alphas
Reviewed in the United States on July 1, 2016
I love Milly's books, the PDA series just keep comming. Milly has a way of sucking you into her world your laughing one minute and yelling at the book the next. Andi and Kasen do not disapoint two alphas both wanting the same things but not knowing what the need or how to get there. Gerri has a way about her, with words and match making skills. Once these alphas realize cats and dogs can get along sparks fly.
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5.0 out of 5 stars AB FAB!!!
Reviewed in the United States on July 6, 2016
I absolutely love Milly's PDA series (actually all her books)... and this one does not disappoint. Both characters (Andi and Kasen) will have you rooting for their happy ending! Two strong, alpha's who are only stronger with the other by their side. Convincing Andi of that took Kasen some time and some help from a few others but it all worked out in the end. Simply a fantastic read... however, I should not have started it on my lunch break as I could not put it down! Was a bit late getting back to work... Thanks Milly! 🙂 Milly's Gerri does it again. Can't wait to see who Gerri matches up next... Keep 'em coming Milly!
Aria Valderi is a day walker, a vampire that can walk in the sun. Being a descendant of the original queen of the vampires has its perks, but finding out her mate is a wolf shifter isn’t one of them. He’s insufferable, bossy, and too damn sexy for his own good.
Trevan Stone knows Aria is his. Unfortunately, his tough little vamp has been wreaking all kinds of havoc and now too many people want her dead. It’s going to take more than Trevan can do as a shifter to protect his woman.
Trevan has a secret. One that could put an end to their future together, but it’s not nearly as big as the one her people have, which could end the future of the entire clan. If he can save her from the vampire council that wants her destroyed, there might be a chance for them to work through their issues. But saving her means giving up the reason for his existence, the drive that has pushed him for the last eighty years.
This was such a great continuation of the story. I loved this couple. It may not seem like it, but I thought they fit together well. Wonder if the author plans to add more?
No Genre Left Behind
4.0 out of 5 stars A Fang in the Sass
Reviewed in the United States on September 11, 2016
This is actually the first in the Sassy Mates series that I've read. I would recommend starting from the beginning, there were a few things I had to catch up on that I assume happened in previous books (I bet they're fantastic). That being said, this was still an amazing romance story that was exciting and hard to put down.
Aria and Trevan have met in a previous story, but they are both experiencing some denial when it comes to their attraction to each other. Partly because they are different species and neither one of them seem to really like the other. But fate has other ideas, because their worlds are about to collide in a spectacular way. And even their past seems to be drawing the together in a strange twisted way.
Aria is wrapped in defending herself to the vampire council for killing a human blood slave trader. But treachery from within her clan has the council believing it to be murder. As she tries to put together the proof to show her actions justified, the whole things keeps getting bigger and bigger. The trade is larger than she ever knew.
There's a few epic fight scenes - which are hard to find in a romance - and they are done just right. Aria is a strong woman, but also realizes that it's OK to rely on friends and allies to help her out, that she can't do it all by herself. This was a very beautiful love story with forgiveness, trust, and respect becoming the backbone of their future.
Nicole H. Vela
5.0 out of 5 stars Mate of my heart!
Reviewed in the United States on August 20, 2016
Aria is anicent as she is beauty and beloved by her coven. Although her nemesis are seeking her destruction. She is also experiencing some baby fever, seeing her friends makes her long for it. Her first choice is her bloodmate Trevan.
Trevan Stone- equally handsome in his wn right, he hs scented his mate. Aside from that was his need for vengeance, on the perpetrators who killed his pack. The only cavit... his mate is also the enemy.
When they are together they burn the brightest... the passion and lust its all consuming. Together they are formidable, but when they ae threatened.. they are fiercely protective of each other. Lies are revealed and secrets long buried come to the surface. This is not your typical paranormal/supernatural romance. This is Milly Taiden at her best.. raw and uninhibited. The excitement revolving around this new world is just the beginning!! If you loved the family..love,drama and adventure hold on to your hat your in for the ride of your life!! A Sassy World. Milly Taiden is an author who mesmerizes, tantalizes and creates new and extraordinary characters and opens new worlds to us the reader. Is there anyting she can do....
