Luck of the Dragon
Luciana de Luca has a PhD in sass and gemology--and a problem. Hertwin brother's gambling debts have gotten out of hand, and a mob enforcer isblackmailing her to rob the latest, greatest mega-casino on the Strip. AlthoughLucy has worked her whole life to get away from her family's grifter past,... show more
Luciana de Luca has a PhD in sass and gemology--and a problem. Hertwin brother's gambling debts have gotten out of hand, and a mob enforcer isblackmailing her to rob the latest, greatest mega-casino on the Strip. AlthoughLucy has worked her whole life to get away from her family's grifter past, tosave her brother, she dons three-inch heels and a sluts-r-us dress and strutsinto Alec's Gerald's casino, determined to put her long-forgotten thieving waysto the test again. Alec Gerald, a shape-shifting dragon, has built the Crown Jewelcasino to provide sanctuary for his people amongst the flash and awe of LasVegas. Unfortunately, the sexy little thief trying to rob his gem exhibit turnsout to be his mate, and he must woo her before he loses his dragon formforever. With enemies in every corner, and the all-important matingceremony looming, Alec and Lucy must learn to trust each other, before timeruns out for Alec and the rest of the dragons.
Publish date: June 24th 2013
Publisher: Entangled: Covet
Pages no: 250
Edition language: English
A book about dragons? A heroine with a PhD in gemology who also happens to have a thieving past? Sounds interesting!In reality? "Holy Mary, Joseph, and Peter!" (Lucy says this way too much). Eh. I was disappointed. I understand family loyalty. But. But, at some point there needs to be a line drawn. ...
You are mine.Only what you want.Only what you are ready for.Alec is a dragon. But he’s not just any dragon. He’s the king of dragons and he has to find his mate. Without a mate, he’ll lose his dragon form and his kingdom.Lucy is trying to save her brother. Her brother keeps getting into get quick sc...
Since I’m so obsessed with the Brazen line from Entangled, I decided to give Covet a try. I’m pleased to report I really enjoyed LUCK OF THE DRAGON. I don’t read dragon books often, so this was a nice change of pace.You can read the full review here:http://www.fantasybookaddict.com/2013/08/29/luck-o...
The start was truly good, but the 2nd half felt rushed. I don't understand how the MC went from distrust[like a normal person] to "I will love you forever, please don't kick me out." It happened in a few hours! Too unreal for me, even for PNR.
This book's premise is great and I loved the world of the dragon shifters that the author presents to the reader. I did have an issue with the actions of the heroine at the end and the quick resolution that occurred. I think that the hero forgave her a tad too quickly given just what she did. Other ...