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#author has continued To Just Get Stronger just get stronger stronger with her work Soul Solution didn t really sound like me #has continued to just get stronger and stronger with her work Soul Solution didn t really sound like me of tea with a broody main character but as always Katherine has crafted characters and a story that were incredibly moving Having the main character be the moody loaner type mesh with a free flowing loaner allowed a very natural balance in the way the characters interacted You seriously felt for what both of them were going through as time ticked by during the week long adventure across the Copenhagen line I don t want to spoil anything but if you are a fan of the author s revious works you if you are a fan of the author s New Perspectives On Criseyde previous works you owe it to yourself toick this one up Possible SpoilersI enjoyed this novel uite a bit Paranormal romance is not something I usually read but I was intrigued by the author s description of the characters Thi I ll be honest I m not familiar with the original fairytale this installment of the series is based on but the Sharon, Lois and Brams Skinnamarink premise sounded so interesting I had to give it a read And right off the batarts of it reminded me of Dead Like Me which made me glad I That Noble Dream picked it up The tension between the two main characters was so electrifying and well written I almost didn t want to find out if they got together or not as that would ruin half the funAlong those lines and I ll keep this review spoiler free there were a number of ways the main conflict could have resolved while I enjoyed trying to guess how each character would wind up by the end of the book what actually happened took me by surprise Which seems to be a rarity these days I definitely recommend this compelling novella Soul Solution isart of the Beyond Fairytale series of Katherine McIntyre a series of short reads that show you a modern and refreshing version of the stories we all heard as toddlers In this story we get to meet Erik Anderson a man that long ago bargain his own soul and now rides the Copenhagen line in search of souls to collect Yes he is a grim reaper and that train route is his curse As years The Shadows I Followed passed by he learned to stay distant to stay sane since one touch takes away little bits of a human s soul However no matter how engraved he had his mantra in his brain his heart couldn t care less when he met the auburn haired beauty Mina She is everything he ever wanted but never thought he could have easy going cheerful refreshing He knows he has to collect souls toay his debt but what could a couple of days with Mina could do After all his time in servitude he deserves a few days He Japanese Etiquette promised himself that would be the case butwould he be able to let go when the time comesI really loved this modern fairy tale romance story We are used to have a damsel in distress in those stories but in this case Erik is the one bearing the curse Hisersonality is so solemn His eyes are full of guilt and we get to see that even when he looks at Mina Even though she made him feel so full of life she also reminded him that she deserves better than a cursed soul that could and would kill her I felt bad for him when I saw how much he yearned for for a life with her and really wished that time could stop so they didn t have to The Cowboy and His Baby part I was also captivated by Mina She was so very full of life and a little too na ve He warned a lot of times but for some reason she sensed there was to him I truly don t know if I respect and admire her or feel sorry that she lacks a selfreservation sense Nevertheless I loved how she complemented Erik so much Another fact that I wanted to discuss is how much I wanted to slap the Gatekeeper Erik s boss He was such a mean insensitive cruel Ice King You will see what I mean later and would want to do the same but he did serve a Secure Location purpose at the end I suppose I must confess the ending was no big surprise for me I was kind of expecting it androbably a lot of readers will too Nevertheless the The Everyday Witch (Beatrice Bailey, plot was great and no one complains when you get a happy ending right However bear in mind that it always comes with arice and this is no exception I truly recommend this short novel to any modern fairy tale lovers that yearn for than what the legends convey 4 fangsReviewer for Paranormal Romance and Authors That Rock A lifetime in a week 45 starsI loved reading this little gem of a book Soul Solution is a story about a reaper and his chance encounter with a woman that irrevocably changes their livesMina refers to stay at home and read with her cat as company Though she re. For Erik Anderson the Copenhagen line is his curse He takes the train every night en route to collect souls Like any lovelorn fool he bargained his own long ago and now Reign of Ash (The Chosen pays therice a lifetime of loneliness as a grim reaper Stay distant that’s been his mantr. Surface people that would die soon On thisarticular night he is done with his deadly deed and Orange 5 (オレンジ, plans to head out but ends up bumping into MinaErik freezes in hisath no one can touch him and even a little whisper of his touch can take years of The No-Spend Challenge Guide: How to Stop Spending Money Impulsively, Pay off Debt Fast, Make Your Finances Fit Your Dreams person s life He is that lethal He is DEATH Mina is instantly relieved to have bumped into Erik causing her to spill her drink it gives her theerfect opportunity to ditch her blind date She convinces Erik to leave the club with her and their journey together begins Erik fights his inner demon and tries in vain to stay away from Mina but alas the attraction and connection is too much for him to ignore So they come to an understanding that at the end of the week they would The Scot part waysMina tries to argue with him she doesn t understand why they cannot be together and Erik s cryptic warnings and doom and gloom isn t enough to sway her As these two lost souls spend each night together fate wraps their bond tighter bringing them closer into their own bubble They both struggle against each other s decision Erik for staying with her and making it that much harder for him to leave her in the end and Mina for not being able toersuade him to stayThe last night was the hardest for me to read it was beautiful and Spring Snow poignant to feel the emotions bursting out from theages of this story As the night draws to an end and Erik and Mina decides on their fate things complete explode in their faces When fate decides to butt heads nothing or no one can stop it from exacting its revenge Will Erik be able to ignore Mina s charm and keep her alive and safe from his touch Or will Mina finally taste the forbidden fruit and end up giving her life for her love Warning ossible spoilersWhen Mina finally taste the forbidden fruit and end up giving her life for her love Warning ossible spoilersWhen finally has enough with her arrogant blind date she ditches him and ends up meeting Erik a soul collectorgrim reaper trying to earn his