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An incubus who feeds off the sexual desires of others, Roth de Lis has never been denied the pleasure of a woman’s body...until now. Lilah, once a warrior maiden in the service of a goddess, languishes on earth after being cast out from the slopes of Mount Olympus.
Lilah will do anything to return home, including betraying Roth. As she spins her web of lies, Roth begins a s
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ebook, 300 pages
Published October 22nd 2017
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Elizabeth
"My time in the hourglass was almost up."
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Incubus is an action-packed stand-alone paranormal romance full of intrigue and passion. In a world where gods, goddesses, and powerful beasts dwell, Lilah will do whatever it takes to return home.

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"This place is seriously fucked."
Lilah, once a powerful maiden to a goddess, has been ripped away from her world. Now she is determined to earn her way back. The only way to get back home is to earn the trust of a notorious incubus Roth de Lis. But as Lilah
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Snow
4.75 "love the incubus within" stars

Ah, damn, saying how "fantasy" genre is a very grateful setting for a vast playground is simply an understatement!

And Celia Aaron did just that, she had set a play for us, a perfect game with perfect elements, mixing magic, mythology, fantasy, romance, passion and love into a fast paced action filled joyride and honestly, in that kind of setting, anything goes...



The story

Lilah was a simple young woman who got "drafted" at the age 25 by the Goddess Artemis he
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Bex (Beckie Bookworm)
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🌟🌟🌟🌟STARS
Love Celia Aarons work and as what I have read previously is of a contemporary nature (The Acquisition series) I was excited to see what she would produce in regards to a paranormal offering.
"Incubus" was a really great start to a new series.
It did initially take me a short while to get into the groove with this, but when I did this was magic in motion.
I really do feel this may have been more to do with the fact that I have not read this genre for a while so I was a bit out of whack o
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Natalie The Biblioholic
Oct 22, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2017, arc, dual-pov, paranormal
Lilah was a warrior of Artemis, cast out for falling in love and giving her virtue to a man. Desperate to get back into the good graces of the goddess and back to Olympus, she’s willing to do just about anything. Tasked with bringing Roth to Ares for a past indiscretion, she goes to his stomping grounds to learn more about him, stalk him, and worm her way into his life. Roth is an incubus, or so it seems, but the more time Lilah spends with him, the more she discovers the man many never get to k ...more
warhawke
Oct 19, 2017 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Adult fantasy/mythology
Genre: Erotic Fantasy
Type: Standalone
POV: First Person - Dual
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Lilah was a warrior maiden. Once a warrior for Artemis, she was now banished from the Forgotten Forrest to roam the mortal land. She found a way to get back to the goddess' good grace, but the simple task might end up proving difficult.

Roth de Lis had an endless supply of females. As an incubus, getting lost in pleasure was his nature. But an encounter with a feisty female made him crave something more. He didn't know how she
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Once under the service of a goddess, Lilah has been banished from the only family she’s known. Since then, she has been determined to regain the good graces of her ruling deity, and while it’s been a long learning experience, Lilah believes she has a solution that will rectify her problem.

“No more would I feel the freedom of the night or the unbreakable strength the moonlight gave me. Unless….”

Roth de Lis is powerful incubus that has battled with his duality for centuries. Knowing how to sate
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Celia Aaron
Oct 19, 2017 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Incubus is LIVE!
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Mimiorphee
Oct 16, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc, 2017
Celia Aaron writing a PNR? I want to see, count me in!!! This book was very different from the other books I have read by this author. First because of the PNR factor and second because of what it made me feel.


I didn't know what I was going into when I started Incubus, and I really liked what I found out. The mythological setting was very interesting and particularly the original approach of the gods and goddesses. Ares, Artemis, Apollo... as you have never seen them!


Back to our story...

As an ex
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Stacey Broadbent
Sep 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Wow. I mean, I knew Celia was a super freakin talented writer of dark romance and all things smutty, but now she’s gone and added paranormal/fantasy to her bow, and you know what? It’s a-maze-ing!

In this tale of gods and goddesses, we follow Lilah on her path to redeem herself and get back in the good graces of Artemis. Once a strong warrior maiden, Lilah was banished from Olympus, and forced to live in the mortal world. Her only chance at getting back to Olympus, lies in the hands of Roth de Li
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Jules ♈ ☾Bookvergent☽
Actual rating: 2.5 stars

So this was my first erotica-fantasy book ever and I really tried to keep an open-minded view about this genre considering it would not be my first pick. I picked it up for the hype, and the idea of having a world where supernatural beings (like vampires and werewolves) AND greek gods are involved together in one, it really intrigued me how well it was going to be executed.

