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Drakon Unchained

(Blood of the Drakon #5)

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Victoria Marshall is living a lie. She works for a member of the Knights of the Dragon, a secret society that traps and uses dragons for their own gain. As a child, she made an unlikely friend—a drakon. He went missing, and she’s spent the past twenty years searching for him. The only thing distracting her from her mission is Luther Henderson, her boss’s new head of securi ...more
ebook, 327 pages
Published August 27th 2018 by Entangled Publishing, LLC (Amara)
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Carol [Goodreads Addict]
drakon unchained n.j. walters

Drakon Unchained is book 5 in the Blood of the Drakon series by N.J. Walters. I’ve loved this series from the beginning and have been so excited about this new one. It most definitely did not disappoint.

When Victoria Marshall was a child living a lonely life in an orphanage, she made an unlikely friend while playing alone in the woods, a real life dragon. They met every afternoon until he stopped showing up. She just knew something had happened to him. Now, twenty years later, she is still looki
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Angela (Angel's Guilty Pleasures)
Drakon Unchained is book five in the Blood of the Drakon series by N.J. Walters.

I’ve loved this series from the begging and have been excited for more. I was not disappointed.

It’s non-stop action, suspense, twists, and romance from begging to end.

Victoria Marshall made an unlike friend when she was a child. I liked Victoria. She’s got a unique ability and well it didn’t make it easy for her as a child and now as an adult she is still alone, but has a goal. She is protective of her friend and v
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♥ WishfulMiss ♥
I started this series as ARCs but now I'm hooked on Drakons and jumped on the chance to read the latest installment. Although it can be read as a standalone, I think it would be more enjoyable if you read (at least) the one book before this one. Just to get familiar with the story and the recurring characters.

I loved finding out about more Drakons and watching the brothers grew stronger with each new ally they recruit in their fight against the Knights of the Dragon. Sergie, his mate Katherine
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Claire Robinson
Aug 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
4 - "You need to come with a warning label." Stars!

The fifth book in N. J. Walters Blood of the Drakon series, gives us Herman Temple’s assistant; Victoria Marshall’s story. And as is generally with the case with the characters in this series, there is definitely more than meets the eye when it comes to the Ice Queen.

She’d gone from personal assistant to a businessman who just happened to be a ranking member of a secret society, to being on the run… She had no home that was safe, no money she c
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Maranda
Jul 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: entangled, netgalley
Love this series about Dragon-Human or Drakon trying to keep themselves hidden. On a mission to find her childhood dragon friend Victoria takes a job with the Knights of the Dragon to try to find him. Also employed there Drakon Luther is undercover in hopes to find his parents. Great characters and story. Reading all in this series will be satisfying but Unchained can be read as a stand alone. "A copy of this book was supplied by Entangled Publishing, LLC via Netgalley with no requirements for a ...more
Juliette Cross
Aug 27, 2018 rated it it was amazing
What a page-turner. I LOVED the sizzling sexual tension between Victoria and Luther. Walters weaves another compelling tale of mystery, danger, and sensual love. Fabulous new addition to the Drakon series! Well-done, Ms. Walters.
Lesley Hillman
Aug 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Drakon Unchained: Blood of the Drakon
N.J. Walters
Release Date – 27th August 2018
Entangled Publishing


****CONTAINS SPOILERS****


She had dedicated her entire life to this, to finding her childhood friend, the one person who had made her feel special, who had made her feel like she was worth something. Was she about to find him? Was everything about to change?
Victoria Marshall, a women with a rare ability, she has visions of both the past and sometimes the present through her dreams.
Luther Henderson
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Bookgasms Book Blog
Sep 10, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: missy
I am a huge fan of dragon shifters and this fantastic Blood of the Drakon series is one of my favorites!

In Drakon Unchained, we get an inside view of the inner-workings of the Knights of the Dragon through Victoria and Luther's roles and neither are what they are perceived. And they’re something more to each other than either of them realizes.

I loved the developing romance between Victoria and Luther. Loved that they just couldn't stay away from the other--that there was this draw that had to b
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Suzi (Obsessive Reading Disorder)
This is book 5. I was so happy to see the series move beyond just the four brothers. That said, it took me a hot minute to sort this one out. Maybe because it has been a few months since the last book? I'm not sure, but by about the 5th chapter, I was in to it. You definitely need to read the series in order. This book brings characters back that we have seen before.

