By: Lauren Smith
Mythology Professor Madelyne Haynes is working on her PhD proving that Dragons really existed. Grigori Barinov is a Dragon Shifter out to protect his family and keep their existence hidden at any cost. When Grigori tries to put a stop to Madelyne’s line of dragon investigation leading to him and his family passions flare and secrets come to light all leading to their inescapable fate to be together.
Grigori is the first book in Lauren Smith’s paranormal Brothers of Ash and Fire series and demonstrates that this author can conquer any genre with her imaginative and engaging writing! This book was a fast read with well-staged discoveries and loads of impassioned heat. Ms. Smith’s ability to present questionable actions then temper them with sweetness and innocence for clarity guided this story to its satisfying conclusion. Grigori was a hero who stood alone with the burdens of his leadership and heroine Madelyne’s introversion bordered on heartbreaking. The joining of these two lonely people as a couple was touching and their finding confidence as well as love was inspiring. Look out paranormal fans Lauren Smith just added a spectacular new universe for readers to explore!
*I was given an advanced copy. All opinions expressed are my own.*