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From bestselling author Scarlett St. Clair comes a dark and enthralling reimagining of the Hades and Persephone Greek myth. "Let me worship you," he said. She remembered the words she had whispered to him in the back of the limo after La Rose. "You will worship me, and I won't even have to order you

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Author Scarlett St. Clair

Pages 400

Publisher Sourcebooks, Incorporated

Published Date 2020-05-25

ISBN 0991132394 9780991132393


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madeline_rodgers shared a tip "Really good retelling of the Hades and Persephone story"

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ay0nami shared a tip "i absolutely loved this book. it’s was a quick read but wasn’t rushed. highly recommend"

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bry912 shared a tip "3.5/5⭐️"

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gabby_lucas_3972 shared a tip "Another 🥵🥵🥵 I should have guessed I would consume this one like King of Battle and Blood"

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Lindslovesbooks shared a tip "Very spicy, Hades x Persephone"

steph_fowlow shared a tip "Really good read. Pretty spicy with lots of sexual tension. I know it’s a series but it could be a good stand alone book."

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angela_lemke shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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kristina.kennedy24 shared a tip "🌶🌶🌶🌶🌶🌶🌶🌶"

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tashanique_yvonne shared a tip "Amazing. Hades is giving BD vibes 😍"

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mac.xo716 shared a tip "Its a no for me."

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gabriela_ortega_17 shared a tip "I loved it. Ship them so hard lol"

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m3l_rose shared a tip "This series is delicious, soo much spice and everything.. SIN"

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emersun shared a tip "I really liked this! Its not a complex read, but it is definitely a light hearted read."

maddy_eason shared a tip "Loved!!"

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alexisamarii shared a tip "Now that I have read the second one- I was too generous with this rating. I give it a solid 3/5"

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eve_109 shared a tip "Loved easy read!"

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sarah_hall_924 shared a tip "Loved it! It pulled me in with the modern retelling of Hades and Persephone."

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aubrey_miller_7952 shared a tip "Unique twist on greek mythology. The Hades and Persephone story will never get old."

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megan_green_9650 shared a tip "Such an intoxicating read! 😅❤️"

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faebae shared a tip "it was really really reallyyy good i was hooked 100% recommend"

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lex_benedict shared a tip "This is primarily a romance book but the detail put into describing the landscapes and architecture really help paint a picture"

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mitzi_torres shared a tip "I loved this book!! 🤍🥵🌶"

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alianna_hastings shared a tip "Sooooo spicy, and an amazing enemies to lovers 😍"

lily_zimmerman_9332 shared a tip "I loved this series. Waiting on the edge of my seat for the 4th book"

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jessica_davey_8097 shared a tip "Instantly obsessed. A very interesting retelling of a Greek myth and a one of a kind love story"

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brittney_fisher_9147 shared a tip "Spicy adult fantasy"

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emmeline_rhoades shared a tip "A touch of darkness is one of my favorite books along with others in the series."

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kelsey_dunphy shared a tip "It was focused mostly on the passion and not so much on the story like I was hoping"

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catherine_neilson shared a tip "Loved this book! Great modern telling of Hades and Persephone"

myla_lasley shared a tip "BEST ROMANCE EVER"

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brie_elizabeth shared a tip "Love this story it’s sucked me in right away"

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preesha shared a tip "For this one, you do think it’s necessary to read the other books? Like does it end in a cliffhanger…?"

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tina_skeen shared a tip "Really good modern re-telling of the story of persephone and hades.Great chemistry between the two characters. 4/5"

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diandra_repato shared a tip "Love this retelling of Hades & Persephone"

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gaby_baeza shared a tip "Swoon 😍"

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kayla_warner_6260 shared a tip "A PAGE TURNER!!!!"

rheana_newman shared a tip "A Blood and Ash series as well as A Flesh and Fire series! They are amazing and I am itching for the next books to come out!"

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kateOHSNAP shared a tip "Took me a moment to fall into the story, but once I did it blew me away. So beautifully written."

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megan_naumann shared a tip "I’ve been really into rom coms lately but I just finished flawless and heartless by Elise Silver and they were SO good."

