Rumplestiltskin is not his name and this hunk’s no gnarled old goblin.Fairytale Fantasies, Book 2In his quest to land her a rich husband, Gwyneth’s father has gone one step too far and bragged to the king’s steward. Now she faces an impossible task: spin a room full of straw into gold by morning,... show more
Rumplestiltskin is not his name and this hunk’s no gnarled old goblin.Fairytale Fantasies, Book 2In his quest to land her a rich husband, Gwyneth’s father has gone one step too far and bragged to the king’s steward. Now she faces an impossible task: spin a room full of straw into gold by morning, or their lives are forfeit. She despairs, until a black-garbed figure offers to solve her problem for a price. One kiss.He returns the second night, and the third. With each sensual encounter, the stakes escalate along with her attraction to her mysterious visitor. Then he claims the ultimate price—her child—and she realizes too late she’s made a deal with the king of the Underworld.From the moment he kisses her, Ragnorak knows Gwyneth’s child will be a worthy heir for his kingdom. But with each touch, he wants more. He wants her to be queen of his strangely beautiful world—and for her to want to stay. But that will mean giving her the ultimate weapon—the power of his name.Gwyneth has only three chances to drive her demon lover over the edge of bliss. But when the stakes suddenly shift, it’s Ragnorak who stands to lose everything…Warning: This book turns a well-known fairytale upside down, and involves hot sex with a villainous demon—or is he…?
Publish date: April 13th 2010
Publisher: Samhain Publishing
Edition language: English
Series: Fairytale Fantasies (#2)
I'm actually rounding this review up from 2.5 stars. It blended not one but two fairy tales AND a Greek myth together to form the story, and to my way of thinking, that was a bit too much blending. It is short, and erotic, yet the plot itself dragged too much to be really enjoyable. I had a simil...
Retelling of the Rumpelstiltskin story with him being a king from the underworld attracted and somehow summoned by Gwyneth when her father makes false boasts. There's really no explanation of how he heard Gwyneth, but I'm getting too technical I guess. They meet 3 times and it seems he's falling i...
This was an adult take on the old fairy Tale Rumpelstiltskin. Again (like the author's other book I read) I like the story more then I did the "erotica" part of it.