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Everlasting

(Kissed by an Angel #5)

4.04  ·  Rating details ·  4,220 ratings  ·  258 reviews
Ivy should be ecstatic that her formerly-dead boyfriend Tristan is back on earth with her, but the life of a fallen angel is never easy. Tristan has been cast down in the body of a murderer, and the police are after him. Now, there's only one way that he and Ivy can be together: they must clear him of the murder.

But when it becomes clear that there are darker forces at wo
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Hardcover, 320 pages
Published March 6th 2012 by Simon Pulse (first published 2012)
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Marianne (Boricuan Bookworms)
I really realy think that Elizabeth Chandler should've stuck to the first three books. It's true that the ending was bittersweet for those Tristan and Ivy fans, but it had the proper closure and everything was resolved. Evercrossed I found pretty interesting, although maybe too short. Elizabeth Chandler should've just merged Evercrossed with this one, then MAYBE then Everlasting could have been good.

Ivy is reunited with her true love, Tristan, but with a huge cost. Tristan is a fallen angel, tra
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03 BaileyB
Oct 29, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I loved this book, I feel like the author put more details and mystery to her book. I couldn't stop reading, I felt like I was litteraly in the book. I like how there was twists in the mysteries, when I thought that could be the victim, it would unravel into a different mystry every time I thought it was close to finding out who the murder is just kept going till the end.

I couldn't believe Tristian died, I started to cry. The romance in this story is intesnse how he came back for Ivy, just showe
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Diane ϟ [ Lestrange ]
Jun 26, 2011 marked it as excited-for
Shelves: wish-list
2012? dang! Its SO excruciatingly l o n g...
anyway love the cover, :D
kari
Oct 16, 2012 rated it did not like it
Shelves: ya, 2012
Blech! That is the sum total of my opinion.
Not worth the time.
Not a good plot.
Not good characters.
Heck, not even a good romance and these two have fought through death itself to be together so the romance should be better than tepid, dontcha think?
This series was originally three books and while the ending was bittersweet, if a bit hurried, that ending worked. This feels very much like the old books were dusted off and it was decided that more money could be made from this series without reme
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Moon
May 26, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: books-i-own
I honestly felt like it was really slow and took me a while to read but overall was a great continuation to the series and I'm finally getting to the end of it! On to the final book... ...more
Savannah (Books With Bite)
Jun 21, 2011 rated it really liked it
Being in love with this series, I knew had to read the book. For me, I was expecting more in this book. I have seen these characters grow and learn through out the series. So when I started reading the book I just felt like something was missing.

I really enjoyed the characters. The characters have changed so much through out the series its good to see them all working together instead of fighting. They learned to trust each other and to help each other out. The way that they worked together to h
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Sillylittlefishey
Apr 01, 2012 rated it it was ok
I really wasn't impressed with this book and am ready for the series to be over. How many times can one person/angel come back anyway?? And the big twist of who tried to kill Luke really wasn't a surprise to me at all and the book just came off as boring and repetitive.

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Maria Casey
There’s only one book left in the series but I don’t care enough to buy it...
OpenBookSociety.com
Mar 24, 2012 rated it did not like it
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Note: Contains spoilers!

I have been a fan of author Mary-Claire Helldorfer, who writers the Kissed By An Angel Series under the pseudonym Elizabeth Chandler, since I read the first book in the series. I was very much excited when I received an advanced copy of Everlasting to read since I had been unaware that the author was going to continue with Ivy and Tristan’s tale (I had thought the series was really a trilogy). I had also been unaware that
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Heeta
Mar 13, 2013 rated it it was amazing
The Kissed by an Angel series overall is an absolute breathtaking gem. Elizabeth Chandler doesn't disappoint at all, with this fifth (third?) installment. This series just keeps on getting better and better and has become one of my fave ongoing series.

Surprising to say this but I miss Gregory much more after seeing what Bryan did. It felt like Bryan was just a shadow of Gregory in the evil/psychotic department. Btw I was pretty spot on about my hunch on Bryan and was glad it turned out to be tru
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Angela
Sep 22, 2011 rated it really liked it
This novel is like my favorite since Kissed by the Angel. And no matter how much I want to give it a 5, it had to be done... I’m giving it a 4. I love the book and I really do. But this book and Evercrossed just weren’t good as the first one. Although I would give a 5 that Tristan and Ivy is together and that the ending for Everlasting is also a 5 because DAMN.... it not the end and I want to know what the hell happened to Tristan. If he dead again....ARGH!!!!!! WHY!!!!!!!!!??????
Ivy thought th
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Giselle
A copy was provided by Simon and Schuster Canada for review! Thank you!

