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Reaper Unexpected

(Deadside Reapers #1)

4.15  ·  Rating details ·  3,016 ratings  ·  216 reviews

Your dead are our business.

Got a loved one who’s passed? Want to ask your dead aunt where she hid that elusive will? Head over to Necro city and look no further than Soul Savers Inc.

One day the world was normal, and the next, it was filled with ghosts. And then the reapers came. Blood-sucking hot dudes with wings and wicked scythes.  They took control, and now

Kindle Edition, 294 pages
Published March 26th 2020 by Independently Published (first published March 6th 2020)
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Mar 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This was an ADvanced reader copy but the review below is completely my own honest opinion

Ok family this was a great read.
Serafina (fee) is our MC she loves doughnuts, margaritas and doing the right thing no matter what. This is a urban fantasy RH with reapers, multi supes , and super powers, ghosts and a cute AF snake! This story so far has twists and turns to leave you WANTING the next story like now!

There is mystery and stuff we haven’t found out yet as the reader. The world building is rea
Marguerite (M)
Mar 12, 2020 rated it liked it
Rating: 3 stars

And for the first time ever, I did not fall in love at first sight with a Debbie Cassidy book. Not that anything is wrong with it, it's just not... amazing?

New series, new world. Out of every Debbie Cassidy's universes, this one is probably my favorite.

Most people are as human as they come but because of a failed experiment, people now can see ghosts hanging around until someone let them cross over. It probably wouldn't be that impressive if they weren't all stuck on the mortal pl
Mar 04, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Reaper Unexpected is the first book of a promising new series by Debbie Cassidy. The FMC, Seraphina (or Fee as she prefers), can't help but try to help when she thinks someone needs her. She lives with a ghost and her pet snake and works to help the dead get crossed over via reaper.

Just when she's up for a promotion/transfer to a new division, she goes out to a club for a girl's night with her ghostly BFF. She ends up trying to save someone which inadvertently causes her to be the next Dominus
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Jun 29, 2020 rated it it was ok
2.5 stars

It started so well... Within the first few pages I noted two funny and truthful quotes and then? It all went down to shambles.

I did not care for the story, for the body shaming, for the not caring, for all the assholes. The plot for me felt rally forced and too packed with action to actually enjoy it properly.

Well, will not continue the series but might check out other books by this author.

So...interesting story so far. I'm digging the reapers and ghosts- and Fee as a character.
But the potential love interests? Not really...


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Started off pretty interesting and funny, got a little confusing but nothing too bad.....then Mal entered the picture. Now in every RH I've read there's always one who's an asshole to the h and Mal fit that bill immediately, he said some really hurtful things to the h but I rolled with it, him being with OW though is something I can't stand..... So before I continue does anyone know if Mal really is part of her harem???? ...more
Rhiannon Chillingworth
Feb 11, 2020 rated it it was amazing

Reading a Debbie Cassidy book is like wrapping myself in a snuggly blanket. I always know that I'm going to get quality and can sit down to an enjoyable read.

Fee's life is turned upside down when she goes from an admin job, processing the deal souls in Necro City to unexpectedly becoming one of a small team of reapers. She has to deal with some big revelations about herself, adjust her expectations of what her life will be and get used to her fellow reapers... And they're not all making her
Brittany Smith
Mar 13, 2020 rated it it was amazing
What an amazing new series from the brilliant Debbie Cassidy!!!

Our heroine is no nonsense, headstrong, kick butt woman named Seraphina-though she prefers Fee. She had a hero complex and unfortunately that’s what gets her in trouble, whilst trying to help she finds herself with a knife in her gut and a new destiny as a reaper.

Each character has an individual personality and plenty of mystery to them. There are so many secrets lurking under the surface and I can not wait to see where this series g
Tiera McMillian
Jun 06, 2020 rated it really liked it
3.5-4 stars. Honestly I've decided to take more time thoroughly engaging myself into Debbie Cassidy's work. It seems every series starter of hers I pick up I fall head over heals right into. Now I'm not the biggest fan of some of her multiverse content not because its not good but its like I can't ever find the beginning that starts the chain of spinoffs, eventually I just gave up. I think I'm regretting not getting more involved with her worlds now. She is just an incredibly talented story tell ...more
Heather Gilbert
Oh this book tickled and entranced me! The dead are no longer hidden, now they are fully visible to humans - and they are BIG business! Entire corporations have cropped up in order to deal with the influx, even though what happens after processing is still a mystery to most.

The world building is decidedly delicious, invoking a Dystopian feel while firmly clinging to the Urban Fantasy vibe. There is a ghost roommate, a snake with talents I won't spoil, and a trio of confusing - and VERY different
Apr 01, 2020 rated it it was amazing
As per the usual Debbie shoots and she scores! Man, this is a hell of a book! Serafina (Fee) is awesomely kickass! She is relatable but also strong and not willing to back down! She doesn’t let these strong men walk all over her.