Truth be told, it left much to be desired.

Lilah, an Artemis' warrior is cast out from Mount Olymp
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Paperback Princess
4.5 godly stars

I love Celia Aaron’s books to death...I will never be disappointed!!!

I love this one in particular because it was a paranormal romance and I don’t read enough of those.

Gods ..Goddesses...Vampires..werewolves..incubi and any other creature you can think of was present added to an interesting love story and steamy scenes you’ve got one hell of a book!!!
Expresso-Girls Just Wanna Have Books  ; A Mafia Romance
I went into this story totally blind and what a ride! I’m one of those followers that believe Aaron has “the gift” and she can own it in any genre! She not only proved she could in Incubus, but she NAILED it!

Lilah is the hunter. Roth is the hunted. Or is it the other way around? You’ve got to read this story! It’s well written, the characters are fun, and the scenes are amazing! I loved learning about how “others” lived. Their bar scenes are no different from bar scenes “here” lol. Same assholes
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carol
Love Celia Aaron's story of Lilah a committed hand maiden of a Greek goddess and Roth de Lis an Incubus and their natures versus trials and finally their romance.

In this paranormal extravaganza that mixes Greek God myths and legends, which also have vampires and werewolves, all with magical fantasy and intertwined with passion, romance, and ultimately love and to what ends Lilah and Roth will go to for the love of the other.

Hope Celia writes more like this.

Just hits my idea of five star read.
Mercedes
Oct 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arcs
Lilah was one of the goddess Artemis' feared warrior maidens but when she ditches the 'maiden' part of that title Artemis banishes her to the mortal world. She spends the next century searching for a loophole, or for someone to champion her cause. She eventually finds some information that leads to a mission that she hopes will get her back into Artemis' good graces and back with her sister warriors.
Roth de Lis is an incubus, he needs sex to live. When he finds out Lilah is looking for him he
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Myla
Nov 02, 2017 rated it it was amazing
AMAZING!!!

Review to come.
Jennifer Miller
*** I received an advanced copy and chose to review it ***
** 100% spoiler-free review **
* 5 "paranormal is not my thing but OMG this is a hell-to-the YES, amazing, must read" stars *

Okay, for the record, I don't do paranormal....It's just not my thing. I'm not into vampires and werewolves, shape shifters or aliens or anything else of the sort. I have nothing against it, it's just not my cup of tea. Whelp, thank you very much Celia Aaron, you have officially blown my mind and made me a convert! I
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Diane
Oct 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Well, well, well...ladies and gentlemen, what we have here is some of the finest entertainment between two book covers you could ever hope for.

You like PNR, you're in luck...
How about some Greek gods/goddesses and immortal demons, yep, they're in there...
Werewolves and vampires (*shivers), we got those too...
Tie that all up with a bow in a love story about a sexy and dangerous immortal incubus and a bada$$, exiled, immortal female warrior on a mission, and you have hours of delightful escape.

Yes
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Timitra
Oct 16, 2017 rated it really liked it
Incubus is a good start to what is shaping up to be an amazing series. It is filled with so many supernatural beings that I can't wait to find out more about. I loved that it mixed history with mythology and a whole lot of the author's imagination which gave it that extra oomph.

I also loved how badass and fierce the heroine, Lilah was and how caring the hero was with her. However I expected there to be more debauchery as the hero, Roth was an incubus. Despite this I thought it was an awesome rea
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Bookgasms Book Blog
Oct 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: ratula
Gahhh! I need to catch my breath! I absolutely love everything Celia Aaron writes and jumped on the chance to review her PNR novel, Incubus. Good Lord was this story amazing!! I loved Roth and could not stop reading. His chemistry with Lilah was pure FIRE!!

Lilah De Artemis was once a warrior maiden in the service of Artemis. But after a fall from grace she is now a half mortal/half goddess cast out from Mount Olympus to spend her life rotting away on Earth. Now alone and missing her family, she
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Tanaka K
I am sitting on my desk while writing this review and I am going back three days ago when I read Incubus. First I felt intrigued. I had read the blurb and I was like there is my kind of book. There is the book I have been craving especially in the paranormal genre. Secondly, I felt consumed by the story, dialogue and characters. It was unique and effortless. Lastly as I was finishing the book, I was blown away. Blown away by the action. Blown away by the magic of story. Blown by swoon worthy and ...more
Elysian Fields
Oct 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
I have to start this review by stating that this is best read if 2017 for me. It was so much more than I was expecting. I truly believe that this story is a MUST ADD to anyone’s reading list (I have added it to my favorites file, and read it twice in three days).

