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    Paranormal Romance

    Something to Howl About by Christine Warren Alphaville 0.5 This story hit the spot for me today! Why? I have been reading tons of words in many books but wanted something lighthearted and romantic that was a bit different, well written and had the ability to take me away from where and who I am and immerse me somewhere else and that is just what this novella did for me today. At times I kind of wished I were a shapeshifter with a mating instinct and alpha male nearby calling out to my were-side so I could experience that immediate awareness and act upon it. And yet, I suppose I shouldn’t complain as I have 39.5 years of marriage with the same man under my belt at this point in life…guess I am well and truly mated even without that mating bite ;) Okay…back to the story. This was so much fun! An exiled female werewolf shows up at the request of her alpha to help out a group brown bears living in Alphaville. Her skills are needed to find out what is wrong with the werebear community and their seemingly low fertility rate/production of cubs. SHE knows immediately that one of the men she meets is her mate but her mate quickly draws back and is leery. With a bit of communication by both the hero and heroine with people they trust the two do eventually end up with their mated HEA and that, too, was fun to read! This book made me smile a lot. It made me care about the characters and community and then want to find out what comes next in this new series. I wonder if all the characters in Alphaville are misfits or not and just who lives there and why. This novella is written by an author I have enjoyed reading books by before and this one was just as much fun as others I remember reading by her. Thank you to NetGalley and St. Martin’s Press for the ARC – This is my honest review. 5 Stars
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    Scientific Shifter Expert

    Alphaville is a refuse for shifters that have not fit in with the conventional pack hierarchy or for those that need a place to fit in. Annie has been banished from her pack in New York but has an opportunity back into the fold if she heads to Alphaville and help them with a unique issue. Having been on the road for three years Annie, who is a genius scientist of shifter genetics, will do anything to return to her pack. Introduction to some amazing citizens; Christine Warren is creating the start to a paranormal world of love and salvation. "A copy of this book was provided by St. Martin's Press via Netgalley with no requirements for a review. Comments here are my honest opinion." Looking forward to reading the next in this series "Baby I'm howling for You".
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    Finding a Reason To Stay

    This was an interesting story mainly due to Jonas's insistence to Annie that his kind, brown bears, did not mate like other shifters. This was despite his bear's desperate need for Annie, and her wolf answering in kind. The reason Annie was in Alpha didn't take a backseat to the romance developing between Jonas and Annie. She was there to do a job. It didn't mean she would be immune to destiny's call or the strength of her own longings. Short and sweet, there is plenty of room for more stories in Alpha with the way Ms. Warren wrote this story. Will there be a baby boom? Will new genes be introduced and contribute to the baby boom? Will other brown bears learn that the pull they feel toward their mate, the possessive and obsessive way they behave is normal? It'll be interesting to see what Ms. Warren does next.
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    Three and a half for this fun short story

    Three and a half for this fun short shifter story. Annie has been banished from her Pack and has led a nomadic life for the past three years. She's a genetic scientist with more degrees than you can shake stick at but all she wants to do is go home. Jonas is a brown bear with a huge problem as none of his generation have been able to have cubs. So Annie sure seems like the answer to all their problems. Trouble is yes she's delectable and yes his inner bear is desperate to hunt her down but the absolutely insane woman keeps saying they are Mates ! Everyone knows that bears are the only species of shifters who dally, have fun but definitely never mate or do they? I've loved this authors work in the past and heartily advise lovers of paranormal romance to hunt down her Others series. This is slightly different as its set in a town only populated by shifters so it will be interesting to see how the series progresses. If I have a gripe it's that this story felt a little short This voluntary take is of a copy I requested from Netgalley and my thoughts and comments are honest and I believe fair
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    Something to Howl About

    Christine Warren’s “Others” series is one of my favorites so I was very excited to know that she was writing a new series that takes place in the same world and Something to Howl About is the prequel to the new Alphaville series. The characters are strong, compelling and draw readers into the story and romance is full of sparks and heat which keep readers glued to the pages. The prequel is a great short story to get this series going, in fact the only thing that could possibly make it better would be if it was longer because I wasn’t ready for it to end, but that’s okay, I’m off to read Baby, I’m Howling For You now.
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