Victoria is one of the gifted women. She has premonitions and/or dreams that give her insight into people. She has also met a Drak
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
Drakon Unchained by N.J. Walters is book Five in the Blood of the Drakon Series. This is the story of Victoria Marshall and Luther Henderson. I have read (and Loved!) the previous books, but feel this can be a standalone book if you wish to do so. Victoria grew up a orphan with no real friends but she happened to meet a Drakon when she was young who cam an visited her...which became her only true friend. So when she became older and found that he had gone missing she went undercover at the
Knigh
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The Romance Book Disciple (Samantha)
Aug 29, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc-s

Drakon Unchained continues the saga of the Drakon, a half dragon half human creature that is being hunted by a secret society.

All the heroines in this series have some sort of supernatural talent. Victoria can 'dream walk' and see people's past and present. She met a Drakon when she was a child and she knows now that he is being kept against his will. She takes a job as the assistant to the head of the secret society seeking these Drakons. In her position she meets the head of security, Luther.
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Kate H
Aug 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
I loved the first book in this series (Drakon's Promise) and I was delighted to find that Drakon Unchained was nearly as good. The two main characters were really well written and their story arc was well thought out and well written. I can't wait for the next book in this series. I am reviewing this book based on an ARC received from NetGalley in exchange for an honest opinion.
Tracie R
Aug 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: netgally
4.5 Stars Drakon Unchained is Book 5 in the Blood of the Drakon series brings us Victoria and Luther. I loved these characters, the interaction and the well written story made this a great addition to this series and is sure to bring many other readers the amazing afternoon it gave me reading it.
Eva Millien
Aug 27, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Victoria and Luther are both living a lie, on a mission to save a dragon and if they don’t share their secrets with each other they won’t survive.

This scintillating story draws readers in with strong, fascinating characters that are easily understood and readers can’t help but feel the intensity of their emotional turmoil as they struggle to keep their cool amongst enemies while fighting their sizzling attraction. The chemistry between Victoria and Luther is full of electricity that heats up the
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D.D. Galvani
Aug 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
This is book 5 in an exciting series by N.J. Walters about Drakon's, half man, half dragon shifters. I loved this series from the first book and this newest one did not disappoint. Victoria and Luther's story was well written and fun to read. I love seeing the other Drakon's pop into the story and keep you updated on what's happening with them and their mates.

The Knights of the Dragon are closing in and Victoria is desperate to save her childhood friend. Luther should be the enemy but she feels
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Meghan Lloyd
Aug 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
If anyone out there is listening, I would like to put in a request for my own drakon. Please and thank you.

These drakon males know how to treat a lady, let's just start there! Strong, honest, protective, and kind, they are the alpha males we all say we want but have a hard time finding. In this series, N.J. Walters has created a world of magic and crime, and the way it blends in with modern day is seamless. In a time when we are constantly talking about pharmaceutical companies going crazy with
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Heather Hawley
Feb 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Anyone who is interested in a good romance with a little something extra on the side!
Victoria Marshall is living a lie. She works for a member of the Knights of the Dragon, a secret society that traps and uses dragons for their own gain. As a child, she made an unlikely friend—a drakon. He went missing, and she’s spent the past twenty years searching for him. The only thing distracting her from her mission is Luther Henderson, her boss’s new head of security.

Luther is also living a lie. One, if discovered, could lead to a fate worse than death. He’s attracted to Victoria, but ca
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D A
3 1/2 *'s While book 5 of the Blood of the Drakon series, Drakon Unchained as a stand-a-lone or entry point to the series. While the first 4 books centered around drakon brothers, this book introduces new drakon to the mix and provides any needed background to the series/world without bogging down too much info. Fans of the original set need not fear though as some of the prior characters do make appearances in supporting roles in this book too.

Our heroine, Victoria, occasionally shows bits of n
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Olivia Farr
Aug 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
"Drakon Unchained" is the fifth book in the Blood of the Drakon series and follows Victoria and Luther, who are both hiding. Victoria has a "gift" where she travels during her dreams to see things in the past, present, or future. As an orphan, this gift was more of a curse, as it creeped her caregivers out and led to some bad/lonely scenarios for her. The only person she felt who cared for her was a drakon who came to her in the woods, Sergio. Sergio used to talk with her and make her feel human ...more
Nikki Brooks
Sep 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
Victoria has long had to hide her true self from others. No-one believed her when she said she had a dragon for a friend. They definitely didn't believe her when she said that something bad had happened to him.

She has dedicated her life to searching for her friend and she even took a job working for a slimeball, knowing that he was somehow involved. Knights of the Dragon sound like they'd be a dragons best friend but she knows that whatever they are doing it's not dragon friendly!

Drakons have be
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Dusti Dasilva
Aug 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
Drakon Unchained is book 5 in the series but it can be read as a stand alone. I am horrified to say this was the first book by N.J. Walters I have read. The writing style flows smoothly and makes for an amazing read.

