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Dragos Takes a Holiday (Elder Races #6.5)

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The Bermuda Triangle. Pirates. The Peanut. What could possibly go wrong?

Dragos Cuelebre needs a vacation. So does Pia, his mate. When the First Family of the Wyr head to Bermuda for some much needed R&R, it's no ordinary undertaking - and no ordinary weekend in the sun. Between hunting for ancient treasure buried beneath the waves and keeping track of their son, Liam—a
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Published November 28th 2013 by Thea Harrison (first published November 17th 2013)
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Adorable! - 4 stars

Early excerpt – Peanut’s POV -> so cute!!

Mommy carried him into his room. He thought things were going quite well until she set him down on the thick, soft rug in the middle of the floor.

No, that wasn’t what he wanted. That was very much not what he wanted.

He was tired again, and his mouth hurt, and he was hungry all of the time. Hungry for what, he didn’t know. Hungry, hungry.

So he scowled and concentrated mightily on something that he wanted.

And the world shifted.
Sharon ✽ is an emotional book junkie ✽
If you are a fan of Dragos, you really don't want to miss this novella! It is sooo will make you laugh and cry tear up. I just loved every minute of it.

Dragos "thinks" he comes up with an idea to go on a quick family vacation. (You just gotta love how Pia came up with that one.) So off they go to Bermuda.


I just love the relationship between Dragos and Pia. The way TH has written the scenes lets you feel how strong their emotions are for each other...and how hot!! I think Pia needs to
Super cute novella! Loved reading about the Peanut a.k.a baby Liam!

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I swear, I literally read this just to see Liam so that I could do this...

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And see some steamy "action" between Dragos and Pia!!

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I am a very happy girl, YES I AM!... *wink wink* ;)
♡ Sassy ~ Amy ♡
This was a cute fun story... It kind of reminded me of the Incredibles & Jack Jack coming into his powers.

Pia finally gets Dragos to go on a vacation to Bermuda by placing treasure hunting books sporatically around their house & the lure for him is so great, he decides they need a vacation. During this time, baby Liam is coming into his powers & while it makes Pia proud & a nervous wreck, Dragos is extremely proud.

It was a cute quick read that expands on the story and points the
I hate the cover.
Lady Heather

Dragos taking time off for a holiday?
Yep, and with anything Pia and Dragos do nothing is ever as easy as it sounds.
Add to the mix sunken treasure and Pirates, and Pia and Dragos have a vacation adventure I don't think they'll soon forget.

I really enjoyed reading this short, action pact story. It was wonderful spending time with Pia, Dragos and of course Liam fondly known as the 'The Peanut'.
Liam is growing much faster than other Wyr babies, and as some of his Wyr 'gifts' are starting to become
2.5 stars - Spoilers

-This was kind of entertaining but also kind of blah. The plot was simple and rather predictable, there was nothing interesting or surprising that happened. The bad guys were evul and stupid, the good guys took them on and won, the romance was cheesy, and everything was exactly what was expected of a typical PNR novella.

-What's what: Pia and Dragos decide to take a break from their busy schedule, and go on holiday with Liam. Naturally, they do some treasure hunting, smex it u
When I think back on Dragos Takes a Holiday there a few words that immediate come to mind...


Adorable, Cute and Sweet all are on account of the Peanut. OMG, what an amazing character. I can't wait to see where Harrison goes with this incredible Dragon/Unicorn Hybrid. He stole the show and is such an endearing character you can't help but love him. It was also extremely sweet watching Pia and Dragos coming to terms with the extraordinary abilities this new born is exhi
Initial Thoughts: So what would a dragon do on vacation? Hunt for sunken treasure off the coast of Bermuda, of course. A fun little novella featuring Dragos and Pia on a much needed vacation along with the little peanut.

The Review:
For fans of Thea Harrison's Elder Races series, this short little novella offers the reader a glimpse into Pia and Dragos' happily ever after. Yes, I'm a sucker for that sort of thing and these two are one of my favorite paranormal romance couples, so given the opport
smexys_sidekick (Tori-Smexybooks)
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Favorite Quote: “You sure you weren’t too clever for him? Don’t get me wrong, I know he’s bright [...] but he is still just a man.”

Dragos Cuelebre desperately needs a vacation. After losing two of his staff to love, he has been working non stop. His mate decides to take matters into her own hands by leaving clues to a treasure hunt and soon he, Pia, and the peanut are heading towards the Bermuda Triangle for sun, sand, and treas
I loved this little visit with Dragos, Pia, and Liam.

We get a lovely passion still burning between Dragos and his mate. I adore little ones and little shifters are always fun.

Married life, a vacation, and a treasure hunt. Good stuff.

The action at the end is a bit rushed but mainly a yummy bite of a book.
I love love love this series!! . Dragos and Pia's story just gets better and better and with the addition of Liam (aka Peanut) I can't wait to see what's in store for their future.

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This too cute short in the day in the life format follows little Liam putting Pia and Dragos through their parenting paces while he proves he's daddy's boy as the family prepares to go on vacation.

