(PDF) [Roaring Up the Wrong Tree Grayslake #3] Ð Celia Kyle
Definitely the darkest Dervishes and Islam in Bosnia: Sufi Dimensions to the Formation of Bosnian Muslim Society part of the series so far but fills in uite a few details fromrevious subplots The last Abrams I expected to be so dark and damaged inside was Keen Van did not surprise me in the least Shows the darker historically traditional aspects of clan life in this world but also gives a glimpse of how the world is being slowly changed and Sugar in the Social Life of Medieval Islam pulled away from some of the damaging traditions 45 StarsI loved this book I love that Keen was such a hidden treasure This was by far my favorite book so far I loved that He had a darkast and that even though he was strong enough to be an Itan he chose to let others lead as it suited him better even though he was stronger I loved that he was immediately absorbed in Trista and that he A New Kind of Public: Community, Solidarity, and Political Economy in New Deal Cinema, 1935-1948 protected her I love Parker he s always growing and growling I love that he is willing to apologize and he is extremely cute and loveableIf I was Lauren Irobably would cut Van Just saying he needs a good swatI absolutely loved Trista and her inner strength I wasn t sure how Ms Kyle was going to be able to ull off the Hyena bit but I loved her She was dealt a raw hand in life and there was much that was taken from her in a lot twistI cant wait to keep reading this series easily Hexe predictable shifter read but it was decent I was in the mood for a good shifter romance and this had that I didn t love it but it was ok I really like Keens character Unfortunately mia was in this book too much for myreference I just tire of her constantly ranting about language Overall the Eumenes of Cardia: A Greek Among Macedonians plot and characters wereredictable but I ll The Battle of Borodino: Napoleon Against Kutuzov probably still give other books in this series a try Ugh I am not liking these books The shifter sexism racismspecies ism is just too much for me Not enough escapism too much stress and unhappiness I just re read the blurbs and find them misleading they infer a lighter funnier book with lusty mating And the actual story barely has the fated mate couple have any sexy times at all The story has a good resolution with recognition of theain emotional and Religion in the Ancient Greek City physical that both hero and heroine have suffered Amends are made but it wasn t enough for me to read from this series Bought asart of audible escape The Polemical Works of Al Al- Abar package I love Celia Kyle s writing Each new book just seems to be better than the lastI really loved the first book No Ifs Ands or Bears About It which set up the marvelous bear clan of Grayslake and was then continued with All Roar and No Bite which saw the hyenaurge which then has conseuences in this bookI d felt sorry for Keen in the A Companion to Vittoria Colonna previous 2 books and I m happy that he got his HEA here This book was full of emotion and backstabbing vengeance and a bear who knew he wanted his woman even when she wasn t sure The third book features Keen the neglected baby brother and Trista the tormented half hyena sister to the hyena Alpha The Good The Bad and Everything In Between Solid character writing I started this book because I was in between ARC reads and frankly I wanted to clear off my kindle I was kind of meh about the earlier two books and I didn t have alot of hopes for this one I wasleasantly surprised it was unexpectedly touching the story ulled me in and while there are always familiar elements in shifter romances this one was well done A tortured rotective hero I never realized how crappy Keen s family was to him which frankly made me like the heroes from the earlier books less I will say that it made the entire family situation feel a little real than what s typically La Partera: Story of a Midwife portrayed in these books usually the family may exchange some banter but there s never this deep resentment and anger because ofast actions and I enjoyed that realistic touch It made Keen come alive in my mind and differentiated him from the other Abrams Other than this Keen s rotectiveness of Trista and women in his family in general was lovely A long suffering heroine Trista suffers for being a minority shifter half hyena and tortured by her half brother for as long as she can remember Trista and her human mother spent most of her life never staying in one lace for too long because of shifter laws No insta love really Part and arcel of shifter romances are the instant connection usually by the hero to the heroine that rompts them to ursue a relationship Keen is attracted TO TRISTA RIGHT AWAY AND HE DOES HIS FAIR Trista right away and he does his fair of mine speak but the actual love and relationship builds gradually It s when they start to share their ain and Keen stands up against everyone to This Deleuzian Century: Art, Activism, Life protect Trista that you see their relationship start to blossom I really liked the fact that this book is about two incredibly likeable leads who find solace in each other As they were treated unfairly you can t help but root for them to stand together and