I want more in each book. The connection between Paladin warrior for the Light Logan half brother to the the previous leading lady and heir apparent to the Paladin's council and homicide detective Jessica really hit high on the hot stuff meter and I liked the case in the background which gave everyone something to do. Confusing: the mental path of both hero and heroine was messy. Case in point, the vampire issues from book 1. And he clearly knows more about her case than he's letting on. Logan feels the pull toward Jessica.
Jessica is looking for the murderer of a low-life rapist whose body has been found in the river and an informant has agreed to meet her near the club Logan is in. And he clearly knows more about her case than he's letting on. It was still well written and tied together well. . This review appears on Bloodthirsty Muses Batty Book Reviews: and is rated 3.
Mike is a really great character which we get hinted at with something. Logan counted them off, each second punctuated by a hissing breath through clenched teeth. Nope, Logan was going to die from the most rudimentary form of torture in the world: boredom. The Paladins are a sort of volunteer angel brigade, sent to earth to help battle evil forces. It also keeps her coming up with dead ends.
Logan wipes Jessica's memories and takes her home but Jessica is left with a nagging feeling that something isn't right. A human that will die while he continues to live on. Logan followed the motion, focusing on the corseted brunette who sat on the edge of her bar stool twirling an empty martini glass. She Never Believed in Divine Intervention. They have back up and reasons for doing things.
Jess is a hardened cop who is working a strange murder case when she literally runs into Logan. Logan is a protective hero who is deadly in a fight, and yet tender when the moment calls for it. Look for the other books in the Paladin Warriors Series: Deliver Me from Darkness in stores now and Prince of Shadows November 2013. Hilaire creates a vibrant world, which jumps off the pages. Did not enjoy this one as much as the first.
Vampires, demons, succubi—you name it, he's fought it. I liked Logan in book one and love him here for his warm, loving and generous personality. Logan and Jessica were both strong characters that shined in this book. Some days his muse is very inspired. When the book starts off in a comedic tone involving 2 very masculine Paladin warriors in a club who end up pretending to be a couple in an attempt to dissuade a teen girl from flirting with one of them, it bodes well with how the rest of the book is. She blinked, rubbed her eyes with the heel of her hand.
Big Time When things go bump in the night, Logan bumps back. Hilaire's character development of the other Paladins, as well as Jessica's partner Mike and quasi-boyfriend, Damon, is outstanding. The sex scenes are deliciously spicy and the police procedural side of the story kept me interested and engaged. I'd really like to stop reading about two people who meet for the first time, and lust overcomes reason. In the meantime, Logan focuses his time on hunting down dark souls such as demons, vampires and succubae.
Oh and Mike - what is he? Abruptly the weight lifted off her with a ground shaking roar. Only flag comments that clearly need our attention. And you'll definitely want to get carried away with him in a painting loft. It kinda amazed me believable their love for each other is, considering that they haven't spent a lot of time together - in fact a good chunk of the book has them apart. Deliver Me From Temptation is the second book in the series. First and foremost, there was no insta-love which is a major pet peeve of mine, even in paranormal romances. It will be interesting to see what Ms.
So I don't discount anything as being completely fake unless I, myself can give proof of how it can be duplicated or shown that it wasn't what you thought. So, I was very happy to see Hilaire take a step back and revisit certain elements that should have been explained in Deliver Me from Darkness. See the buttons on the sidebar. At least that's what I tell my hubby! Jessica's caution regarding Logan and her suspicion that he might even be a stalker are logical responses to the man who is so suddenly a prominent part of her life; her eventual willingness to ignore her doubts and give into lust feels forced, but leads to a compelling conclusion. See my complete review at Reviewed by: The differences between this installment and the first book in the Paladin Warriors series were immediately apparent to me after the first couple of chapters.
I have many times I think I re lived different situations in my life and don't know if it was from a past life or maybe it was in a dream. She pulled her cell from the seat beside her, glanced at her notices. I understand that the mate bond has a strong pull on those affected but even so, there should still be some resistance in my opinion. She's a detective who is haunted by a tragedy in her past. She doesn't believe in fate. Logan calls her out on it. I'm so glad you love Deliver Me from Darkness and hope you'll love Logan and Jessica's story as well! Damon, well, could we be seeing more of this guy? With near non-existent belief in such holy things from God to angels, it takes Jessica time and a headlong pursuit into danger to finally believe in Logan and who and what he is.