The Shadows Between Us: A decadently romantic standalone fantasy novel from bestselling author and TikTok sensation Tricia Levenseller
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Myron tries to take the sheets with him, but I’ve got them firmly clamped around myself. When he fails to wrest them from me, he reaches down to grab his pants.
The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller | Pushkin Press
now Adele’s Turning Tables chorus is blasting in my mind SO I WON’T LET YOU CLOSE ENOUGH TO HURT ME – picture that a bit, I’m getting you in the mood) Dethroned Royalty, Captive Princess, Court Politics, Revenge Plot, Love Triangle, Resistance Movement, Hidden Identity, Cruel Rulers, Psychological Torture, Forbidden Romance, Betrayal and Loyalty, Rebellion, Colonialism Allegory, Cultural Erasure, Morally Grey Characters, Power Dynamics, Rituals and Traditions, Underestimated Protagonist, Personal Growth, Inner Strength. We soon find out that Leandros Vasco is a handsome and quite flirty courtier. He grew up with the king but they have since grown apart despite Leandros still residing in his court.He couldn’t make sense of it. I couldn’t, either. I barely remembered grabbing the knife Father had given to me for my fifteenth birthday, three months previous, with its jeweled handle and silver sheen, but I do remember that Hektor’s blood matched the inlaid rubies.
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The Shadows Between Us tells the story of a focused woman named Alessandra. She plans to marry, kill the king, then make herself the only ruler of the kingdom.Don’t you think you will forget how to be human if you push away all the mortals in your life?” Conclusion
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If only he knew I have my sights set a bit higher than that. “It’s a very kind offer, but I’m not ready to settle down just yet.” First of all, there is basically no world-building. There are some vague terms thrown at us on various occasions, but apart from that I have no idea how this world is supposed to look like. I mean, if we talk about a mighty kingdom that extended its boundaries by conquering other kingdoms, at least give me a damn sketch if you can’t pull off a whole map. Chosen One, Forbidden Love, Hidden Identity, Fantasy World, Royal Intrigue, Supernatural Threats, Prophecies, Sacrifices, Dark Secrets, Loyalty and Betrayal, Strong Female Protagonist, Magic and Mythology, Redemption Arc, Dangerous Desires, Protective Hero, Court Politics, Trials and Tests, Power Struggles, Slow-Burn Romance, Intricate World-Building.
Unique plot? No. New? Definitely not. Did it have the chance to become its own and unique deliverance? Absolutely. Did it do so? Hell no.