A New York Times bestseller!
#1 New York Times bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon brings us back to the astonishing world of the Dark-Hunters in Stygian, with a hero misunderstood by many…but most of all by himself.
Born before man recorded time, I lived for thousands of years believing myself to be something I’m not.
Someone I’m not.
Lied to and betrayed by gods, Daimons and Dark-Hunters, I’ve struggled to find my way in a world where I’ve been cursed since the moment I was prematurely ripped from my mother and planted into the womb of an innocent woman who thought me her son.
Trained as a slayer and predator, I learned to fit in and stay low. To become a tool for evil. Until I was sent to kill the one woman I couldn’t. My hesitation cost her her life.
Or so I thought. In an act of betrayal that makes all the others pale in comparison, I’ve learned that this world is an illusion and that my Phoebe still lives.
Now I will have to travel into the very pits of Hades to try and save her, even as everyone around me attempts to steal what little soul I have left. There’s only one person at my back and I’m not sure I can trust her either, for she was born of an enemy race. Yet sometimes the road to redemption is one that singes us to our very core. And if I fail to find the answers I need to save Phoebe, more than just my wife will die.
We will lose the world. Both human and Daimon.
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Fantastic as always
She is the queen of the night! This one does not disappoint. Can’t wait for the next one!
I probably shouldn’t be writing this review because I didn’t even finish the book. But when I’ve basically read the entire freaking book already because she has copied and pasted CHAPTERS from past stories again, you can’t really blame me. I have tried to stay loyal to this series and finish it out because it started out so strong. I fell in love with the characters, the story line, everything. But the last story I truly enjoyed in this series was Stryker’s. Every single story since has dealt so much with the past that only a few chapters get dedicated to the present. I get it, these characters need back stories. A few chapters would suffice. But no, we have to give their past 1/2 of the book, then add in another 1/4 that’s been copied and pasted from past stories, and then we’ll go ahead and dedicate the last 100 pages to the present. I think I’d be more understanding if she didn’t copy and paste. I’m sorry, but that’s just lazy writing. And because I’ve read the whole series, I KNOW she’s a way better writer than that.
Sad to say it, but this is the last book I’ll be reading in the series.
I’m very disappointed because I just reread almost all the dark hunter series, Acheron and Styxx in this book. Ms. Kenyon can sure do better.