tell everyone else to eff off Deus ex machina in full effect The story waslugging to stand together and tell everyone else to eff off Deus ex machina in full effect The story was Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, Volume 27 plugging building towards an tense and emotional climaxand then alot twist comes along that retty much wraps up all the roblems up in a neat little bow A bit too neatly But I was so invested in rooting for Keen and Trista that I let it work on me and I only side eyed it a little Standalone HEA Yes it s Networking for Career Success: 24 Lessons for Getting to Know the Right People part of this continuing series and yes you d benefit from reading the earlier books but I don t think it s necessaryThe Bottom LineI think it s my fave of the series an unexpected treat Ugh This is going to turn into one big spoiler filled rant PHonestly I enjoyed the first two books in this series Sure there were a few moments where thelot didn t mesh well or whatever It happens I got over it fairly uickly But I noticed a bad trend happening in the last book that has since carried over to this one In a fantasy book especially in those that build an entirely different world for their readers there s a certain amount of rules that are constructed for the characters to exist in They may arallel the rules of our world and society or they may differ greatly It s up to the author to clearly define these rules and help the reader to understand them There are several rominent fantasy authors who have created amazingly in depth worlds with complex rules which they convey with ease to their readers This storyline is meshed with our own world so the rules that govern these characters should be focused on the rules between the shifters and not so much about everything else Which should make it less complicated for readers to understand The trouble I had with this story was that the rules were convoluted and I often got the impression that the characters themselves didn t understand the rules or necessarily always follow them It drives me nuts when an author screws around with their own rules or worse somehow conveys that they themselves don t Librarian Note Alternate cover edition ASIN B00MM7XGYWhat should Trista you do when faced with a hunky werebear who can’t decide if he wants to kill her or screw herHalf hyena Trista has spent years rotating between Grayslake Redby and Boyne Falls When the Grayslake Itan the local clan’s werebear leader orders a urge of all hyenas she finds herself fighting to hold onto the hand to mouth life she’s created Her carefully buil. ,
Ave a firm grasp on the rules but are simply throwing things around willy nilly in order to further their Frںuhzeit Des Ostslaventums plotview spoiler I llreface this by saying what I m going to snarl over may spoil storylines in Forbidden Knowledge previous books as well I really struggled with this book because I loved both the characters and felt that the story could have been so much Instead I ran into a sad decimation of a character I thought could be interesting the wolf Alpha and a lovely look at some convoluted rules that only seemed to bind the main characters but never anyone else My gripes begin around the time that Trista is attacked by Van Ty and the wolf Alpha According to the rules Trista is allowed to stay 12 hours as a guest Which means she s supposed to be safe for 12 hrs Instead she s attacked by the Enforcer and the Alpha Ty knew that she was under his brother srotection but he ignored it in favor of attacking an unarmed woman I think this grr went beyond the rule breaking because it honestly says a lot about both men that they were willing to attack and hurt a woman who was unable to defend herself or cause them harm Sure she s a hyena and arguably one of the Whose Life Is It Anyway?: Living through your 20s on your own terms pack members who were forced to evacuate Given their nature and the bad blood between the clans I understand the need to distrust the hyenas In therevious story we learn that Van has a heart for those hyenas that are unable to evacuate such as the mother with a complicated birth or the older man who d just completed open heart surgery If he can see beyond the animal these The Rumsfeld Way: The Leadership Wisdom of a Battle-Hardened Maverick people shift into to their need for time to evacuate why can t he see that Trista isn t exactly a threat to him He and Ty s insistence that Trista isn t Keen s mate furthered by the decision to remove her from him so that he can just get on with his life is ludicrous and borders on the unforgivable Beyond how these actions reflect on the men s characters they ve broken a rule yet nounishment is forthcoming Instead Trista and Keen attempt to flee before her time is up and unfortunately don t succeed Of course rather than arguing that because she was attacked while under rotection she was detained and would have otherwise left or that very fact that she wasn t rotected and should be awarded some sort of restitution she basically has to give in and allow the wolf Alpha of Redby to force her into a challenge with his Beta Why From what I can gather because she s the half sister of the Alphawhich means because the Alpha is dead that she s in charge Maybe Of what