MonicaMartin41Top Contributor: Fantasy Books
5.0 out of 5 stars anyways I love this series and this wasn't any different
Reviewed in the United States on October 25, 2016
I finally got around to reading this book. Unfortunately, I am so busy I cant read new releases right away....*sob*. Ha...anyways I love this series and this wasn't any different. Loved it. I've been waiting to read Aria's story for awhile. Trevan...holy hotness! They are mates but have sorta been avoiding each other a little bit. She's a Vampire Queenish and he's a werewolf. Secrets of the past will either drive them apart or pull them closer. Aria is afraid for her mate and wants to protect him. He's beyond pissed when she sends him away after they first get together. Trevan being a smart wolf understands and goes and does his own investigation about the disappearing people and Aria's wanting to bring her clans into the 21st century. Not to feed on humans anymore so they can walk in the sun like she can and change is never easy or accepted. She's also in trouble with the Council and trying to clear her name at the same time proves troublesome. As powerful as Aria is she sorta gets humbled after she gets her butt kicked and Trevan saves her life. 🙂 Its a great story and all is revealed and I sorta want to see how Alain fairs and Roan but I dont know if we will get any stories about them.
Lourin Top Contributor: Baby
5.0 out of 5 stars Hot, Sexy, and Steamy! Don't hesitate to pick this one up!
Reviewed in the United States on September 10, 2016
In Milly Taiden's Sassy Mates we got to meed Aria and Trevan in the final book.
Aria is a day walker. She's one of the few blood borns and is considered queen of the clans. After taking care of Filip and his followers she's trying to ensure the rest of the South clan is clean and living by the rules set by her grandfather. But her only problem isn't just the clan problems, there's someone trying to finish the job of ending the Valderi line once and for all, and a mate that she has left unclaimed.
**"If you tell anyone, I'll make sure you remain soft for a long time before I make you hard again."**
Trevan has spent the last 80 years bent on revenge against the vampires who killed his pack. But finding out a vampire is his mate changes his mission in life. Now his mission is to claim and protect his mate at all costs, even when she doesn't think she needs the help.
**"And keep your smells to yourself too. I don't want to breathe in your-...Desire for her, passion to strip her naked and play hide the cannoli?"**
I absolutely love Aria and Trevan! Hot wolf mate and sexy curvy vampire mate you can't go wrong. It also doesn't hurt that there are extremely hot, melt your panties off sex!
Ellie Wolfe has watched her family fight for love and justice. She’s watched the man she loves battle to get his land and his people back. Now, she’s done watching. She will fight for the chance at love and a happily ever after.
Caleb Rahound has been waiting for the right time to bring his uncle to his knees and retake the alpha position rightly his. With his uncle’s plan to hurt the mates, kidnap the babies, and take over the Wolfe pack, he’s got to step up and take charge. Even if that means pushing his mate aside to ensure her safety.
With the help of vampires, rogue wolves, and his friends, Caleb will make a stand and finally try to remove the man destroying his pack. Only the strongest will survive. But Ellie isn’t about to stand by and let her mate fight alone. When the need arises, she’s willing and ready to fight for her mate.
There were so many time I wanted to laugh with this one. Especially that poor guy with the babies. That was so funny.
MonicaMartin41Top Contributor: Fantasy Books
5.0 out of 5 stars Ellie and Caleb...yay!
Reviewed in the United States on May 15, 2016
It feels like forever since the last book. We've been waiting a long time for Ellie and Caleb's story. I wasn't disappointed! I laughed and cried and got a few surprises! You know...I almost feel bad for Ray...almost. Take someone who doesn't know a thing about babies and throw him in with 3 triplets who can now shift into cubs. Still though he did kidnap them but they literally drove him nuts. I'm thinking mental institution. 🙂 Oh...lets not forget Tristan giving his sons' and son-in-law advice about what our words "fine" or "nothing" means among other phrases us women use. They were writing it down in their smart phones. Ha. On a serious note I know Caleb made the wrong choice in keeping Ellie, his mate and wife out of the pack politics. I understand his reasoning and so does Ellie. Even Caleb realized at the end he should have included her. An alpha is stronger wiht his mate. I love how she never gave up and she was more or less putting her foot down and helping him no matter what. Now, we learn some really horrific things and I wont give that away. Just know that Rocco's reign is over.
