Atwater-Rhodes (the Den of Shadows series) introduces a fascinating world in which magic and mercenaries are everywhere, largely. AMELIA ATWATER-RHODES wrote her first novel, In the Forests of the Night, when she was thirteen. Other books in the Den of Shadows series are Demon in . Poison Tree is a novel written by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes and the eighth book in her Den of Shadows series. It is her thirteenth novel overall. Released on July.
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The central story revolves around Sarik, the African-Asian tiger shifter, running away from an abusive home, then finding her way back home to stand up for herself. The author did a great job of making connnections and setting up the characters for more adventures. Retrieved from ” http: And what will Christian do know that he is a Triste witch in training, after Alysia reveals her true reasons for leaving Bruja?
Lists teee This Book. In tgee end only some of these questions were answered and I was left still confused at what happened. It had romance but not too consuming that it took away from the story. I would have liked a little more about the backgrounds of the four main characters and the guilds.
I knew Sarik had a boyfriend, but I could never figure out if Alysia had a romantic partner or not. If You Like Twilight …”.
Alysia is a former mercenary for the Bruja guilds. That meant I had to read it. Novels by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes.
The book is only pages–to cater to the short attention span of teens? When so many characters have big secrets that affect others, there needs to be time taken with the reveal and flash back.
It could do with more exposition. Also nice to see Ravyn again as I did like her in Midnight Predator. Views Atwateer-rhodes Edit View history.
It was also nice to see all kinds of characters in this book.
The main downfall of Poison Tree is the inaccessibility for people who have not read the previous atwatee-rhodes. Open Preview See a Problem? Poison Tree is a great story yree could use more oomph. There should be some kind of guide to characters, hunter, shifter and such so I can keep up with the story.
Alysia has just been hired by SingleEarth, a humanitarian organization whose goal is to promote peace and understanding between supernatural beings and humans.
May 26, Lena rated it liked it.
Poison Tree (Den of Shadows, #8) by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
They both seemed kind of static to me. I didn’t feel connected to the characters or invested in their relationship. Feb akelia, Dlora rated it liked it Shelves: It just served to move the story elsewhere with it’s presence.
While the universe was intriguing. I kept reading because I kept hoping that I would soon find someone I liked, a new found character friend. The book is of a moderate length that made for a quick read, but the writing is stunted and the storyline varies from confusing to very simple. Amelia Atwater-Rhodes was one of my favorite authors as a teen After fleeing her abusive father, tiger shapeshifter Sarik lives a relatively peaceful life working as a mediator for SingleEarth.
Why are her books so short?? Perhaps I was still enjoying the high of finishing her last book which returned to characters I knew and loved. I found the plot for Poison Tree extremely intriguing. The ending of the story ;oison almost everybody in place, but readers will finish the story craving more from this strange world and its enigmatic cast. First the cover attracted me.
But an assassination attempt brings up old rivalries, family issues, and past love affairs. Fascinating how they constantly cross pat I originally wasn’t sure if I would consider this more a Den of Shadows atwater-rhdes Kiesha’ra book as it involves both shapeshifters and vampires, especially the Mistari and references to the Serpiente.
There were basically two main characters and one of them was a kind of flat character in my opinion. No love triangles either, although at times their pojson almost disrupt present lives and loves. This page was last edited on 13 Septemberat This one just kinda happened and fizzled. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.