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Kiss of Surrender (Deadly Angels #2)

3.92 of 5 stars 3.92  ·  rating details  ·  812 ratings  ·  117 reviews
It’s not easy being a Vampire Angel

No one knows that better than Trond Sigurdsson. In the centuries since he last went out drinking and wenching with his Viking buds, Trond has been a gladiator, a cowboy, a ditch digger...even a sheik. But now he’s the baddest of them all: a kick-butt Navy SEAL kicking butts of terrorist immortals with the help of his hotter-than-Hades fem
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Mass Market Paperback, 354 pages
Published November 27th 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Kerrelyn Sparks
A Viking vampire angel??? LOL It's sounds crazy, but I like crazy! And I love Sandra Hill's books. (I received an advance copy from my publisher, Avon, who also publishes Sandra's books. I jumped for joy when it arrived in the mail!) I'm just getting started on it, and I am loving it! So funny, so clever, so full of surprises. You never know what crazy thing will happen next, but with Sandra, you can always count on a sexy hero, a smart and feisty heroine, a hot romance, and lots of laughs!
Carey Sabala
This book took all my might to finish. We have everything from Vangles, Lucipires, to SEALS and WEALS (Women SEALS)...Oh my! Yep you heard me right and that is not misspellings. Our heroes are Vampire Angels and their foes are the Lucipires or the affectionately deemed Lucie's. They are Lucifer's Vampires, get it? Yeah me either. All this and it's based in my home town of San Diego, CA! What the heck is not to love!! Ok so the first thing I gotta say is, it totally is waaaaaayyyyy to long a book ...more
Ade
Dec 08, 2012 Ade marked it as are-you-serious
You have got to be kidding me. Why not just throw in a werewolf, an S&M fetish, and a few magical powers too? I mean it wouldn't be much of a leap considering how you've taken every OTHER popular fad and crammed them into one character. Apparently anything can get published these days. Anything. This is the first book that I've ever just flat-out refused to read, and I'm willing to read A LOT of bad books.
Donna Siebold
I fondly remember HIll's earlier series of time-traveling Vikings, so when I saw she had a new series of Vikings (this time they are Viking vampire angels!), I was intrigued. Either my tastes have changed considerably or this book bears little likeness to the earlier series. Of course, I would like to believe that my taste has gotten more discerning, but I think it is more likely that this story is just not on a par with the earlier series. I found it trite, inane and boring.
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Jan 27, 2012 ♡Karlyn P♡ marked it as wish-list-maybe
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Is he wearing a wife beater??!
Amanda

This review is also posted on www.thebawdybookblog.com

This is the second book in a new series by Sandra Hill. I still haven’t decided where this series ranks with me, but I did enjoy the first two books. If you can get past a couple of flaws they are enjoyable to say the least.

Synopsis for those of you that haven’t read the series. God is angry at the Vikings for their terrible ways. All they do is sin and cause trouble so he has decided to end the Viking lines. The whole culture is about to bec
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Vanessa theJeepDiva
The first time Trond rolls onto the pages of this series is in the previous Deadly Angel book Kiss of Pride. He excited about being the first vangel to be a seal, an animal. His brothers laugh at his misunderstanding and not knowing what a Navy SEAL is. This made me think Trond and his heroine would deliver the humor that Vikar and Alex did. It didn’t happen for me.

I honestly found it difficult to find sloth, Trond sexy. Every time I visualized him in my head he resembled the fella on the cover
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Susan
Loved the book. Trond and Nicole were great. Trond's sin was sloth/laziness which makes his current mission as a SEAL a particular punishment for him. His constant mental complaints about why things always have to be done the hard way are pretty amusing. His other problem is his conflict with Nicole the woman SEAL or WEALS as they are called. They are constantly rubbing each other the wrong way. She can't stand his laid back ways and her constant peppiness makes him crazy. But there is also an a ...more
Maxie
Kiss of Surrender ~ Deadly Angel Sandra Hill


Sandra Hill author of many romance novel of various sub-genres has a new series that focus on vampire angel known as vangels. What a creative combination part vampire and angel. Hmmm! What would readers and authors do without a vivid imagination? Some of us are afraid to entertain that issue.

Ms. Hill takes her readers on a trek in her latest book Kiss of Surrender back to 850 A.D. the Norse-lands where the Viking men were wild, powerful, and often rut
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Indah Threez Lestari
635 - 2014

Seri Viking dari Sandra Hill yang satu ini dinamai Deadly Angels, dengan para tokoh utama berwujud Viking Vampire Angel, disingkat Vangel, sedangkan lawan abadi mereka adalah Lucipire, Demon Vampire. Pasukan Vangel dibentuk oleh malaikat Michael untuk melawan pasukan Lucies di bawah Lucifer (siapa lagi). Pasukan Vangel dipimpin kakak beradik Sigurdsson, yang disebut VIK, atau The Seven, karena jumlah mereka tujuh orang. Sejauh ini sudah terbit empat novel, tapi sepertinya bisa kita ram
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Jeen
4.5

I really liked this book, better than the first, and hopefully it is not as good as the next.
The cover was a turnoff again....and although I know most authors have nothing to do with it...the publishers have to get better.

