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(The Dragon Kings #4)

4.20  ·  Rating details ·  1,228 ratings  ·  97 reviews
Rowan Winters is completely in love. With a shifter dragon.

But the drop-dead gorgeous Skye only thinks of Rowan as her best friend. But when she turns up in his room in the middle of the night in tears, he yearns to do whatever he can to help her. Even if that means running away and letting his family think he’s dead.

Skye’s entire world turns upside down the day her scales
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Published October 2016
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Jan 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: reviewed, favorites, arc
Well she has done it yet again. Kimberly Loth knows how to write books in ways that will keep you captivated from beginning to end.

I have read the previous 3 books, Obsidian, Aspen & Valentine, so have already fallen in love with the main characters. I guarantee you will want to read one after the after the other until you finish but be warned when you finish book 4, Skye, you need to be patient for book 5 (there has to be a book 5 right!!).

We certainly received a shock at the end of book 3,
Ashley Martinez (ilovebooksandstuffblog)
I'll admit that this is the first story I read in the series. There was a lot of different characters that I know were from other books but I was still able to enjoy the story. I'll definitely be going back and reading the others to catch up on everything that I missed. The only thing I wished was that this book was longer I wanted more depth some of it felt rushed and left me wanting more. And then the ending! Ah! I need the next one now lol
I would recommend this book to paranormal romance love
Oct 19, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc-shelf, fantasy, ya
Skye by Kimberly Loth is about the young woman named Skye who is going through some changes as she tries to decide to do with herself. She's changing but she doesn't know what it means or what to do. But what she does know is that these changes put her in some serious danger and not just her but her friend Rowan. This book starts off with her finding her friends so there is no question as to whether they are successful in doing so or not so the story back tracks to before to tell you how they ge ...more
Oct 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Say whaaaaaaaaaaat?! I mean I KIND of guessed maybe this could happen..but I wasn’t for sure! And honestly, if I hadn’t already seen the cover I doubt it would have crossed my mind.

I feel like I can say more about this without fear of spoiling because this entire story takes place at the same time as Valentine just obviously some place else! I already mentioned how much I loved Rowan in past reviews for this series and I’m so so tickled that we get so much of him in Skye!

So many questions were a
Jennifer Feltz Milkowski
Jul 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
I don't know what to say.

I enjoyed the story of Rowan and Skye. I felt bad for Skye that she wanted to love Rowan, but wasn't able to. What she gave up to get over Sid was horrible, I understand why she did it, and it turned out fine at the end.

Rowan really grew in this book. He got over a lot of his fears and even when fearful he still pushed through to do what is better for everyone over all. (I can't wait for Hazel to kill a dragon and see how she reacts.)

I still wonder what it is that make
It is quite funny how this book starts with a spoiler: (view spoiler) Then goes with: let me tell you how it happens.

The story take place at the same time as the previous book. We follow Skye & Rowan. The love-sick puppy teenage boy decides to follow her without warning anybody. The dragon girl is being hunted because she has a loyalty seal with Obsidian.

The romance part was so cheesy, Skye spend of the book telling Rowan that she cannot
Oct 31, 2018 rated it really liked it
Skye and Rowan’s story rocked! It was great seeing what they went through and the why behind what they did. This prophecy is becoming more detailed and the flip on King is intriguing. I hope the next book explains how all queens are siblings bc that is neat but weird! Some lovely moments and sweet moments as well as some heartbreaking moments in this read as well, so be ready for an up and down adventure. Also, Runa is the VIP...she is awesome and I love the sass that she brings to the conversat ...more
Aug 10, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: ebooks, own-it
2.5 stars. Meh it was alright. Skye’s panicked flight and refusal to tell anyone what was going on was annoying as was Rowan’s magical transformation into badass dragon slayer from anxious nerd. I was fine with his gradual transition from working out and facing his fears, where it lost me was the magical dragon healing fire that miraculously cured all his problems – the wound, his bad eyesight and his anxiety. At least this time the relationship wasn’t insta-love. Skye and Rowan were actually fr ...more
Karen Nelson
Apr 13, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I very much am enjoying Kimberly Loth's Dragon Kings series, but I must say I did not enjoy Skye as much as the others. I think it is because I just did not click with the characters in this book as well as Valentine. Once I find characters that I like, it's hard for me to get involved with additional characters. Thus, my favorite characters are Obsidian and Aspen. These books are quick and enjoyable reads and is not difficult to finish a book in one day. If you like dragons and just a fun read, ...more
Stephen Dahlin
Jun 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Dragons Part 4

Let me just say, I love Skye!!! This is the fourth part of the Dragon Book Series & tells the tale of what happened to Skye & Rowan. It takes place in the timeline @ the end of Aspen & through Valentine. It might be my favorite book in the series however I have not read the final edition yet. The author gives you all the missing pieces on both Skye & Rowan that started in both Obsidian & Aspens book. Highly recommend this series. Also who does not love freaking
Oct 07, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

I enjoyed this book more than the third but it still didn’t live up to books 1 & 2. I couldn’t believe how selfish and cowardly sky was. She seemed so loyal and strong in the beginning and then she just ran away from everything and didn’t even try to war the others about what she knew. While sky showed her weakness in this book Rowan really stepped up and showed his strengths. I hope the conclusion to the series does the first two books justice.
Jan 14, 2019 rated it really liked it
The Saga continues with Skye and Rowan, learning new things and trying to find out about the prophecy. This book is written as a flashback for most of it, it fills in the “gaps” from Valentine’s book and gives you an update to where everything stands. I was a little disappointed to see, the new king projected so weakly but I can see where there might be a change coming. These books have to be read in order, they are not stand alone, they build off of each other. Off to read book five.
Nicole Chu
Jun 11, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
For real?!?!?

