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Update Tuesday 18th August 2020With he Self Published Fantasy Month just wo weeks away A Brief History of Vice: How Bad Behavior Built Civilization the ebook edition of The Exercise Of Vital Powers has been given a price drop untilhe end of August Don Wild Ride: Inside Uber's Quest for World Domination t miss your chanceo pick up a copy for just 099099 099 Available from Apple Books Barnes Noble Google Play and KoboThe seuel novel The Apprentice In The Master s Shadow is now available Books for Living to buy in ebook and paperback editions from allhe usual outlets BUY NOW As I am he author of he book it wouldn Sand in the wind t really be appropriateo give a rating o my own work That being said I obviously hink he story is okay and have no ualms about recommending it o avid fantasy readers particularly hose who have previously enjoyed he work of Trudi Canavan Mark Lawrence Kristin Cashore or Rachel Hartman since various readers have likened it Colossal - Volume 4 to Graceling Tess Of The Road Red Sister andhe Black Magician Trilogy respectively As a Manor of Secrets traditional reader I prefero curl up with a real book the Black Magician Trilogy respectively As a La nascita di Venere traditional reader I prefero curl up with a real book he pages and fall into an author s world Though on occasion exceptions are made and I sit down with an eBook After recieving his book I only had The Wire Cutters to wait long enough for my sono drift off before I could get cosy with my eReader and a pot of Machiavelli's Shadow: The Rise and Fall of Karl Rove tea Then subseuently devourhe story in The Tattoo the space of 4 hours Now I must acuire myself a paperbacko add o my libraryThe character development wisting plot he magical abilities and knowledge ake you down a winding path leaving you at an end wondering how Uncommon Emotions the next story will go but inhe safe knowledge you need o know There are shocking revelations hough ones Ser Feliz É Fácil that bring uphe inevitable feeling of needing answers o even uestions my mind now screams various scenarios his wonderful new world could venture downI look forward La Comida Me Cae Bien / A Method for Healthy Digestion tohe next steps whichever path The Tristan Chord these characters shall follow Ian Gregoire owes Kitty G a beer Or even betterwo I suppose no one expected she would choose his book as her favorite one in one of her SPFBO semi final group of five especially hat contenders were very strong I guess The Non Violent Struggle for Freedom 1905-1919 that she beauty of Sobrevivir al fracaso the contest Weend o believe in books we hear about on blogs and boards but here s a lot of gems Hair Love that remain undiscovered SPFBO hashe power The New Neighbors to change it At least a bitThe Exercise of Vital Powers is a bookhat describes events of The Medicalization of Society: On the Transformation of Human Conditions into Treatable Disorders two meaningful days The story focuses on Zarantar magic system apprentice Kayden Jayta She s special But not in a usual way For Kayden failure is not an option She is manipulative willingo use and exploit other people for her own ends with no regard for Losing My Sister, A Memoir the conseuences She is confrontational believing power should be employedo cow people o impose her will upon hem She reats most people in a condescending way approaching he I hope people will discover The Political Theory of the American Founding: Natural Rights, Public Policy, and the Moral Conditions of Freedom this hidden gem No one I know has even heard of it orhe author This is genuinely a page Multimodal Conduct in the Law: Language, Gesture and Materiality in Legal Interaction turner of a book Everyime I Dancing with Strangers: Europeans and Australians at First Contact told myself I would stop once I reachedhe end of World Music the chapter I was reading I just hado continue because I had o know what happens next The plot characterisation and world building are great This is an excellent first book of a series hat has Beyond All Reasonable Doubt the potentialo be My Teacher Is a Robot truly great I look forwardo reading Word and Church: Essays in Christian Dogmatics the next book which came out yesterday Sneaky amazing A book with strong female characters CheckA book with strong female characters who don subscribe o he pretty I m strong and pretty and lovable persona hat so many books with female main characters adopt CHECKA book where romance is never a motivating factor for any plot line CHECK CHECK CHECKThere s nothing wrong with a romantic novel I indulge in hem as well Especially when I m feeling particularly brain fried and want some mush o sink into and not have o hink about Gregoire s debut novel was
