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BI investigator Not likely Luckily none of the bad guys seemed to be terribly smart either or she would have been in deep troubleI did like the bat السودان المأزق التاريخي و آفاق المستقبل - المجلد الثاني form of the vampires Reminded me of the vampires in Van Helsing with Hugh Jackman The idea of the trip back in time is also a good oneBut overall this was notor me Too shallow storyline too scattered characters not terribly smart no tension The cliffhanger ending had me The Pavement Arena flipping back andorth checking if I had missed something it was so out of the blue and abrupt I will definitely not be picking up THE NEXT IN THE SERIES WELL WORTH THE READ next in the series Well worth the read Moon has become one of my absolute avorite heroines in today s vampire FictionThis Series Promises To Be Simply Amazing series promises to be simply amazing voodootime traveling aspect is simply awesome I really loved the way the New Orleans scenery and accents were writtendescribed in both the present and past The pace was steady and believable Overall it was really well doneSo many cool characters are introduced and I love the Anne Rice referencesI was worried that since the author was collaborating on this series the character wouldn t read The time traveling voodoo aspects and setting in New Orleans all worked together to snag and hold my attention All that Anne Rice crap is true I thought on my way out the door New Orleans really does have a vampire problem Besides me of courseWow MOON BAYOU by JR Rain and Rod Kierkegaard Jr is the Rabiosa first book I ve ever read by JR Rain and served as my introduction to private detective single mom and vampire Samantha Moon I thoroughly enjoyed the story the crazy uirky and historical characters and the humor I have been going thru New Orleans withdrawal since reading Suzanne Johnson s latest Sentinels of New Orleans book and this worked very well as an antidoteMOON BAYOU is the debut of the authors new Samantha Moon Case Files series I have not previously read any of Rain s Vampireor Hire series which Sculpting Making a Toddler Doll feature Samantha s story and exploits Here s a very basic summary if you are also unfamiliar with her I had been a happy normal wife and mother in Orange County until ten years ago when I was attacked by an evil vampire and turned into one myself It s made my life since gross and scary and let sace it weirdI was enthralled with Samantha She s smart Soldados del Multiverso: Guerreros del pasado (Guerras del Multiverso n 2) fierceeisty caring and down to earth She had previously worked in law enforcement and now runs her own private investigations On Disgust firm If you are lookingor a romance there s no real romance in this installment though Samantha mentions and misses her shifter boyfriend many times The author did a great job A Dirty Wedding Night: A Dirty Rockstar Romance Collection (Dirty, Book 2.5) filling in what I as a newbie reader needed to know regarding Samantha and her prior history However I do believe that my enjoyment would have been increased if I d read that previous series and had a prior connection to Samantha heramily and boyfriend The good news is that my interest in reading Samantha s previous adventures has been officially piued and I hope to go back and catch up with her soon My New Menopausal Years full review is posted at Reading Between The Wines Book Club Check it out here Wine Glasses AirstA Faja (Naslouchač, firstor me to give JR Rain a bad review but he left me hanging on this one AND didn t give a link or hint to the next book Not happy about that at all This is a nail biter cliffhanger of a novella and would have been highly recommended if not or the act there is nothing leading you to the next boo. A Moon spin off story co written by bestselling author of The Dead Detective and The Department of Magic Rod Kierkegaard .
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Publisher and Netgalley Dirty Work for providing me with aree copy of this book in exchange or an honest review Review MOON BAYOU by J R Rain and Rod Kierkegaard JrSingle parent Samantha Moon real vampire housewife of Orange County and private investigator travels to New Orleans in search of a missing young woman Naturally all is not what it seems and in this metropolis so downtrodden by Katrina where it seems even the will to recovery is no behind the scenes Classic New Orleans is still very viable vampires werewolves and intensely powerful Vodoun Way too powerful or one vampire to combat Moon Bayou is a paranormal The Mount Shasta Mission fantasyeaturing vampires werewolves and the voodoo culture around New Orleans This book Little Darlings follows the already popular Samantha Moon series Samantha is a Private Investigator and lives in California but she s been asked to investigate the disappearance of Wendy Lo Missingor six months her parents are desperate Greenwich for any newsSamantha is an unusual investigator in that she is a vampire with mind reading skills plus she can go out in the sunlight due to someancy rings she wears However New Orleans has an uncomfortable atmosphere which she can t put her inger on More curious is the warning she receives rom a riend about a blood price on her head set in 1860 A ridiculous statement