We’re back with Ivy and Tristan, but this time Tristan is inside the body of a murderer which doesn’t help their situation one but. Even though Beth is there in person she’s not the same either. Her composure is different and sinister and I couldn’t help but shudder at the things she did. Well not Beth herself but Gregory. We find Tristan and Ivy trying to solve a mystery and together they fall deeper in love which I immensel
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Noella
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Megan
Feb 24, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Things have gotten so confusing! I feel like everyone is switching boyfriends too much! (view spoiler) ...more
Devika Deuri
May 09, 2013 rated it it was ok
I couldn't even finish reading the book, it was that bad. Elizabeth Chandler should stick to what she writes best.. Young adult mundane romances.. Supernatural and paranormal romances are so not her forte..
True she did a good job with Kissed by an Angel , but the quality of her books just keeps on deteriorating as the series proceeds.
I had cried my eyes out when Tristan died in the first book. Now I could quite cheerfully clob him to death and enjoy doing so!
I can't believe it's the same write
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SJH (A Dream of Books)
This is the sequel to Evercrossed. I found the story a bit repetitive and some elements felt like a rehash of the plot in the first book. I thought that the untangling of the mystery surrounding Luke was interesting but I would have liked to have felt more of a connection to the characters and their fates.

An okay read but I was expecting more from the story which didn't particularly grip me.
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Nicole Karlikowski
Aug 28, 2012 rated it really liked it
Good book. I liked reading it. You were able to experience a different side of the character, Beth which we haven't seen in the first book. The characters face a murderer trapped in their friend's body and try everthying they can to protect Ivy and from Gregory, but they soon realize that Beth is the one that is going to need the most help and support to get the demon Gregory out of her so that she will no longer be controlled by him. ...more
Chesky_division
Mar 22, 2012 rated it really liked it
I so hope there is another book to explain the ending and to finish this storyline.. I don't want to give spoilers but anyone that has read this book will understand... The story line was getting a bit annoying and repetitive, the Tristan part of the story was great there was no reason for Beth's "story/problem". If this is the last book I will be a very disappointed fan. ...more
RainaMarie
Jul 13, 2011 marked it as to-read
I CANT EVEN WRITE A REVIEW IM SO SXCITED
Kayla
Oct 25, 2011 marked it as to-read
its been 6 months since i read the last one, i am dyyying to read the next one
but i still have to wait about 5 months ): excruciating.
Hannah-Linn
Dec 03, 2011 marked it as to-read
Shelves: angels
These are literally my favorite books of all time. These and the book Where The Heart Is...I should really add a review for that book.
Anywho.....I'm going to die waiting for this book.
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Abstractelf
Jan 20, 2012 rated it did not like it
I like how consistently awful this series is.
BobaForLife
Oct 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
The romance in this book made this story so much more interesting. Similar to how Tristan came back to life for Ivy which showed he can’t go even a day without her. Lacy is a ghost that Tristan met when he died. She gave hints to Ivy that Tristan was on earth in a physical body, Luke’s body, the guy that is a suspect for murder. Tristian and Ivy tried to show that he is not guilty of killing Chelsea, Luke’s ex girlfriend, also figuring out who actually killed her. Another problem that Ivy had to ...more
Angelina
Dec 02, 2019 rated it it was ok
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Sháy The Obscure Bookworm
4 stars!

Endings are beginnings, and beginnings are ours to turn into something good.”


One of the things I like as I progress in the books is that you get more details and story. This one was a bit better than the last one, in my opinion. However, I feel like, as much as I'd love to see Tristan and Ivy get the happily ever after they deserve (and hopefully Beth and Will), that I kind of wish it just stuck with the original trilogy. I still enjoyed this though!

The first thing s
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Bree Haake
Sep 25, 2019 rated it liked it
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Heather
Jan 31, 2020 rated it it was ok
This one was somehow worse than the one before it? It was so boring and I was forcing myself to finish it honestly. I'm still going to read the last one because I own it and I have made it this far, I want to see how it ends, but I think after that I'll unhaul books 4-6. I'd rather just remember the series as being only the first three books because I was happy with the way those went and the ending they gave. ...more
Danya Pilat
I want to read the next book! The ending left me hanging and compared to the first few books in the series I actually want to read the next and last book in the series.
I found the book a little slow at times but that simply could be my overly complicated life at the moment.
I am enjoying the new trio of books more than the original trio. Still though this maybe a series that I will be tempted to part with once reading the final book.
Tara Frye
Mar 09, 2017 rated it did not like it
Well this is my first time reading the series and I know I went out of order so maybe I didn't really know exactly what everything was going on but, it was so boring I just didn't like it I couldn't even finish it. I'm like that with a lot of books though. There's only certain books that I really love and others I feel like what's even the point. This isn't even interesting. ...more
Samantha Shaffer
Jul 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: ya-books
I loved these books their not your typical angel reincarnation books. The twist and turns keep you guessing until the end. The only thing I didn't like about the books is how the story ended it just wasn't what I thought would happen. The books as a whole was light and warm hearten with a deadly twist that I enjoyed. ...more
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What's the Name o...: SOLVED. Flower on black back cover. [s] 4 50 Sep 30, 2013 01:33AM  
Telling Will that Luke is Tristan 3 20 May 31, 2012 12:54PM  
Why is't there a 6th one? 5 33 May 13, 2012 08:19PM  

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