What Lies Within Us

What Lies Within Us Top 100 Bestseller In Gothic Fiction Occult Horror After Receiving A Letter From An Aunt She Never Knew Existed, Kyna Hughes Travels To Ireland Only To Find Out Her Whole Life Has Been A Series Of Well Orchestrated Lies Suddenly, This Poor Girl From The Foothills Of The Alleghany Mountains Is Thrust Into A Life Of Not Only The Wealthy And Affluent, But Of Dark Magic And Secret Societies As Kyna Learns Of The Magic Hidden Inside Her, Purposefully Stunted For Her Protection As She Grew Up, She Must Now Battle Mystical Hauntings The Result Of Curses While Getting A Crash Course In Utilizing Her Powers Kidnappings And Satanic Weddings Become Her Daily Events As She Struggles Not To Lose Her Heart To One Of Two Men A Former Navy SEAL Hired To Protect Her, Or A Wizard Hired To Train Her Soon She Will Realize Just How True It Is That What Lies Behind Us And What Lies Before Us Are Tiny Matters Compared To What Lies Within Us This Is A Heavily Revised, Extended, Second Edition Of A Previously Published Work While The Title Remains The Same, The Authors, And Publisher Have Changed. DNF Exceptional writing I didn t take the erotica romance genre all that seriously I enjoyed them, but still until I read this book A mystery that kept reminding me of Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock in atmosphere wi
No thanks The author has a love of adjectives that drove me crazy Also found the writing stilted Wasn t able to finish. Can t tell you how truly magical that sounds 5 GOLD HEARTSBeauty stole her already shallow breath While that is an abbreviated quote line from the story, it so aptly summed up my reaction feelings to this story I have read stories by both Gina Kiki on their own, but this is my first time reading a magical paranormal occult gothic romance collaboration between these two authors and it blew me away Blew me away right into this beautifully amazing magically dark World where I Can t tell you how truly magical that sounds 5 GOLD HEARTSBeauty stole her already shallow breath While that is an abbreviated quote line from the story, it so aptly summed up my reaction feelings to this story I have read stories by both Gina Kiki on their own, but this is my first time reading a magical paranormal occult gothic romance collaboration between these two authors and it blew me away Blew me away right into this beautifully amazing magically dark World where I was transported into the unknown, completely captivated riveted, living it, experiencing it all as if I was actually there, as if I was Kyna I wouldn t trade that for anything Especially the hunk o man part Wink This is a somewhat deep, intense kind of read, but in a good way The detailed descriptions of everything from the storm to the magical objects and spells brings this whole new dynamic to the story, enriching it, adding depth, bringing to life every single part of the story, no matter how big, small or even how inconsequential
I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review3.5 Stars What Lies Within Us takes place in mystical Ireland, in a dark, gothic castle If that isn t enough to set the mood, lightning storms pervade at least half of the book, creating an eerie backdrop for this paranormal romance.Mai
After receiving a mysterious letter, Kyna Hughes travels to Ireland to discover her whole life has been a fa ade As Kyna world is totally flipped on it s side, she learns of the magic hidden inside her, she discoversfamily secrets and gets a crash course in learning to use her powers She is torn between two men Aedan, a former Navy Seal with a sensitive side, and Darcaryn, a little too dark wizard who is training her in all things magic Magic who knew right This story just goes to sho Afte
What Lies Within Us by Kiki Howell.3 out of 5 stars.An enjoyable read about a young girl, adopted at birth, that receives a letter from her birth aunt wanting to meet her After having traveled to Ireland, Kyna finds out she is a witch and her powers have been suppressed for her own safety Not all is as it first appears to be The story was a bit slow paced at first and took about a chapter to start getting into its stride, but it was worth sticking with to read a really good book There are a What Lies Within Us by Kiki Howell.3 out of 5 stars.An enjoyable read about a young girl
OK this story caught me from the get go I almost feel sorry for Kyna and the unbelievable position she is put in until I realize, she has two amazingly hunky men after her Granted, one actually wants her, the other just wants to possess her, but still, two hunky men Can you guess which one is which It took me a while, so I won t fault anyone who doesn t get it at first glance Her aunt seems a little batty, ok, a lot batty This story is so well told, all the characters very well written, th OK this story caught me from the get go I almost feel sorry for Kyna and the unbelievable position she is put in until I realize, she has two amazi
I was really impressed with the depth of this book Kyna and Aedan are match fit for each other in all ways Darcryn is a bit strange and a lot crazy Saoirse is quite evasive, mysterious, and a touch crazy Kyna is confused most of the story and not sure what to make of everything that is being told to her I couldn t imagine going to a foreign land to discover that my whole life was orchestrated in a way that I could never imagine Kyna is brave and courageous in the ways that count and was ra I was really impressed with the depth of this book Kyna and Aedan are match fit for each other in all ways Darcryn is a bit strange and a lot crazy Saoirse is quite evasive, mysterious, and a touch crazy Kyna is confused most of the story and not sure what to mak
Amazing I ll admit I m a total fan of Kiki Howell, and yet once again she writes so incredibly, so intensely, so perfectly.Her romance scenes are exceptional with a depth of feeling the reader truly feels, as if they ve crawled into the book and taken on the life of the character.Mixed in with the well researched paranormal element of cults, witches and magick, Ms.Howell did not fails to have this reader turning page after page long throughout the night.Just