Categories : Fantasy

Nastasya is a pretty complex character who has been immortal for the last years and at the start of the story we find her scared and nervous about what she had seen her friend do. I definitely noticed the difference from other YA immortal books out there. Role-players and original fiction authors, at this point your characters are likely to provoke eye-rolling and exclaimations of “yeah, right! If anything, these two circle each other, both uncertain of whether or not to start something new. Right when the plot starts to show a tiny bit of promise, in the form of an assassination attempt on Nasty’s life, it boils back down into a bitch fight. Your character alone uses a weapon that: It was dragged out almost to the point where I wanted to quit, or to where I almost fall asleep.

But none of it feels real. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. She doesn’t know if the person is still there or if the invitation is still open, but it is the only place left open to her. Darkness Falls Cate Tiernan. First of all in our things to love: Because, hello, awesome books will make for awesome reading. I absolutely love this book.

Immortal Beloved #2: Darkness Falls

And what we have before us are the rich feasts that conscience cannot appreciate and mortal men cannot know without regret. Before that, another name.

We stayed in New Orleans five years. There’s some hinting at magic and mysterious destinies and ancient houses and all that jazz – but it’s hardly explored.


Darkness Falls Cate Tiernan. Writing as Cate Tiernan, she is best known for tierann Sweep serieswhich follows the Wiccan adventures of a cast of high school students.

This trilogy reminded me of the Immoftal Academy books, except much improved in basically every aspect. She seeks refuge at a rehab for wayward immortals, where she meets the gorgeous, undeniably sexy Reyn, who seems inexplicably linked to her Nastasya has spent the last century living as a spoiled, drugged-out party girl.

But even though I hate her guts, I’ll admit she did make the book a lot more interesting. I can’t even really tell you what I thought of the other characters, except Reyn.

If you know anything about Tiernan, then this is not a surprise. I was baffled that someone her age about years old! I found this book altogether enjoyable and completely worthy of a second, third, and maybe fourth read. I liked the other minor characters in the house too. His relationship with Nasty mobie, was something quite else. I thought that was very interesting. Quotes from Immortal Beloved. Where i was like: I love the story, the finding yourself, finding a place to belong, it’s great, BUT, yes there is a but, the book was waaaay too long.

After four hundred years, Nastasya has literally seen and done it all.

Immortal Beloved (Immortal Beloved, #1) by Cate Tiernan

Loved just as much as the first time. It has a grandiose, somewhat silly title that I can’t help but like because it reminds me of Gary Oldman and Beethoven. View all 13 comments. I did like her, but there wasn’t much about her that stuck out to me.


Cate Tiernan – Wikipedia

Protag who is powerful and special and gosh darn incredible without realizing it? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The next day, she wakes up hungover and immoral disgusted with herself, and decides that something has to change. The very realistic look at immortality. One thing that stood out immediately though: I really do need to get a copy of the sequel soon! And there are so many more questions. Refresh and try again.

When Nastasya, an immortal having lived on Earth for well over four decades, witnesses her best friend paralyze a cabbie driver with his dark magic, she gets the wake-up call she deserves. I enjoyed watching Nastasya grow and change and make discoveries about herself throughout the book. With that being said, I still think she is a cool, and seriously badass chic.

Hence, the life lessons imparted tifrnan Immortal Beloved are blatantly obvious. I went to school in New York, and after school went back to New Orleans.

Cate Tiernan

This wasn’t a bad thing, mind you. Jul 23, Sita rated it did not like it Shelves: This book would be an excellent story even without the paranormal elements. Your eyes are small and squinty!

Cate Tiernan is not a subtle writer. It’s a really fun and entertaining read.