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(Deliver #8)

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There are many reasons to jump off a bridge, but Rylee Sutton only needs one.
Her husband’s betrayal.
Just before she leaps, she receives an email from a stranger.
The boy’s message is meant for his dead girlfriend, but his anguish speaks to Rylee.
It saves her life.

Over the next decade, Tomas Dine continues to email his dead girl. As he evolves from a teenager into a hardened
Kindle Edition, 309 pages
Published January 26th 2021
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Val ⚓️ Shameless Non-Snowflake ⚓️
3.75 Stars

I've said it before, and I will say it again until the end of time: Pam Godwin is one of my very few go-to, auto-buy authors these days and I will basically read anything she publishes. She is a dark romance goddess and deserves to be worshiped. And I'm not just saying that because this was an ARC. I truly love and adore this series and Pam Godwin's story telling.

As always, Godwin nailed the attraction and chemistry between the two main leads...AND we got an awesome older woman/younge
Jan 19, 2021 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2021-four-stars
4 stars

Hell has no fury like a man deceived.

Dominate is the eighth book in Pam Godwin's Deliver series and I can't believe it's almost over. I've been reading these books since 2014 and it is by far my favorite dark romance series. I know I say this all the time, but I truly mean it... no one does dark romance as good as Pam Godwin. No one. Every book in this series is fantastic and this was no exception.

Tomas lost someone important to him a decade ago, and he's never truly let
Pam Godwin
Nov 22, 2020 marked it as wrote  ·  (Review from the author)
Book 1 is FREE:
Deliver -
(Each book is a different couple. No cliffhangers.)

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“It takes three seconds to make a life-or-death decision.” His breath licked across her nape. “Three.”

“You won’t hurt me.” She shivered, uncertain.


“I’m not your enemy.” She reached for the door.


✰ Liz ✰
"Welcome to my world."

Dominate is book eight in the Deliver Series. Although each book can be read as a stand-alone, I highly recommend reading the series from the beginning in order to truly enjoy each character and the dynamics between the entire team. Tomas Dine has made a terrible mistake. After experiencing heartbreak and loss, he copes by writing his dead girlfriend emails. He has no idea that his emails are being read by another woman. Rylee Sutton discovered Tomas's emails at a time
Lana ❇✾DG Romance❇✾
3.5-4 STARS
Lethally gorgeous. Impossible to look away. He was violence and sex and salvation.
Salvation for trafficked women, not for her.
For her, he was corruption.
Death wasn’t off the table.

This series has quickly become an obsession for me. I live for Pam's dark and gritty words. Tommy's book has been a much anticipated one for me. Partly because it's an age gap with an older woman, and partly because I'm not THIS much closer to Cole's story.

Interestingly enough, I f
MELISSA *Mel Reader*
Jan 12, 2021 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arcs
4.5 Stars!
(ARC provided by author)


Rylee Sutton is at the lowest point of her life after she learns her husband has been unfaithful. Her entire world is shattered and she feels like she has nothing left. Then she finds a lifeline in an email found in the pocket of a jacket she bought. Messages from a stranger meant for someone else bring her back to life. Over the next decade these emails speak to her soul, and she grows to care deeply about this boy who is now a man. She felt she knew Tomas
I have always loved Pam Godwin’s writing! Any book she puts out, I one click immediately! This series has been absolutely amazing, and if you enjoy really dark themes... then definitely pick this up! In saying all that though, this particular started off intriguing me like all of the others... but then towards the end, I became disappointed. There were theories that were coming up in my head about who was responsible for certain things, and then by the end it became a bit irrelevant to the main ...more
Shabby  -BookBistroBlog
It all starts with a thrift store jacket and a note in the pocket. The girl ready to jump off the bridge reads it and BAM!! the first line punches you into the chest and a mad adrenaline rush of a story starts, it accelerates from 0 to 100 in mere seconds, gathering speed and legit the dizzying ride ends up with Rylee Sutton in Chihuahuan desert..a no man's land...full of scorpions and rattlesnakes...ALONE!!


Chasing a livid, deadly criminal Tomas Dine.
Is she stupid or IS SHE STOOPID!!. Or maybe
Jan 20, 2021 rated it really liked it
Genre: Dark Romance
Type: Standalone book 8 of 9 from Deliver series
POV: Third Person

Ten years ago, Rylee Sutton made a decision that changed her life. She cheered and cried along with Tomas Dine while he navigated his treacherous life, not even knowing she existed. Until one day, the situation changed and threw them in each other’s way where they potentially couldn’t recover from.

I loved the story of how they first “met” and the relationship dynamic because this series needed somethin
3.5 ★

When he was younger, Tomas Dine experienced a devastating loss and his bad luck continued on one fateful day, but in the present, he has a chosen family in the Freedom Fighters. While Tomas would never intentionally jeopardize his friends and the cause, he made a crucial mistake with Rylee Sutton that he must remedy. But Tomas doesn’t realize that Rylee is invested until he takes it too far.