I really should get use to these cliffhangers but nope!
Wow I love Rowan maybe better then Hazel. He is amazing! A boy with anxiety who was able to fall in love and slay dragons! As someone with anxiety who slays her own dragons this book was outstanding.
I cannot wait to read the conclusion as for once it shouldn’t be a cliffhanger.
I was unsure about Skye but in this book she totally redeemed herself
Jan 18, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

So glad I was finally able to get a peek into Skye and Rowan's minds. They are so cute together. Rowan is just as amazing as Aspen and he deserves someone who will love him back. Now that the kings are all together, the war is about to rage on. I hope that the stories about only one of the kings surviving isn't true because I'm fond of all of them. I was so happy that Runa got a little cameo. I love her so much. I cannot wait to see how this story ends.
Jul 02, 2017 rated it liked it
Well this was much much better than the 3rd book by far. I still want to read more about Sid & Aspen though. Hopefully book 5 will be as great as books 1 & 2 because I definitely did not like 3. I was always very sad when the good dragons died. Loved how Rowan turned out to be quite a dragon slayer and a couple surprises about who you think your allies are but aren't.
Tammy Johnson-brazeau
Oct 19, 2016 rated it really liked it
Skye is a great continuation in The Dragon Kings series, but not a stand alone story. Unlike me it's better to read the first three in series so your not lost. Skye has some really exciting, suspenseful parts to it., The romance was good as was the twist and turns Kimberly wrote. I really enjoyed the relationship between Skye and Rowen. The friendship they enjoyed kept this reader reading long into the night. This is a fast paced, very enjoyable story that leaves you definitely wanting more. It ...more
Isis Ray-sisco
Oct 17, 2016 rated it liked it
I debated on whether to give this one a 3 or 4 rating since there are no in between number ratings. I did enjoy the book and I would like to read the three previous installments in the Dragon Kings series. I liked the characters and the story was interesting. I liked Rowan because he was willing to do anything for the one he loved. I do think leaving his family and friends behind was a bit drastic but I would do the same for my loved ones. I liked Skye but felt she was a bit selfish for most of ...more
Brittany Rios
Jul 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

The beginning was a bit slow. A lot of doubt and repetition. But once the book continues the plot unravels. With backstabbing and deaths. It’s easy to falling love with skye and now mr bad assery Rowan.
Angala Fox
Jan 12, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I voluntarily reviewed this book. This was a great YA fantasy paranormal book with lots of suspense and action. I loved the characters and the story. I can't wait to read more. I definitely recommend this series to anyone who likes fantasy or paranormal books.
Apr 18, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: loth-kimberly
Watching (well, really reading) the saga of the Dragons and Humans continue.

This book is the story of Skye and Rowan . . . the twists and turns make it VERY interesting to read. It also makes me more interesting in how Book #5 (Kings) is going to work out.
Rosa maness
Apr 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
4:00 a.m and I can not get tp sleep I was so in to Skye good thing I am restaired so can sleepu

Until 12 noon very good book but then all kembell books I enjoy. At 84 my Kembell is one I can adjust the letters size love my kembell


Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The Dragon Kings

Love this series I simply can't put the books down until I get to the end , I'm about to start book 5 and the conclusion . I just know I'm heading for a massive book hangover .
Jennifer Hicks
Feb 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

Just keep getting better and better the more I read. Just when you think you've caught up, another twist and you're hooked again.
Kelly Land Burton

There are so many twists and turns in these pages so mysterious. Who is good and bad surprises a female king
Olivia Welch
Feb 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Holy cow!

At first I didn’t want to know what Skye went through but it put everything into perspective. The trials they had to overcome were hard and amazing! Great book.
Sep 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2018
Rowan is my favorite of the Winters siblings!
Carissa Janes
Apr 07, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Better and better

I keep getting sucked further and further into this world of dragons! Skye and Rowan are amazing and I couldn't stop reading. Can't wait for the conclusion!
Pam McCallister
Nov 17, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book
Sep 04, 2018 rated it liked it
2.5 - my least favorite so far
annette mc aree
Oct 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Dragon kings

Love the dragon king books can't wait for the next one. The storyline is really good and continued through out all the book's can't wait to see what happens next
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Kimberly Loth can’t decide where she wants to settle down. She’s lived in Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Utah, California, Oregon, and South Carolina. She finally decided to make the leap and leave the U.S. behind for a few years. Currently, she lives in Cairo, Egypt with her husband and two kids.

She is a high school math teacher by day (please don’t hold that against her) and YA author by night.

Other books in the series

The Dragon Kings (5 books)
  • Obsidian (The Dragon Kings, #1)
  • Aspen (The Dragon Kings, #2)
  • Valentine (The Dragon Kings, #3)
  • The Kings (The Dragon Kings #5)