Monster in My Closet (A Monster Haven Story, #1)
I stopped believing in monsters long ago. But I knew I wasn't imagining things when I found one in my kitchen baking muffins. I'd seen him before: lurking in my closet, scaring the crap out of my five-year-old self. Turns out that was a misunderstanding, and now Maurice needs a place to stay. How... show more
I stopped believing in monsters long ago. But I knew I wasn't imagining things when I found one in my kitchen baking muffins. I'd seen him before: lurking in my closet, scaring the crap out of my five-year-old self. Turns out that was a misunderstanding, and now Maurice needs a place to stay. How could I say no?After all, I've always been a magnet for the emotionally needy, and not just in my work as a wedding planner. Being able to sense the feelings of others can be a major pain. Don't get me wrong, I like helping people—and non-people. But this ability has turned me into a gourmet feast for an incubus, a demon that feeds off emotional energy. Now, brides are dropping dead all over town, and my home has become a safe house for the supernatural. I must learn to focus my powers and defeat the demon before he snacks on another innocent woman and comes looking for the main course...77,000 words
Publish date: July 30th 2012
Publisher: Carina Press
Pages no: 209
Edition language: English
Series: Monster Haven (#1)
This is the first book in the Monster Haven series. So far I am addicted. I love reading about the unknown in this story. I loved how in the very first few pages you really get a feel for how this book is going to go. When Zoey hears a noise and grabs a toilet brush to concur her intruder. This book...
Zoey has a couple TSTL moments, but the whole story is so light-hearted and campy that it's totally forgivable when she doesn't actually die.
This book was really a nice surprise to me. It was recommended on a forum where we talked about Urban Fantasy books. I wasn't really sure what to expect, but it was just delightful and dark all at the same time. Zoey, the main character is just so lovable. We experience things from her POV, which c...
Reviewed for Evie at www.Evie-Knight.comReview copy courtesy of the publisher via RT Con 2013First off, let me say that urban fantasy is absolutely not my thing. If the book I'm reading doesn't scare the shit out of me or have some kind of raunchy sex scene, it probably won't hold my interest for to...