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Lover at Last: Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book 11

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"The hottest collection of studs in romance" (New York Times best-selling author Angela Knight) returns as number-one New York Times best-selling author J. R. Ward brings together two of the most beloved people in the Black Dagger Brotherhood world - at last....

Qhuinn, son of no one, is used to being on his own. Disavowed from his bloodline, shunned by the aristocracy, he has finally found an identity as one of the most brutal fighters in the war against the Lessening Society. But his life is not complete. Even as the prospect of having a family of his own seems to be within reach, he is empty on the inside, his heart given to another....

Blay, after years of unrequited love, has moved on from his feelings for Qhuinn. And it's about time: The male has found his perfect match in a Chosen female, and they are going to have a young - just as Qhuinn has always wanted for himself. It's hard to see the new couple together, but building your life around a pipe dream is just a heartbreak waiting to happen. As he's learned firsthand.

Fate seems to have taken these vampire soldiers in different directions...but as the battle over the race's throne intensifies, and new players on the scene in Caldwell create mortal danger for the Brotherhood, Qhuinn finally learns the true definition of courage, and two hearts who are meant to be together...finally become one.

©2013 J. R. Ward (P)2013 Penguin Audio

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    Murphy 06-05-15
    Murphy 06-05-15
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    "Blaylock and Quinn!!!"

    This book was a long time coming but well worth the wait. The reader is consistent in each story. So glad he has been the same one all the way through.

    I love seeing Quinn finally accept himself and be open to all the love around him in the Brotherhood.,,his real family.

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    Stephanie L Hill 04-02-15 Member Since 2008

    I love reading but don't have time. The audiobooks allow me to hear the books I want to read. I love audible!

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    "Blay and Quinn WOW!!!"

    This book made me laugh so much. "Excuse ME" (you will get it once you listen. I love the way this author intertwines all the characters. It's like a soap opera you never know which characters will be in the next book for this series.

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    Melissa 03-14-15
    Melissa 03-14-15
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    "Love me some BDB!!!"

    I love Jim. His voice is awesome. I appreciate a story that addresses all types of love. Looking forward to the next book. Thank you.

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    Denise 03-06-15
    Denise 03-06-15 Member Since 2015

    I am an avid reader, not a professional book reviewer. I gladly offer my opinion of the books I read/listen to.

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    I love this series, however this book is not among my favorites. It is a must read to complete the series! I would not recommend buying it unless using a credit or a sale.

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    Danielle W. 02-25-15
    Danielle W. 02-25-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Another great story in the BDB"

    it's a feel good love story, love these guys,so sexy and the extra story lines are like listening to a vampire soap opera. Addicting!

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    Sharon Portland, OR, United States 02-08-15
    Sharon Portland, OR, United States 02-08-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Timely need twist on a romance novel"

    Lover at last is full of a great deal of angst as the main character comes to terms with who he is and how he wants to live his life. The book is a good read and definitely enjoyable. The repetitive nature of the language does get tiring especially the repetitive use of shit kicker and the use of the arcane manner of speech.
    It is easy to be happy for the main characters but one does not identify with them so this is not as personal a novel as the others but still a good read.
    The performance as always is excellent and really puts life into the story.

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    Peegh samantha1 01-23-15
    Peegh samantha1 01-23-15 Member Since 2010
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    "Awesome!"

    These books get better and better! This one was super long but well worth it. Totally can't wait to see what happens next!

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    Marilyn Rondeau West Springfield, MA United States 01-19-15
    Marilyn Rondeau West Springfield, MA United States 01-19-15 Member Since 2009
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    "Fabulous as Always - Terrific Series"

    Audiobook review:   For those following this series in order, we have seen a lot of interaction between Qhuinn and Blay, from the very beginning before their transition with them being the very best of friends. While LOVER AT LAST does focus on the relationship between Blay and Qhuinn anyone familiar with this series realizes that Ward will never just touch on one story but will engage the reader in the lives of the other brothers and introduce new characters into this magnificent series.  

    After reading other reviews, I understand that some readers want to just see the progression of B & Q’s relationship, I personally like the way Ward engages and teases the reader with other secondary stories by picking up with the newer character’s i.e. Assail; building a more significant background with Trez and his brother; and a little bit more depth on Xcor, the leader of the Band of Bastards.  In my opinion the cut-aways are a break and just build more interest on the main story of B & Q’s story.  AND, I really love learning more background and depth of interest on the side story characters.  Naturally, Ward does not hold back on the sex, and it is hot and steamy (both the actual, and the dreams of the leads!).  

    LOVER AT LAST also gave a new and interesting level of what will be one very BIG star-crossed lover relationship involving Layla who is carrying Qhuinn's young. One can see the writing on the wall for this and I can’t wait for Ward to give the reader more on this storyline because it seems almost impossible for a happy ending.  We’ll have to see.

    Add to that, Trez and Assail’s issues with women they have become attracted to, along with the impossibilities of happily ever afters, these two storylines seem like 'mission impossible' and Ward is going to be very busy building stories around these unimaginable pairings.   On the flip side - I was brought to tears at the wonderfully descriptive scenario’s where B & Q came to discover truths about themselves, especially Qhuinn’s revelations of who he truly was. 

    Bottom line:  This series just gets better and better and the fabulous performance by Jim Frangione’s interpretation, and voice over’s make these books and the characters come to life!   Anyone who has not read the Black Dagger Brotherhood series is totally missing out on such a wonderful experience! 

    Marilyn Rondeau, for www.ck2skwipsandkritiques.com

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    Lisa 01-07-15
    Lisa 01-07-15 Member Since 2017
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    Loved every word of it! couldn't stop listening to it. It lives up to all the others

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    Bxcatgirl 12-30-14
    Bxcatgirl 12-30-14 Listener Since 2010

    Love Patricia Briggs and Sherrilyn Kenyon and J.R Ward

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    I love J.R ward and I read the books first then love listening to them the person did a fantastic job

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