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Call of the Sea (Call of the Lycan #1)

3.51  ·  Rating Details ·  473 Ratings  ·  40 Reviews
Ian O'Connell, heir prince to his clan, has no plans to settle down even though his untamed nature keeps him on the prowl for female company. The only woman he could ever want saved him from a watery grave before disappearing from his life forever. But that was a long time ago, too long for a mortal woman to have survived. Though he searched for her, in the end it was in v ...more
ebook, 81 pages
Published April 27th 2011 by The Raven Books (first published July 2006)
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Ronda  Tutt
Absolutely Positively Fantastic Read! HOT! HOT! HOT EROTICA!

I loved this book for many reasons. One, I have never read a lycan (were-wolf)book mixed with the myth of mermaids and the magic of a sea witch. It was totally awesome and so exciting.

A Sea Witch "Urbana"could call men to the sea and then kill them for her own pleasure but when Ceana rescue's her brother the witch curses her and takes her to the sea turning her into a mermaid to live beneath the waves except for the night of the full mo
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Mar 26, 2015 Cheri rated it it was amazing
The Mermaid and the Lycan—okay!
In his youth, Ian is rescued from the sea by a beautiful young woman—she was gone by morning and searching was useless, . He never forgot and no other woman ever measured up. As the Prince he needed to find the one to prepare to take his rightful place.
Ceana's cursed to be a mermaid except for one night under the full moon. She rescues Ian a second time centuries later. Is he the one to break the curse? Does he remember her and still have feelings? Does she reme
Laurielu Bona Fide Reflections
This was a nice quick read that delivered a good paranormal romance between a mermaid and a Lycan. The story was well-paced, well thought out, sexy, and fun. Ms. Pillow was able to deliver a good plot in short amount of page time. Can't wait to read the rest in the series.
3 stars because this book treated me better than I expected - surprisingly intelligent and well written, despite the crazy set up - a werewolf prince is rescued from drowning under a full moon by a cursed mermaid. The ending, however, was just too rushed and not satisfying at all.
Nov 04, 2010 Deidre rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Delicious & Perfect length for a quick lunch hour get away =) I will definitely be looking for more books by this author.
Feb 10, 2017 Margaret rated it liked it

Ian O'Connell, heir prince to his clan, has no plans to settle down even though his untamed nature keeps him on the prowl for female company. The only woman he could ever want saved him from a watery grave before disappearing from his life forever. But that was a long time ago, too long for a mortal woman to have survived. Though he searched for her, in the end it was in vain.

Cursed by the power of the Cancerian crab, Ceana is doomed to spend her eternity in the ocean as a mermaid. Her only r

Laura Greenwood
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Title: Call of the Sea
Series: Call of the Lycan (#1)
Author: Michelle M Pillow
From: Amazon
Genre: Romance, Paranormal
Release Date: 27th April 2011
Challenges: Winter COYER (Free at time of purchase)
Links: Goodreads - amazon

Ian is the Prince of his people, wolf shifters, and is expected to marry someone worthy of becoming his Queen. But he is enraptured with a mysterious woman that saved him from the sea years past, a woman whose face he
Cheryl Drake johnson
Aug 14, 2015 Cheryl Drake johnson rated it it was amazing
I received a copy for an honest review. This is a romantic paranormal short story Ian O'Connell the next king of his wolf pack he is lucky that he survived a watery grave thanks to a woman that he has not been able to find since that night and he knows that she must have been human because it has been over a century but he feels in his heart that she is still out there he seems to keep hearing her in his head certain times when there is a full moon he has been fooling around with one of his pack ...more
Oct 04, 2011 Sally rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-2011
Call of the Sea is the first part of a trilogy about three brothers, the Lycan Princes of the O'Connell clan.

Ceana was cursed centuries ago by the Sea Witch and was made into a mermaid and once every full moon Ceana can walk on land to try and find the one who can break the curse. Ian O'Connell almost drowned once and a female saved him, having spent years trying to find her without success he assumed her dead. When history repeats itself and Ian is saved by a woman again, he can't not believe
Aug 06, 2013 Lenz rated it liked it
Hmm. This was a quickie (Oh no! Not what you have in mind), I meant a quick read. Very-very fast paced. You can actually finish it within an hour or two. I'm actually giving it 3.7 stars since I lurve lurve lurve Lycans. (super!)

