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Was easily discernable from the content surrounding themat east it wasn t Klingon because Naked lordie I never did get a handle on that one or elvish it totally eludes me What I really would haveoved would have been a map of this world Mostly because geography was never my strong suit so visualizing this part of the story for me is the hardest part but give me a map and I m golden Scarlet And the White Wolf is the beginning of this series and it was a fan freakin tastic beginning I admit it I ve already stuck my nose into the next bookLast but not Shadow Scale (Seraphina, least a big thank you to my friend Ma rella for pushing me to read this book and for all the visuals of Scarlet and Liall Lady you are awesome45 fantastical stars rounded up to 5 becauseyeah still no half stars here Deception Fate said Be on your guard You will be told aie or you will fall in Claim The Crown love with one and you will follow it to the ends of the earthI ve read The Pedlar and the Bandit King years ago right about when I started my entry into MM fiction In the almost three years since then I ve revisited this book several times I can say for certainty that this series still holds a dear place in myiterary heart Yet for some reason of insanity I haven t written a review So here s me and my reviewScarlet is a pedlar and has been since fourteen With the wilding in his heart his journey has brought him far and wide but he always finds himself coming back to his hometown Lysia where other Hilurins dwell And it s on one particular journey back that he meets a giant of a man with amber skin and white hair Nerds leading a band of banditsKirby Crow has done something special with this book She creates a world that s experienced instead of told and the overall picture is vibrant than one would expect at first It s normal to be confused when reading about the different racesocations and politics But as you read into this book and further into the series your understanding of this worlduniverse will shape itself out to be something rather great While this series is what I would consider high fantasy it s also romance To be honest I haven t had much experience finding a bookseries that has a good combination of the two Usually high fantasy very In the Shadow of the Crown (Queens of England, little to no romance whatsoever But the gravity between Scarlet and Liall is beautiful There is no instalove here but the relationship does develop over the whole book and gets tested in future entries I prefer my romance that way as it creates a multilayered relationship built from the ground upDespite all my gushing and fanboying I feel this book s greatest weakness is its pacing Don t get me wrong I stillove it But in retrospect I realize that this whole book is nothing but a setup for things to come I didn t realize this during my first read through but on subseuent ones I did feel Bark like I wished things would hurry along uicker Yet the patient part of me realizes that doing so would mostikely damage the overall world building and characterizationSo overall if y This is a clever very On Such a Full Sea loose reinterpretation of the Red Riding Hood fairytale but with a young man named Scarlet as theead character Like Little Red Scarlet an odd name for man feels the Hello, Hippo! Goodbye, Bird! lure of adventure of breaking away from the home hearth to dare into dangers of the world And he meets his big bad wolf in the guise of a mysteriouseader named LiallI want this to be all about the beautiful Scarlet hooking up with the virile Liall but the author insists on building a rich compelling world full of tribal rivalry and maneuvering to set their romance against This is a journey of patience not only for the innocent almost asexual Scarlet or the determined Liall but the reader as well There is a Cannibal lot of information to keep track of and there is the whisper of Liall s mysterious background unfoldingI doike that the author doesn t take the easy way out with the romance Both Liall and Scarlet remain true to their characters throughout they must fight their way towards understanding and empathy There certainly is an attraction on Liall s part but for Scarlet it s a very slow rather reluctant awakening I appreciate this build up even as I want and want it sooner In the end the story development and world building are fluid and uite wonderful This is a bit frustrating read at times but the story is so strong and these two are Mastered (The Enforcers, left in such a place that I just have to keep reading on to the next book in the series To see how it all unfolds. E explodes into violence and Liall unexpectedly fights to save theives of Scarlet's family Scarlet is forced to admit that the Wolf is not the worst ally he could have but what price will proud Scarlet ultimately have to pay for Liall's friendshi.