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alluringaisha shared a tip "Amazing"

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gabrielle_boudreaux shared a tip "Cute but not my fave"

jessica_burgess_6550 shared a tip "The trope wasn’t for me. It was just ok"

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bethany_frazier_7114 shared a tip "Moves a little too fast for my liking and the spicy bits were written kind of poorly but overall it was entertaining"

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a42z shared a tip "Hades and Persephone 4ever"

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shelby_yanez shared a tip "Captivating book! It's a medium to fast paced book. I was able to devour this book within 2 days!"

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anna_bourque shared a tip "I enjoyed this first book but honestly it just didn’t need to be a series."

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soft shared a tip "AMAZINGGGG READ IT"

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brooklyn_sumrall shared a tip "This one was a really good read 🥰"

kendall_smith_2714 shared a tip "I really loved this book and I had never really read anything like it before but I really fell in love with it!!"

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sehej_anand shared a tip "absolutely loved it. this series is just >>>%"

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morgan_cook_616 shared a tip "Obsessed"

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selene_stoner shared a tip "Very Olympus lore"

sara_mclain_8775 shared a tip "Amazing story"

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marissa_hiler shared a tip "💜💜💜💜💜💜 I need more in my life!!!"

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sidney_pareja shared a tip "I honestly loved this book! I couldn’t stop reading it! It’s really cute and I 100% recommend it to everyone!"

awesome_user_506702 shared a tip "SO GOOD"

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abby_kitterman shared a tip "Barely any plot"

josie_valerius shared a tip "Read it in less then 24 hours, SO super good, you absolutely can NOT put it down"

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soarinsora shared a tip "Hades and Persepgine retelling, weak on plot strong on spice 18+"

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olivia_naugle shared a tip "I love the modern Greek POV and the gradual realization of their love and hate through the book."

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kasia_zega shared a tip "An interesting modern take on Greek Mythology! Scarlett St. Clair paints an intriguing picture of the gods' modern personalities"

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andrea_alberto shared a tip "I’ve read the third instalment already and waiting for the 4th."

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xpickleman9 shared a tip "Binge read this over the weekend😂 absolutely wonderful book"

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makenzi_harden shared a tip "Seems intresting"

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miagrace_delfini shared a tip "I love this series so far, I just finished a touch of ruin. It is so good. I am addicted!"

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snow_bug shared a tip "Loved all the books. And now on the Hades saga...."

vania_de_matos shared a tip "Love the new take on Hades"

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camila_otoya shared a tip "it’s super good! totally recommend:)"

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aaria_johnson shared a tip "Love!!!"

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anotherstory shared a tip "Read it and you shall find out"

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taylor_snider shared a tip "10/10 did not want it to end."

raihannah_shuaib shared a tip "Only for the retelling but it is a slow burn. On a scale of 1-5 (1 being spicy but would you really call it spicy) it’s a 1."

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emma_trenchard shared a tip "Very well written and engaging, finished in 2 days. Definitely a little spicier than expected!"

adam_cardenas shared a tip "It was so beautiful I couldn’t put it down"

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victoria_rowe_8605 shared a tip "I love this book so many emotions"

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ale_godoy shared a tip "Lovely modern retelling of Hades and Persephone’s story"

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b_6163 shared a tip "Ok so I haven’t finished but I bought it today and im about half way done! It is so good! I can not put it down!"

rayne_waters67 shared a tip "Loved this book"

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amber_lynn_3570 shared a tip "Loved so much"

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cori_ball shared a tip "It was a really good quick romance read!"

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julia_putnam shared a tip "Great #enemiestolovers book 🤩 can’t wait for the third! In the meantime I’ll be reading Hades’s perspective!"

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emmaa0_0 shared a tip "LOVE IT!!!!! Couldn’t get enough!! Greek gods, sexual attraction that’s just 🔥 How this author writes is amazing"

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stephanie_mason_8186 shared a tip "I would let the god of the underworld play cards with me any day! #touchofdarkness #hades #persephone"

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jasmine_mcclure shared a tip "I read this in 2 days! So good!"

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natalie_mott shared a tip "Super spicy but oh, so good!"

