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Get the audiobook edition of Regina Watts's ultra-steamy first harem novel - and hear the story read to you by Sierra Kline!
Rorke Burningsoul, Paladin of Weltyr, has been betrayed.
With the object of his most recent quest stolen out from under him, Rorke has been left for dead in the treacherous Nightlands: a place hateful to all surface-dwellers, full of things the human - even the elfin - eye has never seen. Gray-faced berich dwarves, frightful half-spider misshapens - and, of course, the sensual and dark-complexioned durrow elves, a race of power-hungry women who live in service to the goddess Roserpine.
Praise Weltyr, Rorke is rescued by two such splendid durrow - and told that, in exchange for his life, he must now submit to slavery as, among other things, breeding stud to the female race. He willingly agrees, hopeful that his obedience will help him find a way out of the Nightlands and back to the business of retrieving the lost artifact: But when the Materna of the durrow city decides during his appraisal that she needs a new guard, he is soon surprised to find himself taken, heart and soul, by the exquisite durrow high priestess known as Valeria.
But Valeria's need of a personal guard is not just some ruse to keep her new slave in her bedroom without controversy - would that it were. The high priestess' life is at stake, and as her assassins' attacks grow more frequent all the time, she needs the assistance of a man capable of keeping himself alive along with her.
Who better than a paladin she's seen in dreams for decades?
Mature listeners only! This fantasy harem adventure in the style of Dungeons & Dragons contains explicit encounters between the lucky hero and many gorgeous women he encounters on his quest. Use discretion when purchasing.
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- Amazon Customer
Not for me.
Femdom, BDSM and a super simpy and cuckold MC.
Not really what I look for and there is no story for a long stretch of the book with the quest for revenge/vengeance and his freedom being put off.
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- James Mitchell Stephens
Some of the best and most interesting relationship development that I’ve seen. Truly and excellent book and I look forward to more. Sierra kline rocks.
- N Pierce
Such a unique story!
It's easy to get distracted by the compelling adult scenes and not notice the complex subversion of the MC's and supporting characters moral values. Two scions of opposing religions vieing to corrupt each other through sex and power games is a surprisingly compelling plot that I don't believe I've ever seen before.
If you can't accept a MC that is willing to be dominated for any reason, this book isn't for you.
If you're still reading, by all means buy this book!
It's a delightfully dark and extremely sexy take on 'drow' society and illustrates the defilement of a 'good' man in loving detail. Highly recommend for anyone who can deal with a less dominant MC! Even if that isn't you cup of tea, check it out... you might surprise yourself.
Instant guilty pleasure for me!
Narration is outstanding.
- Avid Fantasy Reader
Excellent Erotica Lackluster Story
This was overall an enjoyable audiobook. The characters were a bit simple but not overly so. The story plot was interesting but also a bit simple. The last hour or so of the story was rather a let down for me. However the eroticism was quite something.
My only real issue was that this assassination could have been foiled so easily in my opinion. The prime conspirators all have acid blood. It would be really easy to uncover assassins with acid blood. But this obvious clue to uncovering the identify of the shapeshifters is overlooked.
It was hard not to enjoy this audiobook even with it's flaws. Aside from the ending I liked it.