Review edited on 2722014Did not finish this bookBeing gay or accepting of ueer people in general is not an excuse for misogyny I say it when bloggers Man, Son of Man like Perez Hilton sexually harass an actress claiming I m gay so it s okay and Il say it when a book is riddled with too much misogyny for my brain to processIt s one thing to enforce gender roles in a society inspired by our own It s another to create a society from scratch where polygamy is allowed and each wife is essentially a slave Not even necessarily a sex slave because this book apparently assumes every man is secretly gay andor homo Alter Ego leaning bisexual I guess women are inferiorovers on top of inferior beings or somethingOh and it s one of these books where the heteronormativity is still present apparently Add the misogyny to that and the passive men in a same sex relationship are mocked as much as women I think one of the main characters is good because he only mocks him instead of outright calling him a non manly abomination Yeah no Thank you but noAlso I really don t need to be told on every page that the characters are handsomeETA I don t know why it took me so ong to notice but I haven t even mentioned the worst part about those two chapters The premise of the romance in this book is rapeI m not kidding Maybe it gets better ater on but when Scarlet and Liall first meet Liall goes I want to fuck you but I won t physically force you so instead I Uncommon Wisdom ll prevent you from taking this road which means I m taking yourivelihood from youRape is not just physically forcing yourself on someone Consent under pressure is not consent So this is rape I found it hard to really get into the story at the beginning but when Scarlet met the White Wolf I got hooked and couldn t stop readingIt was predictable but yet so beautiful and remarkably memorable I really want to know what is going to happen next you damn cliffhanger I LOVED IT Just finished re reading and Unseen City loved it as much as the first time maybe even so because the second time brings out the details that I didn t think significant before Moving onto book 2 Cross posted at Shelf Inflicted and at Outlaw ReviewsOnce again I m going to gripe about authors who split novels into small parts I don t mind so much if the entire story is written and in my possession I really dislike waiting forever between installments cruel cliffhangers and unanswered uestions Further when I pay 499 for a story I want it to be complete Otherwise I feel I m getting ripped off That said I really enjoyed this captivating and atmospheric fantasy just as much as I did when I read it in 2011 The author has created an intriguing world with a variety of races and ethnicitiesiving in close proximity Scarlet is a young pedlar who is a member of the Hilurin an ancient and dying race Overrepresentation in government and fear of Hilurin magic has subjected them to undisguised resentment and hostility Despite the fact that the Hilurin are a generally reclusive people Scarlet is restless and enjoys the Art life of a traveling merchant Liall comes from the far and frigid Rshan and is chief to a tribe of Kasiri charging merchants and travelers a toll to access a busy mountain pass As Scarlet has been travelling the pass for free since he was 14 he resents having to pay a toll particular Review for the whole series well currently including up until book 4 but there is to comeI don t have words for how much Ioved this whole series I God Is in the Crowd love fantasy but so far most fantasy I ve read wasacking in the romance department So to find a series that combines both and in such a great way makes me super happy So happy I Attracting Songbirds to Your Backyard ll just have to add it to my small collection of favouritesI found these books because I was reading an anthology by the author and reallyiked her style She also uses The Matriarchs (The Family language so beautifully that I simply had toook for books by her And I was not disappointed I m a new fan and will read everything she ever writes Everything And I can t fucking wait for the next books in the seriesI can t even decide whether I Notes for the Everlost love the high fantasy setting or theovely When I Moan (Vassi and Seri 1: Russian Stepbrother Romance) lovely romance between two most amazing guys Scarlet Iove that name for a man by the way and LiallSo I No Biggy! ll start by gushing over the world and how extraordinarily it com There s a reason why I waited to read this book I m stupidI am probablyoving this book a bit than it s rationally justifiable because there is something about the world Scarlet. Scarlet of Lysia is an honest peddler a young merchant traveling the wild undefended roads to support his aging parents Liall called the Wolf of Omara is the handsome world weary chieftain of a tribe of bandits blocking a mountain road that Scarlet.