I would say this read is definitely for fans of the series, it does not forward the overall arc but can be read in one sitting.
Marta Cox
I adore Thea Harrison's Elder Races series so was so overjoyed to have the opportunity to read and review this book. This is book 6.5 in the series and in many ways goes back to the very beginning when we first met Dragos Cuelebre and his mate Pia. Their relationship has been a stormy one full of uncertainty and danger but in this novella they get to just escape from duty and relax on a brief holiday.
Well I would truly like to say that the couple together with their young son Liam- affectionatel
Very cute, and Liam is freakin adorable and I normally dislike children in books
LOVED THIS LIL GEM of a book!!! Oh who am I kidding, I love it anytime I can get me some Pia and Dragos and of course the talented and growing like a week (or a baby dragon) The Peanut! Funny as Dragos and Pia get away from NY on a long weekend, they think that they are just going to have a nice, relaxing weekend and do a little playing on the beach and some treasure hunting. Instead they end up tangling with bad guys and find out that their lil peanut is quite the escape artist. Can't wait for ...more
I really wanted to love this little slice of Dragos and Pia's HEA, but it was just too something and ended up being cute but more on the Okay side. The redeeming parts of the story were the bits with Peanut, boy is the little dragonlet going to be a handful as he grows.

In the "Nits Category" - I really didn't like the cover for this one. This guy is too creepy looking and wimpy to be Dragos...
What do you get when you mix a dragon and a unicorn? PEANUT!

Can we please talk about how adorable Peanut (aka Liam) is?

I will never get tired of reading about Dragos, Pia and Liam or just Dragos and Pia. I loved them from Dragon Bound and pray that they appear in some manner in the other Elder Race books. :sighs: I love Liam and I cannot wait til he grows into his scales. Now that is going to be quite the story.

If you love the Elder Race books then this one will not disappoint except that it
Laura (Kyahgirl)
4/5; 4 stars; A-

Pia, the Peanut, and could you go wrong? Every short story in this series is excellent. I don't know how a newbie to the series would perceive this book but as a big fan, I loved it. I look forward to seeing more of the Peanut in future books. *fingers crossed*
Thea Harrison is a genius. She takes PNR right to the edge of the shared border between sweetly sentimental AND grunting alpha-maleness, and holds it there with humour and genuinely likable characters.
Pia and Dragos are so sweet. Can't get enough of them.
I smiled on every page. Love Dragos!
4.5 stars.

Why I read it: I received a copy from the author via NetGalley and I’m a fan of the series.

What worked for me (and what didn’t): This little delight is like a gift to fans of the series. I don’t think it would work as a stand alone – all the joy comes from knowing the characters and seeing how far Dragos (in particular) has come. Liam (aka the Peanut) is just gorgeous and readers will be dying of teh cute from him alone. It’s about 90 pages long and doesn’t take long to read, so it’s a
Jen (Red Hot Books)
This novella will be a real treat for Pia and Dragos fans. It’s a little slice of life, set just after Kinked, that gives us a look at the family dynamic since the birth of the Peanut.

Basically, the story follows Pia’s plan to take a family vacation. She entices Dragos with the idea of searching for sunken treasure –and before you know it, they are on holiday in Bermuda. There’s a little plot about the treasure and some nefarious fortune hunters thrown in there, but at its core, this is a story

Thea harrison you're fucking genius :D

Adındanda anlaşılacağı gibi dragos ve çekirdek ailesi bir tatile çıkıyor. ama onların hayatları bu kısacık tatilde bile aksiyonsuz ,sessiz ,sakin geçemiyor :D
New York'da diğer sentinellerin sırayla izin kullanmasından dolayı işler dragos'un üzerine yığılmış durumda . evde durumlar farklı değil. Peanut normal bir bebekten çok daha hızlı gelişiyor ve değişiyor. Bunun üstüne ufaklığımız birde ejder formuna geçmeye başlamazmı :D Dragos sonunda liam'ın bebek f
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Pia plants the vacation seed in Dragos’s mind via treasure hunting books she just happens to leave around their home. Dragos has been working hard, his sentinels are all taking rotating vacations and an extended time off isn’t in the cards for Dragos and his family. But Pia and her treasure hunting books entice Dragos to go away for a long weekend in Bermuda. They’re going to relax and Dragos is going to hunt for a sunken ship that’s been m
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Title: Dragos Takes A Holiday - The Story Of The Elder Races 6.5
Author: Thea Harrison
Publisher: Teddy Harrison LLC
ISBN: 10-0-989972801
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Pages: 90
Genre: Paranormal
Tags: Shifters, Dragons, Suspense

Pia Giovanni & Dragos Cuelebre first meet in Book 1 of the Elder Races Books. Dragos was leader of one of the most powerful wyre races and Pia was a half wyre/half human blackmailed into stealing a magical coin from Dragos. When she is captured Dragos cl
With all the changes in the Wyr demesne, Dragos is in dire need of a vacation. Pia is concerned for her mate so she plants some subliminal items around their living quarters to get Dragos thinking about the idea. Boy does she know her mate! It works like a charm and the family is off to a sunny climate with warm beaches and ocean as far as the eye can see. But as they reach their balmy destination, the holiday quickly turns disastrous and no one can escape the wrath of Dragos…no one.

I absolutely
Short, nice read.

It is nice when the story is told from the point of view of Peanut and it is nice to see Dragos and Pia struggle with their new role as parents of this adorable little dragon. But there's not much than that in this short little story, that does not add much to the series, imho.

As usual the "bad guys" are smitten in two minutes from Dragos. I know he is the stronger, more powerful Wyr and so on and on and on, but it begins to be repetitive (Lord's fall docet) and deprives the sto
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“Liam’s bunny was one of those things Dragos didn’t understand. The stuffed toy was floppy, super soft and had big, dark eyes. Liam adored it, although Dragos wasn’t quite sure why. In real life, a bunny that size would barely make an appetizer.” 6 likes
“How soon could you be ready to go?”
She tilted her head, and her smile turned into a grin. “Is fifteen minutes soon enough?”
“Really. Fifteen minutes.” His gold eyes narrowed suddenly. “Those books. That conversation. You little Machiavellian, you set me up.”
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