Since this was the third and last book in the series, Key of Valor ends with a nice scene featuring only the three heroines in order to give closure to the whole quest for the "keys".
While I understood the reason behind the way NR chose to end the story, I was left feeling that (view spoiler zoe and Brad were "cheated I would have liked to see them in a special one-on-one final scene, the same way their friends had.
There's a lot of talk about symbolism and coincidences in this book: some interesting, some confusing.He was the all-around good guy, charming, seductive and, of course, commitment-shy.And I couldn't care less about him.An old mansion named.That was on the first pages of the book and, no matter how cliché that was, I was chilled to the bone and wondering if Malory, the heroine, would turn out to be one of those tstl blondes whose aim in life is to step.Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now.It was pretty much the same basic thing all over again, and neither Zoe nor Brad, the couple du jour, was compelling enough to engage my full interest This final installment in the, key trilogy was the weakest for.Her reluctance to accept the hollow man john dickson carr pdf Brad's love was justifiable in the beginning - after all, single mothers are, or should be, wary when considering a new romantic relationship - but I though she dragged it a little too long.If Brad was a "shady" character, I could understand it, but he was far from.
As for the ending, I was as fooled by Malory's trick as the villain: I thought Flynn would have to rescue her with a bang, but I should have known that she was smart enough to do it by herself.
Not exactly the combo I wanted.
Flynn, Dana's brother, joined the quest for the keys in no time, even though he was skeptical about the whole thing.Unfortunately, my impression didn't change after reading this book and there was a time or two when I wanted to give her a good shake to make her see reason.All things considered, this was an overall good, although not stellar, read for a nice and lazy afternoon/evening.Booklist (starred review looking for More Great Reads?Well, all of them were skeptical at first, but they changed their minds when strange things started to happen.It was pretty much the same basic thing all over again, and neither Zoe nor Brad, the couple du jour, was compelling enough to engage my full interest.He fell fast and hard for Zoe and, bonus points there, he also adored her son Simon.I actually thought that Flynn's scenes with his friends were more interesting than his scenes with Malory, and that's not a good thing in Romancelandia.Malory's scenes with Dana and Zoe were less entertaining and felt a little too juvenile.The ultimate good guy, he was perfection in flesh and bone, there was absolutely nothing wrong with him.