Technically she could just wrap the series and end it here. However, I know a lot of us would like to know what will happen with Aria and Travon and lets not forget Lettie, Nicole's sister. She could do a whole other series with those about the vampire covens or add it to the Sassy Mates series. Lettie is from the Las Vegas area so perhaps a different series or something for her. I am anxious to find out!
Nicole H. Vela
5.0 out of 5 stars Stand by your Wolf..
Reviewed in the United States on May 13, 2016
Ellie Wolf , fiercely loyal, sexy ,sassy and little sister to the Wolfe boys. She has known her destined mate was Caleb Rahound. But with all the danger that surrounds them,she just had to wait in the wings. But NO! Not Ellie-
Caleb Rahound, was a man on a mission to reclaim his pack and keep one feisty woman safe , boy is that a taxing job . First he had to dispense with his uncle's tyranny – topping Rocco at all cost.
The mystery of Caleb's father's death is addressed. What's more the entire family is not safe .we are catching up with Aria and the ancients (vampires). We see Ellie come into her own. Repercussions threaten couples, tensions are rising.. As the time goes on the Wolfe family realizes the boys are born alphas and Ellie prove she is every bit the alpha female and alphas mate. It's time to leave to forge new lives. Doors open and close but we once again brought into one of the best series out there, Milly Taiden continues to delight and enchant us with her stories. Sassy Mates,shows us the ultimate family dynamics,what you would to for family and pack. It is one of the most endearing and sexsational series Milly has done. First rate writing,the level of creativity is unsurpassed. More possibilities,this is a five star read, I highly recommend this to anyone looking for a fabulous series.
Close Encounters with the Night Kind
5.0 out of 5 stars A fight worth loving!!!!
Reviewed in the United States on May 13, 2016
Sometimes even knowing your mate doesn't guarantee a smooth transition. Growing up Ellie knew Caleb was hers but life and challenges are destined to seperate these two lovepups....literally. Caleb is uprooted from his rightful station by his uncle. The pack deteriorates into its own chaotic mess. Can Ellie help him right his family? Still yet...will Caleb allow her?
The journey for these two isn't an easy one. It's full of challenges and fights...upside and downs....love and loss. Every element needed to make this story the rocking sassy adventure it is!
Milly never disappoints and always chalks a book full of thrills (in and out of the bedroom)! Another hot and completely satisfying read from the mistress of sexiness! I went to sleep completely satisfied from the exquisite journey I went on!! I cannot wait for the next book!!
5.0 out of 5 stars This is a must read LOL and so hard I had to wipe my eyes
Reviewed in the United States on May 18, 2016
Fighting for her Mate
Shape Shifter Paranormal Romance Sassy Mates Book 5
by Milly Taiden
I have never enjoyed reading a book so much. The storyline is Magnificent. The dialogue is hilarious, scorching hot and make you laugh so hard that my husband wanted to know what was I reading. Milly Taiden a master at writing. I wanted to tell every reader I know that you just have to read this book. Milly is so creative, talented and entertaining. This is one of the best addition to a series I have read. There is a scene that made me laugh so hard I cried. I know if you have read any of Milly's books then you know she is one of the best storyteller's you have read. Her books are fast pace, funny, a great flow and well written. I was so excited to read book 5 Fighting for her mate. If you haven't read the other four books in this series you should you will enjoy them. I must copy of a small part of the book for you to laugh about the Wolf son are mated but only Nath and Karla have triplets. I have to say if you don't think this is Brilliant you have never changed a baby diaper! HAHAHA
( This part was copied just to make you laugh )
The critical moment was just ahead. The success or failure of Operation S***ty No More depended on his next move. Slowly, carefully, he lifted the front section of the diaper and pulled it away.