Debbie knows how to write these in depth amazing characters and it never fails to impress.
The guys were thirst trap worthy and may have made me drool. What can I say they’re the perfect opposites to our girl. Cohan was a favorite from the beginning but at the end I was
So this is supposed to be a book about reapers but no actual "reaping of souls" happened unless it happened in the last bit of the book because I gave up 3/4 of the way through.
Jul 11, 2020 rated it did not like it
Do you ever read the blurb of a book and your expectations from that are nothing like the book that you read? This is one of those for me.
I liked the idea of a woman becoming a reaper while still being a soul relocation agent. I liked how she seemed to care in a job that not a lot of people did since the souls are already dead. I liked Serafina's ghost best friend and her relationship with her pet snake. Unfortunately, becoming a reaper means that you have to leave everything behind. There's als
M S.
Apr 12, 2020 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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Retta Holmes
Mar 07, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
From the start of this book to the end I was fairly well engrossed. I almost finished it the same day. The main character Fee is a pretty strong character. She knows a bit about the supernatural and all but not really about herself. So obviously there is some self discovery in this book but that really just leads to more questions about her history. I absolutely loved the dynamic between her and the guys. The obvious easy chemistry with her and Conah, the hate but she finds him oh so sexy Mal, a ...more
Danielle (Danniegurl)
Fascinating take

Fascinating take on the myths and lores of religions. Dealing with reapers, and celestials.

The whole thing is crazy. I also think there is more going on to fee than we are aware. I expect to have a lot of revelations.

Mal I’m not a fan of his joking with Fee. Az this will be interesting with him. Conah needs to wake up still.

Excited to see where this goes. Fee is a complex character, she has some shy soft parts about her and then some violent ragey parts of her too. I wonder what
Debbie Eyre
Mar 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing
OMG this is so awesome! It’s an awesome kick ass urban fantasy that I guarantee you will not be able to put down! With an intriguing take on the dead set in a fantabulous world built by this author and filled with demons, angels, vampires, shifters, ghosts and reapers this takes you on an amazing adventure! A great slow burn Rh romance with some awesome characters and I am very excited to see where the author takes this next!
Belinda Clemons
Mar 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This is one of my favorite new books this year. I just loved every min of it. Fee is amazing her friend and roommate Cora is really funny and the Men delicish. Mal is a tease, Az is mysterious and Conah is a great guy with some secrets that arnt secrets to everyone but Fee. The action is great and I loved when Mal took her to her Voralax.
Misty Cail
May 26, 2020 rated it it was amazing

I absolutely adore this book. It's funny, sweet and perfect. Mal is ridiculous and makes me laugh. I think I'm going to like Azazel. Fee is just everything. It is a slow burn but the way Fee reacts to the guys is hot and funny. I just can't with this book. I'm really looking forward to the rest of the series.
Mar 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing,no,no! I need more.

The last chapter of this book reminds me of going to sip your coffee and realizing it's all gone!

I feel addicted to this story, and need to know what happens next.

Between the abilities that keep surfacing, all the bombs dropped in the last quarter of the book, and the sexy alpha dangled in front of us, I feel jittery and crVing so much more.

Also Conah, you've got some explaining to do! So many half-truths and secrets in the group. Can't wait fo see how Fee kicks the
Mar 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I was so sad to read the last line. I need more!! I cannot wait to read what happens between Fee and Azazel as well as Mal. I'd also like to know more of Grayson's story.

Once again Debbie's book dis not disappoint and had me from the first page. I highly recommend this book!!
Mariah Vollmer
Mar 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Wow what a great start to what seems to be a great series!! I loved getting a sneak peek on how badass Fee is going to be and what she is capable of. I’m excited to see what comes next!
Mar 27, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Monsters are real.

Great book! Can’t wait to read the next and learn more about the Fee, Mal, Azazel and other reapers. Fee definitely has her work cut out for her.
Oct 23, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Hello there mystery

This is humorous and sarcastic and witty. I am in love with the characters. I also love the story plot and mystery of it all. I cannot wait to see what’s next.
Greta Geyn
Aug 02, 2020 rated it liked it
It’s not bad, it’s just not holding my attention so I DNF.
In the future I might pick it up where I left.
Sep 01, 2020 rated it liked it
3.5 stars!
M.V. Zeller
Mar 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Must read! Go read it now!! Stop reading the review and go grab the book! You will not regret picking up this book, just regret that it has to end. Amazing read! A cure for book funks!
Jul 08, 2020 rated it it was ok
Shelves: fantasy
2 1/2 stars. Most of the book is setup which is interesting but there is a lack of action and parts of the book drags a bit.
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Debbie Cassidy lives in England, Bedfordshire, with her three kids and very supportive husband. Coffee and chocolate biscuits are her writing fuels of choice, and she is still working on getting that perfect tower of solitude built in her back garden. Obsessed with building new worlds and reading about them, she spends her spare time daydreaming and conversing with the characters in her head – in ...more

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