Blood and Betrayal by Lindsay Buroker

374 pages first pub 2012 (editions)

fiction fantasy adventurous fast-paced


The last thing Maldynado Montichelu—former aristocrat and current ladies' man—ever wanted was to be left in charge. After all, the team just blew up a train, crashed a dirigible, and kidnapped the emperor. It's kind of an important time.But, with ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 120 reviews


adventurous 100%
funny 72%
emotional 54%
mysterious 45%
lighthearted 36%
dark 27%
tense 27%
challenging 9%
hopeful 9%
inspiring 9%
reflective 9%
relaxing 9%
sad 9%


fast 50%
medium 40%
slow 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 80% | Plot: 20%

Strong character development?

Yes: 70% | No: 30%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 11%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

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