Jennifer Armintrout (born July 11, ) is an American author best known for a series of urban Bibliography. Blood Ties series. The Turning (); Possession (); Ashes To Ashes (); All Souls’ Night (). The Turning (Blood Ties, book 1) by Jennifer Armintrout – book cover, description, publication history. 15 Oct The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Turning (Blood Ties Series #1) by Jennifer Armintrout at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.
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I love feeling sympathy for a villain but it did not work here. The angel on my right armintrojt would be screaming for me to run but the devil on my left would yurning drooling and whispering in my ear about all the wonderful erotic things that Cyrus would do to me if I just stayed right where I am. The book’s level of gory detail—the narrator is, after all, a newly minted emergency room doctor—may put off all but the most stalwart of readers, but if you’ve got the stomach for it, this fast, furious novel is a squirm-inducing treat.
Then the blood tie kicked in and was used for all sorts of ridiculous behavior and dialogue.
Vampires in Armintrout’s world just don’t grow fangs when they’re hungry or angry. Carrie was attracted to him even without the blood tie and when seeing visions of him raping a young girl it was hard for me to understand her attraction.
She actually admitted she wanted him despite the tie and at the end, cared for him and felt sorry for him. Jan 28, Buggy rated it really liked it Shelves: Uma das pequenas grandes armintrrout do ano na fantasia urbana publicada em Portugal. It’s like all the charm and smart drains out of her and she begins to act like a cat in heat.
Thankfully found and saved in time, she undergoes her long and life threatening recovery. The writing is smart, sassy and the overall plotline managed to surprise me several times along the way. But soon Carrie seeks out her perverse and twisted sire and discovers the blood tie that binds them. All in all I was rather disappointing seeing as I was recommended this book with a high praise In the meantime, you can read the entire review at Smorgasbook.
Carrie got on my thrning friggin’ nerve: She watches him drink from a dead body that he was more than willing to admit that he has killed, actually killed one of her colleagues and nearly killed her but the moment Cyrus walks in she is acts like her libido is on fire and knowing that he is a murdering rapist vampire does not stop her. Jun 09, Gypsie Holley rated it really liked it Shelves: Unfortunately, she meets something far worse than a dead body down in the morgue and her life is changed forever.
The truth needed to come out, but it also needed to happen any other way than the way arintrout did. Outra personagem que me agradou bastante foi a Dahlia. As skeptical as she is, meeting Nathan arminttrout his donor, Ziggy, force her to accept the truth: I do not recommend it. A jeennifer times NO. I read this turrning awhile back. Jennifer Armintrout construiu um mundo um pouco diferente do que estamos habituados. Want to Read saving….
Now to the utter cringe worthy part. Not quite what I was expecting but as it turned out a great ride. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Living people births American women novelists 21st-century American novelists American fantasy writers Women science fiction and fantasy writers 21st-century American women writers. Discover what to read next.
The Turning (Blood Ties, #1) by Jennifer Armintrout
But nooooo, the very first time she needs to feed she goes out and stalks someone and gets herself stabbed and nearly dies. I voli di fantasia erano scoraggiati nella mia famiglia.
Then we have Cyrus. Cyrus wasn’t evil, it’s not that simple, and Nathan has a dark past. Retrieved from ” https: I finally became Dr. Their rolls here might be minor but they add the little bits and pieces to the story that make it the must have page turner that it is. In most situations, Carrie had just enough snark and humor to make her believable and enjoyable to read about.
Carrie’s whinging, selfish splooge is like driving an icepick through my temple. Nathan’s life for her. Having Carrie tell both of the people her selfless act benefited was not only weak, but It completely undermined the selfless gesture. On top of this she finds herself attracted to the vampire who is committed to killing her if she doesn’t join the movement. He’s lonely, and all his other fledglings have been killed by the Movement.
He has daddy issues too and just wants somebody to love him.
Blood Ties Book One: The Turning
Aug 24, Megan rated it liked it Shelves: Heck I even actually really liked Ziggy as a character but my problem begins the moment Carrie meets Cyrus. There’s also the vampire, Cyrus, the anti-hero who is quite a disturbing character.
Nathan holds so much inside that I wanted to hug him. View all 12 comments. In the end, I kind of liked him, but it was then when Carrie went all Xena, the warrior princess, on atmintrout and the little fledgling, who didn’t even know how to bite, took down the hundreds old, poor, bad vamp all by herself. I understand what was attempted. As for a vampire motorcycle gang called The Fangs