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The Beginning (Reaper #1)

3.12 of 5 stars 3.12  ·  rating details  ·  67 ratings  ·  8 reviews
WARNING: This book contains content that may offend some readers. By day, Samantha Bennet is many things--sister, daughter, friend, lover, associate, officer of the law? But by night, she is something--and someone--quite different. She is a Reaper, a vigilante Nephalim, an angel-human hybrid who has the soul of a human and the partial power of a Fallen angel. By night she ...more
Kindle Edition, 41 pages
Published (first published 2009)
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Sarah
Samantha is 15 years old, and taking a shortcut through the park on her way home from work when she is attacked by three young men with the intention to rape and kill her. As she begins to panic she feels a strange thing happening to her - black scaly skin begins to cover her from top to toe, and her fingernails become long sharp talons. Taking her revenge on the three men; she brutally kills them and the black skin absorbs their blood.

Unfortunately this is where the story ends! In all it was on
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Martha ~Addicted to Books~
I really have nothing interesting to say about this book, in all honesty. I wasn't that impressed with it, and it was much like the removal of a band-aid, if you do it quickly it is less painful.
Tandy
Short read and dark. Left me wanting to know more- what is she that she turns into at night? A hybrid type vampire that hunts the evil of the night? will have to read more...
Nilufer
Warning: Disturbing content!
Wow, it is messed-up, scary but wonderful at the same time. I love the style the writer used - no heavy thoughts, easy and quick paced.
Paul Gunderson
I wasnt sure if I had downloaded short story or had just received the first section. But it my me inteerested enought to get the next one
Kelly Ewing
Not my cup of tea. A little too Freudian. heroine not fully developed. Story would likely appeal to teen readers.
Rachel Craig
Heads up, it's a short story and to be based on a 15 yr old it needs to be rated R, but intense read
Gwen
Oct 21, 2014 Gwen marked it as series-1
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Born in British Columbia, Canada in 1979, raised in Manitoba, Amanda Mary-Margaret Holt is the oldest of four children. She began writing at an early age, stories that always seemed to be of one paranormal genre or another. Sometimes these stories thrilled her teachers and parents...other times, they served only to horrify.

With no formal post-secondary training in English or literature studies, Am
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