By Nadia Scrieva
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She is a chic princess displaced from her domestic. he's a coarse sea captain with a center of gold...
To get away the conflict in her underwater nation, the noble daughter of a murdered king needs to flee to Alaska. Doing all she will be able to to maintain her more youthful sisters secure, Aazuria attempts to assimilate and paintings one of the americans, together with her feisty red-haired bodyguard at her part. This safe haven holds friendly surprises, for the princess meets a somber gentleman in a gloomy nook who provides to teach her his international.
Trevain Murphy is a winning crab fisherman who has spent his existence construction an empire above the ocean, yet is familiar with not anything of the higher empire underneath the skin. while a sleek dancer captures his consciousness, he turns into eager about her out of date speech and designated mannerisms. studying that her father has lately died, he can't face up to extending his kindness in supplying to steer and shield her.
As it turns into transparent that the dark-haired lady is way greater than she turns out, Trevain is unprepared to discover the unbelievable secrets and techniques in the back of her blameless facade. Neither the captain nor the princess can think that their lives becomes forcibly entwined as a standard enemy threatens either one of their worlds...
Praise for Drowning Mermaids:
"...A scorching romance among not likely characters, a conflict raging unseen to human eyes, and the unforeseen experience of a guy who inspiration the easiest a part of his existence used to be at the back of him, in simple terms to determine it has simply begun...I don't understand what i used to be extra inspired with, the wonderful writing of the writer, or her artistic genius. both manner this novel will get my hearty advice when you take pleasure in any kind of fantasy." - J.T. Thomas, Goodreads reviewer
"Scrieva's skill to infuse a moderate feel of irony into even the main somber passage was once a sheer pleasure to learn. The occasional use of sarcasm on the price of the characters made the reader consider occasion to a personal funny story, and created a snug intimacy. hence, greater than the other, I'll be making a choice on up the sequel Fathoms of Forgiveness (Sacred Breath, #2)." - Sadie Forsythe, writer of The Weeping Empress
More reader reviews:
"I discovered this booklet to be attractive, clever and good crafted. the writer Nadia Scrieva has a BA in Anthropology and English. It indicates. Plot, pacing and enhancing are all good performed. attention-grabbing anthropological tidbits are sprinkled in." - Wren Doloro
"Ms. Scrieva makes use of a Darwinian method of the lore that's clean and scientific... I'm no longer announcing it will be the recent Harry Potter, yet in basic terms since it isn't really intended for children's eyes." - Thomas M. Bernal
Reviews from readers:
"The writer is extremely artistic and imaginitive, and intelligently so. The mythos at the back of the mermaids used to be distinct (at least to me) and completely defined with an creative cognizance to aspect that made me consider like i used to be fairly there." ★★★★★
"I can't give some thought to one other e-book I've learn lately that so absolutely ate up me from the 1st click on of my Kindle to the last." ★★★★★
"I liked that the Captain was once improper and pain, and never Mr. Stud muffin excellent. He felt actual, as did every body else that's beautiful extraordinary contemplating the fantastical global within which they inhabit." ★★★★★
"Being a massive fan of the television exhibit "The Deadliest Catch" (about Alaskan Fisherman), yet now not one to more often than not examine a mermaid love tale, i used to be just a little not sure of what to anticipate with this novel. however the top of the range writing and gripping narrative enticed me to learn alongside, and that i was once fast swept up in a narrative that a ways surpassed all my (admittedly modest) expectations!" ★★★★
"Sure there's the delusion atmosphere approximately mermaids and undersea kingdoms and the war... yet that used to be simply the surroundings for a cleverly written, deeply emotional and intricate story that hits many layers with nuance and finesse." ★★★★★
About the Author:
Nadia Scrieva is delusion author who believes her Anthropology measure is healthier utilized in developing compelling subterranean or extraterrestrial existence varieties. She additionally has deep fondness for double-edged, pointy objects.
She lives in Toronto, Canada without husband, no young ones, and no pets. She does personal a truly beautiful houseplant which she sometimes recalls to water among her all-consuming writing marathons.