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The Fever Series

(Fever #1-5)

4.64  ·  Rating details ·  5,969 ratings  ·  410 reviews
In the blockbuster Fever series, Karen Marie Moning creates a darkly erotic and paranormal world, torn apart by the struggle between humans and Fae. Now in a convenient eBook bundle, here are the five thrillingly sexy novels featuring heroine MacKayla Lane: Darkfever, Bloodfever, Faefever, Dreamfever, and Shadowfever.
When her sister is murdered, MacKayla Lan
ebook, Box-set, 2032 pages
Published September 17th 2012 by Dell
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Alial El I didn't read ICED. I couldn't bring myself to care about Dani and Ryodan. Idk her character wasn't as compelling to me as Mac's was. I've heard it's …moreI didn't read ICED. I couldn't bring myself to care about Dani and Ryodan. Idk her character wasn't as compelling to me as Mac's was. I've heard it's a solid read though. Too bad I was only interested in Barrens xD(less)

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Dec 31, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: lovers of prn, romance (slow and sizzling hot), thriller and interesting plot/premises
Don't think, read. I'll tell you how this is going to go: This will be a love story between you and a book. Yeah, you're going to hurt when it finishes, but remember that truly
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
- A. L. Tennyson.

The only thing I regret is that a book can never be unread, even for the sole purpose of reading it again for the first time.

On another note: A lot of people have complained about the heroine, but I don't give a sh*t. I want real people a
Roshani Chokshi
Conversation between my brain and heart upon finishing:

Brain: That was everything! I just—
Heart: Barrons.
Brain: —yes, I know, but also the plot, the evocative writing, Mac's hilarious and endearing voice—
Heart: Barrons.
Brain: ...could you not.

Aly (In Wonderland)
Dec 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing

Abandon all hope, ye who enter!

Are you thinking, "I'll read on chapter, then weed the garden"? Or "Just the prologue, and then I'll start dinner"? Or maybe something like, "I'll give this ten minutes, and then I'll work on that mountain of homework"?

You might want to weed the garden now. You might want to pop dinner in the oven and put on an extra loud timer, and that homework? Either accept that you will get an ugly ass F or do it now, before you start the Fever series.

You're probably laugh
5th re-read, 2009 pages (the annoying Mega in 'Iced' included), Mac 1.0 and 2.0 to drive me bugfuck all over again, one creepily obsessed partner in crime who wishes to remain anonymous because of embarrassing lusting over paper & ink book character, teaching my auto-correct variations on the theme 'Barrons' (Barronesque, Barrongasming, Barronsdrool, you get the idea).

But now all 2009 pages are over! :/

I guess that means no more peeing in empty apple juice cartons?

..and, hey, where's my partner
Nov 03, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-ebooks
Oh, very, very good. It is way WAY better than I expected when I first picked up this series as my next paranormal romance fix. I've been on a PR kick lately, it's odd the way I became fast addicted to a genre I basically avoided, considering I wasn’t even much into urban fantasy. Actually, I’ve never liked emphasis on romance in my fantasy, I’m all for epic/low/grimdark stories and romance doesn’t factor well into the equation (I still don’t. That's what romance novels are for).
In August I only
Heidi Hart
[Note: I reviewed each book individually, as spoiler-free as I possibly could. This review of the kindle bundle (the edition I actually read) is my review of the series as a whole. Here there be spoilers. You have been warned.]

I have averaged only 2-3 hours of sleep per night all week. Partly because of the nocturnal, tortured, ravening beast that is my teething 7-month-old son, but mostly because of Karen Marie Moning's Fever series. Like the Sinsar Dubh, the book of dark magic the series revo
Dec 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
A few friends recommended this series over and over, so after a recent surgery and long time at home without kids (yes, I am totally enjoying this recovery) I decided to give these a try. The first few pages of the first book "Darkfever" were a little annoying, with all the main character's young adult angst that she distresses about, but then the storyline and the changes she goes through more than make up for that. And I actually think the author, Karen Marie Moning, intended her to sound the ...more
Michelle [Helen Geek]
Sep 03, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Anyone interested in a GREAT adventure
09/25/2012 Review now posted on

