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Her mother is seriously ill. Her job is tiring and stressful. There is darkness within her, a craving for pain and raw, hard sex. The mysterious Club Phoenix offers Kelly Mitchell all these things.

But surrendering control at the doors of the dungeon is an addictive feeling and with each visit, she fall further and further into oblivion.

All she has to protect her are her s
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ebook, 120 pages
Published (first published July 5th 2015)
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Shurrn
Sometimes you have to be tipped completely off balance if you ever want to find your center...
"Fear for your physical safety - That comes of watching too much TV. Physical violence isn't the biggest risk." He leaned forward, pinning me in place with his intent gaze. "The real danger is that once you take a step on this path, you might not want to return."
I'd like to sit here and warn you that this book might be a little darker than the average BDSM Erotic Romance reader might enjoy... But t
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Sasha elle a.k.a. Mrs. Liam Callahan!
*bite,spank me 4 Nutella jars*



Warning the images in this review maybe too explicit and I possibly maybe be banished from good reads, I advise that minors just fucking look away and go about your sunny days. As for my fellow friends who know me prepare for a steamy review ;)

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#ARC given in exchange for an honest review*


This is the second Tara Crescent book I've read and oh my God, she can create such great characters. I love her unique storytelling and I was so excited when I was handed this review copy. The Watcher will be included in The Darker Side of Love anthology.
The book follows Kelly, a successful fashion designer and a woman with one great fear; Alzheimer. Her mother was diagnozed with the disease at a very young age and at 53 she has forgotten her own daugh
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Nadine Bookaholic
HOLY SHIT! Ok, well how do I review this book????
Lets start off by saying I am a big fan of Tara Crescent I don't think I have read a book of hers that I haven't enjoyed. Now that being said, I have to say this is my ALL TIME FAVORITE book of Tara Crescent's. This is the first time she has written anything dark and I personally hope she continues.
Kelly and Miles grew up next door to one another in Akron Ohio and even though he is five years her senior she always had a little crush on him. He mo
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Charlie
5 Dark and twisty stars!

I'm used to reading light, happy BDSM romances by Tara Crescent so while I knew this was goigng to be darker, I had no idea what really awaited me.

First of all, I adored this book! It was definitely darker and more intense than anything I've read from this author before. Emotionally, this book was twisted. It wasn't only the physical scenes which were dark (and believe me, they were plenty mind screwy), but the psychological element was pretty powerful too.

Kelly is such a
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Miranda Whore
Review for The Watcher by Tara Crescent

“Dream of forgetting. Dream of remembering.
Dream of oblivion, my pet.”
Wow.

Really. Just. Wow.
I’ve read at least ten titles from Tara Crescent and she has never once disappointed me, but The Watcher … this one caught me off guard. I was warned it would be dark, potentially disturbing, what I didn’t fully grasp was how devastatingly emotional this would be. I know I say this in almost every review for Crescent’s books, but her ability to put SO much heart in
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Amy
Sep 07, 2015 rated it liked it
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3.5 stars

Kelly is looking an out. Her job is stressful. Her mother is sick. She needs something to ease her pain and put a void in her mind so she cant think. The illness her mother has could be passed down to her or her children. She is running scared and she doesn’t want to be anymore. When Miles, her childhood friend introduces her to his club she never thought she would feel what she does. Miles was a nerd. A geek of science; not a dominant, he couldn’t be. To her sur
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Sue Zawisa
Jan 26, 2015 rated it really liked it

Sue Zawisa gifted as an ARC by the author for an honest review

This book is very, very dark. If you are looking for a feel good read keep looking. Kelly is a fashion designer in training who is overwhelmed by her mothers early onset of Alzheimers. It is pure hell for her to see the changes that are happening to her mom and she is so afraid the same will happen to her. She does not see a future for herself...mo love, marriage,husband or kids. So she has locked her emotions away and the only way fo
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Connie
I recieved The Watcher by Tara Cresent in exchange for an honest review.

The Watcher was a darker, grittier story of a woman that is into Masochism. There aren't any limits that she is willing to safeword for. Kelly is a masochist that wants to explore her limits within the supposed safe confines of a high end elite club. She gets the stamp of approval to get into the club by Miles St. Clair who is a childhood friend that grew up to be a billionaire. He ushers her into the club that she had no cl
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Pauletta Baker
Feb 01, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Pauletta by: ARC from the author

(and the top begins to spin)

This is the second story I have been honored to read by Tara. I read it three times! The story consumed me. Like Kelly, I am a child of not one but two loved ones that had Alzheimer's. No one can ever understand the process of darkness that begins to creep and consume you while trying to deal with your loved one being robbed of everything they are.....everything you are. No control. Nothing you can do. Are you next? When? The pain encompassing all that you are until a
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Hello, I’m Tara Crescent. I've always fantasized about being a mysterious spy, leading a secret double-life, and now, I find that that’s come true!

Sort of.

By day, I’m a mild-mannered corporate drone in Toronto, but by night, I’m limited only by my imagination; I sit, and I type, and I am a daring writer of BDSM, erotica and romance.

In my spare time, I write of course. I also read, garden, trave
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