In Stolen, on aIt was in Bitten, Kelley Armstrong's debut novel, that thirty-year-old Elena Michaels came to terms with her feral appetites and claimed the proud identity of a beautiful, successful womanand the only living female werewolf.
In Stolen, on a mission for her own elite pack, she is lured into the net of ruthless Internet billionaire Tyrone Winsloe, who has funded a bogus scientific investigation of the other races and their supernatural powers. Kidnapped and studied in his underground lab deep in the Maine woods, these paranormalswitches, vampires, shamans, werewolvesare then released and hunted to the death in a real-world video game. But when Winsloe captures Elena, he finally meets his match....Continua
I also find the gratuitous seAn enjoyable page turner, and I'll be sad to see the back of the werewolves. Still, I can't help feeling that there's something missing from these otherworld books, and that stops me from giving them full marks.
I also find the gratuitous sex scenes between Clay and Elena a little out of place, they're more eye rolling moments than a natural part of the book.
Still very entertaining though, and I do like the way the characters have been fleshed out....Continua