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Rand: Son of Tallav

(Sons of Tallav #3)

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Two shamed souls, a mutual enemy and an attraction they can't control...



Randolph Meryon is a man no woman can resist despite the whip he brandishes. Compelled to return home after his sister’s death, he struggles to fit new responsibilities into the hedonistic lifestyle he prefers to live. It’s a task he finds difficult enough without adding in the tangle of unanswered

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Kindle Edition, 301 pages
Published July 15th 2018 by Hot Sauce Publishing
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Moonquartz
Rand, third in the sons of Tallav series is here at last but can be read as a standalone. Yet again, in true Briste fashion, her signature style scintillates her readers as she adroitly draws one into her extraordinary world from the start. Be warned the blurb does not do this book justice. There is so much more to this novel than merely an erotic sci fi. A sadist, Rand's purpose is to inflict pain on his subs and delights doing so. He is returning home but why did he leave in the first place. ...more
Emily
Aug 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
A gothic romance set in space.

Rand is an outcast on his planet of Tallav. Tallav is an intensely matriarchial society, and Rand is a strong willed dom. Between that and a scandal in his past, Rand is no longer welcome on Tallav, until his estranged older sister dies mysteriously, and he is called home. There he meets his niece's new nanny, Jen, who recently had a fallout with her prominent family. As the two grow closer and begin to explore Jen's submissive leanings, they also have to content
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Space Cowgirl
Aug 18, 2018 rated it really liked it
Being Cruel To the Innocent One

Rand Meryon is the Whip Master at a BDSM club he owns on Beta Tau. He is well known for his sadism and his accuracy with a whip. When word comes that his sister Penny has died from a fall from cliffs on Tallav, he knows he must return home to her funeral and the family.
Penny left behind, Sophie, a small daughter, and Rand's mother immediately hires Jen O'Malley, a governess from a different clan, to be with her night and day.
The society on Tallav is matriarchal,
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Che Flaviano
Aug 22, 2018 rated it really liked it
A story that began tragically - the death of a loved one. A kind of gothic story at that with the sensual BDSM, particularly sadism, appliction to it. This is the third book in the series and I haven't read in full the first two yet (although thankfully, the author has provided me with them and will soon read them). The character development and chemistry between the the H and h is great - perfect with each other. And this the first that I've read this kind of futuristic sci-fi story flow where ...more
Gerry Hvozdovich
Oct 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Provided with a free ARC for an honest review. A tender hearted sexual sadist. Impossible? This book really took me by surprise. I expected a lot of dirty dark sex. Instead I got a love story with some BDSM. Rand is raised in a matriarchal society where men are second class citizens completely subservient to the women in the family. He rebels and is living on another planet where he owns a BDSM club. When he returns home after many years due to the death of his sister, he meets Jen, his niece's ...more
Renata Gill
Aug 29, 2018 rated it it was amazing
When i chose to read this book the first thing i thought to myself was "what the hell am i doing!! I dont do sci-fi"
Well let me tell you something....my best mistake was choosing to read this book!
I absolutely loved the Sons of Tallav series.
Rand returns home to Tallav for his sisters funeral, after being banished from his home at the age of 14. He has made a name for himself as the Whip Master and sadist and is the owner of the most exclusive BDSM club on Beta Tau.
When he sees Jen his
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Nicole Normand
Aug 29, 2018 rated it really liked it
I received a copy from Hidden Gems; this is my honest review.
-Randolf and Jen make a special couple; at last they both feel their relationship is a real sado-masochism balance.
-Unlike the previous books, this one has a lot of religious aspects to it. It didn't really bother me because it fit in the story and explained several things.
-The end leaves a lot to the imagination since we don't really know how they will live between the two worlds.
-The culprit to the mystery is not a surprise but the
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Pat
Jul 15, 2018 rated it it was amazing
The story was well written, the plot flowed smoothly from page to page and the characters were so well developed that I was hooked from page one! As I turned each page I was so engrossed in the story that I ended up reading this in one sitting!
Dana
Jun 21, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Wow I absolutely loved this one. I’ve been anxiously awaiting Rand’s story for a while now and this was so far off from what I was expecting. Cailin did a great job creating Rand’s backstory. I’m just so blown away.

This started off with such a tragedy, and it broke my heart but it also will have any reader immediately hooked. From reading the previous books, you get to know Rand as a very playful sadist, but here we get to find out all about how he became who he is. We get to witness the
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Laure
Jun 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Jen is disowned by her family for helping her cousin escape from a marriage forced upon him by the matriarch of the O'Malley family. Rand is the son of the powerful Meryon family, a sexual sadist, and a powerful businessman in his own right. When his sister dies he is called home by his mother and plans to spend a few months on Tallav, before returning to his business. His sister Penny, who disavowed him when he was young, has left him guardianship of her young daughter in her will. Jen and Rand ...more
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Cailin Briste, a USA TODAY bestselling author, writes science fiction suspense romance. Her first series is set in the Tallavan sector of the Federation where the men of Tallav are the marshals that provide protection and justice to the planets in this far off the beaten path are of space. While fighting crime, they also must come to terms with matriarchal system of their home planet, Tallav. ...more

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