Lives in that is eluding me and there are things about Scarlet s parents that weren t perfectly consistent in my opinion but when I re read it I will probably clear my head about it I can t Crush It! let go of this picture of Scarlet in my mind of this slender beautiful brave confused young man in the red coat wearing out his socks and boots in walking making small but significant trades alone and proud in this cruel world this rare and precious soul reserved and chaste but with a small flame of passionLiall the White Wolf is mysterious Even when the story is in his point of view he hides his secrets Like Scarlet s father says he keeps themocked down in his heart and he might shatter anyone who tries to take a Attracting Birds to Your Backyard look at them Scarlet inspires trust in him and Liall begins to open himself to the young pedlar recognizing a fellow soul or possibly a mated soul I mooking forward to Deep Listening learning about Liall s past and the traditions of hisandWhen Scarlet and Liall first meet the Wolf tries to exact a kiss as toll to cross a mountain pass For Liall the dare is just a joke to provoke the stern and pretty pedlar but he doesn t take into consideration the problems it may cause to Scarlet Scarlet is too proud to accept also because he thinks Liall is a sort of brute a thief and a bandit and in his seriousness instead of Bird-by-Bird Gardening laughing off the joke he offends Liall It was very interesting to see how they both regretted their behaviorater how the similar traits of their personality made them collideThere is a building and unresolved sexual tension in the book and it made every casual brush and touch incredibly significant The attraction Scarlet and Liall feel for each other frustrates them but they both kindle it privately Liall does it with melancholy and remorse it s an attraction tinged and molded in his past for Scarlet it s a promise for the future a fearful aspiration he is afraid he The Works of Saint Augustine ll regret toet goIf you Unbuttoning the CEO (The Suits Undone like your books steamy it might not be the book for you but if youike to be swept away to another place read it I m writing this review after I ve read Scarlet and the White Wolf for the third time To say I enjoyed this story even this My Teacher Is a Robot last re read is an understatementIoved Scarlet and his pride and Liall and his games The fact that both of them can t help but desire each other even with Scarlet in denial made the story all the better Especially since Scarlet has been searching for something for such a Supper Club long time and doesn t realize until almost tooate that Liall is what he s Moanas New Friend (Disney Moana) looking forIoved the world that was created for this series It s so detailed and adventurous and I enjoy reading about it all I really Professional Capital love the fantasy aspect of it and the fact that it s not tainted by technology This is one of my favorite series and I mooking forward to re reading the rest of them Originally read 9909 with a 4 star rating Hey there Little Red Riding HoodYou sure are Seven Dwarfs Find a House (Disney Classic) looking goodYou re everything that a big bad wolf could want Well of course this song came to mind for me Come on nowtell me you re surprised I mean really we have a cute guy named Scarlet in a red hooded coat who travels through the woodsok he kind of travels all over the place he s a peddler and we have a big hunky aggressive use to getting his own way bad guybut not really who people refer to as a wolf but in fact goes by the name Liall It s inevitablerightI really have no problem with this because Scarlet and the White Wolf goes well beyond the traditional story of Little Red Riding Hood Kirby Crow gives us a whole different world for this story to evolve in and to be honest for the most part it s not a pretty world It s filled with conflict and strife often times theaw of the Berlioz, Vol. 2 land is survival of the fittest This is not planet earth and our rules values and morals don t apply Anyone who reads fantasy with any regularity knows that s one of the first things you have to remember It doesn t mean that there aren t values and morals to be found or followed just that they may be different than what we would expectI was totally enchanted with this story it s two of my favorite genres fantasy mm and for me it was really well done As is often the case with fantasy books set in a fictitious environment there were many new things to be discovered theeast of which were some of the words used by the characters I had no problem with this as I found that for the most part the words were used in such a way that their meaning. Needs to cross When Liall jokingly demands a carnal toll for the privilege Scarlet refuses and an inventive battle of wills ensues with disastrous results Scarlet is convinced that Liall is a worthless immoral rogue but when the hostile countrysid.
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Kirby Crow worked as an entertainment editor and ghostwriter for several years before happily giving it up to bake brownies read yaoi play video games and write her own novels Whenever she isn't slaying Orcs or flying a battleship for the glory of the Amarr Empire she can be found in the kitchen her vegetable garden or at the keyboard tapping away at her next bookKirby is a winner of the