thousand souls to get out of a bad deal Throughout the week as Mina and Erik hang out often they naturally grow closer and it becomes increasingly difficult to say good bye Mina keeps searching for answers only Erik can t give them or tell her the truth for fear of scaring or hurting her literallyHowever on the last day of the week at the last stop on the train Mina sneaks something of Eric s into her Second Chance Pass (Virgin River, pocket and risks her own life As Erik saves her another bad deal is made A cute short story about doing your own thing and how souls touch each other even if you think they don t I d call this a happy ending all things considered I d actually LIKE that job and I d like to see a seuel to how Mina deals with her new life Soul Solution is a darkaranormal romance which Fates Monolith (MacLomain, provides suspense as the reader longs to find out what will become of Erik and Mina Will Erik be taken in by her so much that he just can t help himself Will he touch her and lose her forever Or will he manage to keep his distance in order to keep her safeAfter bargaining his soul long ago Erik is now a soul collector himself Riding the train on the Copenhagen line each night taking souls and living a life of loneliness is all he knows He doesn t enjoy it It hurts But it s his curse All he can do is target theeople whose whole body glows to him indicating that their time will soon be up anyway He can t get emotionally close to eople for fear of touching them and taking their soul too However he becomes unstuck when Mina walks into his lifeMina is desperate to escape a blind date that she really didn t want to go on After spilling her drink on Erik she uickly decides he can help her without realising it Checking that he is okay Mina leaves the club with Erik Taken aback by her beauty and attention Mina has brought him into a situation he is not comfortable withHe is A and what keeps him sane Until Mina Castner drops into his life like a whirlwind one spilled drink leading to staying up until dawn with the woman He believed one night couldn’t hurt but he sorely underestimated her determination Every encounter between them. Ce cold to everyone keeping his head down most of time and trying to disguise his beauty keeping attention head down most of the time and trying to disguise beauty keeping attention from him Reapers weren t supposed to attract attention They were supposed to be forgettable shadows in the night If he was ice they wouldn t bother him And if he was ice maybe it would hurt a fraction less when he had to take their lives But after spending time with him Mina sees much further than anyone has before She senses that he is a troubled soul she sees his beauty and his kindness Mina s ability to get through to him mentally and emotionally
#as well as her beauty leave him tempted for Yet one #well as her beauty leave him tempted for Yet one could take years off her life It s an impossible situation he can t be with her yet he finds it difficult to move away After meeting a veritable army s worth of women he d thought he d encountered every last one Yet she d been hiding all along this odd woman who made him forget his guilt if just for a moment There is a beautiful atmosphere created by the author albeit dark Erik certainly has many regrets and carries the guilt around with him Mina is the only one who has had such an effect on him helping him take his mind off collecting souls which is all he has had to think about for so long Will he give in to the strong temptation to kiss her to touch her Or can he hold back and walk away The longer he watched her smile listened to her lilting laugh the he knew she was in trouble If you re looking for a dark aranormal suspenseful fairytale like romance then you will certainly find it in Soul Solution With an unpredictable surprising ending I LOVED this novelette and cannot wait for from Katherine McIntyreAn ARC copy was A Family Scandal provided by the author in return for a fair and honest review Not going to liegive me a sexy reaper any day and I will read it So that definitely impacted my enjoyment of the story I enjoyed some of the new elements Ms McIntryre brought to old ideas As a writer of Reaper romance myself it is fun to see how other s execute it The story while strong in world building lacked a tiny bit in character development in my opinion I loved themlet s be clearbut something was off about Mina s character arc I felt maybe her growth could have been a little seamless I still enjoyed the stor I recently reuested to review this book from The Romance Reviews and had been given the opportunity to do so The following is my honest opinion of what I read and what I ve written has just been approved to beosted on their siteIf the title I ve given to my review sounds familiar it s because it s the title of a song from the 1950 s by Nat King Cole If you read the lyrics of his version of the song you ll get some idea of how Erik Anderson feels towards Mina CastnerEach time I look at you is like the first timeEach time you re near me the thrill is newAnd there is nothing that I wouldn t do forThe rare delight of the sight of you forThe I see you the I want youSomehow this feeling just grows and growsWith every sigh I become mad about youMore lost without you and so it goesBut unfortunately this is a forbidden kind a love relationship for you see he s the grim reaper and she s only human Erik knows his mere touch will cost Mina her life But her simply being in his sight has cost his years of being alone to ignite his long suppress feelings towards the opposite sex and he s brought to her like a moth around the flame of a candle which can become deadly if it continues for too longMina sees Ruthless Game (GhostWalkers, past the cold fa ade Erikresents to everyone to the beauty and gentleness he actually ossesses There s a serious affection which exists between these two even without the holding of hands or the slightest gentle kiss an affection which grows the they re in each other s company I loved how Ms Intyre ended her novella in an extremely sensual manner coupled with an unsuspected happy ending which is why I m giving her endeavor here 5 STARS This love story between Mina and Erik was worth reading The story is a uick and easy read with a new twist on the classic love story The soul reapers is a engrossing lot to go with Makes you think what would happen if this were real I think Psychic Protection parts of the story were rushed and the completeersonality changebehaviors was a bit odd in Mina and the ending was a bit กระต่ายในเงาจันทร์ predictable Characters were enchanting and I would like to see to this story I would like to read of this author in the future I was lucky enough to win this book in a goodreads giveaway thank you. Is reprieve from the guilt of reaping souls every night but it can’t last Even if she sparks long buried feelings and even if her sheerresence intoxicates him he can’t let this continue For humans his touch is Employment Law Cases and Materials poison and if he slips up it could cost her li.
[E–pub] Soul Solution AUTHOR Katherine McIntyre
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