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Most Helpful Favorable Review

11 out of 14 people found this review helpful.

I just finished ALPHA by Jasinda Wilder and OMW!! I may not reco

I just finished ALPHA by Jasinda Wilder and OMW!! I may not recover! You think you know what your getting when you decide to pick up this book, but you get more than you bargained for.

We meet Kyrie who is having one of the worst days ever. She loses her job, gets sex...
I just finished ALPHA by Jasinda Wilder and OMW!! I may not recover! You think you know what your getting when you decide to pick up this book, but you get more than you bargained for.

We meet Kyrie who is having one of the worst days ever. She loses her job, gets sexually propositioned by her ex-boss, bills are due and piling up, and she gets home to an eviction notice. When she sees an innocent envelope with her name on it she opens it to find a check for ten thousand dollars and in the memo line one word: YOU. Kyrie is shocked and scared as to what to do with this anonymous check.. and come on, no matter what we say if we get that kind of cash in the mail we would be freaked too! After conferring with her best bud Layla she cashes it. Then she cashes the next check for another 10 thousand when it comes the next month with BELONG written on the memo line, And the next months check with TO ME written in the memo line.YOU BELONG TO ME, in real life that would scare the hell out of me but in THIS book it is hot especially after meeting HIM and knowing what is store for her. For the next year she cashes these anonymous checks knowing that some day she will have to pay her benefactor back in some way. 120,000 dollars later it is time and she is collected.

Her benefactor is mysterious, uber private, and quite a bit paranoid. He is distrusting of everyone, but he wants Kyrie and has done for a very long time. He brings her to his home in New York, brings her into his world, and slowly lets her slip into his personal life. He is perfection, a giant god of a man, and he wants to make Kyrie beg for him. These scenes are panty scorchers!! He pushes her to the edge of her endurance and his own.

With only the sound of his voice to go by she is utterly enthralled, when she sees the whole package she nearly combusts. He makes her crazy with desire and when he touches her she goes up in flames. He has never been with anyone who affects him the way she does and he has never let anyone into his life like he has Kyrie, she has always been special. One look and he is hard as granite, one touch and he could lose his control. Only Kyrie can do this, she will always belong to him.

But his secret must come out

What happens when the perfect man finds his perfect woman and he must come clean about his past knowing he will most likely lose her?

This book was just SO good!! It was erotic yes (honestly it was hot enough I wanted to call the fire dept. to cool me down!), but the hard decisions and the emotional turmoil was the perfect balance. No woman could help read this and wish for a man like this of their own! I say again I am ruined! I don't know if there will be a second book to this or not but if there is I will be buying it!

posted by HafwynD on May 2, 2014

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Most Helpful Critical Review

12 out of 15 people found this review helpful.

Didnt like it

I really dont understand all the five stars for this book. I wish i didnt pay $5.99 for it thats for sure. Starting from the time kyrie met valentine til almost the end of this book all it was about was sex. Hot and steamy sex with no story attached at all. And dont ge...
I really dont understand all the five stars for this book. I wish i didnt pay $5.99 for it thats for sure. Starting from the time kyrie met valentine til almost the end of this book all it was about was sex. Hot and steamy sex with no story attached at all. And dont get me started on the blindfold chapters, to me that was corny and just dumb. But at the very end of the book the author actually started to tell a story that was alot better than most of the book. Dont get me wrong, i love a book with lots of hot and steamy parts in it for sure. But i also like a book that tells a story not just mind blowing sex.

posted by 9294402 on April 30, 2014

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 30, 2014

    Didnt like it

    I really dont understand all the five stars for this book. I wish i didnt pay $5.99 for it thats for sure. Starting from the time kyrie met valentine til almost the end of this book all it was about was sex. Hot and steamy sex with no story attached at all. And dont get me started on the blindfold chapters, to me that was corny and just dumb. But at the very end of the book the author actually started to tell a story that was alot better than most of the book. Dont get me wrong, i love a book with lots of hot and steamy parts in it for sure. But i also like a book that tells a story not just mind blowing sex.

    12 out of 15 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 20, 2014

    Refund--PLEASE!

    Reads like a really cheap amd extremely trashy version of Fifty Shades Of Grey. I gave it one star (and that was being generous)---I wish B&N offered refunds.

    7 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 17, 2014

    Run, do not walk away from this book.

    A horrible mash-up of 'Pretty Woman' & any soap opera ever, this was one of only two books inmy lifetime that I refused to finish. I read a few chapters in the beginning and figured it was a lost cause. Upon reading the 'pivotal' chapter in the middle I knew it was, indeed, a lost cause.

    Avoid.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2014

    Cant believe this was published

    Besides there being more than a handful of typos and incorrect grammar, this book has a terrible plot. Poorly thought out and terribly written. The word, p***y, was used possibly 30 times toward the last third of the book. It wasn't in the least bit sexy, but crass and made the dialogue sound awkward and corny. The chracters seemed to be somewhat intelligent and well articulated, but as they went along, their speech dwindled into more cringe worthy, eye-rolling phrases. This really seems like no one edited the novel before it was published.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 28, 2014

    Don't Buy This!

    This is pure pornography. I'm embarrassed that Barnes and Noble sells stuff like this. Apparently I cannot give a lower than one-star rating.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2014

    Alpha by Jasinda Wilder

    This book is OK not for me it is all about sex no action and just did not fit the name at all. Alpha has nothing to do with werewolf's like hoped it would it is a false i wish i had not bought it i was very disappointed. and it was a little boring.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2014

    Horrible

    Complete waste of time and money!

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 12, 2014

    Zero stars! This author basically took scenes from every BDSM/po

    Zero stars! This author basically took scenes from every BDSM/possessive alpha book around and did cheap unrealistic rehash. Though I shouldn't say cheap because nook book was $5.99. Waste of six bucks!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 7, 2014

    Same story

    Diff book, I'm very disappointed!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 18, 2014

    Anonymous

    When the female has a constant potty mouth it ruins her character and the book. Nuff said.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 30, 2014

    Horrible

    This book was HORRIBLE! I usually love Jacinda's stuff but this was just so bad. I was looking for a good steamy romance....oh you get it but not much else! It was too far fetched and corny. Very amature for such a seasoned writer. I couldn't even finish it!

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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