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Everlasting

(Descendants of Ra #2)

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Kill the beast.
Save your brother.
Win your freedom.
No problem.
Falling in love with the cop trying to arrest you?
Problem.

To save his twin from death, Reign Nicolis will have to bargain with Goddess of the Dead, and once more become what he despises, El Mortem, The Scourge, a killer trained to show mercy to none. But he is haunted by those who have fallen beneath his blade.
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Paperback, 484 pages
Published July 9th 2013 by Tmonique Stephens
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Eva Millien
Nov 27, 2014 rated it it was amazing
To save his twin, he bargains with a goddess but while she may enslave him, she can never own his heart in this fascinating paranormal romance.

There is never a dull moment in this fast paced and smooth flowing story filled with action, suspense and romance. Reign captures the heart from the very beginning (if you read the first book then he probably caught some of it then) and when he meets Alexis, sparks fly in every direction as they fight their attraction and seem to be on opposite sides. The
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S.J.
Sep 19, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: pnr
This is the second in the Descendants of Ra series. I really enjoyed the first, Eternity. So, I was very excited for Everlasting to release.

The first thing I must say is Ms. Stephens has a talent for crafting a sentence. Her word choices are fabulous. I highlighted numerous lines in Everlasting. She's a real talent and for that alone, her books are worth reading, but that's not all she brings.

She brought back my favorite characters from Eternity, love that, and we get to know them even better. T
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Eileen
What I loved about the first book was the love between Roman and Stella. Through their many lives they always had a connection and some kind of attraction to each other. Although living in a strange world and circumstances their love always felt real. This made me curious for more.

Roman and Stella have a small role in the sequel, but it is mainly about Roman's brother Reign and Alexis. For many years Reign was a prisoner of The Egyptian Goddess of the Dead, Nephythys, but when he is sent to the
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Dalene
Sep 27, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: reviewed-2013
First, I would like to thank the author Tmonique Stephens for giving me this book for an honest review. As with the first book, I loved it, I think this story was even better. The men of Ra are tortured souls. I love the mythology that is mixed into the story. The character development is again very well done. Alexia is strong with her own messed up background who has trust issues (I can totally relate with the trust issues), Reign is another tortured soul who finds his soul mate, who has been a ...more
Annette
Sep 29, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: first-read
Everlasting entwines Egyptian mythology with modern times. Tmonique definitely created an enticing story of everlasting love and the trials of attaining this true happiness. The story follows the main characters Reign Nicolis and Alexis Lever. Reign is enslaved by the Goddess of the Dead and wishes to break free from her control in order to be with Alexis. This sweet love story was wonderful to read and I cannot wait to read more from this amazing author! I would also like to thank Tmonique for ...more
Joan Osborne
Sep 10, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Exciting! Keeps you on edge throughout.

This is the second book in Descendants of Ra about Reign, The twin brother of Roman, from the first book and it was just as exciting and kept me on edge even more than the first. I loved both Reign and Alexis and thought they were a perfect match. The villains were even a bigger challenge and had me wondering how they would be defeated. This series has definitely won me over and I plan on purchasing the next installment to feed my new addiction.
Keisha
Sep 19, 2018 rated it liked it
I like the unique use of the Egyptian Pantheon. Most of the characters return from the first book while new characters are introduced. Reign is still a mystery to me, though I understand him a little better now. Alexis seems to be just what he needs, but he is still fighting it, all to protect her. I liked Alexis, mostly. I wanted her to come to the place where pleasing people didn't matter anymore. There is still time for her to grow in that area in the next book.

There were several places that
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Caroline Doig
Aug 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is my 1st read and review for this author and it’s such a fantastic start in getting to know her stories. This is the story of Reign and Alexis, Alexis is a detective she goes to a bar to relax and maybe pick up a guy for the night but then chaos ensues. Alexis arrests the guy and he’s as big as a tank and she is attracted to him but he’s a criminal. Reign has made a deal with a goddess to protect his brother Roman so he is sent to this world to kill one of her sons who is a monster. There ...more
Philleys Peters
Oct 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Enslaved by a goddess and forced to do her bidding to insure his brother's well being, Reign is sent back to the human world when an evil entity is hunting his brother. But instead of tracking the monster, he gets sidetracked and enamored by police detective Alexis Lever whom he has an unwavering obsession to protect. Making Alexis his priority only leads to chaos amid the hunt for the killer entity and the burning enmity and hate his brother Roman has for him. It is best, if you haven't already ...more
Ashleigh
Oct 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I am so glad I was able to read this entire series!
Her writing draws you in and keeps you involved throughout the whole of each story.
I found myself in love with not only the characters, but also the world she creates.
You truly feel as though you are living among the characters.
Great character development, steamy sex scenes and enough of the everyday grind to really be able to sink into each and every book.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review
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Nancy
Jul 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is book two in the Descendants of Ra series and it is just as good as the first book. I am so loving the style of writing of this auther. This is a very fast paced book and it flows really well. Just like the first there is action, suspense and it’s a thrilling read. The passion between these two is so good and the sparks fly no matter how hard they try to fight them. Can’t wait for the the nest book.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Michelle
Oct 07, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: booksprout-arc, arc, 2018
At first I was a bit lost because I jumped right into book two without reading book one. Once the story got going I was okay, but I do plan on reading the first book. This book is full of action, suspense, well developed characters and a passionate romance. Loved Alexis and Reign together. I am looking forward to reading the first book and the rest of the series. I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Tanya
Oct 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
He must kill and do anything he needs to get his twin. She is in trouble and she needs to find them but life is not going to be easy. She will come across two men who both belong in jail but she calls for one of them. What will she do? Will she find them? Follow his she gets on

