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The Armies of Heaven The House of Arkhangelsk #3

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E resolved There are so many things about this series That Make Me Happy And This Book Did Not Disappoint make me happy and this book did not disappoint love the way that Jane Kindred intersperses her writing with Russian phrases especially when describing Belphagor s relationships with his various submissive friends Rather than play with tired love triangles the author creates characters who are okay with having nconventional and somewhat deviant relationships preferring to all be one happy family rather than fight over each other Jane Kindred has written a wonderful novel that completes the trilogy of The House of Arkhangel sk The characters are compelling and complex Each of them gives a different prospective of the power struggle for the throne of heaven Anazakia makes many sacrifices to follow her destiny Heartbreak and danger surround her as she leads her troops into battle She is conflicted between duty to her people and her role as a mother She has endured much suffering and loss Her family is gone and her daughter Ola has been kidnapped The people of Heaven are split in their loyalty As the story Too Wild to Hold (Legendary Lovers unfolds we see Angels and Demons battle for supremacy All are touched by death treachery and loss Who will be the victor and at what cost To fullynderstand what is happening and why the reader might want to start with The Fallen The Man from Her Past (Welcome to Honesty, ueen and then The Midnight Court This series is an epic fantasy of romance and war that should not be missed 35 starsAnazakia has accepted the role that s been thrust on her as the Falleneen and "now seeks the throne of Heaven However she is not the only one vying for power and the people of "seeks the throne of Heaven However she is not the only one vying for power and the people of are split amongst the various factions In order to restore the House of Arkhangel sk Anazakia must make bitter decisions as a The Naturalists Daughter ueen leading her forces into battleI really enjoyed watching Anazakia grow over the course of the series Initially a sheltered princess blind to the growing dissent of the people Anazakia matures into a kindeen The Weather Girl understanding of the wishes and needs of the people At times Anazakia does forget the importance of her role in the battle becoming blind to her duties when her duties as a mother and person conflict with her duties as a leader but her behavior isnderstandable In fact these vulnerabilities make her all the real and believable She s gone through so much it d be strange if she didn t crack at some point Fortunately Anazakia is surrounded by loyal friends who support and advise her providing her the strength to keep going and I enjoyed getting to know them better through the various narratorsThe multiple POVs were done better in this book than the previous book It was easier to see the chronological order of events in relation to each character and it didn t feel as if the story
was being told 
being told me as much It did help that there were battle scenes in this book which I really enjoyed A lot of the brutalities of war are clearly detailed for A Husband in Time us enough that I could see the sacrifices made but not in such graphic detail that I had to put the book down For example I might know that someone is beat or tortured but I wouldn t be able to paint a picture of the scene provided that I had the artistic talentIf there s anything that surprised me me it s how the romantic relationships played out Given the complex relationships of the characters it shouldn t have surprised me what Anazakia endsp doing However I didn t see the romance coming between her and this other angel though they may have had history together she never really showed present romantic inclinations towards him After Hours until late in the story when it suddenly comes to the surface It may be that she never had time to think about it and she certainly had to reason to love him Nevertheless there is no single form of love and if a companion novel is released I d be interested in seeing how the relationships amongst Anazakia s group play out in the future Anazakia s reign aseen is looking pretty nconventionalThe Armies of Heaven delivers a solid conclusion to an enjoyable romantic fantasy trilogy Fans of paranormal romance and epic fantasy alike can find common ground in the series Originally published at Book. Reparable harm Vasily tries to ignore his growing resentment while Belphagor returns to the world of Man with a cadre of beautiful androgynous Virtues to restore the sundered alliance between the Fallen and the gypsy nderground Without their help in enlisti. .
A fitting ending to a heavenly series I would never have "imagined capturing my interest I was happy to see therelationship between "capturing my interest I was happy to see therelationship between H I absolutely LOVE this seriesEach book had a satisfying conclusion even though the greater arch was yet to be resolved And something that many fantasy writers miss but Jane does exceptionally well when something fantastic has to happen to save the day you truly believe that it IS a fantastic thing not an easy thing that they could have done all aloneRead it You ll see what I meanEr read the first two first I can t praise this book enough It comes as the end of a trilogy and I highly suggest reading them all I ve rarely delved to the fantasy genre but I love fiction I found the characters to be remarkably developed and pushed throughout the series The book showcases good vs evil and through true to life twists in perspective the black and white notions break down and challenge the reader to From Father to Son (A Brothers Word uestion their own feelings Revolution is portrayed like the violent chaos it is without losing the reader Friendship and love drive the characters through the story flailing with how close failure and heartbreak really are in theest for trust The desperate cling to power for its own sake ruins Haunted (After Moonrise (After Moonrise (Connected to Possessed by PC Cast) - Book 2) us Genuine strength is defined fors by those who estion how sweet power really tastes shining brighter than they realize I was provided a copy of this book in exchange for an honest reviewThe Armies of Heaven is the third book in the House of Arkhangel sk series I had not read the other two books previously and though I think it would have clarified some things in the story I didn t have any problems following the plot and getting acuainted with the charactersThere is war in the heavens Murder manipulation and betrayal nearly obliterated the ruling family and only now is the true heir to the throne Anazakia able to move toward the goal of removing the woman from the throne who was responsible for most of her family s deaths She also is seeking her own daughter who was kidnapped and carried away from her by Anazakia