Demon Hunting in DixieAuthor: Lexi George
Series: Demon Hunting #1
Release date: May 1st 2011
Genres: Paranormal, Romance
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A warrior, a demon, and the girl next door. . .
Looking For Trouble
Addy Corwin is a florist with an attitude. A bad attitude, or so her mama says, 'cause she's not looking for a man. Mama's wrong. Addy has looked. There's just not much to choose from in Hannah, her small Alabama hometown. Until Brand Dalvahni shows up, a supernaturally sexy, breathtakingly well-built hunk of a warrior from - well, not from around here, that's for sure. Mama thinks he might be European or maybe even a Yankee. Brand says he's from another dimension.
Addy couldn't care less where he's from. He's gorgeous. Serious muscles. Disturbing green eyes. Brand really gets her going. Too bad he's a whack job. Says he's come to rescue her from a demon. Puh-lease. But right after Brand shows up, strange things start to happen. Dogs talk and reanimated corpses stalk the quiet streets of Hannah. Her mortal enemy Meredith, otherwise known as the Death Starr, breaks out in a severe and inexplicable case of butt boils. Addy might not know what's going on, but she definitely wants a certain sexy demon hunter by her side when it all goes down. . .
The Skeptic’s review
DNF @ 10%
Wow what the eff happened there. Not only was there some TRIGGER WARNING rape-esque scenes in the first 10%, but it moved SO quickly. I honestly had no idea what was happening or supposed to be happening because I was so caught off guard by how awkward this whole situation was.
Then there were quotes like this:
“In the bright light of her living room he was devastating, a god, a wet dream on steriods.”
Keep in mind she has known him for 0.000001 second by this point of the story because at that point, we are still in chapter one. I couldn’t take any of this one seriously and I could not continue past the rape-esque scene so I am DNFing it.
I would recommend this book to…
Absolutely no one