Jewel of the East (The Devil DeVere #5) by Victoria Vane

Jewel of the East (The Devil DeVere #5)Jewel of the East by Victoria Vane

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Victoria Vane has created such a delicious exotic romance series with the anticipated story of Sin- Captain Simon Singleton. Vane showcased such a wonderful couple with Simon and Salime as they heal each other scars.

I enjoyed watching these two interacting with one another, the trouble I had overall was the rushed feel when it slowed down in parts.

It was great revisiting this series with appearances by DeVere and Diana.

Still a wonderful addition to this this series!

Thank you to Victoria Vane for the ARC!

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What happens when "happily ever after" has come and gone?

On the eve of her only daughter, Princess Raven's wedding, an aging Snow White finds it impossible to share in the joyous spirit of the occasion. The ceremony itself promises to be the most glamorous social event of the decade. Snow White’s castle has been meticulously scrubbed, polished and opulently decorated for the celebration. It is already nearly bursting with jubilant guests and merry well-wishers. Prince Edel, Raven's fiancĂ©, is a fine man from a neighboring kingdom and Snow White's own domain is prosperous and at peace. Things could not be better, in fact, except for one thing:

The king is dead.

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