The Skull Crusher Skull #2 E–book/E–pub
Penelope Sky ↠ 9 ReadEading book 1 the day it released I waited until both book 2 3 were out to continue this trilogy When it was inally time to dive into The Skull Crusher well this is as close to my excitement as it getsNow before I begin as big of a an as I am of Penelope I am still particular about my 5 starshowever this book definitely earned all 5 this time
Anyone Who Knows Her Work Knows By Now That Everywho knows her work knows by now that every and story is centered around the same world and these characters intertwine either by name drops or guest appearancesthe Skull Kings were introduced in the Buttons series afterall and Balto and his Kings were a part of the Banker trilogy as well Penelope also seems to ollow a specific model or her stories two powerful brothers stolencaptive girl dangerous enemies etc BUT she always puts a different spin on them allthat doesn t bother me because it happens with every author in one way or another And it just so happens Penelope s model is GOLD The Skull Crusher is book 2 of this series and is not a stand alone Told in dual POV it is a story involving graphic violencedeath criminal elements a woman held prisoner and talks about slavery as well as other triggering topics SynopsisPicking up where Skull King left us Balto has just stolen Cassini rom She might think he s there to save her but he has other plansshe is a very valuable pawn in his war against Lucian his goal to get back his 3rd skull diamond and the explosives he was promised Cassini realizes she s left one captor or a much powerful and dangerous one and instead of being scared she s pissedand I was LIVING or it A woman can only be owned by a man when she wants to be owned Balto knows the ultimate torture Infestation for Lucian is to know he s bedding his wife every night and there is nothing he can do about ittoo bad Cassini isn t veryond of that plan The Skull King cares about no one or nothing but soon Cassini breaks down walls revealing another side of him that seems to see her as than a pawn Cassini is determined to make herself so valuable to Balto that he won t let her go but how can she compete with a diamond worth over a billion euros and revenge I ve given you that life You can have anything you want and you can sleep with the only man you want You can be the most protected woman in the world and have the power to do whatever you want All you have to do is stop ighting me and embrace it Despite how obsessed he is with the most beautiful woman he has ever seen Balto is the Skull King to his core and plans to hand her over when the time comes no matter what awful plans Lucian has or herbut when push comes to shove will he be able to give her up Or will he sacrifice it all to save her Write It When I'm Gone: Remarkable Off-The-Record Conversations with Gerald R. Ford from herate and keep her safe with him I refused to admit she was the only one because that would give her way too much the only one because that would give her way too much The Ready for Summer fact that she had any power at all was sexy This woman was taking androm me without even realizing itThe 2nd installment of the Skull King series does end on a little cliffy with the conclusion of the story already available to purchase Lucian is the main threat but there is another threat to Balto and his position on the throne right under his nose and I m hoping that plays. Keep me and enjoy me as long as he wantsUntil Lucian gives him back the Skull DiamondI never want to return to Lucian again not after being with a man like Balto The .
This book was not what I was expecting It was a hell of alot Balto and Cassini together was magic Clearly he loves he very much but he s too stubborn to admit it I was ortunate enough to received an ARC to read and review on my own And it is my honor to do so Thank you Penelope Sky You Rock This story had me on a roller coaster ride Especially at the end I was holding my breath and praying that Balto did5do what he was on his way to do to Cassini I A coerência textual felt as though I was in a movie theater instead of at home reading thisabulous book I love the way Cassini disarmed Balto s twin brother Heath It was classic I was cracking up laughing Serves him right Write Your Novel!: Tips from a Bestseller for t Out of therying pan into the ire Little did Cassini realize Balto was not out to ree her rom Lucian s control She is not Balto s property As he has told her her uture does not look very bright He will keep her while he is still entertained by her Once that is over or if Lucian agrees to his terms or a trade he will either give her back to Lucian or will kill herThe relationship she has with Balto is very complex The animal attraction they both eel April 16th: Virginia Tech Remembers for each other and her abhorrence of the ruthless killer she knows he is She has witnessed howar he will go when someone is dishonest or displeases him Respect and absolute obedience is what he demands of all who are under his control Cold and calculating Balto becomes a different man when he is alone with Cassini The problem is Balto has reiterated their relationship is temporary He will trade her or what he wants or she will dieI can hardly wait or the last installment of this riveting story Balto has big decisions to make and Cassini has to Mindful Living with Aspergers Syndrome find a way to beree of these men Lucian and Balto are ruthless and she will not be safe until she is rid of them