Sam wasn t around then or is itWhen she s captured by the T te Mort Krewe and help comes rom Mate Me [If You May] (The Millennium Wolves, friends she doesn t remember Sam has uestions than answers It looks like Voodoo ueen Marie Laveau is the one she must turn to but contacting her on the night of their most powerful ceremony has life changing resultsI loved this story I have read theirst Samantha Moon book which reminds me I need to catch up with this series The storyline was True fast andull of surprises I wanted to howl like a werewolf when the book ended I wanted Free ADR provided by NetGalley thank youThis seems to be a spin off of a series with the same main character which I ind strange Hints at other books and stories are there but never elaborated uponThe book starts as a classic PI story I expected investigative UF but that was not really what this is The plot was allover the place and none of the storylines came to a satisfying conclusion Maybe this was intended as a set up or the series but Fucking Trans Women for me it only made the whole book very scatteredThe vampire elementseel like a gimmick at Slavery Reborn first to make it interesting Aew werewolves got thrown in and a vodoo ueen None of those elements were very convincing Sorry but these supes were all pretty lame The vampires all come across as silly none of this is the least bit scary or intriguingDon t expect anything dark The language of the story reminded me of chick lit which could have worked if it was You Can Make Anything Sad funny andull of witty banter or snark but that was lacking as wellThere was some needless repetition of previously explained points which was a bit annoying I understood about the magical powers of those rings when they were explained the irst I understood about THE MAGICAL POWERS OF THOSE RINGS WHEN THEY WERE magical powers of those rings when they were the irst I did not need it explained a second or third time And I am not a Bulbophyllums; the Incomplete Guide, From A to WHY? fan of the vocabulary Many sentences often in the same paragraph started with I mean and like kinda sorta kept popping up a lot as well It made the heroine sound like a teenager not like a grown woman with two childrenI like my heroines to be smarter as well The dumb but muddling through type is not my thing She is supposed to be aormer Mettle against a new kind of lurking evilFrom the author of the Vampire or Hire Series JR Rain comes a brand new Samanth. Apparently this is a spin Off From Another Series So from another #Series So Went Into #so went into at a disadvantage There was the obligatory ill in that I detest so much but I still elt like I was starting episode 4 of season 3 of some campy tv show The story left me high and dry Literally I was wishing it was over and I got my wish It just ended with no resolution Apparently you need to read the next book in the series to continue But there is no second book to the series This Its a Lat Lat Lat Lat World first book was published 2 years ago You can t tell me this is a complicated seuel that reuires two years toinalize A Song of Fire and Ice it is not Okay so I woke up cranky Let s just say I won t be reading the seuel if it ever is published Even if it is The Infinite Air free like this one was Just 3 starsI m giving this 3 stars it would have been a higher score because the writing is good and the storyun However this was not written by the author of the Vampire The Spill for Hire series and he took liberties and did not retain basic parameters of the protagonist s character and vampiric abilities The ending also did not resolve itself It was very disappointing end Enjoyable Sam Moon Just a little longer than her lastew booksI enjoyed this book it gives Samantha a different voice I had Pandoras Planet fun with this caseile than I ve had with her last two books I m wondering if JRR is getting a little tired of Samantha I m wondering if her stories are now being handed off to RK I do like that she is not as negative about herself in this book as she has steadily gotten to be In this book Sam has traveled to New Orleans on a missing persons case and gets much than she has bargained Is It Bedtime Wibbly Pig? for She travels back in timeinding herself in Old New Orleans just be How To Win At Casino Gambling for the civil war breaks out between the north and south I think Kierkegaard gives Samantha a littleeminine Training the Help (Hedon Falls feel which is nice She is still tough and witty you still recognize her but Ieel she has just a little softer side The 4 stars For leaving too much undone The book ends when you don t expect so there is no resolution No doubt a second Case File to conclude will be coming or Samantha will have a whole new way of life without her When Not to Build family Read all my reviews on Vampire novels usually are not really my cup of tea Time travel however definitely is so I decided to give this novel a try Moon Bayouollows mother of two vampire private detective Samantha Moon as she takes on a missing person case that will take her to New Orleans and accidently also to the 19th centuryI ve read nothing of the original Vampire or Hire series that this new series is a spin off to but I didn t eel like that mattered much since I didn t get the idea there were a lot of things I was missing because of it The story really has two parts none of which were Hello Bravo ! - Activity Book fully closed at the end of this book I suppose the larger of the two the one involving time travel will be taken to the next novel in this series as the ending truly had a cliffhangerThe vampires were uite nice especially in their bat likeorms There were also some werewolves because those seem obligatory these days Overall the writing was very An Eye for an Eye fast and easy making this a light read I d liked to see some closure though especially on the real caseile I ll have to read the next book to Still Side by Side find out what will happen to SamanthaMoon Bayou is theirst book in the Samantha Moon Case Files which is a spin off series Oriori No Uta from the Vampireor Hire seriesThanks to the. Mother wife private investigator vampire Sam Moon's been around the block Now unlife brings her to New Orleans to test her.since Sam wasn t around then or is itWhen she s captured by the T te