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10 thoughts on “Riding the Odds

  1. says:

    3.5 Stars Riding the Odds by Lynda K Scott is a sci fi esque romance between an uptight and narrow minded Holy Knight and a strong willed and independent Trader They come from two different worlds and seem to stand on the opposite side of the spectrum when it comes to their beliefs As they work together for a commo...


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    This was a great sci fi romance involving an uptight hero and an independent woman Tara comes across Trace while waiting for a cargo to transport He claims to be a writer looking to shadow her for a novel he s working on However, he s really the prince and a former Holy Knight Tara s not just a transporter either She s a legend, she s one of the few kids who survived a death sentence on a deadly planet Tara was the perfect heroine She was strong, resourceful, loyal, and could take care of This was a great sci fi romance involving an uptight hero and an independent woman Tara comes across Trace while waiting for a cargo to transport He claims to be a writer looking to shadow her for a novel he s working on However, he s really the prince and a former Holy Knight Tara s not just a transporter either She s a legend, she s one of the few kids who survived a death sentence on a deadly planet Tara was the perfect heroine She was strong, resourceful, loyal, and could take care of herself So when Trace comes along pushing his way into her life, she pushes right back She stands up for those who need help and she s compassionate to those less fortunate than she She ll put her life on the line if it means saving someone she lovesTrust didn t come easy, not since the day the scout, Larsen, had found them on Eridani...


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    I received a copy in exchange for an honest review.The cover and the mention of a symbiote dragon got my attention to this book and I knew I had to read it Weirdly enough the whole dragon symbyote thing is also the thing I loved most about this book All in all it was a fun and enjoyable book and I am happy I read it, but there were all these little issues I had with the story For example the whole drug plot line seemed a bit redundant to me, it left a bad taste in my mouth and then it didn t I received a copy in exchange for an honest review.The cover and the mention of a symbiote dragon got my attention to this book and I knew I had to read it Weirdly enough the whole dragon symbyote thing is also the thing I loved most about this book All in all it was ...


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    I find that I enjoy space odyssey types of books and after finishing Riding the Odds by Lynda K Scott can say the book thoroughly entertained me There was suspense, good world building, and a steamy love story Whatcan a girl ask for when wanting to escape between the pages of a fun read The main character, Tara, is a ship captain who takes independent contracts to move shipments of goods between planets She works alone, and has only a small number of people she trusts Work is scarc I find that I enjoy space odyssey types of books and after finishing Riding the Odds by Lynda K Scott can say the book thoroughly entertained me There was suspense, good world building, and a steamy love story Whatcan a girl ask for when wanting to escape between the pages of a fun read The main character, Tara, is a ship captain who takes independent contracts to move shipments of goods between planets She works alone, and has only a small number of people she trusts Work is scarce since she has to find work from port to port, and she is barely scraping by financially Her background is sketchy to say the least, and is a main plot point throughout the story Enter Trace, a very handsome and wealthy author who is doing research for his next book and wants to interview Tara to get a real world feel for the main character His offer of big bucks for the interview triggers all of Tara s red flags as too good to be true and she rejects him His motives are not as they seem, and he is defin...


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    3.5 stars for this one Look at the cover _ I am such a sucker for covers, honestly, that s what made me want to pick up this book Riding the Odds was such an interesting combination of romance and sci fi, I quite liked the contrast, to be honest Let s start off with part of the description Spaceship captain Tara Rowan has her secrets One is her Rider, Zie Zie is an organic symbiote like a living tattoo that enhances Tara s physical abilities, including superhuman strength and reflexes. 3.5 stars for this one Look at the cover _ I am such a sucker for covers, honestly, that s what made me want to pick up this book Riding the Odds was such an interesting combination of romance and sci fi, I quite liked the contrast, to be honest Let s start off with part of the description Spaceship captain Tara Rowan has her secrets One is her Rider, Zie Zie is an organic symbiote like a living tattoo that enhances Tara s physical abilities, including superhuman strength and reflexes The other is the past she s tried so hard to leave behind her But it s not until oh so sexy Trace Munroe decides to blackmail Tara that she realizes her secrets aren t so secret after allI LOVED the idea of a living tattoo, and throughout the book it s honestly quite fascinating Right away I was intrigued because i...


