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Incubus

(Daughters of Lilith #2)

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Braedyn Murphy used to think nothing important ever happened in her sleepy town of Puerto Escondido. But that was before she learned she was a descendent of Lilith, the mother of all demons. Now Braedyn fights to protect humanity from the Lilitu - the beautiful, souls-stealing daughters of Lilith.

As she fights the Lilitu, Braedyn must also fight her growing love for her bo
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Kindle Edition, 295 pages
Published June 21st 2013 by Secret Tree Press
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Marla
Oct 03, 2017 rated it really liked it
Great book two of the series.
Rachel (The Rest Is Still Unwritten)
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Cat
Jun 19, 2013 rated it liked it
Book two in the series was...disappointing.

Braedyn was stubborn, hard-headed, disloyal and a whole slew of other adjectives that really annoyed me. In fact, I'm highly disappointed in Lucas's frame of mind at the end of the book. I thought Braedyn was also completely, and more frustratingly, willfully oblivious to things.

Fortunately, there were a few interesting developments in this book, so I do still think reading #3 is worth it - I'm hoping so, anyway.

The only inconsistency/oversight I found
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Linda
Jan 31, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: first-reads
UPDATE:
It has been more than a year since I first read Incubus. Now that I also have Sacrifice and Guardian, I decided to reread the first two books as well.

I must admit, I was not as happy-go-lucky as the first time I read it. But it does not mean it was not a good experience the second time around.

So how was reading it the second time different?

Which book did I like better? I definitely like Thrall better. It was a bit better rounded and I enjoyed some characters, Braedyn mainly, more. Incubu
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Linda
Apr 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Jennifer Quintenz why do you do this to me? Sleep is good for people, I speak from experience. But somehow your works always have me telling off sleep until I am ready to collapse. It was not a good idea to go to bed 4.30 AM, when I had wake up at 7AM…

So after reading to the early hours of the morning I have now finished “Incubus”. I admit it might not have been nice of me to wake up my visiting sister at 4AM with a loud shout of: “I knew it! I didn’t know it, but damn it, I knew it.” For people
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Mac Dubista Keso The Bibliobibuli v(=∩_∩=)
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Savannah (Books With Bite)
Nov 28, 2013 rated it it was amazing
So since the first book blew me away, I knew I had to read the sequel. At first, the story seems fine. Then I hit the last few chapters.

Mind Blown!

Plot: If you have not read the first book, I strongly suggest you do. This story carries over with what happened in the first book. It’s action packed, lots of great plot twists and turns. Nothing is ever boring nor confusing. I fell right back into the story as if I never left. It’s just really awesome.

Love: This love is soo complicated. And no, it h
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C. Erani Kole
Aug 07, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Warning: mild swearing and spoiling.

Where to begin...

This book left me feeling so frustrated and satisfied at the same time. In the first book, lots of stuff happened and kept everything interesting, leaving little room for emotional bullshit and stupidity. It was great. Then I read this book and the beginning started off exciting, but then things started to get a little boring and kept lingering around some stuff before the middle part of this book. God, the middle... I was so frustrated with h
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Emily Rojas
Aug 22, 2014 rated it it was amazing
One of the best books I have ever read!

When I started reading this book I couldn't stop reading it. I read this book the whole day. :D It was fun to read. It have everything in it, romance, drama, mystery, fantasy, and it will be a great book for teens. I love the character-most of them. If I would have to pick my favorite character it would maybe Lucas. I don't know. I love the character and I can't choose one. :D

I think people should read this book. But you have to read the first book becaus
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Devrie Spaulding
Feb 27, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Just as good as the first and absolutely addictive. One of the best reads I have come across.
Alaina
Feb 24, 2014 rated it really liked it
Awesome! Great continuation of the first book. Now I need to get to the next!
Damian Southam
Sep 14, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Book two opens around nine months after the events of book one came to a close; an immediate sense of dejavu being set off by the mentioning of winter solstice. Despite the instinctual ways in which Braedyn and Lucas stood in the face of danger and ran to the fight instead of from it, their inclinations to protect the innocent and those they love, have left their mark; most typically in the dreams that plague them. Lucky for Lucas, and Braedyn too, she has a power over the dreamscape, not that t ...more
Takiyah Dudley
Dec 11, 2018 rated it liked it
Shelves: ebook
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Carol Simmons
Jun 25, 2018 rated it really liked it
Great story!

