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Facade (Deception #1)

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WARNING! This book is Dark erotica. This book contains situations that some may find offensive. If you are sensitive to graphic violence read with caution. This book also leads into a second book. You will get answers but the story will continue into a final instalment. You have been warned. Enjoy.

You meet someone. You date. You fall in love. You marry.
The four simple
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Paperback, 204 pages
Published September 29th 2014 by CreateSpace
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Candace
I love a dark, suspenseful story and 'Facade' did not disappoint! If you like your books to take you on a depraved, taboo, erotic journey, then this is just the book you crave. However, if you are triggered by topics such as abuse, non-consensual sex, dubious consent, violence, and extreme psychological abuse, then you may want to keep looking.

'Facade' is a sick and twisted tale of love, obsession and betrayal. I could not put this book down. Every time I thought I had figured out what was goin
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Jennifer Kyle
Aug 29, 2014 Jennifer Kyle rated it really liked it

4 ~ 4.5 Stars

"I'm so unbelievably in love with you. I can't fucking breathe until I see you some days. I feel you in me so deep we're two halves of the same soul."

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"The only thing I know is that my name is Star, and...and I'm scared."

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What a truly twisted entertaining read! Our main character wakes up and doesn’t even know her own name. She is being held against her will by Dante Troy who she feels she knows while he uses her body against her and weaves stories of drugs for memory loss, human
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Pavlina Read more sleep less blog❤❤
4,5 MIND BLOWING STARS


What a crazy ride!!It was really good!It was a dark, mind fuck with so many twists in the plot!It blew me away and messed my head so many times! As the story progresses and you think you have it figured out something happens and again you change your mind. You start with a beautiful moment and then something different and you are like


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I didn't write my review sooner because I didn't recovered yet of what I read! I wanted to think what I can write in my review without giving
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Arianna✦❋SteamyReadsBlog❋✦
4.5 STARS

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"You gave me your soul a long time ago, Star. You'll learn who you belong to again. You'll learn that this isn't a prison, it's your freedom."


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"Façade" is a dark, twisted, unpredictable story, that for sure will blow your mind. It’s erotic, it’s thrilling and disturbing at times. It’s also confusing and intense.

"Façade" is a story you have to read without reading any reviews who may contain ( too many ) spoilers. You have to experience this mindfuckery by yourself. With all the myste
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Katy Loves Romance ❤️
4.5 Crazy Ass stars

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You Meet Someone. You Date. You fall In Love. You Marry. The Four Simple Rules Of Love.


My MY My what a rollarcoaster I feel like I've been down a rabbit hole burrowing myself out bit by bit, don't know if that's the right word to say but seriously when I thought I figured it out BAM it went a different direction.

Star is happy without giving anything away you start this book with an idea of the past a fiancé a happy life everything you would wish for and then she wakes up
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Michelle
5 You Belong To Me Stars!
I've had this one on my TBR shelf for a while. I have to be in a mood to read one of these authors books. I knew going in I was going to be confused, have big eyes at times, fanning myself and often my mouth hanging wide open. I was not disappointed! All of that happened.
I would say this is a book that you should go into blind. I'm bad at accidentally spoiling stuff so I'm just going to say that I loved this one! I read it super fast and I'm already diving in the next o
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Kirsten
4-4.5 stars

A great mindfuck read!
Di - Twisted Book Reviews
5 Twinkle Twinkle Little Stars!!

GENIUS!


First off, I just recently found Sidebottom and Dukey. I read Decimation of Mae aka Decimation of Di and forged an unhealthy attachment to Sidebottom, like I couldn't believe the impact of one book. THEN I read Empathy, for the love of DARK, she knocked out of the park with that one, there's another unhealthy attachment. Going into Facade, I foolishly thought, "Oh, this can't be as good as their other work, no, a lot of authors write books together, an
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Katie
Sep 26, 2014 Katie rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
**5 twisted stars!**

wow. this book. total mindfuck.

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read this. do it! You will NOT be disappointed! it has enough twists and turns to keep you wondering what the hell else could blindside you in this book!
Andrea
Oct 18, 2014 Andrea rated it it was amazing

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Wow!!! What a mind-f*ck!!

This book is so captivating… I was hooked from chapter one.... I couldn't put it down for a minute and read through the night to see how this story would unfold and I was left completely blown away....
The writing is pure genius, filled with glorious amounts of twist and turns. It was impossible to guess what was going to take place next. I would think to myself, maybe this character is crazy, maybe this shit is just a dream, and holy shit that did not just happen. Hell t
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☆ Complimentary copy provided by the author in exchange for an honest review ☆
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MY RATING ☆☆☆☆ Facade by D.H. Sidebottom and Ker Dukey

Sit on the edge of your seat unpredictable reading!!

