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Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2 | [Patricia Briggs]

Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2

Mechanic Mercy Thompson has friends in low places - and in dark ones. And now she owes one of them a favor. Since she can shapeshift at will, she agrees to act as some extra muscle when her vampire friend Stefan goes to deliver a message to another of his kind. But this new vampire is hardly ordinary - and neither is the demon inside of him.
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Mechanic Mercy Thompson has friends in low places - and in dark ones. And now she owes one of them a favor. Since she can shapeshift at will, she agrees to act as some extra muscle when her vampire friend Stefan goes to deliver a message to another of his kind. But this new vampire is hardly ordinary - and neither is the demon inside of him.

Have Mercy: listen to another Mercy Thompson chiller.

©2007 Patricia Briggs; (P)2009 Penguin

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    Donna Georgetown, TX, United States 06-17-10
    Donna Georgetown, TX, United States 06-17-10

    I only have two vices in life, wine and my audible books. I will cut you if you try to take either one from me!

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    Ever since the Twlight books, I have had a hard time finding books to fill the void. These books do the job! Excellent reader too!. If you like this try the Kim Harrison or Carrie Vaughn series too.
    All excellent reads.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Dina Redmond SALISBURY, MA, US 07-31-14
    Dina Redmond SALISBURY, MA, US 07-31-14 Member Since 2013
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    "Mercy Thomason book2"
    What did you love best about Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2?

    So intense I could not stop listening . Can not wait to get book 3 .


    What did you like best about this story?

    Everything not 1 thing I did not like .


    What about Lorelei King’s performance did you like?

    Lorelei King is the best .


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Tara M. North Carolina 04-12-14
    Tara M. North Carolina 04-12-14 Member Since 2013
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    "Vampires and Demons and Coyote - Oh My"

    There was a lot going on in this book and I loved it! It was a little dark and twisted and enjoyable.

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    Merideth MORRISTOWN, TN, United States 04-09-14
    Merideth MORRISTOWN, TN, United States 04-09-14 Member Since 2013
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    "A Nice Surprise!"

    I was hesitant to purchase this book, since typically I don't read or listen to vampire/werewolf books much. After reading the reviews and listening to the sample I decided to give it a try and was not disappointed. The story moves quickly and I love the characters. It is refreshing to hear a good book that is not ruined with a lot of vulgarity or profanity. Mercy is a gutsy, quick witted female protagonist that still manages to be down to earth and believable. I love her character and the way Briggs develops the story around her, revealing bits and pieces as needed. The narrator does a great job reading the story and I immediately purchased the next book after finishing the first. I highly recommend giving these books a try.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Dr. E 04-01-14
    Dr. E 04-01-14 Member Since 2012

    I am a voracious reader. Lately I've been alternating between mysteries and sci-fi and love their weird intersection.

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    "Best one of the series!"
    If you could sum up Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2 in three words, what would they be?

    This book has the least amount of romance and strongest development of Mercy as an individual.


    What three words best describe Lorelei King’s performance?

    Lop-sided, limited, adequate


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Mike newnan, GA, USA 03-27-14
    Mike newnan, GA, USA 03-27-14 Member Since 2009
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    "Expected Same and Different, Got Same and Same."


    The first book in the series was good. I'd recommend it.

    I did not finish the second book. The author establishes vampires as evil. All of the major characters say so. There appears to be one vampire that is an exception and I am fine with that. But when the vampires state that they do not kill anymore because they have had their fill, I take exception.

    I need more reasoning than 'I've done my share of killing.' Does a tiger stop killing because he has done this for years?

    I'm going back to Jane Yellowrock. She knows what evil is.

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    Robert Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 03-13-14
    Robert Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 03-13-14 Member Since 2012

    I am a "Life is Awesome! Strive to be Worthy of it." student of life kind of guy. Feeding on Chaos and Empowering the Good. Group Hug!

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    "Still on the fence with this series."

    Mercy can shape shift into a coyote and outside of having a good sense of smell, good hearing, she can sense magic and talk to ghosts. No super strength, just your average Girl who is a Mechanic ... lol ... Seriously just that alone made me want to buy the book. I don't have trouble believing in Fairies, Elves, Vampires or Werewolves but two things that I know don't exist in this world are Girl Mechanic's and Gamer Chicks. This is one of those books that just go a little bit beyond the point of keeping your interest. This book did leave me with a few questions... The main question about something that happened and the book even has it in the title, but... You know it is just one of those things... It happens right in front of your face, there is no doubt it just happened but everyone chooses to ignore it and after a span of time goes by even you are wondering if it happened.... Is it just me? I guess I am buying the next book! ;)

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Angela United States 01-17-14
    Angela United States 01-17-14 Member Since 2012

    "There's no limit to the amount of good you can do as long as you don't care who gets the credit"~Dad

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    "More rompping and less playing"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2 to be better than the print version?

    No they are both ranked the same. The narrator is great!


    What other book might you compare Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2 to and why?

    It is the same genre as the God Save the Queen series, both pretty lighthearted, an easy read and fun.


    Which character – as performed by Lorelei King – was your favorite?

    She is really terrific as a reader she manages to make each character distinct.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

    A Romp rolling good time


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Marla Independence, MO, United States 11-04-13
    Marla Independence, MO, United States 11-04-13 Member Since 2005

    I've always loved books. Even before I could read I've loved them. Fact or Fiction, I love books. I'd sooner read a book than see a movie.

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    "A Skin Walker and a Vampire Walk into a Bar...."
    What did you love best about Blood Bound: Mercy Thompson, Book 2?

    Her characters and their relationships become more developed. The relationships between and the understanding of fae, vampire, werewolves, ghosts and skin walkers become more clear. A new paranormal element is added to the mix, demons. Mercy's love interests and friendships are very interesting. The demon is much more scary than all the other paranormals and I enjoyed that tremendously. Her 2nd book is better and one can't help but want to read more books in the series.


    What did you like best about this story?

    That vampires are not as romantic as other books tell it. I liked the ghosts in this book and how they leave clues only Mercy can pick up on.


    What does Lorelei King bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Her accents for the vampires and some of the fae were spot on.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It made me laugh and left me wanting to sleep with my head under the covers too.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Teresa NAMPA, ID, United States 08-22-13
    Teresa NAMPA, ID, United States 08-22-13 Member Since 2011

    Hello, my name is Teresa and I'm an addict.

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    "Don't let a little grease stop you."

    Right away Mercy gets into trouble, this time with demon possessed vampires. From the get go we are off and running and the story only gets better from there. Read this series in order. As usual Lorelei King is awesome. I have already downloaded the next book. Suggested series Stephanie Plum by Janet Evanovich, Charlie Davidson by Darynda Jones, Monster Hunter by Larry Correia, Sookie by Charlaine Harris, Elder Races by Thea Harrison.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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