exactly I don t know considering the whole clan has been sent off to who knows where Why the Beta has to fight Trista I have no freakin clue it s not like she has any Option Writing Strategies for Extraordinary Returns power over the old hyena land Eventually it s revealed that the Alpha has aersonal reason for seeing Tirsta deadbut it s still not clear why the Beta is the one fighting Trista beyond a I don t kill women No you just order their brutal deathsand apparently that makes all the difference But what really gets me is why the hell he has the authority to tromp on over to bear territory and demand anything Sure he and Ty have an agreement but that agreement is over the ex hyena territory not Grayslake Why is he there Why does he get to instigate a law against her Now this 29 and Counting: A Chick's Guide to Turning 30 a Chick's Guide to Turning 30 part forces a mating between the two characters which is fine Whatever It s a tried and true storylot it works and it s not super complicated But it s forced I wish this sort of crap had ended there Next we learn about Keen s deep dark secret When he was 14 and unable to control his bear due to neglect from his family etc he flew into a rage when he found a girl he was crushing on was screwing another bear He doesn t kill them but he retty much tears them apart He
s sent off to get retrained which turnssent off to get retrained which turns to be a torture session for 2 years I m not even going to bother oking this and wondering wtf happened here and why he hasn t fixed this and the two teens are sent off with their Genocide of One parents to differentlaces Of course this comes back to bite them why wouldn t it considering it just suddenly comes up as a Nintendo Wii Flash Game Creator's Guide: Design, Develop, and Share Your Games Online plotoint Suddenly the boy who incited the bear rage shows up and he s got this lovely story about how the girl confessed that she and Keen had Star Wars - Jabba the Hutt - The Art of the Deal plotted to jump him This of course changes everything Why now the original sentence that was handed down is invalid Suddenly it s up to this guy to choose aunishment Nothing is said here about going before the council Nothing is even said about finding the girl and asking her to tell her story again Apparently the author and the characters all forgot about their ability to smell the truth And the fact that there isn t any The Real Estate Entrepreneur: Everything You Need to Know to Grow Your Own Brokerage proof Oh and how about the idea that it s stupid to just believe someone who has a grudge against someone else and allow them to demandunishment without saying a word I m retty sure they mentioned a shifter council who originally helped decide the sentence or at the very least you sure they mentioned a shifter council who originally helped decide the sentence or at the very least you expect they d need some sort of ruling body that can keep things organized and make sure eople follow the rulesand wasn t there an NC mentioned at the beginning of the book that alluded to a council as well as that group of old guys who decided Parker s fate in the first book I know the author mentioned the alpha of the southeast area as a New Cutting Edge Elementary Students' Book pretty decent enforcer of rules and given that he s such a heavy weight because of the extent of his territory he s got someower But still it s not enough Everyone has self interests and the world would go to hell Meditation Express: Stress Relief in 60 Seconds Flat pretty uickly if rules and things were decided like this on a regular basis Realistically I m surprised of them aren t dead if all it takes is for someone toop up and be all he did this I want him dead Sure thing who needs roof Pfft Kill em But here again is where the rules are flexible for the bad guys but not for our heroes A guy shows up and claims someone has said one thing and suddenly he s able to demand that Keen is banished from the clan With Keen s banishment his whole mating to save Trista is destroyed because now neither of them are art of a Challenged by Love E-Boxed Set pack and I guess this goes back to the whole 12 hours of sanctuary thing Apparently these two laws are retroactive Why not eye roll And hey Let s let the guy who used to beart of the clan but isn t any longer banish Keen Because he s the one with the Communicating With Animals : The Spiritual Connection Between People and Animals power and not the Itan who rules thereright At thisoint I m sort of wondering why they bother having leaders at all With some fancy footwork they earn an extra 24 hrs to love each other and repare for Trista s upcoming fight with the Beta The others attempt to use this time to contact the Southeast Itan because they suddenly believe he might be related to Tristawhich is great. T existence is threatened further when a gorgeous werebear strides into her life and demands not just her heart but her very soul She’ll think about it but not until her shift ends at sevenKeen seems like a happy go lucky sex and sin werebear but that’s nowhere near the truth In reality his inner animal wants to go on a bloody rampage and kill half of Grayslake just because it can After that it wants to claim the seductive curv.
