Shaedes of Gray
In the shadows of the night, Darian has lived alone for almost a century. Made and abandoned by her former love, Darian is the last of her kind-an immortal Shaede who can slip into darkness as easily as breathing. With no one else to rely on, she has taught herself how to survive, using her... show more
In the shadows of the night, Darian has lived alone for almost a century. Made and abandoned by her former love, Darian is the last of her kind-an immortal Shaede who can slip into darkness as easily as breathing. With no one else to rely on, she has taught herself how to survive, using her unique skills to become a deadly assassin.When Darian's next mark turns out to be Xander Peck, King of the Shaede Nation, her whole worldview is thrown into question. Darian begins to wonder if she's taken on more than her conscience will allow. But a good assassin never leaves a job unfinished...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: December 6th 2011
Publisher: Signet Eclipse
Pages no: 316
Edition language: English
, Urban Fantasy
, Paranormal Romance
Series: Shaede Assassin (#1)
3.5 StarsWell, well. Thanks to my recent trip to Authors After Dark, I've a whole new batch of authors to check out. I had previously marked this title to be read and I'm finally getting around to it.What I liked: Shaedes of Gray is a unique entry into the Urban Fantasy genre. At least to me, i...
What I enjoyed most about this is that this does not blend with the countless other paranormal books out there that feature vampires, werewolves, demons or the like. It was a nice change from finding something only to realize that I have, indeed, read it before, only better by another author. But I ...
3.5/5This is very decent urban fantasy series with an exciting world-building and a set of unique supernatural critters. However I disliked that Darian, who is an assassin herself, displays a lot emotional immaturity. I got tired of her mood swings pretty quickly. Yet, I don't think I'd give up on t...
Wasn't highly recommended but it's Seattle!
Just for fun, let’s make a list of ten cliché used in this book, shall we?(There are many more than ten, but I had to limit myself somehow.)1. The tough female assassin who thinks of herself as unemotional and cold-blooded.She’s so badass, she just has to say it over and over throughout the whole bo...