“Revenge was his life, in his blood, and he intended to punish her in payment for a wrong that had
Jan 26, 2021 rated it really liked it

In her eighth opus of the Deliver series, Mrs Godwin embarks her readers on a breathtaking and scorching hot road. 

Dominate deals with Tomas' story. In the previous installment, we knew he was going to meet Rylee, whose life he (unknowingly) saved ten years ago.

At first, I was taken aback by Tomas' personality. He wasn't the man I recognized in the other books. Clearly, Rylee didn't either! Wow, who was this ruthless and cold-hearted man? Fortunately, the woman he had to deal with wasn't one to
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This was such a fast paced, thrilling ride of a book!!!
I love, love Pam Godwin. She is an author that never disappoints me and this book was scorching hot!
I agree with some other reviewers that it is not as dark as the other books in the series.
This is Tommy 's story. Rylee takes the chance to meet with the man she had connected with for the last ten years through emails. But he has no idea who she is or that she has been spying on his private emails, all sent to his dead girlfriend.
This book h
Wil Loves Books!
Dominate was fantastic and truly deliciously dark because Pam Godwin is simply the Queen when it comes to the dark, filthy and delicious books. I love her writing and I love this series. I’m obsessed and invested. Dominate is Book 8 in this series, and while each book has a couple and an HEA, this should be read as a series to get the full experience. This was Tomas story. Tomas is one of the ex captives and a Freedom Fighter, also most recently has a big part in Luke’s book. I won’t rehash the ...more
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Star Rating : 4.5 / 5 Stars

POV : Third Person POV , Dual

Cliffhanger : No

Hero : Tomas. He was Dominant and an absolute ass. Still It didn’t take him even a few chapters to make me like him!

Heroine : Rylee. She was an innocent wrapped up in Tomas’s dark world by mistake. She invaded his privacy and now he was going to destroy her.

Pace of the story : Fast

Angst Rating : 5/10

Heat Rating : 9/10

Triggers Involved : Starvation , P
⭐️4.35 dominating stars ⭐️

Dominate book #8 in the Deliver series

As we approach the end of this deliciously dark series the tension builds into a crescendo I know will leave us delirious with pleasure.

Ms Godwin hands down outdid herself with these out of this world magnificent Freedom Fighters, she created a depraved, sick world, decided to play with our hearts pulling our strings making us feel every possible emotion out there. She did the impossible by making us root for the most evil and un
Bookgasms Book Blog
Jan 16, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: ratula
I am so obsessed with Pam Godwin and her Deliver series. This series and these amazing books are filled to the brim with triggers galore and are so so addicting. Tomas and Rylee were addicting! I could not wait for his book and boy did this author deliver (pun intended!!!) The chemistry was fiery and explosive. I was on the edge of my seat the entire time I read this! I am 1000% sure you will be HOOKED from the very first page!!

Before you begin this story you need to prepare yourself with one fa
Lo Bookfrantic
Jan 25, 2021 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc-review-ng, f-br


Genre: Dark Romance
Type: Book 8 of 9 from Deliver series
POV: Third Person - Dual

Rylee Sutton went through the worse heartbreak of her life, it was so bad she almost gave up on herself but she accidentally comes across an email that changes the course of her life for good. Tomas Dine did not trusted Rylee and due to his terrible mistake with emails he knew he shouldn’t have written he now is paying for his choices.

”In Tommy’s world, brutality and death were as common


“It takes three seconds to make a life-or-death decision”

DOMINATE is a passionately intimate, combative, kinky and lethal love story with a fine line between love and hate that pushes the envelope in the most perversely delicious ways. It starts off unabashedly brutal and violent between two strangers who put the “Rule of Threes” to the test:

** 3 seconds to make a life or death decision,
** 3 minutes without air,
** 3 hours in the extreme heat,
Jan 18, 2021 rated it it was amazing

Meeting Tomas is a brave move for Rylee, knowing the kind of person he is and the company he keeps. But this doesn't deter her to finally meet the man who saves her life.

"𝗦𝗵𝗲 𝘄𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗱 𝘀𝘂𝗿𝘃𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗼𝗿 𝘀𝗵𝗲 𝘄𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗱𝗻'𝘁. 𝗕𝘂𝘁 𝘀𝗵𝗲 𝗼𝘄𝗲𝗱 𝗶𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝗯𝗼𝘁𝗵 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗺 𝘁𝗼 𝘀𝗲𝗲 𝗶𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗴𝗵."

Tomas felt agitated when he received a reply from the account he created for her dead girlfriend wherein he shared everything about the freedom fighter's activities. He has all the intention to do bad things to this person who invaded hi
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What a book!! This series has been brilliant from the start and its just been getting best with each book. This book is Tomas/Tommy and Rylee's book. After the way Unshackle ended i was dying to know how things were goin to work out with Tommy. After he found out about the emails he had written for his dead ex girlfriend were actually being read things weren't looking good for the person that had read them.

