Shattered Secrets (In The Shadow Of The Wolf)
Rob is a cop and has just passed his thirtieth birthday, being promoted to a special police task force specializing in wolf / human cases. He sees it all. The seedy underbelly of city life, the fights, the murders, and the parts of human / wolf interaction that people would rather ignore. He... show more
Rob is a cop and has just passed his thirtieth birthday, being promoted to a special police task force specializing in wolf / human cases. He sees it all. The seedy underbelly of city life, the fights, the murders, and the parts of human / wolf interaction that people would rather ignore. He meets a young man, Jamie, at a club and embarks on the hottest one night stand of his life. Little does he know that his lover is a shifter. He has no worries with wolves, but interspecies relationships are not on his to-do list.When a case involving kidnappings of young werewolves lands on Rob's desk the ugly face of the werewolf sex trade is something he has to deal with. With Jamie seemingly at the centre of it all can Rob push past his prejudices and keep his lover alive?
Publish date: June 21st 2013
Publisher: Love Lane Books
Pages no: 102
Edition language: English
Series: In the Shadow of the Wolf (#1)
I expected the writing to be worse than it was, so yay to the writing!
I don't know whether I unknowingly saved a life or something, but I've been having a fabulous reading streak lately (especially with shifter books).Taking such an overused concept such as shapeshifters on board and actually being able to add something substantial to it is a pretty amazing feat, and ...
I really enjoyed this different take on shifters. They can come into their change (first time of shifting) at pretty much any time up until they hit 20 or so, and when it occurs plays a big role in how their wolves are. They are extremely vulnerable in the first year of this shifting, which is a s...
Okay, the main reason this book has such a high rating is because Jaime is such a woobie and I have an extreme soft spot for well-written woobies. There are some weird character flaws with Rob going on, but he was mostly a plot device for me (anything for the sake of Jaime's happiness!) so w/e.Oh, t...
3 stars because of Jamie and for the fresh and intriguing twist on 'breaking' in shifter lore.I never really got a sense of Rob as a character. His initial reaction to Jamie upon discovering he was a wolf was extremely harsh and prejudicial-but then in the very next chapter we get this long info dum...