I did enjoy the first book better but I can't wait to read the third. That is a great story!
Isis
If you haven't yet read book one of this series, Thrall (Daughters of Lilith), STOP HERE and go read that book first. This series builds each book upon the foundation of the prior book, which means that this review contains spoilers for the first book in the series.


Braedyn Murphy used to think nothing important ever happened in her sleepy town of Puerto Escondido. But that was before she learned she was a descendent of Lilith, the mother of all demons. Now Braedyn fights to protect humanity from
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Melanie
Mar 08, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: ry-2013, read-in-2014
4.5*s
review posted here...
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Incubus is the exciting sequel to Thrall (Duaghters of Lillith #1) and carried on just where we left off.
Following the events of Thrall, Braedyn is given a glimmer of hope by an angel, if she can keep herself from doing wrong, there is a chance she can be made human. This is great news for Braedyn and also for her loved ones, giving hope that she can be with Lucas properly, never guarding her love for him, being able to kiss him,
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Tahlia Newland
Sep 25, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I read Thrall the first book in the Daughters of Lilith Series some time ago and I remember thinking it was pretty good, so I readily agreed to read the second in the series. I wasn't disappointed, in fact, I was delighted to find a (for me) rare 5 star read. Incubus has everything needed to make a top book - strong, well-drawn characters with real relationships and motivations that tug at our heart-stings; a unique concept; immediate and engaging writing, and a riveting plot with an unexpected ...more
Katyana
May 07, 2014 rated it really liked it
I liked this one a bit less than the first one. Here's why:

1. When someone is an ally, they deserve to be treated as an ally.

The Guard still treats Braedyn as a question mark, which is laughable given the events of the first book. She's done everything for them, given up everything for them. For them to ask more is ludicrous. A freaking Angel has given his stamp of approval? What more do you judgmental asshats need?

2. When you don't share info with your team, expect them to make mistakes. See po
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Linda
Mar 30, 2014 rated it really liked it
Ms. Quintenz does a fairly good job reminding us where the first book left off but the recaps were brief and my memory is not as sharp as it used to be, so I floundered around a bit. However it didn't take too long to regain my footing.

I just have one small complaint so I will get it out of the way now before I get to the good stuff. This is about a style choice the author made when she chose to use digits instead of writing out numbers. These numbers referred to seconds, minutes, hours, months,
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Myra
Mar 19, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fantasy, read-in-2014
Visit my blog post about this review: http://imlovingbooks.blogspot.nl/2014...

Expectations
I liked the first book in the Daughter of Lilith series a lot, especially the main-character. I expect this book to pick up the story-line from the ending of Thrall, and continue to unravel the mysteries. I really like that the story is based on mythology, so I'm looking forward to reading one!

Review
Alright, I just finished reading Incubus, like two minutes ago. What a great second installment this is.
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Kathy Horsman
Review: Incubus (Daughters of Lilith #2) by Jennifer Quintenz Uh, Oh, Things are starting to get real for Braedyn. Coming out of Thrall there was a lot of sky high ups, like saving the day but there were a lot of unanswered questions to be answered and Incubus just made things a lot more complicated. Honestly I mean complicated in the best sense because the world expanded by leaps and bounds here. We find out there is a male version of succubus called incubus and that not much is known about him ...more
Jade Walker
Jul 25, 2013 rated it really liked it
Despite thinking that Thrall was a bit meh, I really enjoyed Incubus,it was a definite improvement on the first book. Whereas Thrall set the scene, Incubus is where all the action and the mystery happens. I also started to really like the characters and the romance, which I didn't feel so keen on here. The best thing about this book was that it kept me guessing, since I thought Thrall was pretty predictable. We know the bad guy is an incubus, but we have no idea what powers an incubus could have ...more
Christina M Condy
Jan 20, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Since book 1 had me reeled in, I immediately started this book. You really do need to read book 1 before reading this so you can get the feel for the entire story. Plus this book begins where the last one left off, so that is always great for the reader to be literally sucked into the world of the Author.