He saw the enemy. Ewww. S***. S*** was the enemy. Don’t throw up. Don’t throw up. Seconds mattered. Don’t throw up. He pulled the diaper up (don’t throw up) and into the trash bag with one sweeping motion. He quickly tied a knot in the bag and tossed it into the hallway. Enemy camp destroyed. Mission complete.
The first part of the operation had been a success. But the enemy clung to the baby’s skin. Ewww. Don’t throw up.
Ray shed the thick yellow gloves and turned the tub handles to get the right temperature of water. Removing the handheld nozzle for the showerhead, he pushed the knob to redirect the water flow from faucet to hose. A soft rain pattered over the tub’s drain. He aimed the hose toward the naked baby now giggling harder. It seemed the warm droplets tickled. The two others on the floor laughed probably because the infected body in the tub did.
After the enemy was washed away, he put the handheld head into its holder.
This is a must read and I didn't even tell you about Ellie and Caleb story but I know if you read the excerpt you will want to read this book just to fine about what happens to Ray and the babies. This is a Fantastic Read. If you are looking for a Spectacular paranormal book then you need to read this book and the entire series. You can't miss this awesome book or series! This is also a magnificent book to add to your TBR list. I'm felt so good about this series that I'm excited and anxious to read the next book this series. I highly recommend this book and series.
If you believe in the world of paranormal romance, the possibilities are endless and fascinating!
Karla Wolfe is scared. Motherhood is coming much faster than she can accept. The last thing she wants is to be a replica of her own mother.
Nate Wolfe loves his mate unconditionally. Except, he’s not really sure what’s going on with her lately. His concern for her leads him to ask his family for help.
What comes next is hilarity, romance, love, tears and babies. Will Karla figure out motherhood or will she feel lonelier than ever?
5.0 out of 5 stars Love this sassy set of mates and their complex issues of life and relationships
Reviewed in the United States on March 5, 2015
I completely am in love with the family of shifters and their mates in this series! This short novella is just the ticket for continuing the tale of our Sexy Four and the family of wolf shifters.
Karla and Nate have just found out that they are expected TRIPLET cubs and Karla is in panic mode about all the decisions, planning and preparation involved. Still unsure what kind of a mother she will be, as her own was a complete absent failure in her own childhood, she is pushing Nate away and in denial as to the timeline she is facing down with their arrival soon approaching.
Kel, her brother conspires with the whole Wolfe Clan to make the dream nursery happen, the shopping in triplicate for all items needed in their early months of care and growth, and most importantly to assure Karla that she is not ALONE in this new chapter of her life. That she is loved, supported and Her Family will all be there to help her and Nate as they navigate a whole new, unexpected, world as parents.( x3)
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5.0 out of 5 stars OH BABY BABY BABY.......
Reviewed in the United States on April 13, 2015
A sweet addition to the Sassy Mates series.....Karla & Nate are about to become parents for the first time. The Wolfe family are readying to welcome the young couples triplets! Karla is feeling a bit overwhelmed with the thoughts of impending motherhood. Remembering her own mother a horrible mom is making Karla fear she'll be just as inadequate. Nate is worried about Karla's mood lately. Turns out his mate feel her larger size due to her pregnancy has made her less attractive to her sexy shifter....Nate reassures her she is a BBW and he adores his curvy mate!
I love this series and this was a nice side story!
This was so enjoyable! I’m surprised 😲 I didn’t laugh out loud several times by the time I was done. It was that good
Emma Ferro wants nothing more than to accept Mason Wolfe’s offer to be his mate. He’s wild, sexy and can do things with his tongue that should be illegal. But Mason is also overwhelming her with his need to protect and keep her out of trouble. He needs to live and let live. It’s not like she’s killed anyone…yet. Until he learns she’s an independent woman, he’s going to stay waiting.
Mason Wolfe has a problem of the short, sassy and curvy kind. Every time he leaves Emma alone, he knows she’s going to get into trouble. It’s getting to the point he’s ready to slap a tracker on her butt just to keep his sanity. He’s busy holding down the pack, helping with fighting new rogues and a secondary threat that’s come to town.
