Blood Leverage (Bloodstone Chronicles, #1)

Blood Leverage (Bloodstone Chronicles, #1) NOW AVAILABLE FOR KINDLE UNLIMITED As Humanity Struggles With The Aftermath Of A Century Long Vampiric Bloodbath, Life Outside The Remaining Great Cities Revolves Around Being Inside By Sunset And Never Questioning The Status Quo.Aurora Strong Is Practically A Pariah In Her Village Thanks To Her Mother S Infamous Involvement With Vampires Not To Mention Her Own Inability To Play By The Rules Not Content With Being A Mere Social Outcast, Rory Conspires In A Secret, And Very Illegal, Blood Brokering Scheme She Enjoys Her Private Rebellion Against The Town That Shuns Her Until Her Partner In Crime Goes Missing, And Suddenly It S Not About Her Any.Now, With Her Partner Either Enslaved As A Living Blood Bank Or Already Dead, Rory S Illicit Blood Brokering Contacts Are Her Only Hope Of Making Things Right Assuming They Allow Her To Leaveor Even To Live. I ve read my share of vampire books It s a full genre, to say the least Just when it feels like every trope has been explored, that maybe there s nothing left in the world of vamp books to explore, I read something like this I Loved This.Y all, this was so fun The main character Aurora Strong is exactly the kind of woman I want as a main character She s sarcastic, has dead perfect comic timing, and she s smart Most importantly, she s a survivor While I guess technically this is set in a I ve read my share of vampire books It s a full genre, to say the least Just when it feels like every trope has been explored, that maybe there s nothing left in the world of vamp books to explore, I read something like this I Loved This.Y all, this was so fun The main character Aurora Strong is exactly the kind of woman I want as a main character She s sarcastic, has dead perfect comic timing, and she s smart Most importantly, she s a survivor While I guess technically this is set in a dystopian world, it s not a run for your life constant fight for survival type of novel Aurora survives using her knowledge She s not afraid to whack someone with a candles
For whatever reason, vampire stories don t usually hold much interest for me My initial reaction to them is usually a roll of the eyes and some comment about another thing with vampires in it I decided to read Blood Leverage after hearing several recommendations from people I trust, even though it s not my normal fare.The new twist Jillian Hazzard adds to the genre a dash of post apocalyptic dystopia is right up my alley, and I found myself enjoying the story Her vamps are classical and pot For whatever reason, vampire stories don t usually hold much interest for me My initial reaction to them is usually a roll of the eyes and some comment about another thing with vampires in it I decided to read Blood Leverage after hearing several recommendations from people I trust, even though it s not my normal fare.The new twist Jillian Hazzard adds to the genre a dash of post apocalyptic dystopia is right up my alley, and
I hate Vampire Romance novels, like really hate them, because I feel like the female is always weak, which I can t relate to, and the vampire is always annoyingly controlling And I will admit that while I greedily poured over all of the Twilight books, the whole genre kind of irks me But Bloodstone is the Vampire novel that you need to read There were so many great things about this book.1 The Suspense I love books that make my mouth drop open out of shock, which doesn t happen often I HAT I hate Vampire Romance novels,
I won this on the goodread s giveaway program I want to start off by saying out of the books I have won so far this was the best The writing by J.S Hazzard was superb Grammatically everything was perfect and so professionally written The main character, Aurora , was extremely likeable and relatable She reacts to every situation the way any young lady would react and even in the toughest spots holds her charisma She s brave ,witty , and intelligent three things I love in my female characte I won this on the goodread s giveaway program I want to start off by saying out
I received this book as a result of winning a giveaway, and I really hoped I d adore it and become a huge fan, but unfortunately that didn t happen, although I did enjoy the book and believe it is a great book for a first time author, I believe it could have been better, it wasn t the best book I ve read or the worst, the writing style was lovely but the story was slow and quite boring, there was not much character development either Rated 3 Stars for beautiful writing st
This would be a great book for Adults Older YA readers who want a vampire book that s not super romancey or super Bram Stokers either Although there are a few sorta intimate scenes, they are glossed overed Good writing, decent world building enjoyable characters. Fell in love with this book The book started out a little slow, but I am so glad I stuck with it One of the best books I ve read in awhile Love the characters and storyline, very original writing and take on vampires I am so sad that book two isn t out yet I really hope it gets released a
Blood Leverage Although a slow opening, I really enjoyed the telling of this story The characters were strong, diversified, and intelligent I m looking forward to reading the next book. Nope I don t abandon books lightly, but Naive dialogue Golly gee might not actually be on the page, but almost every conversation is saturated with the same vibe Conversations are written too naturally in that way that weaker authors tend to do The best dialogue is a mix ofstudied wit and intelligence than most people naturally have, in my opinion, and that s lacking here If I want to hear inane conversations about nothing important, I can walk outside One word Vampoogle Tha Nope I don t abandon books lightly, but Naive dialogue Golly gee might not actually be on the page, but almost every conversation is saturated with the same vibe Conversations are written too naturally in that way that weaker authors tend to do The best dialogue is a mix ofstudied wit and intelligence than most people naturally have, in my opinion, and that s lacking here If I want to hear in
Amazing All I can say it this book is amazing Some of my favorite books are House of Night and Vampire Academy I honest belive that Blood Leverage was just as good as both of them and I m axious to read Blood Loyalty