I liked these characters, I liked the way they grew together. I liked Jeb, and some the new characters introduced. I don't often give high scores...so that says something.

There were some typos. The one on page 286 where Trond is called someone else...not good. I was also dis
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Ann  Lorz
This is a wonderful story wrapped in humor. It's a different take on vampires and good and bad. I loved Trond Sigurdsson and his lazy man ways. He cracked me up. I also enjoyed seeing so many past characters from other series. Kiss of Surrender is the second in the Deadly Angel Series. A wonderful, must read book!
Marina
I give this 4 stars. I did not read this book first as planned.

Love vikings.
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Note to Self:

Sigurd Sigurdsson(Viking,Sig,bro,vangel(vampire angel),27yo/1,165yo,physician,sin envy,new island hotel owner for ill children)+Marisa Lopez(human,massage therapist,waitress,sis,pal1)&Isobel(her 5yo, Izzie,brain tumor survivor),Stefan Lopez(Steve,bro,31yo,graphic designer,ex-con),Inga Johanssen (waitress,pal1)+Rob Lowry(35yo,d
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Suni
OMG! Just when I think it can't get hotter, Sandra Hill cranks up the HEAT! Not only do I get my Viking Vampire Angel compulsion filled but now I have a Viking Vampire Angel NAVY Seal compulsion! Sandra Hill's books are a must read for anyone!

SYNOPSIS:

It's not easy being a Vampire Angel.

No one knows that better than Trond Sigurdsson. In the centuries since he last went out drinking and wenching with his Viking buds, Trond has been a gladiator, a cowboy, a ditch digger . . . even a sheik. But now
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Michelle (Michelle&Leslie's Book Picks)
I used to read Sandra Hill's books back in high school and I used to get a kick out of her humorous Vikings and the zany story lines. I wanted to see if something written by her today would be the same. Well, I was not disappointed with Kiss of Surrender! But this time, instead of just plain, old Vikings we instead have vangels: Viking vampire angels.

KoS is the second book in the Deadly Angels series but it can be read as a standalone--I haven't read the first book but I was able to jump right i
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May Mostly Romance
เราคอนขางหวาดระแวงกับหนังสือชุดนีของซานดรา ฮิลลนะคะ เราคิดวา ทุกอยางมันมากเกินไป ไวกิงทีถูกสาปโดยพระเจาเมือราวพันปีกอน เพราะพวกเขาทำบาปไวมาก (โยงกับบาปเจดประการ) โดยสาปใหพวกเขาเปนแวมไพร แตเนืองจากทำงานใหกับพระเจา โดยมีเซนตไมเคิลเปนหัวหนาทีม กเลยถือวาเปนเทวทูตไปดวย

อานไปกจะเหนวา มีองคประกอบของเรืองพารานอมอลมากมายปะปนอยู มากเกินไปสำหรับเรา Viking Vampire Angel หรือทีเรียกวา Vangel ทีสำคัญหลังจากอานเลมแรกในชุดจบไป เราไมปิงอีกตางหาก พอมาเลมนีซึงเปนเลมสองในชุด เรากเลยตังแงเอาไวเยอะ

เลมนีนอกจากจะเปนเลม
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Jodie
Trond, a viking vampire angel aka a vangel aka a navy SEAL is sent on a mission by the Archangel Michael aka Mike. Mike has sent Trond to work as a Navy Seal and save those souls who the Lucipires aka the lucies try to corrupt. Only one problem, He has no idea who is sent here to save. Could be just one person and could be multiple. Jasper the vangels arch nemesis aka thorn in Trond's side has a plan to infiltrate the Navy SEALS and have Lucies on the inside corrupting souls.

Trond has another t
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Book Sniffers Anonymous
I must admit that I didn't read the first book in the series but the author fills you in at the beginning. Each book seems to deal with a different Vangel, so you could technically this as a stand alone.

It starts off with Trond in his viking days and the moment that St. Michael shows up and offers him a deal, become a Vangel (viking vampire angel) and help save humanity from Satan's Lucipires or die and burn in hell. With Trond being a man who is selfish, he decides to save his hide and sign up
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The Window Seat
I was intrigued. I giggled at times, got mad, and yes I was even a bit puzzled. But throughout the book I think the main feeling was intrigue. It all begins in the year 850 AD in the Norselands; a slothful Jarl (a wealthy landowner/chieftain) Trond sleeps away the cold winter day while all around him his villains are being slaughtered. He is awakened by a bright light to see his people being slaughtered and the Archangel Michael in his room… taking him to task for his sloth. It turned out he was ...more
Cindy
What do you get when you have a Viking that is too lazy to get his butt out of bed to protect his village from marauding soldiers? You get a lazy Viking who must now work for the Archangel Micheal. To redeem himself Trond Sigurdsson must become a Viking/Vampire/Angel, or Vangel. His job, through time, is to stop evil Lucifer Vampires and other monsters from corrupting sin filled people, and thus save innocents from dying by their hand.
Infiltrating a top Seals team that has women (WEALS) working
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Terree
I was intrigued. I giggled at times, got mad, and yes I was even a bit puzzled. But throughout the book I think the main feeling was intrigue. It all begins in the year 850 AD in the Norselands; a slothful Jarl (a wealthy landowner/chieftain) Trond sleeps away the cold winter day while all around him his villains are being slaughtered. He is awakened by a bright light to see his people being slaughtered and the Archangel Michael in his room… taking him to task for his sloth. It turned out he was ...more
Darlene
I was immediately intrigued when I read the synopsis for this book: A Viking vampire angel? What's not to like?

