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Blood Chimera

(Blood Chimera #1)

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Some ransoms aren’t meant to be paid. – Kidnap and Ransom negotiation used to be straightforward. The bad guys kidnap someone, and K&R expert Jackson Pastor negotiates their release, skillfully traversing a maze of bloodthirsty monsters: criminals, terrorists, police, and especially the FBI.

But that was before he met real bloodthirsty monsters.

When Jackson Pastor arr
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Paperback, 370 pages
Published August 11th 2014 by World Weaver Press
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Cheryl
Dec 08, 2015 rated it liked it
Feisty! The first quarter or so of this book was rather relaxed, hinting at and mentioning supernatural things/characters in the world around the MC but somehow the story was still so hardboiled detective that I kind of sidelined it until suddenly this whole world of supernatural EVERYTHING had closed in around me. And when the action picked up it didn't quit. I really enjoy a book with a high tempo. Not to mention funny narrative.

This was a really enjoyable read! I'm adding the second one to my
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Kate
A bit slow to get going, when I can set it down after finishing about half and not really care about the ending, clearly something is wrong. Overall, I think it may work for others, it just didn't work for me.
T.
Aug 13, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Excellent world-building, combined with vivid characters, made Blood Chimera an unexpected surprise. I loved the gritty film noir feel of the book, and the way the story unfolded with plenty of twists and turns to hold my attention. This is a must read for fans of paranormal, urban fantasy. Well done Ms. Lyons!
Bascomb James
Oct 29, 2014 rated it really liked it
A good read. Fast-paced Detective thriller with a different take on Vampires, shape shifters, and others who go bump in the night. The protagonist is a newly "made" vampire who struggles to find his way in this new life. I am looking forward to the next book in the series.
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Jenn Lyons lives in Atlanta, Georgia, with her husband, three cats, and a lot of opinions on anything from the Sumerian creation myths to the correct way to make a martini. At various points in her life, she has wanted to be an archaeologist, anthropologist, architect, diamond cutter, fashion illustrator, graphic designer, or Batman. Turning from such obvious trades, she is now a video game produc ...more

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