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Rylee's not had it easy over over the last few years. Her life changed
Kim BookJunkie ~ Editor & Proofreader
DOMINATE may be the best book in the DELIVER series so far! I was instantly consumed by the story, constantly trying to figure out who was who and what was happening and on the edge of my seat from literally the first few pages!!!

Rylee bought a coat from a thrift store, and inside was the email address Tomas has been writing to for 10 years. As we know from UNSHACKLE, the two are about to meet ... nothing about their meeting is predictable or dull!!!! What Tomas puts her through is inde
Jan 20, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Well what can I say ... Pam did it again with another installment of the Deliver series. This one was hot and messed up just like all the other ones. I loved Rylee, she picked up and kept going when others would have stopped. Thomas ... Well he won me from the opening pages even though he is crazy lol! I love all of Pam's crazy hero's and yes they are all hero's . Can't wait for Coles story. If you haven't read this series you're missing out !! So good !! ...more
Jan 07, 2021 rated it it was amazing


Seriously can’t get enough of Pam Godwin books. This author is fantastic at writing the most twisted situations, steamiest scenes, and some of the best plot twists.

“It takes three seconds to make a life-or-death decision.”

Dominate begins with thirty one year old Rylee who is heartbroken, lost, and at the lowest point in her life. Seconds before a life changing decision she receives an email from a stranger. This stranger is seventeen year old Tomas, who is emailing what should be an unused acco
Books With
Jan 13, 2021 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
4.5 dominating stars 🔥

I’m blown away yet again by this author’s ability to make me love dark romance and other tropes I’m not a huge fan of.

For example: I don’t enjoy older woman/ young man trope.

This story made me consider it! I was loving the story from beginning to end and all the things the hero did to our heroine. 😈

The hero is set on making the heroine pay for doing him wrong and the heroine had only good intentions. The hero is broken but they both heal each other and that’s one thing I a
The Smutbrarians
Jan 18, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Feels 3
Storyline 5
Steam 5
Overall Rating 5
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Reviewed by Robin

Another amazing dark and gritty story in the Deliver series. And for me, some shocking revelations come to light. I loved the strong, independent but scarred woman that Rylee had developed into. She was ready to face the invasion of Tommy's privacy and knew that the ruthless vigilante wouldn't take it quietly. Tommy was the quiet, broken protector. He existed in a dark and lonely place within his family of vi
Robin Powers
Jan 16, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Another amazing dark and gritty story in the Deliver series. And for me, some shocking revelations come to light. I loved the strong, independent but scarred woman that Rylee had developed into. She was ready to face the invasion of Tommy's privacy and knew that the ruthless vigilante wouldn't take it quietly. Tommy was the quiet, broken protector. He existed in a dark and lonely place within his family of victims turned dangerous heroes. Some things that Tommy did made me cringe yet I still hel ...more
Jan 16, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: loved-it, 6-stars
Tommy's story, and it was absolutely perfect. Tommy has been writing emails to his love that died suddenly for 10 years, assuming they were not being read by anyone. But while taking down the La Rocha cartel someone replied to his last email. Now he is on the hunt for the person who read his private thoughts.
Rylee is a woman who has her own demons and issues but she has read every personal email that Tommy wrote and has reached out to him.
This story encompasses all the facets of a well written a
Jan 17, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Fans of the Deliver series have been waiting for Tommy’s story and Pam does not disappoint! Tommy is so viral, so masculine, so dominant….

He was violence and sex and salvation.

The Freedom Fighters are at it again. But this time they are fighting for one of their own. Tomas Dine has been emailing his dead girlfriend for 10 years. A sort of therapy for him to expunge all of the evil he has seen. All of the acts that he has committed and that has been committed to him. Little did he know that
Erin Remen
Jan 17, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Rylee has lived life at a distance since the night she almost jumped off that bridge. She let's no one in and in return she stays safe. Her only real joy in life is the messages she receives from Thomas, who thinks he is writing to his dead girlfriend email. She has lived every major moment of his life right alongside him, been his support, his greatest fan and confidant. So when his last email comes it terrifies her, pushes her to reach out and demand he meet her, where it all began for him. Sh ...more
Lita Thomas
Jan 17, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Dominate (Deliver # 8) by Pam Godwin. It is time for Tomas's story. At the end of book 7 we discover that since the age of 17 he has been sending emails to his dead girlfriend. The emails have been his way of purging himself of all the hurtful and harmful things that has been done to him and he has done to others. Tomas considered it harmless since no one was reading his inner most thoughts.  Imagine his surprise after 10 years he gets a response. Rylee at her lowest point in her life and is rea ...more
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New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestselling author, Pam Godwin, lives in the Midwest with her husband, their two children, and a foulmouthed parrot. When she ran away, she traveled fourteen countries across five continents, attended three universities, and married the vocalist of her favorite rock band.

Java, tobacco, and dark romance novels are her favorite indulgences, and migh

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