When Emma goes searching for a missing girl, she finds a lot more going on in Blue Creek than even the biggest shifters are aware of. With the help of the least likely person, she’ll put herself on the line in order to save the ones she loves. Mason will have to find a way to help Emma or face losing her forever.
Nicole H. Vela 5.0 out of 5 stars Bite me! Reviewed in the United States on January 27, 2015 Verified Purchase Milly Taiden is a true artist/author(brilliant) to bring words and characters to life. The story has to be the most emotional of the series. Emma's past is visited brings out the the Kleenex. Gave the book 5 stars, the storyline and character development are superlative, not to mention, loved catching up with previous couples. There are many changes happening someone is wanting war . And some new and possibly friendly neighbors who will be joining the shifters. Emily Ferro, sexy, curvy , beautiful and extremely willful. When one of her students asks her for help, Emma decides it's time to explore and investigate . Not knowing the danger she's headed into-dives head first without weighing the consequences And with the help of a new friend no less. As her past haunts her, she finds the rush of danger exhilarating. She has placed herself in danger . And that doesn't sit well with a particular mutt. Can she be friends with a predator and keep her mate? Mason Wolfe has only wanted Emma( she is his mate and they're mated) however Emma hasn't taken to the change and she is playing detective with the supernatural. She could be killed and that would kill Mason. With more girls disappearing and the rogues are out for themselves. It's up to Emma and Mason along with their remaining pack to get down to the real issues as in who is kidnapping the girls? And sending them to slaughter, we are introduced to Aria, which is an amazing surprise. The book is just unbelievable,this has to be the best yet in the series,the introduction of supernatural only adds to it.The possibilities are limitless. Bravo to our smut queen yet another winner here
Bambi 5.0 out of 5 stars Simple wonderful oh these Wolfe men Reviewed in the United States on January 27, 2015 Verified Purchase The steamy works of the awesome Milly Taiden is so captivating. I wait for each and every book to be released. Sassy Mates is one of the best she has. Aric and Jordan, Nate and Kayla, Nic and Jake to now Mason and Emma these Wolfe Men are something not to be missed. The hot sex, dirty talk, and Alpha men are sure to be every woman's best dream. Milly's writing is something not to be missed. Her whit and fast pace story lines are the best.
“Someone recently told me that she couldn't understand why I wanted to sleep with a dog.” Nic blinked. “What did you say?” “Nothing. What could I say? He hasn't given me rabies, fleas or ticks, so things are looking up.”
Mason Wolfe has know his mate for years and has taken his time waiting for her to understand and agree to be it in the whole since. Even though she is always exactly where she shouldn't be and doing things to drive him and his wolf crazy he has no one he needs to protect more then her. He has banned her from his club and threatened all there friends and family to not tell her the trouble going on in the pack all to keep her safe. When he tracks her to a lair of Vampires he has had enough. This has to stop before his little human gets really hurt.
“Listen to me carefully. Your life means more to me than my own. I would give mine up in a second for you.” He frowned, the glow in his eyes dimming with a flash of pain. “Life wouldn't be worth living without you in it.”
Emma feel in love with Mason the minute they meet but he need to understand she is independent. She may only be human but she can shoot and wield a knife like no other. Since her loss of family that she has never gotten over her friends and the Wolfe family are all she has. When mason puts his foot down on everyone telling her things she feels so alone. When looking for a missing student she makes a new friend Aria the blood born Vampire and together they start trying to find out what is going on.
Can Mason accept the things that Emma needs to feel need?
Can they work through what holds Emma back form being his mate?
When they do Mate will Emma take to the Change Bite or Will she remain human?
With her Life on the line will Mason figure a way to help or let Aria make her a Vampire?
: Telling Mason she was his was the truth. She'd been his the moment he'd given her that unwanted but amazing kiss on their first meeting. No man had lived up to him ever since. none ever would."