Was that other life a dream? Is this? Is this a nightmare that will pass in time? – Sergei

Victoria was an orphan. She grew up in a group home setting after no one wanted her and her “gift.” It was there, in the woods that she met her friend, Sergei, a dragon. When Sergei goes missi
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books are love
Aug 31, 2018 rated it really liked it
This was amazing. I had never read NJ walters before and will definitely going back to read more in this series. You do not need the previous books to read this one in the series.
Victoria is strong, loyal and stubborn. She went to work for Temple to save a friend she met at a time when most needed in her life. Now she is thrust into the world of the Knights of the Dragon and the Dragon Guard while trying to save herself, fall in love and save a friend while bringing a family back together. A gre
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Carrie
Aug 28, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2018
Wow – this book series really surprised me by breaking the formula I this latest installment!

This book starts with characters outside the core family of drakons. After reading the previous books that matched up all of the brother drakons with their mates, I was kind of expecting this book to be more of the same. Color me surprised when we begin the story with Victoria Marshall, the assistant to a Knight of the Dragon who is on the hunt for a “replacement” drakon. Victoria’s connection to the dra
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Angel Hatfield
Jul 12, 2019 rated it liked it
Victoria Marshall is living a lie. She works for a member of the Knights of the Dragon, a secret society that traps and uses dragons for their own gain. As a child, she made an unlikely friend—a drakon. He went missing, and she’s spent the past twenty years searching for him. The only thing distracting her from her mission is Luther Henderson, her boss’s new head of security. Luther is also living a lie. One, if discovered, could lead to a fate worse than death. He’s attracted to Victoria, but c ...more
Questian
Aug 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
So... I got the book from NetGalley.

It is one of those unexpected books and plots that makes you want to read a series.

Luther and Victoria's book is one heck of a good follow up after Nic's story. I mean, i was having a "wow! really?!" moment, as I progress reading. And at the end, you are left, wondering will there be another one?

Drakon Unchained focus on how each a person will go to the distance for someone that matters to them. For Victoria, her reasons was sound, but more was at stake for L
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Sharrice
Victoria Marshall has spent her entire life alone. Her one bright spot in memory was meeting her drakon friend in the forest outside of her orphanage. When one day her friend didn't show up she knew something terrible had happened to him. With her gift years later she was able to find the organization that took him. Working for the enemy isn't safe for her, but Victoria doesn't have anyone who cares about her enough to miss her, until Luther.

Luther is also working undercover trying to bring down
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Paula
Aug 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Drakon Unchained is book five of the half-dragon, half-human Drakon Series by N.J. Walters. It is a spectacular addition to a wonderful series. I liked the characters with their secrets, the relationship building along with the world building. The overarching plot really takes a major focus in this book, but the budding romance between Victoria and Luther is never slighted.

The Knights of the Dragon are truly the bad guys, so it was quite a nice twist to see their organization infiltrated. Howeve
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Andrea
Sep 12, 2018 rated it really liked it
Great quick read. I didn’t realize at first this was part of a series. Even though I haven’t read any other books from this series, I could easily understand the over arching series story. I liked he main female character and Luther. Always welcome strong characters. That being said the whole Uber alpha man theme could have been toned down more which would have made it a stronger story. I’m really liking the Oscar character and want to see him more. I would recommend this series even based on a ...more
Savvy Little Book Club  Yvonne M.
Aug 07, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc-2018
I received an ARC for an honest review from NetGalley/Publisher for an honest review.This is the fifth book in the series and it follows Luther and Victoria. Luther is a Drakon in search for his parents and Victoria is a human with a special gift both working for a member of an evil secret group called Nights of the Dragon. This book has danger, love, secrecy and hot dragon shifters. This book can be read as a stand alone, but if you want the whole history and to get more antiquated with the oth ...more
Lisa Book Shelf
Aug 26, 2018 rated it really liked it
Last book in this series. As a cold Victoria meet a dragon and now dreams of them and takes a job to find a list dragon. But she has fallen in the hands of the Templar and with take a drakon to save her and his family.
Another great book in this dragon shifter series. I would.recommend reading in order to get the full background of the story.
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Blood of the Drakon (7 books)
  • Drakon's Promise (Blood of the Drakon, #1)
  • Drakon's Prey (Blood of the Drakon, #2)
  • Drakon's Plunder (Blood of the Drakon, #3)
  • Drakon's Past (Blood of the Drakon, #4)
  • Drakon's Tear (Blood of the Drakon, #6)
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