Captain Trond Sigurdsson will forever be 29 years old. He died in the year 850 A.D. in the age of the Vikings. Trond, along with his six brothers, are all Vangels: Viking Vampire Angels. Each brother is representative of one of the seven deadly sins, with Trond's being sloth. His motto was, "Work smarter, not harder." His mentor is St. Michael the Archangel, and the Vangels have been as
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Amy
Sloth? Well, a Vangel is still a Vangel.

Trond Sigurdsson is a Vangel and his sin is sloth - that's being lazy. He was so lazy when he was alive over a thousand years ago that he allowed the village under his protection to be attacked and innocent villagers slaughtered because he couldn't be bothered with getting out of bed. It's because of this sin that he's been made a Vangel, or vampire angel, and must spend his life, as it is, fighting Lucifer's evil minions - Lucipires, or Lucies as the Van
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Sara Strand
OK, so first off I have to be honest and tell you I'm not loving Nicole. She's kind of a know it all bitch. I immediately liked Trond and knew how the story would end up with Trond and Nicole but who cares- it's such an interesting take on paranormal romance.
I will say that the first entire half of the book was very tedious for me to trudge through. You get a lot of background information about vangels, how Trond become a vangel, some information on Nicole, and then a LOT of military lingo that
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Tia Bach
Vampire books have taken over many shelves of our libraries and bookstores, so it's refreshing to come across one with an interesting take on the creature. In Kiss of Surrender, vampires are angels, either created by God's messenger, St. Michael the Archangel, or Lucifer himself--Vangels or Lucipires.

Trond and his brothers are former Vikings who now protect our world by ridding it of the Lucipire demons. In his newest role, Trond is a Navy SEAL at the center of many dangerous missions. But evil
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Margaret
What romance reader can resist a hero who is both Viking…and vampire? In the second installment of *New York Times* bestselling author Sandra Hill's exciting Deadly Angels series, Nicole Tasso, Navy SEAL is powerless to resist the "vangel" in her midst… And the mystery surrounding her thousand-year-old suitor only makes him more desirable…and more dangerous! Filled with Sandra Hill's trademark combination of smoldering sensuality and laugh-out-loud humor, *Kiss of Surrender: A Deadly Angels Book ...more
BBL  Reviews
It’s not easy being a Vampire AngelTrond Sigurdsson knows better than anyone else. Since he last went out drinking and wenching with his Viking bud, over the centuries Trond has been a gladiator, a cowboy, a ditch digger…and even a sheik. He’s not the baddest of them all: a kick-butt Navy SEAL and is kicking butts of terrorist immortals with the help of his hotter than Hades female partner, police officer turned Special Forces operative Nicole Tasso. Trond really hopes to “partner” with very sho ...more
Tracy
I really liked this book, and plan an getting the first in this series along with any others that come out. The humor in this book hit me just right, I found it to be quite funny. Nicole and Trond are characters who you would never expect to hit it off together. Of the seven deadly sins Trond is sloth, which of course gets you to ask what in the world is he doing attached to the Navy SEALS. After all they are anything but lazy and trying to avoid any and all work. But thankfully we see that whil ...more
Romancing the Book
Reviewed by: Rachel
Book provided by: Edelweiss
Review originally posted at Romancing the Book

This was my first Sandra Hill book and I can promise you, that after reading this, it won’t be my last! It took me five or six chapters to get used to her writing style, but I think that’s typical when you start with a new author or series. After those few chapters, I was hooked and ignoring my husband and house cleaning for hours until it was finished.

Trond was the perfect hero. At first I didn’t really
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Rachel at theJeepDiva
I have not read the first book in this series however it is not necessary to read it to follow this story. Each book can work as a standalone book as well as a series. Each of the angel brothers in the series were punished for one of the seven deadly sins. Trond's sin is sloth. I give this book 3 stars.

The seven brothers have a home base in Transylvania, PA living in a castle that one of the brothers is restoring. It also serves as headquarters or a stopping point for many other Vangels. The Van
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Other Books in the Series

Deadly Angels (7 books)
  • Kiss of Pride (Deadly Angels, #1)
  • Kiss of Temptation (Deadly Angels, #3)
  • Kiss of Wrath (Deadly Angels, #4)
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