Luvsbookses 5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful and Unique! Reviewed in the United States on February 20, 2015 Verified Purchase She has done it again. This book is so good. I’ve read this author’s PDA series and the other sassy mates books and I can say for those wondering that this book was everything I wanted and more. I have expectations when I pick up one of these books. I want exciting plots that are never boring, pulse-pounding action, alpha males that take charge without ever coming off as abusive, and unique personalities that come alive and stay with you long after reading. This book had all of the above, so I had to scramble over and write a review on it so no one misses out. Emma is one of my favorite female characters of all time. Brave and stubborn, but with reasons that make sense. The author has a way of making you think one thing about a character and then turning it on its head when you realize you have misjudged them. It makes you think of how you may do that to people in real life. If we actually get to know people and their circumstances and why they are the way they are, we just might love them. That’s a powerful lesson to glean from a paranormal shifter novel. I think it's part of what makes this author an all-star. But anyway, Emma was awesome. She’s strong and capable and yes, a little reckless, but what better way for us to see our super hot and powerful alpha getting all rawr protective of his woman? Speaking of which…MASON. Ohhhhhh Mason. *Fans face*. I don't even know what to say there. *Blush*. He's protective, persistent, a sexy powerhouse in the bedroom, a dirty talker who never goes over the top. Just a really, really hot male of the type that you'd like to have for your own. Borrowing him for a few hours is nice too. 😉 I was just so impressed at how he handled her stubbornness. He wanted so badly to protect her, but he knew he didn't have the right to control her. This was a true love story of two people giving each other the space and patience needed to build a relationship on the right foundations. And we readers got to enjoy the hot sexy smex in the meantime! There is also a lot of action in this book that really got my heart-rate going! Eek! I mean, not over the top but just NEVER BORING. EVER. Always something happening, which I love in a book. It’s a nice length, and if you’ve read the other books, you’ll have fun seeing some of the characters again. It never fails to put a smile on my face. But I think I was even more excited about some of the cool new characters we get to meet that were just awesome! I won’t spoil anything though, just saying this is one of her pretty action filled books, with a good bit of mystery, which I like. But there were some really heart-warming and emotionally gripping moments that stayed with me long after I put the book down. These are the kinds of books I remember. I strongly recommend not passing this book up. Warning, it will make you want to go through her backlist and buy up the rest.
Nikki Lawson 5.0 out of 5 stars The Mate Challenge by Milly Taiden Reviewed in the United States on January 31, 2015 Verified Purchase After being instrumental in getting all but one of her friends matched up and mated to the Wolfe brothers, Emma still is having a hard time excepting her own Wolfe brother Mason. Emma is very independent and due to the controlling nature of her military father, she unable to trust in a relationship with very overprotective Mason. Mason has already claimed Emma and is having a hard time getting her to except him and the mating. She drives him insane getting herself involved in dangerous situations trying to help her friends when she is still human and vulnerable and he's distracted trying to help the alpha of a neighboring pack save his pack from his evil uncle and the rogues he brought in to take over. I love all the books in the Sassy Mates series, they are very funny and sexy but at the same time they are serious and deal with real relationship issues. All Emma wants is for Mason to love and except her as a independent woman, a partner to him, not coddle her like a child. All Mason wants is to love, cherish and protect the woman who is his life. After making a mistake that could cost him his mate, he finally sees he needs to trust in her ability to take care of herself and treat her like an equal, they work together to find who has been kidnapping teenage girls in their town and why. I love all of the books by Milly Taiden that I've read so far and you definitely can't go wrong reading the Sassy Mates series. I can't wait for the next one!!!
The Twisted Tail Pack series is at an end for now. This led to me considering what series to tackle next. Yes, I could have tackled another series set either in the Paranormal Dating Agency world or the Sassy Mates world. Doing that would have been a bit of an overkill.
Then a book popped up on my screen, Fury of Conviction by Coreene Callahan. Oh My! A few years ago, I’d read the original Dragonfury series and enjoyed it. However, I always wondered about the other members of the pack and did they ever meet their mates. Fury of Conviction is the second novella in a spin-off series. The first one featured Ivar. This one features Hamersveld. Wow!
Now, to be fair there is also a second series about the Scottish pack. In searching for information about the books, I discovered that Coreene is returning to the original pack!!! So, while I wait (impatiently), I want to review as many of the previous ones as possible!