Skies of Fire
Captain Christopher Redmond has just one weakness: the alluring spy who loved and left him years before . . . when he was still just a man. Now he's superhuman—a Man O' War, made as part of the British Navy's weapons program—and his responsibility is to protect the skies of Europe. If only he... show more
Captain Christopher Redmond has just one weakness: the alluring spy who loved and left him years before . . . when he was still just a man. Now he's superhuman—a Man O' War, made as part of the British Navy's weapons program—and his responsibility is to protect the skies of Europe. If only he could forget Louisa Shaw.Louisa, a British Naval Intelligence agent, has never left a job undone. But when her assignment is compromised, the one man who can help her complete her mission is also the only man ever to tempt her body and heart. As burning skies loom and passion ignites, Louisa and Christopher must slip behind enemy lines if they are to deliver a devastating strike against their foe . . . and still get out alive.
Publish date: April 3rd 2012
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
, Historical Romance
, Science Fiction R...
, Steampunk Romance
Series: The Ether Chronicles (#1)
I love steampunk, the series sounded interesting and with little time at hand I thought these roughly 200page novellas would be the way to go The world building was classic steampunk - I in fact really reminded me of Meljean Brooks Iron Seas Series - which I loveI like the idea of Man O' Wars as wel...
Got two thirds of the way through this before giving in to my complete and utter boredom with the characters, the world, and the story.I honestly don't know what it is about Zoe Archer, but I just cannot get into her books. If I try to pick them apart, it seems like there's nothing wrong: action, ch...
Rounding up to 4 stars because I easily got into the story & had fun reading it.Christopher is the captain of an airship. He is also a Man O' War - fused with a metallic substance that gives him extra strength and energy (he's pretty much the battery for his ship, and he needs the ship in order to s...
2 starsMajor eye roll to the whole thing :XEstava bastante entusiasmada com esta primeira incursão da Avon no mundo steampunk e estava preparada para gostar da autora (inclusivamente comprei logo dois livros dela, de séries diferentes).A ideia dos Man o'War tem o seu quê de interessante, infelizment...
As usual, I loved Archer's writing and strong characters. The steampunk is done well and intelligently. The heroine is strong and capable - one of my favorite consistencies in Archer's writing and the reason why she is an auto-buy author for me. Can't wait to read the rest of the series!
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