WARNING! This book is Dark erotica

So just when I thought I had this whole story figured out I hit the mother of all F-ing cliff hangers!! So all that I thought I knew was wrong!!

DRUGGED

The drugs that keep your memory were supposed to wear off but for some reason we're not quite sure of yet, yours has
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Jodi Bibliophile
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My review for Facade by Ker Dukey Author & Dawn H Sidebottom.

100 'Mind Fuck' Stars

O.M.F.G I'm shaking right now. I'm shaking, I have goosebumps, my mind is all over the place. It's an illusion I didn't just read that book, my mind is playing tricks with me. I'm going to snap out of it soon and be back to my normal self where my brain isn't constantly telling me the calm the fuck down. Well Brain, fuck you! I can't calm the fuck down! I have NEVER been shocked and mind fucked in my entire l
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Cristina•●♥Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ♥●•
“You were created to complete my soul, and mine yours. When the sun sets and rises every day from this day forward we will be forever entwined. I promise I’ll give you everything.”
- Dante

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“I wandered the house aimlessly, my feet scuffing the floor in my desolation. Although the house was huge, I had never felt more isolated. Its many walls crushed my spirit, its mass of rooms doing nothing to stop the lonely ache inside me.”
- Star

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“Do you know what that does to a soul that’s so in love
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Terrie's Just Another Book B*tch
Just Another Book Bitch Spoiler Free Review

ARC given for an honest review

Imagine the excitement I felt when I saw two of my favorite authors teaming up to write a book! Who am I kidding! I'm sure when you saw the news you did the same happy dance I did!!

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Queens of the unpredictable I must BOW to D.H. Sidebottom & Ker Dukey for once again showing me they are true and original authors. I can't even put into words how much I loved this book! Trying to leave it spoiler free basically means I ca
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ZARIA (Sheldon Cooper lover)
Aug 09, 2014 ZARIA (Sheldon Cooper lover) rated it did not like it

"He’s controlling, arrogant, callous and violent, and utterly hell bent on humiliating and degrading me...."

Dante



"I am a no one...
Especially to him. To him I am the dark in his desires, the corrupt in his depravity.
The sin in his immorality..."


Star




When I shove my cock in that greedy mouth of yours, all you’ll be thinking about is how far down your compressed…” He squeezed his fist tighter, making me frantically claw at his hand, digging my nails in, “…throat my thick cock can go. I want to fuck
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Mazmum
Sep 17, 2014 Mazmum rated it it was amazing
Book Review - Facade by D H Sidebottom & Ker Dukey - There aren’t enough stars in the world to review this but I have to stick at *****

So it’s around a week since i’ve read this book and i’m only now sitting down to type this out. Why is that? Have I just been too busy to put my words down, and this is the first opportunity I have?

No.

Quite simply, this book will blow your mind.

You will spend a good 80% of the book just as confused as our memory loss heroine. I was sat staring at my kindle g
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nd ♥Master's kitten♥
*****4.5 WTF Stars*****

Rating overview
Writing: ★★★★★
Story: ★★★★★
Characters: ★★★★-1/2

Overall rating: 4.8

"I'm so unbelievably in love with you. I can't fucking breathe until I see you some days. I feel you in me so deep we're two halves of the same soul."

Star - Poor Star, she has no memories beyond the walls of this house/prison she's in. The man she's with runs hot and cold, and she's suppose to marry him in one months time. All the evidence is there, the pictures, the flashes of memory, the fe
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DanniElla
3.5 stars

Well, I almost dnf-ed this because I mostly just cringed at everything happening in first 30% of the book.



However, curiosity kept me there, and I'm not sorry because soon I ended up completely immersed in the story, mostly intrigued by complexity of Dante's character. I needed to know what made him do what he did and what the hell was happening.



And wow, was I in for a surprise at the end!!!

I do recommend this to everyone who likes dark and twisted, especially if you're into angry, roug
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-Julie-
Aug 17, 2014 -Julie- rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arcs, twisted-sisters
**Twisted Sisters Book Reviews**

5 Brilliantly written STARS!!!

*** I received a free copy of this book to read and review***
I couldn’t wait to get my hands on this book. I needed it like I needed my next breath.
And you know what? I didn’t even read what it was about. I didn’t have to.
Knowing these two authors were teaming up to write it I knew it would be great.
I was right. It was better than great.

From the beginning pages until the very last page I was in awe. I was turning the wheels in my brai
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Debbie♥ love my Ducks♥
OMG, I cannot say enough about this book. Loved it so hard I can hardly wait until the next one comes out. There were twists in this book that I did not see coming and I so love that in a book, as so many times you see stuff coming a mile away. This is a dark read and may have triggers for some people but if you like your reads a bit on the darker side I highly recommend this book. Awesome pairing of two great authors.
Lise *friends don't flag*
3.5 crazy stars. That ending had me gasping for the next book!
Lorie
Jun 19, 2014 Lorie rated it it was amazing
Shelves: dark, series-serial
Read my review and author interview and enter the giveaway at Sinfully Sexy .