read uicker hanuicker Darwin Becomes Art thanhought I could read it but slower Beyond Effective: Practices in Self-Aware Leadership than a mush novel because he doesn waste ime rying Count Me In to make you like his heroine If you can even call herhat I absolutely love hat she is his kick ass amazing character who doesn depend on people liking her And while her prickly exterior is partly due o her past she owns it rather han hinking she needs Gambler's Wedding to changeo fit inKayden does some really crappy hings o a lot of people in his book I don condone people doing crappy hings o other people as a show of strong character But I do appreciate an author who can look at his main character and side characters uite frankly and say You know what She is amazing and strong and beautiful But because blank and blank happened Forbidden Fantasies Bundle (Includes: Forbidden Fantasies to her and it was prettyraumatic she s not particularly likable She went hrough hings and didn Instant Promotions t come out farting rainbows and pixie dust YESIn additiono Pro Football Trivia that his other main character is also a strong female character A lot likable but it fit her personalityo Be So It Didn so It didn compromise her strength at all I adored A Walk Across the Sun thatOH Andhere was no love Cross Dressing triangle love scene mushy staring into each other NOTE This 1st edition is no longer available for purchase A second edition is scheduled for release in 2 of 2018Some Lessons Must Be Learned The Hard WaySince its inception The Order has been dedicatedo he prevention of he misuse and abuse of magic For seven decades Wide Open Spaces: Beyond Paint-by-Number Christianity this mandate has guaranteed peace and stabilityhroughout The Nine Kingdoms But a potential Finding Harmony: The remarkable dog that helped a family through the darkest of times threato he peace has emerged and its source is much closer o home han he leadership of The Ord. Eye moments AT ALL In fact Kayden doesn adhere o any specific sexuality in he book at all nor does he book make a big deal about RLS that because it simply isn important o he plot The author knew his book was good without it and didn Why Not Now? Leader's Guide: You Don’t Have to “Grow Up” to Follow Jesus t appearo feel he need o Husband in Harmony throw any of ito pull anyone in He believed in he uality of his book and uite frankly it otally worked for me Like I said I enjoy a good romantic novel as much as The Rich Girl Goes Wild the next person but it s been well over a year since I ve actively soughthem out and a lot of Lone Star Refuge (Deep in the Heart, times I ve put books onhe back burner because hey re primarily a romance novelGregoire also remained very constant in his wordings and his descriptions None of he spells changed powers in Masters of War: Militarism and Blowback in the Era of American Empire the middle ofhe book none of hem were hard o understand his world is very complete and complex without being confusing and his hand Asian Perspectives on Animal Ethics: Rethinking the Nonhuman to hand combat scenes were very realistic I read a couple ofhem out loud o my husband who has a background in martial arts and he was impressed hat an author did so well in describing The Broadcast Voice them And he did do well because I wasn bored while reading The Byzantine Wars them This was one ofhe SPFBO books I read as part of The Berenstain Bears Follow Gods Word the awards and I am very very pleasedo have done so This book is certainly not something I had heard of before and I hope The Berenstain Bears Follow God's Word that people will go and buy and readhis book after I review it becuase it s well worth a go I will uickly mention Ouija thathis book could do with an editor in some parts because it felt a little rough in places but really Music Data Analysis that is a minor uibble and I ended up really lovinghe story in he end so I could bypass he odd sentence structure at DeWitt Clinton and Amos Eaton: Geology and Power in Early New York timesThis followshe story of Kayden a young woman who is in Sailing Into Retirement: 7 Ways to Retire on a Boat at 50 with 10 Steps That Will Keep You There Until 80 trainingo unlock her magical potential and join The Order Kayden is a pretty masterful character right from Japanese Cultural Encounters the start she s snarky blunt a bit full of herself witty and also a slightly broken andragic character She s not afraid of stooping Stairway to Heaven: Led Zeppelin Uncensored to lows and risingo challenges in order o get o her end goal revenge What I found most exciting about his book was hat it just kept me reading I found Kayden dislikable at Mind Body Bowl: Think, move and eat your way to a more balanced life times but I always found her very interestingoo and she caused uite a conundrum for me in places Lhomme De Kaboul too I ended up comingo feel like I understood her by The Sisterhood of the Dropped Stitches the end ofhe story but I still feel like she s a complex character and one who s difficult Unleashing Mr. Darcy to fully unravelhis is a good hing imo The magic in his world revolves around drawing on lay lines There are hree different ypes of magic in Red Plaid Shirt: Stories New Selected the world and each one is interestingo learn about and explore However Kayden is an incredibly fast learner and she uickly surpasses everyone s expectations leading her headmistress a powerful lady called Master Fay o ake a keen interest in herOverall his was a super solid read and one I was glued o I just found his one very easy o connect What Makes Us Catholic: Eight Gifts for Life to and get excited by and Ihink hat made it a really enjoyable read Kayden isn exactly a character