Bound by Duty by Stormy Smith

(From My Latest Reading List in November 2018)

About the book

Amelia grew up in a world of half-truths. She knows she’s an Elder but has no idea what that means. Her father reminds her daily that she must maintain control but he refuses to explain why. Even worse, she’s betrothed to the prince of the Immortals and she doesn’t even know his name.

Finally breaking free to live a few normal years at a community college, the last thing Amelia expects is to find her best friend in a cheeky Southern girl and to fall for a self-assured human who sees her for who she is and not what she’ll be.

As she learns more about herself, Amelia realizes the line between love and duty is a thin one. As her power continues to increase exponentially and her questions are slowly answered, Amelia must make the ultimate choice. The question is, will her head or her heart win the battle?

My thoughts

I really enjoyed this book, but when I reached the end, I was deeply disappointed. The story and its subplots, do not really end at all and you need to get the rest of the series. So, by the end of the book, I felt unfulfilled and frustrated. Especially seen as I couldn’t buy the rest of the series at the moment. I have, however, placed them on my wish list. (Just a note: This is why I do not like reading a book in a series when I am unable to get the rest of the series because you end up forgetting about the book. This was in 2018 and it’s now 2022 and I still haven’t read the other books in the series).

I gave this book a 4/5 star rating.

Rating: 4 out of 5.

Have you heard about this book? Would you like to read it?
What do you think about it?

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