4.5 Crazy Good STARS!

The British Dictionary defines façade as “a front or outer appearance, esp a deceptive one”.

Holy crap! FaCade is twisted... deceptively mind blowing… and on so many levels it borders on unfathomable. My head is still spinning.... I don’t think I have written a review for a DH Sidebottom or Ker Dukey book that didn’t contain WTF, and FaCade isn’t going to be the first!

DH Sidebottom and Ker Dukey bo
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Elfina Renee
Sep 29, 2015 Elfina Renee rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Holy hell was this a sick, twisted, disturbing read! ( Another words damn good!)
Just when you think you have the plot all figured out... bam, D.H. Sidebottom kicks your ass and proves you wrong!

Dante...Dante...Dante, you are a freaking monster, rapist, evil bastard incarnate from hell! I loath you and call upon a torturous death, may you be strung up by your intestines and choke on your dick! Are you sure black widow spiders are females, cause this asshole is a viper of them!
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Faye Avery because
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Miri
Sep 19, 2014 Miri rated it it was amazing
MIND FUCKED AGAIN!!!!!!!! Wow! My new favorite authors. These two ladies have blown me away with this story. Wow. Full Review to come. TRUST ME AND ADD THIS BOOK TO YOUR TOP TBR LIST. A must must read.


Ker Dukey thank you so much for the arc. I absolutely love it and you!!
Len
Dec 03, 2014 Len rated it really liked it
4 intense crazy stars


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This book is totally mind fuck. It as crazy, twisted and mind blowing. There's a lot going on in the story that I felt I don't understand until the end of it. But I liked it. You should heed the warning of author, because if you think you can't handle all of what they said, don't touch this book.

Star.
"He was disgusting. I hated him."


"I wanted him to make me feel good again"


Dante
"You need to learn that your body,your soul, your life is all mine for taking if I s
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Justine Wach
Feb 07, 2015 Justine Wach rated it really liked it
Shelves: favorites
Read the full review here: http://beautyandbookenthusiast.blogsp...

Recap: All I could say about the book is, the plot twist is amazing. Leaving you speechless and it is that kind of plot that you could never think of. I like Star/Faye and I like Dante too. However, I actually think their separation is not Dante’s fault. Guy like Dante has a lot of insecurities and I think he need second chance. Furthermore, Star is the one who didn’t find him. Is it that easy to give up on someone who you said t
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Karen
Sep 29, 2014 Karen rated it liked it
3.5 dark, strange and demented stars...
Pay attention to the warnings if you decide to read this book. I really didn't like Dante at all...especially the way he treated Star. My mind was totally confused at the beginning and the ending with a cliff hanger Ugh!!!!
If you like dark, this is the book for you!
Texas
Love to read a book not knowing much about it other than its DARK!!
WOW was I blown away here..hanging on every page!!
get ready for a late night of reading and thank feck book 2 is out
cos I went right to it!!
Mg Herrera
Jul 05, 2015 Mg Herrera rated it it was amazing
FUUUUUUUUCKING HELL!!!!!!!
I'M SCREAMING TO MY BOOK LIKE A FREAKING CRAZY BITCH... WHAT THE FUCKKKKK????
I LOVEEEEEEEEE YOU DANTE TROY AND I KNOW I SHOULDN'T DO IT BUT I JUST CAN'T HELP IT....AND I HATE YOUUUU FOR THAT...YOU STUPID PRICK ARGHHHH...
I JUST CAN’T DEAL WITH THIS RIGH NOW!
WHAT AM I GOING TO DO WITH THE OTHER ONE... I DO NOT WANNA THINK ABOUT IT... SHIIIIIIIIT..
STAR! GIRL, I WANNA HUG YOU NOW!!! I KNEW IT SOMETHING WAS WRONG AND THAT IT WASN'T YOU!!
THIS JOURNEY WAS INSANE AND CALL ME
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  • The Goodbye Man (Red Market, #1)
  • That Which Destroys Me
  • I Know What Love Is (I Know..., #1)
  • Her Master's Courtesan (Masters, #1)
  • The Abduction of Kelsey
  • Unbearable: A Dark Erotic Romance (Unbearable, #1)
  • Vanquish (Deliver, #2)
  • Owned (Decadence after Dark, #1)
  • Flawed (The Butcher, #1)
  • Entwined (The Life of Anna, #2)
  • The Sordid Promise (Breaking Insanity #1)
  • We Were One Once (We Were One Once, #1)
  • Absolution
  • Gwendolyn vs. the Band of Barren Hearts
  • Take Me, Break Me (Pierced Hearts, #1)

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