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Infinity Chronicles - Part One

(Valkyries: Soaring Raven #1)

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3.48  ·  Rating details ·  195 ratings  ·  102 reviews
One wolf shifter. One Valkyrie. Will they risk it all for love?

Infinity is a superstar singer, who has always had everything at her fingertips—until her world unravels. Her foretelling dreams have haunted her, and a part of her believes them to be true.

Although a preternatural world filled with vampires, wolves, tiger-shifters, and Valkyries surrounds her, Infinity doesn'
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Paperback, 218 pages
Published January 15th 2013 by One Wish Publishing (first published 2013)
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Angie
Mar 01, 2013 rated it it was ok
I just finished reading this book and I'm still not quite sure exactly what was going on the entire read. Everything was very centered around things that I found to be unimportant to the plot of the book. I swear there was one chapter completely dedicated to a conversation taking place in a car, where all that was talked about was sex, drugs and how hot everyone was. I didn't get anything from this except the understanding that Infinity likes to think a lot about herself, and has some crazy emot ...more
Alana ~ The Book Pimp


I can't do the full review right now... too upset. Can't even bring myself to rate it yet.

I will say there are things I like in this book. Infinity- Rock Star, recovering addict, and living in a bizarre, futuristic world controlled by supernatural races. Boulder, hot wolf-shifter with panty melting powers. The unkindness of ravens that follows her is unusual and a nice touch. Overall, I enjoyed the variety of characters and 'loved' to hate many of them, while being sympathetic to a select few.

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Lady Gabriella of Awesomeness (On Hiatus)
*ACR copy for an honest review ! *

"Infinity,i want you...so much."He rasped,his voice sexy and sedutive.



♣ 3.5 Raven black stars....♣


This book was basically a great read....uv'e got a kickass plot...kickass heroine....n FOUR HOT kickass guys claiming to be her 'ONE TRUE MATE', while taking turns to go all Neanderthal on her ass...LOL...




Come on....Boulder..i know for a FACT you were thinking about going at it with Torch and her.. *snikers* LOL lets just saw..ur thoughts were on 'kindle-display :
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CD Keith
My Rating 5 out of 5 Stars

This is a really great story and book. We get vampires, shape shifters, magic, witches and more! Infinity has been living the wild life of a rock star. She had decided it is time to take control of her life. Gone are the drugs and partying. Infinity is becoming aware that things around her are not adding up. One of her nearest and dearest is trying to control her and take over her life. Her family is dysfunctional but they love her fiercely. Her mother who took her in w
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Michelle ♥ The Romance Vault ♥
I received an ARC of Infinity in return for an honest review.

I have to open this review with negatives and I'm afraid it pretty much finishes on negatives too. I struggled to connect with the characters in this book and not just one but actually most of them. I think this is due to me getting whiplash a few times by the writing style. Sedona seems to write with a very punchy vernacular and oh boy does this author like writing conversations or what! At least half of the 'chat' could be stripped f
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Kate
Immortal beings controlling the lives and fates of humans. Add in the idea of true mates and an assortment of crazy and awesome different types of paranormal beings. This book conceptually is one that I could really see my self getting into. However there was something lacking in the execution.

For the first quarter of the novel no action occurs. There’s two different conversations which tell the reader a lot about what’s happening in the world where the Collective (an organization made up of Shi
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Sinead
Apr 19, 2013 rated it it was ok
I liked the idea of this book. The paranormal or superstar elements alone are tried and test formula, but their combination here adds something new and intriguing to both genres. However, I’m not so sold on the execution. The book started slow, launching straight into a lengthy conversation between two characters that acted a background-dumping device alongside a token effort towards action. The first chapter secured my disinterest rather than my interest.

That’s not to say that it was bad. The c
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Jill
Feb 22, 2013 rated it liked it
Really interesting paranormal twist, review to come.
Nikyta *Miss Forgetful*
This review can be found at The Blogger Girls review site... soon.

Let me first say that I decided to read Infinity because the sequel, Infinity Unleashed, looked interesting and I really had no idea that it was the second book in the series. So, I requested the book but when I started it, I realized I was missing a LOT of information. I ended up buying this one so that I could get up to speed on everything that happened. I had high hopes for it even though I really had no idea what it would be a
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Mstcat
Jan 14, 2014 rated it it was ok
Shelves: kindle, review-copy
Have you ever walked up to two people who are in the middle of a conversation? It might be a casual conversation or one that's got them both heated up, and chances are it's something that's important to the two of them. But, the thing is, you don't have a clue as to what the heck they're talking about. After awhile of trying to figure it out just by listening to them, you really don't care. You're on the outside looking in. That's kind of what I felt like reading the first half of Infinity. Ther ...more
Kristobelle
Feb 15, 2015 rated it it was ok
Shelves: 2015, arc
I was looking forward to Infinity, because I believed this book was about modern Valkyries, and Norse mythology has always intrigued me. I soon learnt, this book had none of what I  was expecting and a whole host of things that didn’t intrigue me in the slightest!