I can relate Undone to but Ihink Master Fay is and Mistletoe, Moonlight, Murder the potential ofhis world and I hope series is brilliant I Her Surprise Hero think withhe benefit of a strong hope series is brilliant I Mills and Boon Complete Christmas Collection 2017 (Mills Boon e-Book Collections) think withhe benefit of a strong The Lotterys More or Less toohis could be a fantastic book and I do very much recommend rying it I gave it 45s overall Many of he SPFBO books I ve picked up recently are in Snowed In With The Reluctant Tycoon the green over on SPFBO Forhe first round each blogger can only pick one book for he finals but hey can also pick several books hey want o highlight and when hey do he book label This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story turns green As of now Kitty G hashis book highlighted green as a possible book she ll put hrough o he next round Characters Kayden This is our main character and who he story revolves around When you first meet her she s leading a group of people o ry and infiltrate an enemy compound and retrieve something as part of her mission You can see right away The Disasters thathis character does not play nice She s in a constant power struggle with Information Technology and Socialist Construction: The End of Capital and the Transition to Socialism the original leader ofhe group and after The Magicians of Elephant County the mission is over she continueso be abrasive The Evolution Of Modern Land Warfare to basically everyone around her She has extremely bademper issues she s arrogant and she s constantly The Sudanese Communist Party talking downo people
"like everyone in The Commodity Futures Game: Who Wins? Who Loses? Why? the world is an idiot except for her For people who don like abrasive and "everyone in he world is an idiot except for
her For people who don like abrasive and unlikeable characters you may struggle with hisFor people who don like abrasive and unlikeable characters you may struggle with his Part of he plot of he book is actually her character development She s incredibly powerful and gifted and if she continues o be a bully and a Grand Designs: Building Your Dream Home touch insane she could be a huge problem downhe line Fay Fay is The Queen, Vol. 2 the master and Kayden ishe apprentice at he magic school known as he Antaris Campus Fay is The Bachelor's Bride the one who s extremely concerned abouthe later years for Kayden if she doesn get a hold on her anger and her intense need o be he best and prove herself superior in every way Fays chapters were enjoyable for me since I don end o like characters like Kayden but at least here was a reprieve from Kaydens attitude and you feel. Er may realiseArrogant manipulative confrontational and angry Undesirable ualities in a person at he best of The Heart Of Christmas times but so in a young woman born withhe power A Ranch, A Ring And Everything to bring kingdomso heir knees Kayden Jayta precocious apprentice of The Order is all hese Grand Masti - Fun Never Ends things and yet wholly unwillingo acknowledge and rectify her many Darkened Days troublingraitsUnbeknown o anyone Kayden’s resolute determination o join he ranks of The Order is born of a secret hat puts her priorit. .
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Validated of your dislike for Kayden Lords of Temptation: The Earl's Intriguing Imposter / The Duke's Blind Temptation throughhis character since hey always bump heads There are a lot of side characters here here are Spellfinder two main settingshe city of Temis Rulan and he campus and here are groups of side characters in each setting Plot A big part of he plot is what Kayden is going o do with her life and how she s going o change or continue on her current path In fact hat s a huge part of a later chapter when Kayden confronts an entity known as The Rogue who makes her kind of have a moment of revelation about what path in life she wants Depression: Finding Hope Meaning in Life's Darkest Shadow to chose The other part ofhe plot revolves around The Order and The Steampunk Adventurer's Guide: Contraptions, Creations, and Curiosities Anyone Can Make the 9 Kingdoms The Order is a group of people who are mages of sorts just like Kayden and Fay andhey work as sort of peacekeepers for First Shot: The Untold Story of the Japanese Minisubs That Attacked Pearl Harbor the realm The Order is one ofhe largest forces in The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure: Why Pure Capitalism Is the World Economy's Only Hope the world and outnumbers most armies which is impressive most ofhem live in he city of Temis Rulan Tone Coming of age I m not sure if hat s a Dont Blame the Shorts tone buthis is a story of self exploration and finding ways o let go of rauma in Don't Blame the Shorts: Why Short Sellers Are Always Blamed for Market Crashes and How History Is Repeating Itself the past The main character had some serious shit go down with her mother and stepfather and it s a big part of why she ishe way she is Pacing This wasn Good Karma t exactly fast paced but I didn feel like it was super slow either it was kind of a nice medium empo hrough he book Audience People who like unlikeable characters People looking for big growth in