Series: Thieves, #3
Published by: DLZ Entertainment LLC
on January 21, 2014
Genres: Contemporary Romance, Fantasy, Paranormal Romance
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When an ancient artifact enslaves every werewolf on earth, humanity’s only hope is a thief…
Zoey Donovan should be happy. Her love life couldn’t be better, her demonic nemesis is on the run, business is booming, and no one has tried to kill her in seven whole months. But without her best friend to share it with, it all seems a little hollow. Neil, her fabulous furry wingman, is missing and two grumpy werewolf bodyguards have taken his place.
Undaunted by her humorless babysitters, she intends to track Neil down even if it means risking her newfound romantic bliss. But someone else has plans for Zoey, and he doesn’t intend to play nice. Lucas Halfer is desperate for revenge, and he knows just how to get it.
An ancient Roman legend tells of an artifact that will grant its possessor the power to control all wolves. No one, including Daniel and Dev, believes the Strong Arm of Remus is real but Zoey thinks Halfer might have already located it. With every werewolf pack in North America gathering in Colorado, the demon could enslave an unstoppable army.
To save the day, and possibly the world, Zoey will have to find a way to steal the Strong Arm of Remus from one of the most powerful demons in existence. Then again, impossible is kind of her specialty.
Steal the Moon by Lexi Blake is a Paranormal Romantic Suspense that will leave you breathless until the very last page is turned. Lexi Blake is becoming one of my favorite PNR authors and she hit a home run with the Thieves series. It just keeps getting better and better. I would say that in the future she will be in the same ranks as Kresley Cole, Larissa Ione, and Gena Showalter. Steal the Moon has everything a paranormal reader could ever want: wolves, zombies, demons, pixies, faeries, angels, witches, and of course vampires.
First of all, let me tell you that you have to read this series in order. You will be lost and confused if you don’t. I definitely don’t want you lost and confused, but I do want you ridiculously satisfied, and you will get that when you read this series. The storyline and the suspense will keep you on your toes, but it’s the characters as a whole who bring it home. You will meet so many wonderful, dynamic characters in this series and you will not want to let them go. At first, I was all the way Team Dev! I mean, what’s not to love? He’s a smooth talking, panty melting, kinky playboy who has fallen head over heels for Zoey Donovan. After reading Steal The Moon, I’m ALSO Team Daniel! and YES, I’m allowed to be both 🙂 In the previous books, Danny was struggling hard. He was alway brooding, arguing, and just plain pissing me off. That’s not to say he still isn’t accomplishing those qualities in this book, but for me, he has gotten more comfortable in his role as King and also by Zoey’s side. He has warmed up to Dev, and those two messing with each other was so fun to read. There is this hilarious back and forth play dynamic between the two, and it’s very touching to see how far they have both grown in the relationship. They are even playing video games together, and THAT is just a major improvement. My gorgeous Dev has gotten stronger with the help of Danny, and Danny has become more accepting. It’s really beautiful how they have become almost best friends. ( Shhh..don’t tell them I said that )
We can all say “oh poor Z!” She has to struggle with loving two men, and I agree that it probably has its ups and downs, but I’m still incredibly jealous of her. I think she finally realizes that she can’t live without either one of them. They are way too important to her. In this book, we see her grow as well. At the beginning the boys were sheltering her too much and changing Zoey without meaning to. When she finally stood up and had enough and got back to her own stubborn, hard-headed self is when the real fireworks began.
“If you love me, be brave enough to risk losing me.”
There is so much going on in this story. I was captivated the whole way through. There was a wide range of emotions that this pulled out of me. There were times, I wanted to kill Dev and Danny AND Zoey myself. I laughed so hard, I cried even harder, and my breath hitched a couple of times as well. And don’t forget, this wouldn’t be a Lexi Blake book if there weren’t nipple clamps and spankings involved. Oh god, have I mentioned how much I love Dev?! The sex was amazing between these three. Hot as all get out! Rough, tender, sensual, kinky….it had everything a kinky girl like me could want.
“Yes, and she’s got the pussy, dude. Maybe you can get pussy wherever you want, but I’m a dude who’s only wanted one pussy his whole life. You gotta deal with the pussy in a certain way.”
I could probably go on forever with this review, but the last topic I want to hit on is the most important part…the characters, new and old. You finally get to meet Declan, Dev’s brother, and let’s just say you will not see it coming. If you thought Dev was a playboy, I can’t wait for you to meet Declan. Halfer, the demon is still hunting down Zoey and he will stop at nothing to get to her. I can’t say too much about Neil, Zoey’s gay husband, who also happens to be a wolf, but I will say, I hope he gets his own happy ending along with the rest of them. Sometimes there is a character that swoops in and steals the light from our main characters, and that my friends, has to be Zoey’s wolf bodyguard Lee. I loved his no-nonsense attitude from the beginning, and his loyalty, just like Zoey’s, is unmatched. By the end of the book, that man/wolf had me in tears.
I chose Steal the Moon as a Top Pick for me. There is just so much to love about this book and this series in general. It will hit all the right spots, and will leave you wanting more. Readers constantly talk about book boyfriends, and I’m on board, in fact I have a few myself, BUT with this book you get an entire book family. You will love each and every one of them. Once again, Lexi has left me with bated breath, counting down the days until she brings us along on her next journey.
Haven’t started the Thieves Series yet? No worries! Check it out here…
Book 1 – Steal The Light
Book 2 – Steal The Day
Learn more about this series and more about the amazing Lexi Blake HERE!