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Assassin: Fall of the Golden Valefar (Demon Kissed #6)

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There is neither pure goodness nor pure evil in your heart—you are what you choose to be.

Those are the words Ivy spoke to him three years ago when she sent Eric to the surface. But she had no way to know that every day the curse would twist his mind further, making Eric more depraved and more desperate to stop the monster he is becoming. Eric puts a lethal plan into act
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Paperback, 253 pages
Published May 10th 2012 by Laree Bailey Press
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B at Spare Time Book Blog
May 26, 2012 B at Spare Time Book Blog rated it it was amazing
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From what the author put on Facebook I knew this book would be more adult then the first 5 Demon Kissed books. All I have to say about that is....YES! AWESOME! I knew there was a lot about Eric that we didn't know. This book gave me way more incite into why he is how he is and how he deals with it. I loved that. He always made me curious in the other books. I'm glad we finally got to know more about him. We also got to see som
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Marie
I didn't think this series could get any better. I was wrong. This book had the relational aspect of Demon Kissed that I so totally loved. But it also had the feeling of danger of the later books. Its like the author took all the best parts of the rest of the series and put them in this book!

Assassin picks up where The 13th Prophecy left off. It's not a spin off, although I know the author talked about it being a spin off. It continued the story, which is great. And I'm getting the feeling that
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KIA
May 23, 2012 KIA rated it it was amazing
AMAZING I DIDNT THINK I COULD FALL ANYMORE IN LOVE WITH THIS SERIES WRONG! I LOVE READING FROM ERICS POINT OF VIEW I HAVE ALWAYS BEEN A BIG ERIC FAN I LOVE THE NEW CHARACTER NATALIA SHE ROCKS THIS BOOK IS BY FAR ONE OF MY FAVORITES I TOATALY RECOMENT READING IT .
Melanie
Oct 02, 2013 Melanie rated it really liked it
Dark & twisted... the best words to describe this messed up Fallen Angel.

Oh my! Although I have been mourning the loss of sweet and lovable Martis Eric from the early Demon Kissed books, Golden Valefar Eric is so demented and messed up, his character makes for a hot and exciting book! I loved reading from Eric's wicked and confused point of view. This book ends with a cliffhanger and the story is unresolved at the end... I hope that we get the final installement eventually. I love this chara
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Jan
Apr 10, 2013 Jan rated it it was amazing
Omg !! I so didn't want it to end !!! Please tell me there are more to come ???????
Reeses
Jul 02, 2012 Reeses rated it really liked it
Shelves: ebooks
This book was beyond perfection. I loved how every time a new character would come in, their perspectives were given along side the other persons perspectives. So awesome. The main characters switched from the first five books in the series, if you couldn't guess. Ivy did make a wonderful appearance during the book though which was super exciting, cuz I love Ivy.

Characters:

Eric in this story is so different from any other time in the series. He is on a mission of self destruction. It was so a
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Izzy Lightfleur ~ ON HIATUS
May 24, 2012 Izzy Lightfleur ~ ON HIATUS rated it it was amazing
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Heather andrews
Jan 05, 2013 Heather andrews rated it it was amazing
Takes place years after Kreturus is destroyed and Ivy as the Queen of the Underworld. This book is told in Eric's point of view (finally.) After years of not seeing what he was thinking or the reasons behind his actions it's truly good to have his point of view. Even after all that has happened the boy is still hung over on Ivy, "Since he saw Ivy last, he had tried to kill himself several times." Yea we all know the boy does not do half ass but extremes. I truly enjoyed this book we saw a side o ...more
Nereid
Jun 04, 2012 Nereid rated it it was amazing
I have always loved this series and this last book, well it was kind of like a car accident. Brutally honest, emotionally exhausting, sometimes fatal and as you drive past you don't want to look but can't help yourself. Eric was always a bit of an enigma so conflicted and torn by his feelings for the Martis and Ivy and then also by her defection to Collin. She brought Eric back to life and made him a demon because she couldn't live without him but in between the curse and the events of the past, ...more
Brie
Jul 04, 2012 Brie rated it liked it
I'm sorry. Really truly I am but I have to be honest.