I can’t quite believe I just read a book that spent 3/4 ‘s of it’ s pages describing clothes and asses. I’m still in quite a bit of shock at my own fortitude! I actually feel slightly bad for reviewing this novel, because I honestly had
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I ♥ Bookie Nookie (bookienookiereviews.blogspot.com)
INFINITY is the perfect name for this heroine – plagued by the unknown her entire life and will likely be plagued by what might have been and by the haunting dreams that are destined to become reality for the rest of her life.

Author Sedona Venez has concocted a mysterious and unique world in this first book of the VALKYRIES: SOARING RAVEN series.

Infinity is a young megastar singer fighting the stigma, thanks in large part to the media, as being a wild child, drug-addicted, party animal, but is t
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Carol***BeautyandtheBeastlyBooks
2.5 stars
Rebecca
**Firstly I would like to thank the author for allowing me to read this for free in exchange for a review. Secondly I would like them to know that I thoroughly enjoyed it and that I have bought part 2 off amazon.**

What I loved most about this book was that there is no shortage of new boy crushes for a reader like me to get attached to and in this book they come in all shapes and sizes; bad boy vampires, warrior wolves and many more.

This is an alternating Point of view book but the other points
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Lourie
***I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for a review***

Infinity (Valkyries: Soaring Raven #1) is an adult paranormal romance/thriller that take place in the year 2101. Where the main character “Infinity” is an “impatient self-absorbed”, superficial, partying drug addled brat on the road to self discovery. She has no idea what she is or the world that she truly lives in.

While Infinity is supposed to be a strong woman at the age of 22, self reliant as a famous singer, this ch
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A.R. Von
Feb 05, 2013 rated it really liked it
A good start to a new series that left me wanting MUCH more! And not just more of the story, but more details. I was left…wanting and there were quite a few questions lingering in my mind. All-in-all it’s a fun, exciting and funny paranormal packed read that fans of the genre should take the time to look into.

Infinity is a beautiful, talented young woman that has a bad reputation and does not fight to prove it wrong. It’s not that she does not care, but why fight it? She’s highly stressed and de
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Bex 'n' Books
Nov 25, 2012 rated it really liked it
Reviewer: Bex
Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Fairies

'Infinity' proved to be a fast-paced, gripping paranormal read. I was immediately hooked in by the opening few chapters with the mystery surrounding Infinity's heritage and what this meant for her future. Her character starts off strong and full of diva attitude. Teamed with her entertaining sidekicks, I was immediately amused and entertained.

Approximately a fifth of the way through, Infinity's mysterious heritage begins to unravel. Cue hotties from all w
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Tina
Feb 23, 2013 rated it liked it
I would have loved this book if it weren't for the pacing and the main character. I felt like some scenes were dragged on for an unnecessarily long time (like the limo scene where we meet Infinity's best friends) and I especially didn't like where the story ended because if you recount all the events that have happened throughout the entire novel, not much has happened (at least not much compared to your typical paranormal novels). As for the main character, I don't hate Infinity, but I'm not a ...more
Ria
My Fav’s

Kara
Momma Bear!! She is so amazing, and has risked so much for Trinity. She is a loyal as they come. Trinity is her heart, and it shines.


Trinity
Has yet to come into her own, but she’s a fighter, and I can’t wait for her to discover her full potential.

Boulder
Fierce and strong. He knows what he wants and needs. Nothing will stop him. I’m looking forward to reading what he does next.


My Rating

3.0 Fun, Paparazzi, Bathroom, Raven, Wolf, Immortal dream filled stars.

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Camylle
Feb 07, 2014 rated it liked it
I was expecting more, I was confused throughout most of it and did not understand until much later on what was going on. It was just eh. Although the scenes with Boulder and Torch were very clear and made me want to continue reading in hopes that the rest wasn't complete malarky. I may or may not read the sequel/ending.
Maberan Potato
I don't understand anything anymore. How can something be this bad? How can someone be so blind to think this is worth someone's time and money?

NOTHING FUCKING HAPPENS, the 'characters' are all shit, the mood is non-existent as is the world-building and did I say that there's no plot? Because there isn't.

