However, it felt like in this paragraph and what lead to it she was blaming her mum for dying. Firecat I would say it varies as with any book. Are these books worth reading? What the hell authors, stop that! It’s a fast-paced, action packed otherworldly page turner with a kick butt female protagonist and a heartbreaking love triangle. How can one have opal colored hair?

Her mother died giving birth to Violet, so birthdays are bitter-sweet for this young woman who, understandably, is conflicted over her origins. Me whenever Lincoln’s name is mentioned: She does the stupidest things in this book, and she is so selfish it drives me mad. Fresh and enticing, Embrace is a delightful angel novel that, even though I didn’t absolutely love it, I’d still recommend to fans of paranormal books who enjoy a fast paced, intriguing story, with an abundance of romance, betrayal and secrets. It was so easy to get sucked into the twisting plot with the awesome angel lore — it was enthralling and original to say the least! If anyone knows what the smell of “baked sunscream” actually smells like let me know. Vi’s other love interest was Phoenix.

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There are a few details I disbelieved in the story, though. He was wearing a navy shirt that highlighted his hair, and every time he walked under the downlights it shimmered. Anyway, Adam was enraged with Lilith when, after a while, she refused to lie beneath him.

There were also a few things I questioned. I really believed her emotions and what she felt for both Lincoln and Phoenix. Oct 11, Melanie rated it it was ok Shelves: And hey, at least he’s less annoying than Violet.


Of course, when she serkes first told she denied it. We got the chance to talk one-on-one with the author, Jessica Shirvington she has an oh-so-adorable Australian accent during her book tour for Enticethe sequel to Embrace.

Violet chooses Phoenix, and I can’t for the life of me figure out why. She falls in love and sleeps with the asswhole, who you can totally tell is just using her to turn her back on shjrvington her destiny with Lincoin.

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He’s nice, cute, and totally swoon-worthy. And when she mentioned the CW Network deal, everyone clapped. Almost in every paranormal romance there is this stupid kind of protagonists, like Viola, that have extraordinary powers but not because they deserve it or came up with it with hard work and dedication, but because one or both of their parents where powerful creatures, or because something happened by accident and they all of a sudden got bad-ass powers.

Authors, please stop that. What was the biggest change that happened to Embrace between your first draft and the final book fans have read? I know this is very late in coming from when you posted the question, but I hope it helps others now and in the future all the same.

How is it possible for a girl like Violet to get ONE guy to like her?! He needs to be a jessuca bit more edgy than the other love interest. And I was like: Dec 19, Colleen Houck added it Shelves: To ask other readers questions about Embraceplease sign up.


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Because of this, everything is complicated in this book – there are no clear distinctions on what is the right thing to do, and that makes it all the more intriguing. It didn’t focus on the angels It focused on Violet’s love life Here’s the thing Different ones connect with different people, and I was definitely absorbed in this one. Seriously, I wanted to scream this from the rooftops when he didn’t appear.

Honestly, the love triangle was agonizing to go through. Beautifully written, especially the simmering sensuality and sex scenes, this book forms a terrific introduction to what promises to be a great series.

This is all the explanation emnrace receive, and like Violet, we are meant to eat it up without question. And also, to kind of get everything done and tied away. Shirvington is a very good author and I’m glad that I picked this one up.

The main character really was a bore. Angels, being entrusted with this responsibility, used their powers to create one of their own — a rare angel, for it was a woman. Violet’s journey comes to a harsh fork in the road when she discovers she only has two choices, embrace her destiny or turn her back on it.