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Scarolet Ellis
Oct 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Everlasting by Tmonique Stephens is book number two in the series. I am loving this series it isa wonderful story to read mainly cause I love reading paranormal but Tmonique Stephens is an awesome author I love reading his writtings.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Barbara
Oct 06, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The second book in the Descendants of Ra Reign Nicolis and Detective Alexis Lever's story had me turning pages I was not putting this book down. This book grabbed my attention from the first page I can wait to read the next book. I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and I also bought the book.
Kathleen Bradbury (Bulfon)
May 31, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I have not read a bad book from this author yet and this book is no exception! The great plot and character development kept me so engaged throughout the entire book that I had a very hard time putting this book down until the very last page was turned!

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Pat W
Oct 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Fun read, thrilling and gripping. The characters came alive and the storyline wow. He made a deal with a goddess and what possibly could go wrong. You’ll have to find out. I recieved a copy via Booksprout and this is my honest review
Mary
Oct 06, 2018 rated it really liked it
This is the second installment in the "Descendants of Ra"! It's different but very enjoyable story and series. I like this author's unique perspective and writing style. I really enjoy the characters and the plot.
Lorella Piras
Oct 09, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed this book from beginning to the end. I was on the edge of my seat the whole book. I can't wait for the next book to come out.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Kim F
Oct 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Extremely entertaining, captivating, and interesting read. I could not put it down. Wonderfully written with strong and intriguing characters. I want to read more from this author.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Nadea Croix
Oct 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I like this story It is well written and quite and engaging read. It keeps me turning pages and sparks the imagination till the finale and challenges thrown in makes a great read.

Katie Hansen
Nov 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
It was such a phenomenal book that I could not get enough of.
Barbara Ann
Sep 01, 2013 rated it really liked it
4.5 shining stars

When I read the first book in this series, Eternity, I compared it to riding a roller coaster blindfolded because of its intensity, and Everlasting is just the same. Immediately I was immersed back into this creative, imaginative realm of vengeful ancient Egyptian gods wreaking havoc in the human world. I actually went back and reviewed Eternity because there are so many characters and story threads that have been introduced, I wanted to make sure I remembered the crux of the ov
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Marta Cox
Sep 13, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition


This is the second book in this series and if you love Egyptian mythology but want it brought bang up to date then these books are for you. Add a tortured hero at the not too tender mercies of a goddess and a rising army and of course more than a smattering of romance and this book is a delight to read. It's a rare thing to find such a unique concept but it works very well here in the complicated and brutal world of the Gods. These Egyptian Gods are many things but benevolent is certainly not a
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Book Junky Girls
Dec 19, 2014 rated it really liked it
Twin brother of Roman, Reign has been missing for 2,000 years. Now that we've found out where he was we also see just what he went through and what he is willing to do to protect his brother.

Alexis, the hardass cop from book 1 we see there's more to her than we realized. She has tried to make her father proud all her life, but never seemed to measure up. Trying to solve a case that is shrouded in mystery and revloves around things she didn't know existed just might be the end of her life as she
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Keri
Sep 11, 2014 rated it really liked it
This is Book 2 of the Descendants of Ra series. This book follows Reign, brother to Roman, and Alexis the detective from Stella's case. There is lots of intricately weaved plot pulling these characters in with the Egyptians. There is unfortunately not near the pull to this couple as there was for Roman and Stella so I wasn't as invested in them as I felt I should be. There will definitely have to be one if not two more books because there is lots left unresolved and new issues brought to light t ...more
Kathi
Jan 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: will-read-again
I couldn't stop reading... literally. I had to put my life on hold to see what happened next.
This is one of the best books I have read in years. How the author blends suspense and romance with Egyptian gods and make a modern thriller that is fast paced and laced with twists, is pure magic. Read it. You will be hooked. This is best seller quality.

If you haven't read the first in the series, you really don't need to. Ms Stephens worked magic on that one too, but this is my favorite to date.
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Maria Suarez
Dec 28, 2014 rated it really liked it
Independent reviewer for Paranormal Romance and Authors That Rock. in Everlasting the second book of in the Descendants of Ra series we are introduced to Reing, Roman's brother who we though died when he was cursed. He is back now to help save his brother from the beast and evil hunting him but at the same time he is fighting the attraction he has for detective Alexis and the gosht from his past that hunt him.
I have to say that I loved he fact that Tmonique Stephens didn't made this book just ab
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Annette
Sep 29, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 1st-read
I got this book as part of goodreads.com first reader program.


From the title I could tell Everlasting, by Tmonique stephens, is the second book in a series. So I was not really sure how Everlasting would fear as a stand alone novel (as I haven't read Eternity as yet). As it happen there was no need to fear, Everlasting bring the readers right up to speed on all the major characters and there stories. I like that as a paranormal romance is action pack, yet the main character Reign in his own way
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Chelsey
Sep 19, 2014 rated it did not like it
I accidentally read this first before Eternity so I was confused starting. I'm not sure if I got the unedited version but there were a lot of grammar errors. I would hate to think this went to the publisher like this. As far as the book content itself I was bored with the whole experience. There was entirely too much angst between the main characters and not enough happy moments to balance it out. I'm not interested in continuing the series.
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