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One Silent Night (Dark-Hunter Series #12)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

4 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

Good read, not as bad as you may have heard.

Yes, the print is large and the book is short. Yes, the hero is a bad guy and his heroine is a b****. This novella does go into their background, however, and reminds the reader that most things are not as simple as black/white, good/evil, etc.
Kenyon "warns" her re...
Yes, the print is large and the book is short. Yes, the hero is a bad guy and his heroine is a b****. This novella does go into their background, however, and reminds the reader that most things are not as simple as black/white, good/evil, etc.
Kenyon "warns" her readers that OSN is a major turning point in the series. I liked meeting the new characters, and learning more about a couple of familiar ones. Yes, the DH world is more complicated than we knew, but that also makes it more interesting. I also liked the checks and balances and the uneasy truces that were formed.
I didn't have a problem with the timing issue; it's not the first novella to go back and fill in a story.
Bottom line, for me at least, is that this is a $6.99 paperback. I didn't have great expectations, and it was better than I had hoped it would be. Just check it out and see for yourself.

posted by 148617 on November 13, 2008

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Most Helpful Critical Review

5 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

It failed

I got the book today and sadly, it left so much to be desired.

It wasn't a great book, it didn't live up to the series as a whole. There is one thing that I dislike overall and it was Stryker's wife. It's a very short book, I understand that but Stryker was gla...
I got the book today and sadly, it left so much to be desired.

It wasn't a great book, it didn't live up to the series as a whole. There is one thing that I dislike overall and it was Stryker's wife. It's a very short book, I understand that but Stryker was glazed over, his inherent evil qualities shifted so fast that it was annoying. There are too many races to remember now and the ultimate dislike of this book, Nick. People'll see when they read it.

It was...decent for a very quick read. Don't pick it up and expect it to take you long, it's big print so it's really only 100 pages total, not 300 and something. Also, there is a Carbon-Copy-Ash Character in the book named Jared, it was a total eye-roll book. Don't expect too much from it.

posted by Aerithcultice on November 4, 2008

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  • Posted November 4, 2008

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    It failed

    I got the book today and sadly, it left so much to be desired.<BR/><BR/>It wasn't a great book, it didn't live up to the series as a whole. There is one thing that I dislike overall and it was Stryker's wife. It's a very short book, I understand that but Stryker was glazed over, his inherent evil qualities shifted so fast that it was annoying. There are too many races to remember now and the ultimate dislike of this book, Nick. People'll see when they read it.<BR/><BR/>It was...decent for a very quick read. Don't pick it up and expect it to take you long, it's big print so it's really only 100 pages total, not 300 and something. Also, there is a Carbon-Copy-Ash Character in the book named Jared, it was a total eye-roll book. Don't expect too much from it.

    5 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 8, 2011

    Very rushed...

    Very rushed. Shorter than most of the others. It was a nice love story-but geez, not much meat to this one.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 5, 2008

    Large Print?

    What's with the annoying oversized font? This is Kenyon's second full price book with novella sized content. Disappointing after the pleasure of reading Acheron!

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