Re-read September 2012


Overall Rating: 5
Book Cover / Book Blurb = 5 / 5 = total of 5
Writer’s Voice = 5
Character Development = 5
Story Appreciation = 5
Worth the Chili = 5
[individually about $7.99 each on Amazon and B&N, the 5 book series is around $30.99 on either]

I actually read these books individually, but wanted to review them together “in a bundle”. The fiv
Jan 01, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This book is like Harry Potter meets Fifty Shades. Let me explain. First it’s a great story for my age group, readers in their twenties. So many novels are directed for young adults that it’s hard to relate to the main characters when they are 16 years old. Since it was made for an older age group the romance is steamier, which is why it reminded me of Fifty Shades of Gray. It’s a story that uncovers the mystical world with faeries that live in and disrupt the human world. There are villains and ...more
Apr 09, 2013 rated it really liked it
An urban fantasy/chick lit series I actually like! I feel like these books are what Anne Bishop's should have been, and emphatically were not: full of a dark eroticism that didn't make me feel icky for having read it. The basic premise here is that the wall between the human and faery world is crumbling, and a young woman (Mac) just might have the power to stop it...but who is she really, and who is that sexy bookstore owner and what does he want? It's hard to say all the reasons I liked this bo ...more
Shannon The Show Stopper
May 25, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This is my all time favorite series! Jericho Barrons is my number top book beau and MacKayla Lane is one of my favorite heroines. I would recommend this to anyone and everyone. They are just that good!
Nov 29, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorite-books
To me the Fever Series is the best of the best when it comes to anything Paranormal or Urban Fantasy! I've read it twice and am planning my third re-read in 2016 when KMM puts out her next book...what a great series!! ...more
Melissa (Ever So Mela)
This is the review for the wholes series.

It's one hell of a series. Compelling plot, complex and intriguing characters, unpredictable twist and turns and just completely amazing.

Denia  Books & Baubles
Oct 04, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Re-reading because this reading slump is terrible, and I can't find anything new to read. ...more
Jan 28, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
These are my favorite books of ALL time!! This is the 2nd time I've read them. I started Friday night, got a little bit of sleep. I read all day Saturday (hated interruptions like cooking dinner lol), I got 4 hours of sleep that night after being up till 3am. Then I read all day Sunday, didn't make dinner, fed everyone easy stuff, then got only 3 hrs and 40 min's of sleep. Monday, everyone went to school, hubby went to work... I read all day. You can not stop reading this story. My brain is like ...more
Apr 22, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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Ahhh love is not a strong enough word for my feelings of this series. This is going to be short because I don't want to give anything away. So we are doing this in a list.
~This series always kept you guessing. I hate it when I can guess an ending, I hate predictability. Every time I thought I knew what was going on I was wrong. This kept you on your toes till the end.
~ I loved the characters, I loved to hate some of them.
~I am so depressed that this is over, it took me 4 days to read all of the
Carey J
Feb 05, 2013 rated it really liked it
Why yes, I did read all five books in the series in a little over a week. Have a problem with it? ;-p