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emely_eguino shared a tip "Absolutely amazing!!! So spicy, I love the retelling of hades and Persephone 🖤"

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celeste_bermejo shared a tip "Modern Greek mythology that tells the love story of Hades and Persephone"

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heather_petty shared a tip "Having to do audio books. So hooked on this read ❤️❤️❤️"

awesome_user_499669 shared a tip "Loved this book"

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raeanne_hudson shared a tip "ugh it’s soooooo good"

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brooke_dragone shared a tip "spicy"

alexandra_earnest_1387 shared a tip "This book was HOT (5/5 on the spice meter) and held my attention so well. I’m in love with this!"

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aubree_tipps_lewis shared a tip "Perfect read when you are in a book hangover. Fast and easy romance. Love a Hades and Persephone :)"

lauren_knudsen_2191 shared a tip "****!!!! Also I love this trope"

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amanda_beard_8857 shared a tip "Audible"

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allison_3489 shared a tip "literally love this book it is such a slow burning book and normally i hate slow burns but this one i’m in love with!"

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morgan_weber_457 shared a tip "This book was good, but I don’t plan on reading the second in the series. Lost its touch for me in the end."

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retrobite shared a tip "I loved this one! Thank q💜"

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samantha_wall_2984 shared a tip "I loved this book. Its a fast read and it pulls on all the right strings. 18+"

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elizabeth_thibaudeau shared a tip "Its a quick read. A bit like spicy fanfiction, but still good 👍"

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samantha_brady_6282 shared a tip "So great! I couldn’t put it down. I’m a huge fan of Greek mythology and this retelling was fantastic."

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bella_7139 shared a tip "Fell back in love with romance and omg the tension in this book, impossible to put down"

hailey_paine shared a tip "I love a good Hades and Persephone retelling"

katelyn_2646 shared a tip "Oh so good. Sugar, spice, and everything in between!"

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catherine_funes shared a tip "I am currently reading the last book in the Caraval series. Sooooo good"

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ARO_15 shared a tip "I absolutely loved this book! :)"

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madisonnicole. shared a tip "Just finished it and it brought me out of my reading slump. Oh my god I could not put it down ❤️"

miranda_gallagher_274 shared a tip "Quick read but if you like Greek mythology you’ll love this book!"

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angelbb shared a tip "******* amazing and I’m in love w hades"

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heather_galvez shared a tip "Absolutely! I loved it!!"

jessica_millien shared a tip "This was a great escape!"

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alexialove8 shared a tip "This book is amazing. Unmatched"

abigail_lopez_8702 shared a tip "This was a beautiful retelling that I have read so far. It was very vivid and an easy read!"

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marrah_mitchell shared a tip "I couldn’t put this down! I love a good retelling of story we all know. Added bonus, Greek Gods"

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kelsey_674 shared a tip "Hades/Persephone modern love story while still sticking true to mythology concepts"

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sarah_rose217 shared a tip "i read this boom in one day! some parts took my beathe away! great read"

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raiosdemel shared a tip "It’s the chemistry for me 😙"

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sara_kc shared a tip "I loved it 😍"

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jessica_bull_2907 shared a tip "Most definitely!"

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kathia-henry_fulgen shared a tip "Quick read. Fun take on Greek Mythology"

none_none_8006 shared a tip "Omggggg sooooo good!!! Brittsbookyjoint on Instagram for my full review!"

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jackeline_rousseau shared a tip "So beautiful and addictive! 🖤🖤🖤 love it so much! A must read! @authorscarlettstclair"

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jett_cool shared a tip "SO GOOD PLS READ"

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marta_malugu shared a tip "Love it! The series so far is great."

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zoie_glenn shared a tip "Best book! Couldn’t put it down! Love the modern take on Greek mythological history!"

ashleigh_wall shared a tip "Obsessed with this rendition of the story. #greekgods"

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ashmoon shared a tip "This was such a lovely story. If you love Greek mythology please read"

kimberly_hartley shared a tip "I loved this whole series!!"

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tiffany_turcotte shared a tip "Loved this fresh take on Greek mythology ❤️🌹"

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ria_brianne shared a tip "A truly addictive story!!"

lostsouls shared a tip "Favorite series"

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callie_lindsey shared a tip "I read this in one day and it’s spicy but also has plot :)"

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maricruz_romo shared a tip "It was beautifully written with such want and yearn for the characters. I highly recommend it!"

