Thursday, June 1, 2023

Redemption Refused (Mission Mercenaries, #5) by Marie James ~ Book Review



Marie James

Release Date: June 1


Hooking up with the college freshman I was supposed to keep an eye on was easier than tracking her.

Kidnapping her after that first night was easier than following her around campus.

I’m massive, scarred, and tattooed. I don’t exactly fit in with her crowd.

After the job was done, cutting her loose was the hard part.

Making it through the day without seeing her became impossible.

Some may call it stalking, but I call it vigilance.

She seems invested in this game of cat and mouse we’re playing, but she’s mistaken.

I’m not a toy she can discard when she’s bored.

Trying to get her out of my system may leave us both in pieces.

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Hello Darkness!

I've said it before but I'll say it again, Marie James is doing a fantastic job with this Dark Romance Series, and I really hope Alani and Donovan's story isn't the last one.

We met Alani in the previous book Depravity Delivered where her sister Ayla was taken by the Mexican Cartel right after dropping Alani off at college and used in one of their dens of iniquities, the things that she went through were horrendous and Alani never knew that she was in danger of being taken herself which is why Donovan was watching over her.

Donovan has a crazy past and we learn more about it over the course of this book, so it was interesting to watch him with Alani. He tried his hardest to stay away but they had too much chemistry to deny himself and his crazy liked her crazy. LOL I will advise that this book may have triggers for some so please check the authors website before reading.

I would recommend this book to those that enjoy STEAMY Dark Romances, Stalker Romances, Forced Proximity Romances, Opposites Attract Romances, or Protector Romances. 

Happy Reading!!!

**I have voluntarily reviewed an Advanced Readers Copy of this book for my Blog, Nadine's Obsessed with Books**

  Meet Marie James:

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Let’s see…where to begin…

I’m a full-time author, mother of two boys, and wife of 18+ years. Dog Mom to four great danes: Maximus, Nala, Freya, and Hagrid.

I’ve spent almost my entire lifetime living in central Texas, with only short stays in South Carolina, Alabama, and Florida. Currently residing in a sleepy little town in East Tennessee.

Writing is my passion, and I absolutely love being able to sit down and put all of my thoughts and emotions into my stories.

I love dogs, coffee, making handmade cards, and steamy romance novels!

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  1. Okay, I'm sold! I'll be adding this series to my tbr. Excellent review, hon! xoxo

    1. Yay! You're going to love this series Natalie. 🫢