I think this is supposed to be about a singer who's the daughter of a werewolf and a Valkyrie who's supposed to bring the end of all otherworldly creatures one day, so everyone's kind of keeping
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Holly
*I received a copy of this in exchange for an honest review.

The premise for Infinity sounded great. You wouldn't even know it was a fantastical paranormal story unless you checked the book out on Goodreads and read reviews. It isn't until the prologue with one of the main characters, Kara, that you realize it isn't just a contemporary romance. There are shape-shifters, vampires, Immortals, Valkyries. A whole world of paranormal creatures. And a whole world of trouble.

Like I said, the premise sou
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josie Felton
May 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I'm "raven" about this book.......

What a wonderful book. I love the characters and how well they get along, it's almost like I'm there laughing and joking with Infinity and her two besties. The lore that is in this book is absolutely beautiful, the songs connected with the ravens is brilliant. I already downloaded book two. Thanks, loved it.
Fangs for the Fantasy
May 20, 2015 rated it did not like it
Infinity is a singer, a super star, rich and influential – and burned out. After getting hooked badly on the cure-all-pills Rejuvenators and a very public break down, she’s pulling herself back into the limelight with grand concert – a concert that is aimed at bringing down the predatory Collective Corporation that exploits people with its pills

A collective run by vampires, who are not happy. But that is the tip of the iceberg. Unknown to Infinity, she is the keystone in the master plans of many
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Elnora Romness
Mar 09, 2014 rated it liked it

REVIEW
Ever wonder why stories with supernatural being seem to be all the rage nowadays? Ever wonder why vampires and werewolves just can't seem to get along, no matter what universe they are in? Ever wonder if the explosion of supernatural beings battling it out under humans' unaware noses is a social commentary on something larger? This story won't answer any of these questions, but it will help you wonder...

LONG STORY SHORT...
Vampires + werewolves + lies + immortal beings + tiger shifters + fa
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Tnt Reviews
Mar 22, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.

Infinity thinks she is just like every other diva rock star, and after taking a 6 month long break, she is planning her next big concert. During her time off, her dreams have become more vivid. She’s dreaming of valkyries, vampires, wolf-shifters, and other immortal beings. She knows these kinds of monsters exist, but is not sure why she would be dreaming about them? She is after all a human, not a monster.

Infinity soon finds out t
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Denisa Cook
Feb 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Infinity thinks she is just like every other diva rock star. After taking a 6 month long break, she is planning her next big concert. During her time off her dreams have become more vivid. Dreaming of valkyries, vampires, wolf-shifter and other immortal begins. She knows these kinds of monsters exists but not sure why she would be dreaming about them, she is after all human not a monster. Infinity soon finds out that everything she believed about herself is not true. The night of her big concert ...more
Jessica Figueroa
Apr 25, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
"It's true what they say . . . Thou shall not fuck with the Immortals . . . Ever"

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"So you have a darkside. I have one too. That doesn't make us bad people or unlovable It just means we need balance, stability, and acceptance. The scales must be even for us to function."

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My Thoughts:

Its odd when I've read previous views about this book either people really dislike the book or absolutely love it. The amount of dislikes almost swayed my wanting to read this but since I had received a ARC for an
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Anna McC
Mar 26, 2014 rated it liked it
*Thank you to Xpresso Book Tours for providing me with a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.*


I really wanted to enjoy this book but there were a couple of things that let me down. The blurb of this book left me desperate to read this novel and although I did enjoy this book some things ruined it for me. Despite the little things I did enjoy this book as a whole. I really wanted to enjoy this novel but it seemed to be lacking in certain places. The underlying tension and the secre
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Dympna
Apr 07, 2013 rated it liked it


“Three that will change your life forever. One that will awaken the darkness within you. One that will feed your lust for vengeance. One that will struggle with the darkness within you. All will fight their need to claim and love you.”

Infinity is a superstar singer, who is trying to take back control; of her mind, her life and her career. As fate has it, taking back control isn’t as easy as Infinity would like to believe it is. She had a very public meltdown and was addicted to drugs, but now s
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Making Connections: 856. INFINITY by Sedona Venez 17 97 Aug 13, 2013 10:54AM  
New Adult Book Club: #7 - Infinity 58 202 Jun 30, 2013 04:26PM  
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Other books in the series

Valkyries: Soaring Raven (3 books)
  • Infinity Chronicles - Part Two (Valkyries: Soaring Raven, #2)
  • Infinity Reloaded  (Valkyries: Soaring Raven, #3)