Supernatural urban romance seemed like a good fit for a cold winter week while I was suffering from a virus. I enjoyed it, but I thought the first book and last half of the fifth were the weakest (started a bit bland and ended a bit convoluted). If I would have had to wait for the next book, I would have hated book three. Since I didn't have months to stew about the cliffhanger, only a couple hou
Heather Thurmeier
Dec 16, 2012 rated it it was amazing
As expected, the second reading was just as good or better than the first. Thanks, KMM, for creating such an awesome series! I will always love Mac and Barrons.
Ashley Mitchell
Jan 15, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Since my previous book debacle, I have decided to return to my roots and indulge in romance extraordinaire Karen Marie Moning, who always gives me exactly what I need when it comes to hot men and great women. This go round, I picked up the Fever Series, which consist of five books - Dark Fever, Blood Fever, Fae Fever, Dream Fever, and Shadow Fever- and devoured them over the course of a weekend. Oh, I am absolutely gaga over this series. Although it is completely different from her Highlander Se ...more
Aug 26, 2012 rated it it was amazing
I loved this entire series. I loved the way the characters grew emotionally and psychologically. The plot kept me moving forward and at the same time catching me off guard and surprising me in a way that I loved. I loved how we got to see inside Mac's mind and the struggling she had to go through to become the truly strong, courageous, passionate woman in the end. I laughed and I cried with this book. There were places that made my heart raw with the emotional roller coaster that played out in t ...more
Andrea Frieden
Iwillbe honest, I haven't "read this book" in the literal sense, but I HAVE read all the books in this series. Same fecking thing. I feel compelled to rate this book because as a whole I would rate this book 10 stars. Five stars just doesn't do it any justice. I wish there were more books out there as good as the fever series but unfortunately Karen Marie mining is one of a kind and there aren't. BEST. BOOK. SERIES. EVER. ...more
Jan 17, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Love love love these books! Tried to get all my friends to read them but when I mentioned the books were about fairies, they thought they sounded lame. They are the most addicting books I have read lately and I got two friends to read them and they fell in love too! All I have to say is Jericho Barron's!!!! Read these books you won't be sorry! ...more
Petra Garcia
Nov 23, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This series was FECKING AMAZING!
Never will I read a book like this.
The whole time I a had a huh face going on.
I read, read, read, and read some more with out ever thinking "when is this book going to end"
Over all this book was fan-FUCKING-tastic. Cannot wait to read Iced.
But, for the moment I must take a breather. I CANNOT BELIEVE I WAS ROOTING FOR THE WRONG FECKING TEAM!!!!!!!
Rita Salazar
Sep 18, 2012 rated it liked it
Fun fantasy, but she could have condensed it down to 3 books. It got redundant and took a little effort to stay interested by the middle of the 4th book.
Amanda Crockett
Oct 23, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Really like them! Different from what I've read before!! Still not finished with the last one but I'm excited to see how it ends! ...more
Mar 01, 2014 rated it really liked it
I did it. I finished it. It was good overall and that's saying a lot for paranormal which I generally don't enjoy. And I liked Barron's but I didn't love Barron's. ...more
Oct 29, 2020 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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Oct 13, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Hard to put down UF/PR series! Too bad it comes with all 5 books bundled together. It would've been easier on my family and other obligations if I had to read them one by one as they came out. The heroine, Mac, is my favorite kind, well written and with a nice arc from superficial/shallow to really kick ass. Barons...*swoon* I mean not that I like overbearing, autocratic men, but sheesh, he's heady stuff. I gave it 4 stars because there were a few moments that even I found hard to believe (and I ...more
Uniquely Jenn Life & Books
Aug 02, 2013 rated it it was amazing
So I first read the sample for Darkfever several months ago and was really intrigued. I read some reviews on amazon and a few scared me off because I wasn’t sure I wanted to spend 7.99 and not like the book. Well, months later I reread the sample and then started reading the positive reviews again. I decided I was going to bite the bullet and I decided to do so by buying the 5 book bundle. Why the whole bundle? Reviews had stated how each book had a horrible cliffhanger. I knew if I loved the fi ...more
Nov 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2012-read
I LOVE this series! A quick disclaimer though...I own and read the books individually but wanted to post a review on my blog that encompassed the whole series.

This is the story of MacKayla "Mac" Lane. Her sister, Alina, has been murdered while studying abroad in Dublin, Ireland. Unable to get satisfactory results over the phone, Mac leaves for Dublin in hopes of finding her sister's murderer.

Once in Dublin Mac starts to discover all is not as it appears. So much so that the wall separating our r
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“The only other calling I ever felt was an irrepressible desire to be Captain of my own Starship. I was born in the wrong century and it wasn’t possible, so I chose to explore the universe by writing fiction instead. Books are doors to endless adventure.” -KMM

Karen Marie Moning is the #1 NYT bestselling author of the Fever Series and Highlander novels.

An alum of the Immaculate Conception Academy,

Other books in the series

Fever (1 - 10 of 11 books)
  • Darkfever (Fever, #1)
  • Bloodfever (Fever, #2)
  • Faefever (Fever, #3)
  • Dreamfever (Fever, #4)
  • Shadowfever (Fever, #5)
  • Iced (Fever, #6)
  • Burned (Fever, #7)
  • Feverborn (Fever, #8)
  • Feversong (Fever, #9)
  • High Voltage (Fever, #10)

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