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alexandra_blanco_857 shared a tip "Little spicy here but another great take on Greek gods"

alex_1342 shared a tip "A game of fate is better"

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samantha_foster_1858 shared a tip "Read the whole book in 3 and a half hours. Absolutely delicious!"

myranda_lawrence shared a tip "Absolutely loved it!! Got super hooked! Currently on the 3rd book!"

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wendy_darling shared a tip "So beautifully written I love it so much"

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olivia_meyer_4863 shared a tip "Good mix of fast paced plot and spicy scenes"

sarah_giesbrecht shared a tip "Great retelling of Hades and Persephone. Love the idea of Greek gods being celebrities #romance #greekmythology #retelling"

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emma_selby shared a tip "Oh my goddess I loved this book. It was a real world rendition of this done beautifully"

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megan_gruendler shared a tip "An addicting read. Loved how this story based on Greek mythology takes place in modern day. So unique and spicy!"

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tammy_bergeron shared a tip "I loved the characters"

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april_gatlin_1200 shared a tip "Book 1"

bessem_ayuk-enow shared a tip "a spicy romance book that has the right amount of darkness. #darkfantasy #darkromance"

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leangelie_negron shared a tip "An amazing read, I devoured the book in a day!"

allison_5292 shared a tip "This book had me HOOOOKED OMG!!! 🌶🌶🌶"

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soupysammy shared a tip "I loved this book!! Omg can’t wait to continue reading the story with Hades POV next!"

kalina_hozeski shared a tip "It just sucks you in!!"

gabrielle_bishop_1389 shared a tip "different than my normal reads but I loved it."

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christy_jessup_5857 shared a tip "Good read, finished it in a day!"

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makayla_boyer shared a tip "Finished this in 6 hours! I just couldn’t put it down! One of my favorite books!"

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lily_dyas shared a tip "This book had me teeming with excitement!"

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Siasweetheart shared a tip "Hades. 🤌🏽"

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sadie_byerly shared a tip "the ****<3"

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brooklyn_wullaert_2566 shared a tip "I’m a huge Scarlett St. Clair lover! Her books, especially A Touch Of Darkness, Is pure perfect! I recommend this very much!"

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alainna_3006 shared a tip "Great book if you love Greek mythology! Very nice romance series!"

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bella6672 shared a tip "One of my favorite reads it's so intoxicating and makes you never want to put it down 10-10 reccomend"

sophia_gillam shared a tip "One of my favorite books. Read it in one sitting."

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tiffany_lowery shared a tip "Loved it"

gracelyn_brown shared a tip "Lovedddd. Modern twist on ancient Greek gods. Forbidden romance is always the best kind"

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megan_steinberg shared a tip "These books are so good. I honestly binged each book a day a piece. Highly recommend reading this series"

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saige_brey shared a tip "steamy and had a good plot. greeks"

ava_8007 shared a tip "It is very spicy🔥"

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rouxsbookishpassport shared a tip "Spicy Retelling!"

zoe_blum shared a tip "Definelty worth the read but the full series is yet to be out and it leaves with a cliffhanger"

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heidi_jean-baptiste shared a tip "It was a good fast read. Read it in a day."

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dynene_alcantara shared a tip "I could not put this book down. I loved every moment of reading it. I highly recommend this book"

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kodi_kendrick shared a tip "I’m currently just reading this series. My goal is to read all the books by Scarlett"

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jazzy_pohl shared a tip "Well told and enchanting. I just love mythology"

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audrey_p_7013 shared a tip "A fun twist on Greek mythology (Hades and Persephone) with some steamy scenes ♨️"

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mikayla_bianchi shared a tip "One of my new favourite books 😍😍😍 can’t wait to read the next two 😊😁"

nicole_ramey_3019 shared a tip "Loveeeed!"

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krystal_bolden shared a tip "Loved the world building and the development of the characters!"

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rebecca_schiltz shared a tip "A slow burn that I couldn't put down"

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abigail_jacobs_5409 shared a tip "it’s like someone read lore olympus and then got on wattpad and wrote “their own version” in a week"

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