: The Dark Divine (): Bree Despain: Books. out of 5 stars customer reviews. Book 1 of 3 in the Dark Divine Series. The Dark Divine Book Series (3 Books) Latest Book in the Series. The Savage Grace. Go to book. 1. The Dark Divine by Bree Despain (December 22, ). Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 9 Up—Grace Divine, a pastor’s Book 1 of 3 in The Dark Divine (3 Book Series) . Bree Despain.

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As Grace and Daniel Sorry guys for totally forgetting to review this whole list of books I kicked the gravel a couple of times and worked up my courage again. Ghe much for books to movies? Some people may call it corny, but I thought it was just bdee. All sulky and sullen and “Oh my life’s over and no one else could possibly understand and blah blah blah!

To ask other readers questions about The Dark Divineplease sign up. I also quietly applauded how well the author managed tension.

And as if to add insult to injury, all the while, she is spouting “strong female lines,” such as when, on pageshe says, “I’m not stupid or fragile or weak, you know. Also thought how it wasn’t all tied up in a neat bundle worked to the advantage of the story’s credibility. Was it going to be about a tragically doomed romance with werewolves thrown in there because we can?

Daniel is a wonderful hero and I appreciate the fresh take on werewolves.

: The Dark Divine (): Bree Despain: Books

I was worried that her father was going to be a jerk, but he was not. Maybe in the memories of when they were younger Jude was more likable, but I just wish I could have seen more of that in the current time.

Yes, you saw that logic gap. It was not a bad read. I think I was too exited. Speaking of which, Grace is the worst excuse for a heroine since Bella Swan. When Daniel shows back up in town, Grace is forced to either ignore him and push away the past, or let him back in her life and find out what really happened between him and her brother all those years ago.


The second she found out what Daniel had done, she turned her back on him and told him to leave for good–not because she wanted to, but because she felt like she HAD to, because she owed it to the stupid, annoying Jude, her beloved 17 going on 7-year-old BIG brother!!!

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Then there was Jude. The Dark Divine 3 books. Grace doesn’t figure out anything for herself and frequently takes “no” for an answer when she questions Daniel, her dad and her brother as she blunders her way through this book.

I will probably start it and see how it goes. The car accident left Bree with an understanding that life was too short to not do what you absolutely love. He paused for a moment. The novel started out so strongly that I thought it was going to be a must-read for everyone I don’t know when the release date is. When a child hood friend, and someone who was once consider part of the family returns nothing will be the same. The love plot was samey and nothing I’ve not read before in much better, more original books.

It’s annoying– girl, make up your mind! For the most part I really loved The Dark Divine. When gory murders are discovered in her town, Grace wants to suspect Daniel, but she has a feeling it’s someone else, and they’re after both her and Daniel. There was even a piggy-back ride scene through the woods for crying out loud! As someone who spent my teen years rebelling as much as possible including rebelling against my Catholic schooling by discovering atheism I simply cannot relate the pastor’s daughter and perpetual good-girl Grace Divine.

The daily struggle of Grace’s life, being the person she wants to be, and being the person that everyone expects her to be as a preacher’s daughter, marvelously parallels the life of the everyday teenager Please email webmaster fantasticfiction.

But whereas many of the YA paranormal romance books out there these days fall flat on their faces when it comes to the characters and the plot, this one does not. Unfortunately, dreamy eye-staring isn’t exactly a polygraph, no matter what stupid YA characters think.


Grace and her close brother Jude’s relationship becomes strained, her parents are hiding something from her and citizens in her town turn up dead.

I mean, he was an annoying jerk. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

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Despite promising Jude she’ll stay away, Grace cannot deny her attraction to Daniel’s shocking artistic abilities, his way of getting her to look at the world from new angles, and the strange, hungry glint in his eyes. Grace Divine, daughter of the local pastor, always knew something terrible happened the night Daniel Kalbi disappeared–the night she found her brother Jude collapsed on the porch, covered in his own blood–but she has no idea what a truly monstrous secret eeries night held.

Does seriee make sense? I enjoyed his character a lot.

So she should understand about complicated things such as genes, yes? They abandoned him a few years back. In a moment of karmic perfection, Bree received the offer to purchase The Dark Divine on the 6th anniversary of the car accident that put her back on the path to becoming an author.

This one was a real page-turner. It is everything it promises to be and so much more. And all of a sudden he starts dating April, who he’d barely spoken to before?

Daniel started out as stereotypical, but as the plot finally built and his background was finally revealed, he turned into darl much more believable character. Just that Daniels name is to never be mentioned in their house again. I enjoyed this entire book. The paranormal being in her story is very often used, but I think Despain’s version ranks among the best.

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