Hey Guys, I am so excited to be taking part in this tour for Grind by Sybil Bartel. If you haven’t read my reviews for the previous books in this series then here are the links…
Thanks to Xpresso Book Tours for having me take part! Don’t forget the giveaway at the end of the post aswell.
Giveaway: I have 1 eBook copy of Thrust (my personal favourite of the series) to giveaway! To be in with a chance just leave a comment on this post before August 25th! (there is also a tour-wide giveaway at the end of the post)
I’m silent. I’m trained. I’m lethal.
My hand skimming down your thigh, my gaze a weapon—I know more ways to kill you than please you.
But you’re not paying for my aim. You’re paying for my control. Bringing you a breath away from ecstasy, watching you beg as I hold back your release, I’ll show you exactly what you’ve been missing. Your hunger is my currency and five thousand is my price. I only have one rule—no repeats, because I’m not for keeps. I’m for sale.
One slow grind and I’ll give you exactly what you paid for.
Phew! Someone get me a cold shower! Sybil Bartel is definitely a writer I am learning to love, and how can I not when she writes these hot alpha males who are beasts in bed, and have no apologies for the things they do out of bed. Cripes, for a girl that has a weakness for bad boys these books are pretty much perfect.
In Grind we take a closer look at Dane, we’ve briefly met him in the previous books but when he stalks onto the page in Grind we know he means business. He’s a cold-blooded killer, an assassin and it runs through his every pore. His connection to the other guys being he occasionally takes an escorting client, one night only, no repeats, not ever. Using the sex as a release after his other jobs. Sexy right?
When he returns home early and Irina is in his house, left there by Alex after she left her Arms Dealer Husband Viktor, Dane is far from amused, but she definitely has something he likes. He’s a dominant man and she’s a submissive, but a submissive who has been badly mistreated and conditioned.
This book was far more romantic suspense than the previous. There is a lot of violence in this book but still plenty of the sex that makes Sybil Bartel’s books so good. I loved how Dane never changed who he was at the core, he stayed a dark and strong personality, but he fell in love and risked everything to make sure Irina found safety, even if she didn’t want him. He was so damn sexy, his appeal fell off the page.
Irina initially appears as weak and broken but as the book progresses you see just how strong she is and how much she is willing to risk to protect other people. She is a beautiful and strong person and all you want is for her to see it in herself.
I absolutely fell in love with these characters, this was a brutal story, but the characters have so much strength and their discovery of love is hard but worth it.
Sending a huge thanks to Sybil Bartel and Xpresso Book Tours for the eARC so that I could honestly review this book.
About Sybil Bartel
Ends August 17th
Book & Buy Links
Series: Thrust #3
Author: Sybil Bartel
Genre: Romance | Erotica | Romantic Suspense
Publication Date: 21 June 2017
Review Format: eBook
Other Formats: Paperback
Buy: Amazon UK | Amazon US