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Blood Cursed (The Shadowfae Chronicles #4)

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To a vampire, nothing is sweeter than bloodfairy essence—and Ember is the most sought-after fairy on the underworld circuit. Selling her blood to the highest bidder—and robbing her clients in the process—Ember has unwittingly become a target of dark and dangerous forces. Her enemies are everywhere. And if she hopes to survive, she needs protection…

Diamond is a glassfairy w
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Paperback, 368 pages
Published August 2nd 2011 by St. Martin's Paperbacks
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Favorite Quote: “…the most compelling memory is the ache sharp pain in his heart. Her hot green eyes dazzle him. Her toothy smile stops his pulse. Her touch befuddles his senses and wobbles his legs weak. The rich purr of her voice makes him crave chocolate cake.”

Ember is a bloodfairy, which makes her a highly sought after prize to the vampires in the underworld. A prize her boyfriend Jasper has no problem capitalizing on. When he send
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Stoli
Sep 09, 2011 Stoli rated it did not like it
Shelves: urban-fantasy
This book was a disaster...from the gobbledy-gook made up language to the desperate over-worked sensuality; the author was just trying too hard. I may be channeling Len from DWTS by nit-picking, but there was nothing interesting about the characters, the "world" fell flat, and the sex scenes felt forced and tired while overshadowing the minuscule plot. Overall, can't believe I actually read the whole thing, guess I kept hoping it would get better, but it was just disappointing.
Bibliofiendlm
Aug 08, 2011 Bibliofiendlm rated it liked it
One of the better ones in the series. Diamond's dialect is cute for one chapter and exceedingly annoying for the next 300 pages.
Among The Muses
This is a series and author I can't get enough off! The Shadowfae Chronicles series delivers such a unique experience with the dark underground world consisting of some of the most unique, carefree, dangerous, deadly, lively, and sexy paranormal creatures that walk amongst humans unknowingly thanks to their glamour. Where vampires can be mob bosses and fairies are like nothing from childhood fantastical stories. Author Erica Hayes knows how to create a dark underground world filled with sexy, da ...more
Nawnee
Jan 26, 2012 Nawnee rated it did not like it
Recommends it for: no one
I was trying to figure out a way to write this review without sounding like a jerk, but I'm just going to write how this made me feel and hope its not to offensive.
So I started this book yesterday and I really thought the description sounded interesting and was looking forward to reading about this fairy world where there are so many different types of creatures.
I couldn't get past the made up gibberish how can you call someone a gangster mob type and then have him speak in isms I swear that was
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T.
Aug 16, 2013 T. rated it really liked it
Poison Kissed, book 3 of this series, is one of my favorites for 2013 (so far). I found this book (#4) good, with an intricate plot that kept me reading, but I have to admit, I found Ember to be a bit wishy-washy valley girl. Diamond was a great character, but he could have done better than a girl that had such a hard time believing in him (yeah, yeah, we get the whole low self esteem thing), I would have preferred a stringer female to pair him with. That said, this is a terrific author, and boo ...more
Dee
Jul 19, 2012 Dee rated it liked it
I didn't enjoy the book as much as I originally thought I would. At the start, Ember was a desperate girlfriend clinging to a boyfriend who was an abusive asshole. Diamond, our male lead (made of pink glass no less) had a funny way of speaking that was meant to be endearing but came off as childlike, which sums up the tone of the first half of the story. The trickery, the deal, it all felt like a child's game, one with lots of sex, swearing and backstabbing. But towards the end I found I was act ...more
Jenny Delandro
Mar 29, 2014 Jenny Delandro rated it liked it
Melbourne is overrun with fairies and vampires and this story follows two fairies who are not beautiful or loving people.
Diamond is a glass fairy and a mid level gangster
Ember is a blood fairy and she has been clinging to a bad relationship because she feared being alone more.

revenge and betrayal is prominent in this story but slowly these two start to see more than their eyes did see....

Fractured and hard, the ending is not glorious and uplifting but satisifying when you realise that they will
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My Book Addiction and More MBA
BLOOD CURSED was the fourth (4th) book in The Shadowfae Chronicles. I have not read the previous ones but this was not an issue. Each novel does stand alone and readers will not have a problem following this story. After reading the blurb and being intrigued, it was a little disappointing with some of the language used. It was very distracting and I found myself having to reread parts of it over. Overall, it was a good read.

Rating: 3

Reviewed by: KellyR

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Barbi Faye (The Book Fae)
Nov 01, 2015 Barbi Faye (The Book Fae) rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: para romance
Recommended to Barbi Faye (The Book Fae) by: genre, cover
Cute Novel! I loved the way that the glassfairy Diamond, has a way of talkifying! ...I love paranormal romances...!
Who needs MEN??? Just give me my cat and a good romance novel!!! Unconditional love, free cuddles, shelf the book when not needed, no bitching, snoring, or cheating! And you get the bed to yourself!
Sigh...!
Marielle
Mar 20, 2013 Marielle rated it it was ok
I didn't mind Diamond, but Ember was useless. I didn't understand her appeal at all. No real personality and she's hardly bright. You spend most of the book thinking she's an idiot. I don't understand why anyone likes her, but I guess it's just looks. Meh.
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Erica Hayes was a law student, an air force officer, an editorial assistant and a musician, before finally landing her dream job: fantasy writer. She writes dark paranormal romance, urban fantasy and romantic science fiction, and her books feature tough, smart heroines and colorful heroes with dark secrets.

She hails from Australia, where she drifts from city to city, leaving a trail of chaos behin
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Other Books in the Series

The Shadowfae Chronicles (6 books)
  • Shadowfae (The Shadowfae Chronicles, #1)
  • Shadowglass (The Shadowfae Chronicles, #2)
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