Cursed
Books in series4
UNABRIDGED
(4.5 based on 311 ratings)
  • 1
    Cursed: Broken: A M/M Modern Retelling of Beauty & the Beast | X. Aratare

    Cursed: Broken: A M/M Modern Retelling of Beauty & the Beast

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By X. Aratare
    • Narrated By Michael Pauley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (154)
    Performance
    (147)
    Story
    (147)

    Sensitive, aspiring photographer Nick Fairfax wants nothing to do with his family's corporate business, or their vicious, cold-blooded lifestyle. Intending to give up his inheritance and pursue his art, he arrives at his father's office, only to find that Fairfax Industries has fallen to a scarred man in a hooded cloak. The man is the reclusive billionaire Lord Bane Dunsaney, and he is bent on destroying the Fairfaxes. But when he sees Nick, *everything* changes.

    Initially confused; now I understand...

    The entire premise of this book was fantastic...indentured servitude, undeniable attraction met with a refusal to accept. I loved the adventure that t..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 03 2016 by Donald (Louisville, Georgia, United States)
  • 2
    Cursed: Bound: A M/M Modern Retelling of Beauty & The Beast | X. Aratare

    Cursed: Bound: A M/M Modern Retelling of Beauty & The Beast

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By X. Aratare
    • Narrated By Michael Pauley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (86)
    Performance
    (82)
    Story
    (82)

    Tiger-shifter Lord Bane Dunsaney released Nick Fairfax from the deal that bound the young man to his service for a year. Then Bane fled, afraid that the beast inside of him would harm Nick if he stayed. He never thought to see Nick again. Little did Bane know, Nick has chosen to stay at his estate, Moon Shadow, to await the return of the lord who has his heart.

    Hoped it wouldn't end

    I loved every chapter of it, Michael Pauley brings it to life for me.
    Thank for such a wonderful series.

    Reviewed on January 04 2017 by James Franco ()
  • 2.5
    Cursed: Smoke: A Gay Billionaire Short Story | X. Aratare

    Cursed: Smoke: A Gay Billionaire Short Story

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By X. Aratare
    • Narrated By Michael Pauley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (46)
    Performance
    (42)
    Story
    (42)

    Nick Fairfax needs a sugar daddy to pay for his last year of art school. After being disinherited and kicked out of his house for pursuing his dream of becoming a photographer, Nick heads to the exclusive club, Smoke, where young men sell themselves to the highest bidder. Nick gets in trouble with a man who won't take "no" for an answer. Lord Bane Dunsaney comes to his rescue. But does the mysterious billionaire pose a greater danger to Nick than the one he saved him from?

    Ends on a cliffhanger...
    Reviewed on April 30 2017 by Belen (United States)
  • 3
    Cursed: Beloved: A M/M Modern Retelling of Beauty & the Beast, Book 3 | X. Aratare

    Cursed: Beloved: A M/M Modern Retelling of Beauty & the Beast, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By X. Aratare
    • Narrated By Michael Pauley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (25)
    Performance
    (24)
    Story
    (24)

    Nick Fairfax believes that his romance with Lord Bane Dunsaney is over. Bane has chosen revenge against Nick’s family over his love for Nick. And Bane’s secret - that he is the guardian of a tiger spirit - has also caused a wedge between them with Nick still in the dark about Bane’s true nature. Can they overcome these seemingly insurmountable problems and find their happily ever after? Cursed: Beloved is the third and final book in the Cursed series.

    I just love this series...

    Beauty and the Beast...overdramatized and God I love this series. This book took me a little bit to get into, but once I got hooked into it, and got ..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 01 2018 by Wild Pig (Texas)