Title: Born of Ice
Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
Series: The League
Genre: Sci-Fi Romance
Release Date: December 1, 2009
I received this book for review from the publisher, St. Martin's Press
Summary: In the Ichidian Universe, the League and its ruthless assassins continue to keep rule. But at what cost? Welcome back to the future- and a whole new world.
He is an outlaw who offers no quarter...
Devyn Kell spent his life in service to the League until he learned of the double dealing and backstabbing that was costing innocent people their lives. Refusing to play those politics, he became a Runner- someone who makes sure planets get the weapons, medicine and supplies they need to survive. May the gods have mercy on any who get in his way, because he definitely won't.
She is on the run from a past that could end her life...
Alix Garran is a woman on the run from a past she can't escape. Signing on to work for Devyn as a System's Engineer, she finds a cause she can fight for- and a man she can respect. But as Alix's past catches up to her, and Devyn's old enemies turn lethal, they have to fight together- or fall alone.
Thoughts: Born of Ice tells the story of Devyn Kell former League soldier and civilian Alix Garran. Devyn is always one step ahead of The League. While Alix, is sent to bring him in alive in order to save her family. With the past and their enemies catching up to them, they'll have to stick together if they want to survive.
This is the third installment in The League series. On first seeing and hearing Devyn, Alix is mesmerized by him. She is at a total loss for words at his yumminess. Devyn is likewise attracted, but also haunted because Alix reminds him of someone he use to know. Shockingly Devyn isn't the tortured hero compared to the hero's in books one and two. This time it is our heroine that has the horrendous past. And I have to say Alix really deserves to wreak some vengeance.
I loved this book, so far Devyn is my favorite League character. There is just something about him that pulls you in. He is dark and mysterious like the rest, but very sweet too. As always another action packed adventure from Ms. Kenyon. She has one of the best imaginations. I love spending time in her worlds. There is never a dull moment.
Score: 5 Stars
Author Website: http://sherrilynkenyon.com/
The League Series:
Born of Night
Born of Fire
Born of Ice
In Other Worlds (Anthology featuring a League story)- 2010
Thanks to St. Martin's Press I have an extra set of The League books (Born of Night, Born of Fire & Born of Ice), so I'm gonna give the set away to one lucky winner. To enter leave a comment along with your email address. Open to U.S. & Canada. The winner will be announced on December 25th. Good Luck!!!
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