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    Within reading the first few pages of this book of this book I immediately fell in love with Zie Zie is a Wild Rider bonded to Tara, both physically, mentally and emotionally Zie gives Tarastrength and better fighting skills Zie has a childlike nature about her, she brings a sense of innocence to this book, thus demonstratin...


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    If you are in the mood for a sweet sci fi romance with a little adventure than this new to me author might just deliver Here we have a strong ,noble hero with an agenda of his own that most certainly does not include falling for a criminal The criminal though is Tara a feisty independent woman and her past means that she is reviled by many and yes that happens to include our hero Trace Two very different backgrounds and there s a whole lot of secrets between them Tara has an unusual companio If you are in the mood for a sweet sci fi romance with a little adventure than this new to me author might just deliver Here we have a strong ,noble hero with an agenda of his own that most certainly does not include falling for a criminal The criminal though is Tara a feisty independent woman and her past means that she is reviled by many and yes that happens to include our hero Trace Two very different backgrounds and there s a whole lot of secrets between them Tara has an unusual com...


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    Desperate to find a missing princess, Trace will do whatever it takes including using Tara s secret past to blackmail her but something about the feisty ship captain stirs his desire even if she is a wanted criminal in this tantalizing sci fi fantasy romance.The characters grab the reader s attention from the very beginning, Tara as the feisty spitfire heroine with a past that she desperately needs to keep hidden and Trace is the strictly by the book Holy Knight who breaks all of his rules to Desperate to find a missing princess, Trace will do whatever it takes including using Tara s secret past to blackmail her but something about the feisty ship captain stirs his desire even if she is a wanted criminal in this tantalizing sci fi fantasy romance.The characters grab the reader s attention from the very beginning, Tara as the feisty spitfire heroine with a past that she desperately needs to keep hidden and Trace is the strictly by the book Holy Knight who breaks all of his rules to find the missing princess The reader can t help but get caught up in their romance as they both learn some hard truths and trust while trying to stay alive and with the explosive chemistry between them makes for some very entertaining clashes While their attraction may burn hot their relationship will takes lots of give and take to...


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    I received a free ebook copy of this book by the publishers via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.I should be reading fantasy books and here I am reading sci fi after glorious sci fi I didn t regret picking up Riding the Odds though, hell, not for a minute Frankly, I didn t expect it to be as engaging as it was I found myself lost in between the pages right after I started reading it.The reason why I requested this book on NetGalley was because I loved the concept A female spaceship I received a free ebook copy of this book by the publishers via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.I should be reading fantasy books and here I am reading...


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    Traisdan Munroe Trace is the adopted son of of the King of Empyrea, who adopted him when Trace s father, his best friend died in a plague Formerly a Holy Knight something like Templar Knights They enforce the law are deadly, trained fighters he resigns when his adopted sister, Princess Katerina is kidnapped In desperation to find leads to locate her Trace has resorted to taking an illegal drug, String, which enhances the ability to correlate disparate facts into a comprehensive whol Traisdan Munroe Trace is the adopted son of of the King of Empyr...


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Riding the Odds An Act Of Desperation And The Beginning Of Seduction Spaceship Captain Tara Rowan Has Her Secrets One Is Her Rider, Zie Zie Is An Organic Symbiote Like A Living Tattoo That Enhances Tara S Physical Abilities, Including Superhuman Strength And Reflexes The Other Is The Past She S Tried So Hard To Leave Behind Her But It S Not Until Oh So Sexy Trace Munroe Decides To Blackmail Tara That She Realizes Her Secrets Aren T So Secret After AllTrace Is A Holy Knight Who Does Everything By The Book Desperate To Find A Missing Princess, He Ll Do Whatever It Takes To Rescue Her And Bring Her Kidnappers To Justice Including Blackmail Yet Something About The Feisty Ship Captain Draws Trace In And Stirs His Desire Even If She Is A Wanted Criminal Because The Last Thing He Needs Is Any Complicationsespecially When He Has His Own Secrets To Hide.