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And all but the way it comes off is that this guy is a big deal So if I m to read this correctly in this world you re only safe if you re owerful or are connected to owerful eople If Trista is related to this guy he could save her So I guess you re screwed if you re one of the average little guys and someone doesn t like youMeanwhile the Beta and Alpha attack the Keen and Trista early because they obviously don t need to work within the rules Sure the Alpha eventually will be Our Fake Relationship punished and Van was able to help out eventually but my uestion is why it got this far Isn t it a little suspect that the Southeast guy s second shows up starts spouting off about ruining bloodlines with impure matings Ulterior motive much Shouldn t your firsthone call be to him especially as Keen claims to be on a first name basis with the guy and well on the way to being good friends to make sure this shit is on the up and up and not because golly gee he might be related to Trista I guess it all just seems a bit stupid of the heroic side always The Blitzkrieg Legend putting upgoing with this sort of stupid crap And seriously If I m going to find a second or a Beta I m not choosing someone who is insane orower hungry If they re the strongest next to you and it has to be them because of this kill them or banish them Don t The Crown put aerson who will actively work against you and attempt to kill you in a Über Nacht position of authority over others Common frekin sense And why the hell is a Bear dealing with a Wolf Isn t there a Wolf version of the allowerful Southeast Itan Most hated line in the book The Southeast Itan is speaking to Keen about the fact that he survived the retraining camps which he admits were wrong and have since been destroyed You could have destroyed the camp everyone inside it without much damage to yourselfbut you stayed because those above you those who created the rules told you that was your Ad Astra punishment You hated it could have ended it but you endured because it was the right thing to do ARE YOU KIDDING ME The fck it was the right thing to do It was the weak thing Let s buckle under and suffer and let how many others suffer with and after me because those with authority have told me this is the right thing Grow some backbone and do what is in yourower to help and fix On the other hand at this moment the Southeast guy is choosing Keen as his second so in reality he s getting a guy who won t uestion his leader and will never attempt to wrest ower from him because that would be wrong Even if the guy was doing evil and despicable things I wonder hide spoiler I find I uite dislike series books that make revious H s or h s jerks Why have the Everything But The Girl person likable in their book and then a total jerk in a later book That happened with Van AND Ty in this story When you add that to the fact that none of the other characters were really likable either I had a hard time with this book I really liked the first two books in the series and am hoping the forth will be like them Review originallyosted at RabidReadscomThis author has been tackling tough subjects with this series The Sport Social Work: Promoting the Functioning and Well-Being of College and Professional Athletes previous book talked about domestic abuse of a secondary character This book is no different The heroine is half hyena Inrevious books in the series the bear and wolf Modern Art Death of a Culture pack have had very bad run ins with hyenas They decided to run all hyenas out of their territory in a move called aurge Trista is half hyena She has lived a tough life trying to follow rules in a world that she really doesn t fit in Even the hyena The Lost Library: The Autobiography of a Culture pack treated heroorly Once her father died she had the little bit of rotection she had stripped from her Her half brother is now in charge of the hyenas and he
doesn t like herKeen is seen as a happy youngest brother of the Abrams brotherst like herKeen is seen as a happy youngest brother of the Abrams brothers can be deceiving though Keen had a rough childhood He did something that he now has to live with His unishment was stiff and robably only made things worse Now his bear just wants to kill everyone Add to the fact that everyone keeps treating His Fated Mate Like She fated mate like she the scourge of the earth Even his family is treating her badlyThis story was interesting Normally this series has been mostly a fun loving series This story didn t have the giggle moments that I m used to in the revious books There were a few here and there Mostly this book touched on some tough subjects It was interesting to see characters that I ve come to enjoy act like bigots towards a new character because of the way the Love Letters pack of her species had acted not because of her actions Now I read this book before what happened in Paris and the book was written long before this all started But the story does hit very close to home My review and an extended sample of the audiobook areosted at HotlistenscomSo we are back in Grayslake surrounded by bears Keen is the youngest of four brothers Each of his other brothers had a Eat to Beat Illness place in the inner circle of the clan Ty the oldest is the alpha Van is the enforcer Isaac is the healer Keen has been functioning as the clan s Keeper He knows the laws inside and out but he has never been officially given the title He has always felt a little apart from his brothers It has made him a little bit bitterTrista is a half hyena Her father was the old alpha who has caused all kinds of mischief in the area So much that aurge has been called all hyenas must leave the area
or be killedbe killed has been living a hard life Her father wouldn t let her mother take her out of the area but she was also only allow in the different areas on a visit which limited her time in each area She knew all the laws and fought hard to stay in them If she overstayed in anyone else s territory her life would be forfeitKeen is uickly taken to Trista and doesn t take kindly when his family doesn t treat her well because of her father They don t ever talk to her and learn that her father treated her like crap tooI love the characters that Celia Kyle writes They aren t erfect but their flaws make them better I can see eople I know myself included having to deal with some of the many issues that Celia Kyle makes her characters go through Life isn t easy for her characters but I think they are better eople for their troubles I also think we see a lot of lessons learned throughout this series And the books are really funny too NarrationKendall Taylor continues to do really well with this series I really like all the voices that she does for each of the characters She has no roblems with the growing cast of male and female characters I think her Λίγη Ζωή pacing and tone are really well done I would recommend herI like to thank theublisher for roviding me with a copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review. Aceous half hyena female Keen can’t get out of his head The animal doesn’t care that most bears wouldn’t mind a little hyena tartare for breakfast lunch and dinner Nope it eers at her through Keen’s human eyes and has one thought mateWhen ush comes to shove Keen has to decide if he would rather have the family he was born with or Trista the woman who makes him realize that true happiness comes in a lush hyena shaped acka.