This is 56 chapters of romance, epic adventure, and a story spanning centuries. It is a mini Iliad/Odyssey. If Homer were alive today and wanted to write an adventure romance novel, he would scrap his ideas because Celia Aaron had alrea
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Jamie (The Kansan Reader)
AHHHHH!!!! My first full 5 stars of the year!!!!

For more of my reviews: https://jaynikkibelthoughts.wordpress...

Oh boy. I don't even know where to start.

I love Celia Aaron's writing. I was introduced to it by Blackwood. I have had this on my TBR list when I first saw it coming out. I finally got it and I am blown away.

Her world building of the Greek Gods and Goddesses was amazing. I love it. I also have a huge lady boner crush on Apollo. I did have one going for Ares but then he showed his ass a
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
Incubus by Celia Aaron is the story of Roth de Lis and Lilah de Artemis. Lilah was around 25 years old when she was chosen by the Goddess Artemis to be a Maiden warrior with immortality. Roth is a Incubus from the powerful underworld. As a Incubus he seeks pleasure from multiple women... and the women seek him.
Lilah fell pray to Farrow a wolf who tricked her which in the end caused her to be banished from Olympus and sent to Earth.
Now after such banishment she has been trying to find her way b
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
Book Review For: Incubus by Celia Aaron Incubus by Celia Aaron is the story of Roth de Lis and Lilah de Artemis. Lilah was around 25 years old when she was chosen by the Goddess Artemis to be a Maiden warrior with immortality. Roth is a Incubus from the powerful underworld. As a Incubus he seeks pleasure from multiple women... and the women seek him. Lilah fell pray to Farrow a wolf who tricked her which in the end caused her to be banished from Olympus and sent to Earth. Now after such banishme ...more
Lu
Oct 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
Gods, goddesses, and other immortals; this is a great PRN/fantasy.

Roth is an incubus that needs to feed from sexual energy to survive. Women easily fall for his charms. He doesn't need to work hard to get them to bed, except for Lilah. She's able to resist him. Lilah is a maiden warrior exile to live on Earth. She's willing to do anything to return home. However, she didn't plan on falling for Roth's seduction. Lilah has to decide if she wants to continue with her plan, which means betraying Ro
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Emily
Sep 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book actually surprised me. I wasn’t sure going into it that I would like it, but I absolutely loved Lilah and Roth. The plot in this book was written wonderfully and the author was fantastic in the world building. I especially loved that yet again, the gods were included in the story. I’m not sure what it is lately but I’ve been totally digging when the gods of Olympus are being introduced and put into a story. I especially loved the way the author gave the incubus actual feelings. I’ve re ...more
Anne Milne
Oct 17, 2017 rated it really liked it
Every book I’ve read by this author has been completely different she is able to tackle any genre with ease.

This is a paranormal fantasy story that has gods and goddess, immortals demons and vampires. Lilah has been banished from her home and is hunting Roth in the hope that if she captures him all will be redeemed and she can return to Olympus.

I loved Lilah's character she is a woman who can take care of herself. No matter the obstacle in her way she keeps fighting. Roth is a bit of an idiot at
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Aqsa
Aug 10, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: sexy, na, fantasy

i wasnt expecting this to be good! the beginning was a little meh- but it turned around eventually! i love greek mythology and havent read any paranormal NA in a while and this really hit the spot. i liked it a lot! the heroine was badass- as all Celia's heroines are and was strong and capable. the guy i was a little ugh at in the beginning but he got a lot better & was fully dedicated to the girl, which i ofc loved. their chemistry was fun and the plot itself was intriguing.
hell- i even cri
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LZW
Oct 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Wow....just finished this fantastical romance...and just, WOW. I will probably go back & edit this review later as I'm a little drunk on the book right now, lol. First off, Celia.....freaking adore her writing....love all her books....so when I find out she's doing a paranormal romance?!?!? *dead* Paranormal is my first love, I fell into the whirlpool of romance last year-so to combine the two? Combustible. Second, that cover...it's freaking gorgeous & I would pretty much give a kidney f ...more
Jess~Two Darlin' Dolls & a Book Review
Paranormal seculant burning romance, strong-willed kickass layered characters mixed with mythology definitely a treat that spoiled me to no end.

Once a warrior maiden in the service to Artemis a powerful goddess, Lilah De Artemis finds herself cast out after making a naive mistake. Desperate to make it back to her sisters and Artemis good graces she seeks out a powerful handsome incubus named Roth de Lis. Attraction between them is instant between these two like a gravitional pull no matter how
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