s former nanny Helga who also desires to take the throne Working with the allies that she has Anazakia s armies are woefully ndermanned but it seems that there are still things in Heaven than are known and that may just tip the scales in one way or anotherThe story of war among the angels and demons resident in heaven is detailed and well written The characters were all well rounded some were appealing some were not as was appropriate to their function I found the tale to be A Full House uniue in its presentation of angels and war between them and even in its portrayal of heaven itself It alsoses the realms of the angels to explain other myths that have passed down through folk in the real world for example the fae There was both love and sex in the story and some involved dominance and submission There was also graphic violence and slaveryI found this an interesting tale that kept me engrossed for a goodly time 425 starsTHE ARMIES OF HEAVEN is the third installment in Jane Kindred s The goodly time 425 starsTHE ARMIES OF HEAVEN is the third installment in Jane Kindred s The of Arkhangel sk series I cannot stress how highly I recommend you read this particular series in order as the character and world building are Intricately Detailed Throughout The Books detailed throughout the books jeweled information bitter rivalries and political infighting between the demons angels and arkangels of Heaven There is betrayal between friends and family the powerful and the elite the slave and master To which I will also add no one is safe from the pain sorrow and heartbreaking death of those they love and hate Much of the storyline is a reflection and interpretation of the Russian Revolution and of the Russian Imperial House of Romanov that is applied to This book kept my attention the entire time It is about a war among the angels and demons It was extremely well written The characters were easy to follow and they all seemed to have a purpose in the story Defiantly recommended For a full review see beginning of the book seemed a bit slow to me but the pacing picked p and I read the last two thirds of the book in one sitting frantic to see how the story would Full scale war has broken out in Heaven and Anazakia must embrace her destiny leading an army of Virtues into battle against a Host of enemies to restore the House of Arkhangel’sk Furious with her for putting her trust in the angel who has done them all ir.
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Lovers IncWhat goes around comes around Not exactly profound but there is definitely a sense that everything good and bad from The Fallen een and The Midnight Court comes back around in The Armies of HeavenThe chickens all come home to roost Chickens and angels both have feathers rightThe House of Arkhangel sk is the heavenly reflection of the House of Romanov And both were manipulated by the Snow A Stormy Greek Marriage ueen Aeval because she didn t get what she wanted when she wanted it Yes she was just that petty Aeval is that coldAeval set in motion a series of events with far reaching conseuences on earth and in the Courts of Heaven Because she is the Snoween she had no care for any of those conseuences as long as she got what she wantedBut now there are three players on the board Aeval is still the Usurper een of Heaven Anazakia is fighting to regain her throne And somewhere Anazakia s former nurse Helga is holding Anazakia s daughter Ola prisoner in an oubliette while she puts forward a surprise candidate for the throneAll while she puts forward a surprise candidate for the throneAll time Anazakia believed that Aeval had ensorcelled her cousin Kae into murdering their family including the child her sister Omelia was carrying His own child Now the truth is revealed that Helga murdered Omelia by performing a butchery of a Cesarean birth and taking the childHelga says she wants social justice Many in heaven who want to see the aristocracy thrown down are rallying to her banner There have been too many ineuities for too long and reforms are needed but Helga is only out for herself At any price including the sacrifice of both childrenAs the armies gather as allies become enemies become allies Anazakia and her friends fight to find the children and to attempt to save as much of both heaven and earth as they can Every relationship and belief is strained to the breaking pointBut this story is ltimately about the importance of the family you make On her 17th birthday Anazakia went riding with her cousin Kae On that ride he was ensorcelled by Aeval Everything else happened because of that ride Kae was her best friend then and Anazakia has to admit to herself that she still loves him that he was not responsible for the things he did while he was A Natural Father under Aeval s blood spellKae has to let himself believe that tooAnd Anazakia has to make a deal with her worst enemy in order to achieve the best part of what she wants It s a damn hard lesson to learnFate is cruel Even for theeen of HeavenVerdict What makes this story so fascinating isn t the battles or even the politics although the politics are incredibly intricate it s the peopleThis is a series that has to be read as a whole because the relationships are so complex Even With The Summary with the summary the beginning of this volume there s no way to nderstand who these People Are To Each Other are to each other reading the whole seriesBecause Anazakia fell from heaven she becomes than a spoiled princess She makes her own family with the demons Belphagor and Vasily and eventually with Ola and then Love and Kirill And finally again Kae She opens p and grows because she got shaken from her setting even if that shake was in the worst way possibleShe s a better person and a better een because of what she experiences Otherwise she would have been just another complacent spoiled princess and nothing would have ever changedIf The Midnight Court was like Russian tea The Armies of Heaven is like baklava made of of many many individual layers each of which has it s own flavor and is sometimes full of nuts and is its own part of the whole melangeEvery single tiny piece of the story from first to last came back to haunt by the time this book ended Every thread got tied off And the weave of them all was complicated and very much like the Kushiel series or Babylon 5 every detail matteredThe end came around to the beginning both with Aeval and with Kae although with Aeval I was left wondering what it was all for from the forest sprites point of view Is there another tale yet ntoldThe idea of Shotgun Bride using the Tarot to send messages to the internet from heaven was just plain coolI give The Armies of Heaven by Jane Kindred 4 and heavenly stars. Ng the terrestrial forces of Grigori and Nephilim Anazakia’s Virtues are hopelessly outnumbered But there are things in Heaven and Earth than any of them have dreamt of and those they cannot see will mean the difference between victory and losing everythin.

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