[ Epub ] ➚ In Allegiance Author Kate Islay – Turboville.co.uk

In Allegiance I thoroughly enjoyed this enemies to lovers slave fic I loved the dynamic between Mathais and Reve, and the plot was interesting enough that I had trouble putting this one down The gradual development of their feelings for one another, particularly on Reve s part, was well done The writing was top notch, especially considering it s free It s quite similar to Captive Prince in several ways, but is by no means the same book CP has aclever plot IMO The HFN ending left me wanting , I thoroughly enjoyed this enemies to lovers slave fic I Everyone in this city seemed to be conspiring against one otherI read the original version of this story on Live Journal three years ago and found it to be a solid four stars in its unedited state In fact, second to Captive Prince, it was probably one of the best crafted original works posted on Live Journal I think if Ms Islay had pulled it to publish as it was, it would have done just fine However, when she released this new version, she stated she had wanted to make some significantEveryone in this city seemed to be conspiring against one otherI read the original version of this story on Live Journal three years ago and found it to be a solid four stars in its unedited state In fact, second to Captive Prince, it was probably one of the best crafted original works posted on Live Journal I think if Ms Islay had pulled it to publish as it was, it would have done just fine However, when she released this new version, she stated she had wanted to make some significant revisions that I think bring out the romance , as well as flesh out some character and plot points I ve also added an epilogue, for a bitclosure And I have to say she delivered on all fronts, producing a very fulfilling novel that is contextually the same w Trapped Between Loyalty To His King And His Longing For Home, Mathias Finally Gains What He Most Wants Home And Peace But When The King Gifts Him With A Personal Slave From A Conquered Princedom, He Can T Foresee The Rippling Effects That Follow.As Reve Struggles To Come To Terms With His New Station In A Foreign Land, He Still Hopes To Reclaim What He And His Family Have Lost An Empire Stands In His Way, Not To Mention His Own Complicated Feelings For His Captor Big thanks to Rachel for putting this on my radar It does indeed deservetraffic Thoughtful, subtle, quiet, smart The very few sex scenes are understated, where a touch to the face says everything.A lovely free read for when you feel introspective. This was recommended to me by a co worker who compared it to The Captive Prince books I can see where that comparison arose from In Allegiance has that same enslaved prince angle However, The Captive Prince it is not In Allegiance just does not have the sharp teeth that The Captive Prince has It is, for the most part, a quiet novel I m not stating this as a flaw, though I d rather not read a carbon copy Different spins are always preferred, and In Allegiance is certainly diffe This was recommended to me by a co worker who compared it to The Captive Prince books I can see where that comparison arose from In Allegiance has that same enslaved prince angle However, The Captive Prince it is not In Alle 4.5 HEART POUNDING HEARTS Holy mother of all things heart pounding and nail biting THAT was a good book I feel a bit like this after reading it though.I m sorry to say it but I put off reading this for ages I think it was the cover honestly, but I absolutely devoured this book.This book is set in an alternate universe, but one very closely related to th After reading Rachel s review I decided to bump this up my reading list and I m so glad I did.This online serial captures the beautifully conflicting and tentative relationship between a Prince and his enemy captor There was so much to like about this I loved the two main characters and the dynamic between them, finding them equally captivating a tough feat as there is usually one I preferI also loved the tone, the writing and the general development of the characters The infuria After reading Rachel s review I decided to bump this up my reading list and I If I am to recommend a book from my 2016 stash, this is the one Exceptionally well crafted, it is a pleasure to read with clever layers of politic and relationship enmeshed in this novel The themes of duty, honour, loyalty, and friendship weave throughout and form the core motivations for main and secondary characters alike.The protagonists are Matthias, esteemed Commander of the Cortesian Army and Reve, a prince from the conquered North Reve is gifted as a pleasure slave to Mathias by the Co If I am to recommend a book from my 2016 stash, this is the one Exceptionally well crafted, it is a pleasure to read with clever layers of politic and relationship enmeshed in this novel The themes of duty, honour, loyalty, and friendship weave throughout and form the core motivations for main and secondary characters alike.The protagonists are Matthias, esteemed Commander of the Cortesian Army and Reve, a prince from the conquered North Reve is gifted as a pleasure slave to Mathias by the Cortesian King Matth Love and honor in war.Reve is the second son of Salenne s king and a tribute of war given to Matthias, the conquering Cortesian general Though a slave he maybe in the eyes of Cortesian law, Mathias respects the young prince Mathias has earned his men s fealty through honor and good decisions it isn t long before he earns Reve s as well When do we forsake one of our oaths Choose between them Leal, Reve s younger brother, still impressionable is taken as a vassal, security for Salenne s good Love and honor in war.Reve is the second son of Salenne s king and a tribute of war given to Matthias, the conquering Cortesian general Though a slave he maybe in the eyes of Cortesian law, Mathias respects the young prince Mathias has earned his men s fealty through honor and good decisions it isn t long before he earns Reve s as well When do we forsake one of our oaths Choose between them Leal, Reve s younger brother, still impressionable is taken as a vassal, security for Salenne s good behavior Reve has always seen Leal s safety as his prime responsibility When their lives intersect in Cortesa, Reve can t not act on his brother s behalf.Engaging military read with machinations and questioned loyalties More fluid than the original work andromantic, it comes full circle The Roman Empire, Julius Caesar tone definitely works well as you get see the powers at play in Cortesa Overall, a civilized w Review of Version on Live Journal 02.12.13 My review of the published version of this work is here This book is not getting the traffic it should be I picked this up after reading Captive Prince and in seeking something to settle my CP high I found the recommendation for it on freece s S U Pacat s message board This is not Captive Prince, however, the similarities are

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