Once again one of the underlying factors in this book is love. Again the love between the father and daughter is beautiful. The love between the two teens has likewise grown and matured. Braedyn
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Rachelle
Mar 13, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2013
Things are gettin’ demon-y up in here. Braedyn and her assorted crew are back and are getting ready to prepare for the big showdown, but there’s a pesky incubus in the way.

This story, much like the first one, contains contemporary issues with a lot of paranormal aspects thrown in. Does that make sense? I’ll explain. Braedyn is trying to survive high school, and a bully, who we’ll get to later, a boyfriend, old and new friends, and a creepy teacher. Then you throw in her Lilitu background and th
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Jenny
Jun 25, 2013 rated it liked it
I was really confused with the sudden turn of events in here. One moment I knew who the enemies are, but then, there are those who are not what you think they were. It was a little bit frustrating for me, because with the first 10 chapters, I was really a little bit bored. I was actually afraid that I won't be able to finish this book, but after the 12th chapter, the story started to kick-up. The story started to be way too interesting to put down. And I just realized I was able to finish it no ...more
Angeli
Jun 25, 2013 rated it really liked it
First, I will start by saying I was on goodreads looking at the "giveaways" a couple of months or so ago. I have found in the past year, it is one of the best places to look for new books to read.I came across "Incubus" ,I saw it was the second in its series and decided to check out the first book and see what it was about. I became interested enough to where I purchased in the next 10 minutes and began reading.
If you love books within this genre read this series.(Angels,Demons,tales of Lilith)
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Becky
Aug 17, 2013 rated it really liked it
I read book 1 back in May and really enjoyed it, so I was very happy when I was asked if I wanted to read and review book 2.
We are back with Braedyn and the impending war with the Lillitu. She knows something big is planned and that she is an essential tool in the upcoming battle, but no one is quite sure exactly what is going to happen. Then word gets out that an Incubus is in town, this causes major panic in the guard, not only are Incubus very rare but also very dangerous. They sort of work a
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Jennifer Layne
Sep 14, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I was given this book free in exchange for an Honest review, so here goes.

I am a picky but voracious reader, when I find something I'm interested by I envelope it. This character Braedyn has captured me. I am fascinated by her day to day struggle to be a normal kid under anything but normal circumstances. I am also fascinated by her struggle to be the human her dad raised her to be instead of the deom she was bor to be. I have tried recently through a few free book email rings & websites to
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Elien
Aug 11, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2014, ya-books
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Jennifer Quintenz reminded me in Incubus why exactly I loved the first book in this series so much.

Puerto Escondido is again threatened by evil, this time the town is terrorized by an Incubus. No one has heard of one in centuries, the Guard doesn’t know who they can trust anymore. On top of this threat they still have to prepare for the upcoming battle with the Lilitu.

Braedyn has the hardest time of all she’s an official part of the guard, but there are s
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Holly
I received a copy of this from the author in return for an honest review.

Because of my lovely new schedule, I have had very little time to read lately. I was only 50% through this book at the beginning of this weekend. Part of it was because it's been a while since I read the first book, and I forgot about what happened. It's kinda hard to get into the action when that happens. Luckily, at least, the story picks up months after the last book.

I didn't really like this one as much as I liked the l
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Originally from New Mexico (and still suffering from Hatch green chile withdrawal), Jenn is the author of the award-winning DAUGHTERS OF LILITH paranormal thriller YA novels.

Outside of writing books, Jenn has penned projects for TV (including MTV’s TEEN WOLF), graphic novels (THE RED STAR, THE BOND OF SAINT MARCEL), and film (most recently adapting Erica O’Rourke’s novel DISSONANCE for the big sc
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Daughters of Lilith (6 books)
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  • Sacrifice (Daughters of Lilith, #3)
  • Guardian (Daughters of Lilith, 4)
  • Kin (Daughters of Lilith, #5)
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