Whoever said money couldn’t buy happiness has never starved a day in their lives.
My name is Aria Valencia, a third year classical music student at the university, and I was down to my last dollar. Some nights, I seriously considered working at the rippers just to make ends meet, but the thought of my dad’s spirit–God rest his soul–scowling at me while I danced up on some drooling degenerate was enough to turn me off the idea completely.
And then one night, chance came knocking on my door under the guise of the Midnight Society, a secret cabal comprised of the most wealthy and influential souls this side of the Universe. Their leader was a man named Shadow, who was equally enigmatic as he was gorgeous and, for some mystifying reason, had his dark brooding eyes focused on me.
Seduced by the promises of fame and fortune in exchange for a seemingly innocent request, I soon found myself drawn into a provocative world filled with both vast riches and unending lies and it didn’t take long for me to realize what being a part of the Midnight Society actually entailed: shiny things, sensual romance, and dead bodies.
Falling in love with Shadow came with a terrible price, one that I wasn’t willing to pay. There’s a dark side to every love story, and this one was mine.
Discover shiny things, hot sex, and dead bodies.
In one night, I lost everything: my hopes and dreams, my best friend, and Shadow’s heart. He told me he loved me, but it was just a lie.
The Midnight Society has fallen, reduced to ashes by a monster; someone whom we all once trusted. The betrayal has shattered our lives forever and Shadow, Lord of the Midnight Society, finds himself at a crossroad.
One road leads him further down the path of vengeance, filled with unending violence and dead bodies. The other road leads to me. However, our path to happiness is paved with broken glass and razorblades, and at some point, one of us is going to fall.
Welcome to the world of the Midnight Society.
The path to happiness is paved with broken glass and razorblades.
Reading Semblance was like being in the audience at one of Bach’s performances. Logan Patrick played me like a master pianist, bringing out every emotion and leaving me with the incredible high that comes from witnessing true talent. If this in fact were a show I would give Semblance and Logan Patricks a standing ovation.
Logan Patricks did an amazing job of making me care about each and every player in this story. His ability to draw me in and keep me hooked throughout the entire book made this story a page turner. It was a fast-paced thrill ride from beginning to end and I can’t wait to read the next book in the Midnight Society.
This is my first book by Logan Patricks and it wont be my last. Let me just say I love this author and the way he writes. I was drawn in by the characters from the very start. This is a fast paced dark thriller that will have you guessing until the very end. Literally!! I am still in shock about how surprised I was with the book. I will definitely be sharing Semblance with everyone I know! Can’t wait for book 2!!! Hurry!
If you need more recommendations, than know, that Midnight Society is very beautiful, dangerous, tempting, marvelous and many more! You can look under the curtains of one of the most powerful and secret organizations in the world. An if you dare to… than you will find Shadow and trust me, he is worth it.
I loved Semblance. This novel is a fast-paced, suspense driven, page-turner. There was one clever twist after another. And just when I could breath a little sigh of relief… BOOM! I’m stunned and making — no-way-that-just-happened noises. Honest to God, I suspected everyone and figured out nothing! Every single plot twist is relevant, and dammit! my 007 inner fangirl was all about the society’s security.
This book should come with a warning. All track of time will be lost while reading. I almost forgot about making dinner last night. Sleep, forget about it.
As far as the story line, forget about trying to guess what is going to happen next. I am very good about figuring out the twists and turns in books, tv, and movies. I couldn’t figure out anything. Just when I thought I had it, something would happen that change everything I thought. The ending.. Oh. My. God.