The Demon Kissed series ( 1-5)(I still consider 6+ a spin off) was as fantastic because of the strong plot that was present through all five books. In Assassin I couldn't even figure out what the plot was until the very end. It's a good set up for the rest though which is exciting. It's also bothered me that years were skipped it felt like I skipped a book.
Its sad because the things that made D.K. so great seemed to be missing here like the wr
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Levian
Nov 19, 2013 Levian rated it really liked it
after Ivy defeated Kreturus and became the Demon Queen, she was trapped in the Underworld with no physical form as it was her curse of using the Satan's Stone. originally an Angel, Eric too used the Satan's Stone to stop the previous war. his curse was to live his life feeding of fears from others. after he was brought back by Ivy, he transformed from a Martis, to a Valefar, now a Golden Valefar. having limited amount of fear for Eric to feed off, Ivy sent Eric to the surface. he was more powerf ...more
Bree
May 28, 2012 Bree rated it it was amazing
H.M. Ward does it again with this book!!! This book was so AWESOME! I LOVE the Demon Kissed Series and was sad when book five came out because I Really didn't want the series to end. This book was a great addition and for me a very welcoming one and doesn't disappoint even though it was told through Eric's point of view (which I LOVE) I would highly recommend reading the whole series leading up to this book so that you understand why Eric's life and world is the way is and understand why he's th ...more
Jenn Horton
Apr 26, 2015 Jenn Horton rated it really liked it
If you likes the Demon Kissed series, then take the time to get the paperback version of this book. It is not available on Kindle which I very much respect the authors reasons for why she took it off, but this book continues Eric story. This book does have Ivy and it and you have the feeling that she is controlling a lot of what Eric is doing, but this book is very much about Eric's story. It is a tad darker, but it still keeps the relationships and the story telling that you're used to in the s ...more
Jennifer Williams
I was happy to see the Demon Kissed series continue but this book didn't have the same flow. I was disappointed. The writing wasn't well thought out almost as if the author was rushing through it. It was very repetitive and the plot was confusing. I had to reread a few parts because it jumped around and I got a little lost.

I did like that the book told the story from Eric's point of view but I didn't really feel that it added anything further to his character. While I don't feel that this book t
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Melody
Nov 06, 2014 Melody rated it it was amazing
Love this!! Great spin off from the demon kiss series another of my favorites
Rasheida Reyes
Jan 19, 2015 Rasheida Reyes rated it it was amazing
does anyone know if book 7 will be coming out??
Sara
Jun 14, 2012 Sara rated it it was amazing
I cannot believe the book left me hanging off a cliff screaming to know what happens!! I have loved this series, and this one is a spin off from Demon Kissed that continues with Eric's story. And of course, like authors like to do these days, it has one pain of an ending! Some things that go on in the book are a little strange, at least stranger than my norm, but still so intriguing! Eric is the ultimate good boy now turned BAD. Can't wait for the next book now. This is not for young teens.
Vld
Apr 22, 2015 Vld rated it it was amazing
Shelves: h-m-ward
Cliff hanger endings.
Susan Commeford
Feb 06, 2013 Susan Commeford rated it really liked it
Shelves: books-i-own
This was another satisfying addition to the story...but obviously there is more to come! I didn't mention this in my other reviews, but there are several instances when the wrong spelling of a word is used in all of the books. Not enough to be majorly annoying, yet still errors that should not have been there. Will keep my eye out for further adventures. Again, this is a series that held my attention and was worth it.
daffystjob
Nov 09, 2013 daffystjob rated it really liked it
3.5* I enjoyed this one quite a bit, the new character was interesting but it didn't make me like Eric any more. I'd stay well clear of him. Like the rest of the series, it leaves lots of questions unanswered. Oh well, just have to wait for the next book for the answers.
Delpha
Sep 05, 2013 Delpha rated it it was amazing
I wondered as I read the first 5 Bo's what was going on in Eric's mind. Seriously after he was turned Valefor, but seeing inside his head was YIKES! He is crazy and the again he is not. Tis was a great tale. I need to see what happens next. Excellent
Tia
Nov 10, 2012 Tia rated it really liked it
Fucked up. This isn't a Demon Kissed novel though, as marked on here. It's a spin-ff for the series. The novels will now move forward in this matter. I'm interested to see the next one.
Darla
Jan 30, 2013 Darla rated it really liked it
This is awesome I loved Eric in all the books and was happy the this book was about him. I hope there is going to be more about Eric the ending makes it look that way lets hope <3
Shinez
Dec 15, 2012 Shinez rated it it was amazing


I am disappointed that it ended so quickly. Really enjoyed the introduction of Nat, she is going to be badass if E doesn't kill her first!!
Megan
Apr 23, 2014 Megan rated it liked it
This is the only book in the series i did not like. It shouldn't have been made, it has Nothing to do with the story line.
Virginia
Jun 30, 2012 Virginia rated it it was amazing
Shelves: ya
Wow, another great book in the series. I enjoyed it. It was nice reading the story from another characters perspective.
Laticia Selvey
Jan 17, 2013 Laticia Selvey rated it it was ok
Eric was such a better character described more from Ivy's eyes, rather then his.
Judy
Jun 26, 2012 Judy rated it really liked it
If you have read the demon kisss series you will love Erics story!
Sarah
Sep 04, 2013 Sarah rated it it was amazing
Shelves: hm-ward, favorites
***sigh*** my crazy Eric......
Maggie Vitela
May 13, 2013 Maggie Vitela rated it really liked it
cant wait for the next one!!!
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