Born of Betrayal (The League: Nemesis Rising)
Years ago, family loyalty caused Fain Hauk to give up everything he loved: His military career. His planet. His fiancée. Even his name. Now decades later, everything has changed. He's built a new life out of the ashes of his old, and he's vowed to never let anything threaten his loved ones... show more
Years ago, family loyalty caused Fain Hauk to give up everything he loved: His military career. His planet. His fiancée. Even his name. Now decades later, everything has changed. He's built a new life out of the ashes of his old, and he's vowed to never let anything threaten his loved ones again.But when old enemies align themselves with new ones, he's caught in the middle of a brutal war. And when fate throws his former fiancée back into his world and she has her own agenda that includes taking his head for what he did to her years ago, more than just his life is at stake. The fate of the Ichidian universe and that of his brothers-in-arms hangs in the balance. Winner take all.It's killed or be killed, and never has the battle been more fierce...Or more fun.
Publish date: 2015-11-03
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Pages no: 512
Edition language: English
The action keeps getting heavier and more intense as the war against the League continues on. Fain and Galene are two who have loved each other since they were kids and were promised to each other their whole lives, but the ruling family Anatole were up to their meddling in their lives and forced Fa...
Entertaining read, though the cast of characters and the political situation is getting more and more complicated. I almost needed a quick guide to who is who to start.
The biggest handicap this book has is the characterizations. At this point, it's pretty much a formula - create the H. Make him the target of everyone's animosity, mostly because he exists. Make the abuse/neglect start practically upon conception. Make him of a well-respected family(or royalty). Giv...
I've been reading this series for a while now, and this book was a bit of a let down for me.One thing I enjoyed was that it let us know that it was set several years after the beginning events of Born of Defiance. That being said, some of those events made no sense to me, especially in a political M...
This one is a little confusing since before the book before this we assume that Fain's former fiancee is a complete bitch. We find out in Talyn's book the truth about her. It's hard to not hate Fain for what he left behind - not just that she was pregnant but the way his son had to live because o...