I did enjoy reading this one, esp the convo of the three brothers (IAN, JAMES, and ROARK. Steamy-Hot-Scenes as to be expected in a PNR-Shifter-Erotica genre. ~

Fave convo:

James: For the love of dick!
Roark: Is there something you'd like to tell us?
James: You like that? I
The BookChick
I love shifter stories and stories containing magic and legend. Call of the Sea was a perfect pairing of both. The story was short, sweet, and sexy. I always enjoyed love conquers all tales and Ian and Ceana definitely faced those, along with a jealous harpy of a woman scorned and an evil witch hell bent on having her way. Call of the Sea would have been 5 solid ☆'s for me if it was longer but I greatly enjoyed the spicy little bite that it was.
Kimberly Walter
Dec 02, 2014 Kimberly Walter rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Interesting and exciting

Call of sea was very interesting, different and exciting. Cerena was cursed to the sea with only the full moon respite until the day would come that the one man would break her curse.
Ian can't forget the woman that saved his life all those years ago but he knows she is long gone by now.
He didn't know how wrong he was until he was called to the sea and got swept up in the sea and almost drowned again only to have be rescued again by the woman of his dreams.
They found ea
Dawn Dohey
Aug 13, 2015 Dawn Dohey rated it really liked it
Shelves: paranormal
I loved this book it was the perfect read for a rainy afternoon.A man Ian O'Connell Prince of he's Lycan clan is next in line to be King and no plans of mating .He often dreams of a woman and the only one he wants is the one he met many years ago when she saved him from drowning,only problem is he's not sure if she is real.
Ceana was young and beautiful but many years ago she was cursed by a sea witch who turned her into a mermaid and the only way to break the curse is to completing the impossibl
Oct 01, 2015 Melissa rated it it was amazing
Another amazing story by Michelle Pillow. Not only does it have lycan's (were-wolves) but it also has mermaids and curse's. I love this story. We start out with the curse put on Ceana because she saved her brother from Urbana (the Sea-Witch's grasp). Then we fast forward to the future and meet Ian who is the heir to the throne. I love seeing the back and forth between Ian and his brothers. Also how he reacts when he thinks Ceana is bat-crazy...talking about mermaids...they have never seen one so ...more
Mar 19, 2012 Robbin rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
If you love mini porn stories then this series is for you unfortunately its not for me. I'm usually a big fan of hers and some of her other books have more substance than this. I'm just not impressed with the hero and heroine knowing each other for 1 day or a few hours and saying hey your cute lets do it!! Yeah I wasn't a fan of this series but if you don't mind them not knowing anything about each other and doing like bunnies, fighting, doing it again I'm sure you can muck through like I did bu ...more
Carolyn F.
Awful cover! I had to make sure my daughter never saw it. I have no idea why the guy is blond either, in the book the hero is brunette.

The beginning was normal paranormal, then once the heroine came in I started liking it. Ian demanded that she come suck his pee-pee and she had the gall to tell him no, go find someone else. That whole section was good. Then the ending felt rushed and a little sappy.

I'll read other books by this author, but I'll put her lower on my TBR shelf.
May 22, 2014 Arlyn rated it really liked it
Shelves: my-reviews
√I really warmed up to this book as I read on...In the opening pages, I fought the urge to roll my eyes at the parahuman sex-crazed main characters and the mythology surrounding them. However, as I read on I started to relate to the characters as their human side began to crystallize, with their love seemingly the catalyst to the emergence of their intelligence and heart- both as individuals and as a couple.
Jan 13, 2014 Renee rated it it was ok
I did understand going into this book it was an erotic story. I enjoyed that part of this book. The story line was interesting I just think it could have been followed out a little bit better, I felt like one thing was going to happen (mainly because the author was hinting about it) than something different was happening or being said. Sex was good ***
Christine Croke
Apr 03, 2015 Christine Croke rated it it was amazing
Loved the book. This author continues to delight me. I loved that it was a mix of Lyman and mermaid Story. Steamy and heartfelt.

I was given this book by the author for an honest review and I was not compensated in any way.
Shane Wilson
Jan 09, 2014 Shane Wilson rated it it was amazing
ceana is curse and force o live as a mermaid
she can only come to land on the full moon,

Once she save a werewolf from the sea and hundreds of years later they are reunion and make love on a sand beach in the dark, after that all hell breaks loose.

good tale
Laura DeSimone
Jan 11, 2013 Laura DeSimone rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed this story.
Jan 19, 2014 Amie rated it liked it
Solid 3.5
Wendy coling ( trowbridge)
Dec 16, 2013 Wendy coling ( trowbridge) rated it it was amazing
Hmmm good book kept me glued
Feb 26, 2014 Lisa rated it liked it
Its a great short story. Easy quick read. Love the characters
Jan 23, 2015 Oana rated it liked it
Cute for a quick read. Other readers described the action and well, that's about it. I like how MMPillow can deliver some very complex books and others like this series, short and full of fantasy.
May 02, 2016 Annika rated it it was ok
The story escalated way too quickly. Too insta-love-ey, if you get what I mean. The smut was great, though.
Aug 27, 2015 Deborah rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Breaking The Curse

This is a entertaining read about a mermaid who came to shore for a night but ended up staying. After meeting a hot werewolf. Enjoy I did.
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