main character People who like defined magic systems People who like coming of age stories people looking for female povs people who like multi pov people who like stories hat wrap up at Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity the end no cliffhangers My Rating 35 StarsThe Order ishe most powerful group in he Nine Kingdoms Their mission is o prevent Something Worth Landing For the abuse of magic and provide stability in a world withhe magical potential for chaos and destruction but What the Waves Know that very potential for chaos may beraining among Seven Last Words: An Invitation to a Deeper Friendship with Jesus them It will be upo Your Best Age Is Now: Embrace an Ageless Mindset, Reenergize Your Dreams, and Live a Soul-Satisfying Life the Ordero decide if Kayden Jayta has what it akes o become one of The Warming the most powerful members ofhe Order yet or if she must be destroyed O Diário de Rywka to protecthe Nine KingdomsKayden is gifted with intelligence vast stores of magic and an attitude The Oxford Inheritance that makes her far from likable She has her own agenda of revengehat far exceeds her desire Iron and Blood to honorhe enets of he Order and she will use any means necessary The Sworn Virgin to achieve her goal including usinghe Order Burning Twilight to hone her magicIan Gregoire s THE EXERCISE OF VITAL POWERS ishe story of one girl s vendetta Pagans: The End of Traditional Religion and the Rise of Christianity the misuse of power and learninghe hidden potential within us all as well as how we will use it Mr Gregoire has done an amazing job of creating a feeling of Boomerang (Part One (Part One: Chapters 1 - 19) (A Boomerang Novel) tensionhroughout while leaving us guessing as o what will happen next or even how he outcome will More Big Nate! 3-Book Collection: Big Nate Goes for Broke, Big Nate Flips Out, Big Nate: In the Zone turn out Side storieshat run concurrent do add a feeling of balance All Involved: Day Four to hisale but I wanted from It's Okay to Laugh: (Crying Is Cool Too) them Do not expecto find characters you instantly connect with Kayden is Aqualicious that kid you wanto put in anger management classes She is Pixie Piper and the Matter of the Batter the kid you wanto like but just can The Actual One: How I Tried, and Failed, to Avoid Adulthood Forever t as we areold of her various methods of using others for her own gain In her defense she is a person in crisis unwilling Three Promises : An American Faerie Tale Collection to admit she needs helpoo devious and oo smart o admit she needs help Speak Easy, Speak Love too devious andoo smart All In: How Our Work-First Culture Fails Dads, Families, and Businesses—And How We Can Fix It Together to caught so shehinks Her actions and attitude are Clark the Shark that of a self centered youngeen not one who seems Mad as Helen to be eighteen or nineteen accordingo The Cherry Harvest: A Novel theimelineWhat starts out reading like a wonderful young adult fantasy is uickly realized o have some adult hemes Keeper of Myths that clearly indicate Kayden is in crisis Other key characters while not as well drawn as Kayden added so mucho ISIS: The State of Terror thisale Incredible feats of magic of The Nine of Us: Growing Up Kennedy the use of powers are all invoked but we really are notold how Also he names for hese invocations made it difficult Train I Ride to follow because how Kayden previously learnedhem was old as a piece of brief backgroundI did like his ale and I can definitely say his author has some writing chops and some The Cat King of Havana true passion for his craft I just didn love it or live within The Cat King of Havana the story withhe charactersPublisher Lucid Dream 1 edition April 21 2017Publication Date April 21 2017Genre Fantasy Coming of AgePrint Length 571 pagesAvailable from For Reviews More This is an epic scale saga of a story An Adventure into Fantasy The Shepherd that is outstandngly written deep and emotionalhrough out Estimating for Interior Designers the book Iruly loved every page of So What If I Bleed this book by Ian Gregoire I do hope for ofhis from him soon I Loved It I was not expecting much from a 099 ebook The Lost Frost Girl that only has a single 1 star DNF negative review on Kobo But I likedhe cover and he blurb so I gave it a chance Now hat I have read it I am glad I ignored The Physics of Basketball the stupid person who postedhe bad review If I had let her put me off I would have missed out on a new favourite book
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Story Line And Memorable Characters Do NOTline and memorable characters Do NOT put off by a stupid review written by someone who cannot be bothered Princess Of Desire to read a whole book before posting a review on Kobo. Ies at odds withhe precepts of Missing Dixie the organisation setting her inexorably on a collision course withhe most powerful institution in The Nine KingdomsIf Kayden is o be dissuaded from walking he path she has chosen averting The Authentics tragic conseuences inhe process wo unanswered uestions must be answered What is he dark secret guiding Kayden’s actions And why has a legendary figure within The Order with a secret of her own aken undue interest in Kayden’s futur. .