she will not be safe until she is rid of them am voluntarily reviewing this book Thanks to the author or sharing a copy with me So this is the second book in the Skull King Series by Penelope Sky After the amazing ending at the The Habitat Guide to Birding first book I was really lookingorward to this book and it didn t disappoint After the irst book where you know Balto and Cassini s chemistry is off the charts you really get to delve deeper into who they are What made them into the people they are today You get to see of each others amilies as well It was very interesting seeing Balto as a twin and Cassini s reaction to it as well totally something new and unexpected rom Penelope that we ve never seen but I absolutely love it And Balto stole Cassini you no longer have to worry about them trying to sneak around to see one another This was an awesome ast paced book with twists and turns Cassini is still the strong emale we came to love in the irst book and Balto is most definitely still the brooding alpha he proved himself to be These two continue to just get better i was unable to just get better I was unable put this one down until I had devoured every page I can t wait to see what the inal book has in store He was still an escape even if he was my prisonPenelope Sky is my ueen when it comes to her books so when a new series comes out I hop on it right away This time I did it differently because my husband got tired of me being a cranky biotch in between book releasesso after Balto stole me rom Lucian without raising a Down We Go: Living Into the Wild Ways of Jesus fingerI thought I wouldinally be Reach for the Rainbow: Advanced Healing for Survivors of Sexual Abuse freeinally get my life backBut Balto has other plans or me Now I'm his prisoner He'll. ,
Out in the The Allergy-Fighting Garden: Stop Asthma and Allergies with Smart Landscaping final installmentCharactersCassini will easily go down as one of myav emale leads ever She s got ire and isn t afraid to demand respect even rom the most powerful and ruthless man in the country She is loyal to a ault and is as smart as she is beautiful I love that she demands what she wants without Shadower fear of the repercussions She deserves a HEA because she has been through hell I m basically a pig being preparedor the slaughterhouse The sex was just sex The conversations were meaningless All of this was meaningless As Owls: Birds of the Night for he isighting take the top spot of Penelope men Bon Bon Voyage (A Carolyn Blue Culinary Mystery, for merom Crow He is the definition of power and ruthlessnessi mean he crushes his enemies skulls with his Bon Bon Voyage feet I love that he isiercely protective over Cassini and how he cares or her even though he denies he does He has earned the respect rom his men by being loyal and air and the ear of everyone else by his actions and not just the actions of his men And the way he talks to Cassini most of the time had me swooning and breathing heavy at the same time I know my baby When she s in a bad mood she needs sexI know what my baby needs Don t worry I ll give it to you If you don t want another woman to uck me then you better start riding my dick A man can t be tempted when he s satisfied That s my best advice to you And the brothers I m sure Penelope will give us at least one of their stories I love Case and his protectiveness and love or his sister I also love that he goes toe to toe with Balto not backing down out of A Look Over My Shoulder: A Life in the Central Intelligence Agency fear And Heath is a total handful and adds the perfect amount of comedy to the storyprime example If you guys are about to do something disgusting you should head up to your place Because I ll probably watch and like it Final Thoughts Whatever you say baby All I have to do is lookor your panties rom yesterday in the hamper and that ll tell me everything I have to do is look or your panties rom yesterday in the hamper and that ll tell me everything I to know I definitely liked this book better than book 1 Although book 1 was great as well And although I know that Lucian is enemy 1 I have my suspicions that there will be another enemy Balto will have to battle as well Although I have a guess at what will happen bc of how Penelope tends to end her stories I know the ride getting there will be exciting and page turning And be warned there are parts like this one in this book that might make you ugly cry Every time I think there s a glimmer of hope I m wrong And those moments hurt ar than anything else Hope is a dangerous thing I would rather die and get it over with instead of wasting time on hope Yep this was totally me when I read the above dialogue Balto did it He ripped me rom the arms of my husband claiming me as his prisoner unlessuntil Lucian lives up to the terms of their contract A contract that Balto paid or but Lucian reneged on I m now Balto s prisoner but that won t be a chore as it comes with benefits not afforded other prisoners Lucian doesn t know that Balto and I have history and would kill me if he knew the extent of that history Regardless I m Days of Infamy: Military Blunders Of The 20th Century freerom my husband s control and won t go back no matter what Little does Cassini Salazar realize that Balto has an end game goal that she has no control over Balto s ma. Nly chance I have is to become valuable than that diamond to have Balto want me enough not to trade me back to LucianBut can I ever compete with a diamond worth billion. ,