5 beautiful exuisitely written stars Spiral Bliss is by far one of my favorite series of all time From the very beginning of Dean and Liv s journey in Arouse and then Allure and now with Awaken I have been rooting for this couple I laughed and cried with them through this journey And now their story has finally come full circle Awaken is exuisitely written in both Liv and Dean s point of view Everything was well executed and the book captured and held my attention from beginning until the end I didn t want to put the book down I didn t want it to end On the one hand I m glad Dean and Liv are finally at a secure place in their relationship without any external threats But on the other hand I
M Sad Because This Series Is Ending sad because this series is ending immediately picks up where Allure left off with Dean in Italy to supervise an archeological dig and Liv in Mirror Lake They both hated the separation Dean especially With the threats to his career still looming he s helpless to do anything He s frustrated that he can t be there to protect Liv Liv hated the separation too but she new that for them to survive the threats to their marriage she has to learn to stand up for herself and protect her husband in the process Further Liv also needed to confront the ghost of her past
and move on And boy did she I was so happy for her She came full circle in move on And boy did she I was so happy for her She came full circle in book She was no longer the scared and insecure girl that we met in Arouse but a confident and assertive young woman ready to fight for her husbandI was amazed at how much her character has grown during this series especially in this book She was the one who protected Dean and really made a conscious decision to assert herself I was fist pumping saying to my Kindle You go girl every time she stood her ground whether it was with Dean her business her family It was awesome to finally see her take charge I can think of a thousand reasons to say no he says Me too I press a hand to my chest and close my eyes But if we look hard enough we can always find a reason to say no We can always find a reason to be afraid So maybe it s time to stop looking and see what finds us instead Dean was his usual charming self There are not enough words to describe how wonderful a hero Dean is His love for Liv and his passion for her not just physically but emotionally as well was palpable It was just wonderful to read about a hero who is just so in love with his wife and would really do anything even sacrifice his own career just
protect her He is just You re beautiful You re my wish come true I just love love this couple Their relationship is intense passionate vulnerable and as a reader you just can t help but cheer for them When I was reading this book I felt like I new these people And seriously I want to hurt those who wanted to hurt them in this book And trust me there ar. I love that you love me professor I love loving you beautySince their intense passionate beginning Professor Dean West and his wife Olivia have fought dark secrets and. E a lot of people who wanted to hurt them their careers their marriage And if trust me again you d want to hurt those "people too for causing so much misery and heartbreak for both Dean and Liv And I " too for causing so much misery and heartbreak for both Dean and Liv And I remiss if I don t mention that this book is HOT Like scorching melt your panties HOT Dean and Liv have this explosive chemistry and Nina Lane can write a sexy scene like nobody s business There are a lot of smexy times in this book but let me assure you that each of those smexy scenes were fabulously written and add so much to really nowing what Dean and Liv s relationship is like One surprising thingTO PROTECT HER HE IS JUST
About This Book For Me Was The Humor I Justthis book for me was the humor I just that Dean and Live despite the things that they re going through when they are together can actually laugh and be silly with each other It s refreshing to read that Some of my fave uotes and funniest moments really came from scenes where Dean and Live were being silly playful and sweet to each other You Midsummer Night (Lady Julia Grey, know I love you like a bee loves honey Younow I can t wait to pollinate your flower I chuckle It s been a while since you have huh Way too long baby sighI could talk all day about this book I just loved it that much It s unforgettable and truly amazing Read this series people Full review will be posted during the blog tour stop on my blog It s live 6 BREATHTAKING MAGNIFICENT SOUL ETCHING STARS My LivMy Dean Sometimes your heart gets so filled with emotions that words alone can t express them all So you need singing and dancing a philharmonic orchestra and a full chorus backing you up Because there is THAT MUCH inside you That sentence above just described my thoughts for this book As a voracious reader whose acuired tastes constantly changes my feelings for Dean and Liv however have never wavered This married couple s journey was emotionally tumultuous intensely passionate and their love is one of those rare special incomparable loves that lasts for an eternity This book picks up right after the events of Awaken book 3 of 3 Professor Dean West his Beauty s journey of love commitment self reflection growth hardship triumphMy sincerest thanks to the lovely ladies on our BR Melissa Patty Katy Elizabeth Gisele Alleskelle and Linda Our eyes meet and a thousand hopes fears and wishes pass between us Books in the Spiral of Bliss Trilogy should be read in orderBook 1 ArouseBook 2 AllureBook 3 Awaken In Arouse book 1 we followed Olivia West s and her husband Professor Dean West as they experience marriage troubles Mainly misunderstandings and miscommunications but also their pasts coming back to haunt them In Allure book 2 Dean and Liv made huge progress in overcoming issues and opening up the lines of communication only to have their world rocked by family issues tragedies and outright threats to their happiness and futureAwaken book 3 opens up to Betrayal in order to save their marriage Now reeling in the aftermath of a personal tragedy Liv and Dean are driven further apart by a vindictive threat to Dean's car. He aftermath of shocking events in book 2 Just like title would I indicate it is very much an awakening for both Dean and Liv forcing them to reflect on and deal with their past present and futureFor Dean it s about coming to terms with and accepting that he cannot and should not protect and save Liv from everything For Liv it s about finding her herself and her footing next to her larger than life husbandThere are shockers and a darkness clouding the horizon but we are also so much hope and joy in the progress both are making on the journeys of life We are also treated to many pleasant surprises sweet and tender moments of love and off the chart sex with one of the best and most memorable heroes ever Professor Dean West is everything I could ever ask for in a hero times ten He is irresistible with his combination of uncanny good looks splendid physic intelligence and scholar geekyness Except with Dean it isn t geeky it s perfectionSeven words to describe Dean Captivating strong assertive commanding noble enlightened and unforgettable My husband doesn t just love me He Always You knows how to love me Henows what I need and when I need it sometimes even better than I do Olivia West Liv aka Beauty has come a long
Way Since Book 1since book 1 words to describe Liv Strong endearing determined insecure na ve and empowered Wanting her is like breathing Needing her is in my blood And loving her will always be the beat of my heart I didn t want this story to end that s how much I enjoyed it It has been my absolute pleasure to follow them through ups and downs I might have wished that Liv stood up to her past sooner and that
Dean had used a little less hot headiness and smarts to overcome some of his adversaries Buthad used a little less hot headiness and smarts to overcome some of his adversaries But the same time it takes a village What a journey What an endingCaptivating plot Spellbinding storytelling Interesting Characters Fascinating lovable and unforgettable hero Professor Dean West 6 star shelf and top 10 hero Epic read You and me professor You and me beauty Hero rating 5 stars Heroine rating 45 starsSex scenes rating 5 starsSex scenes freuency 5 starsStoryline concept rating 5 starsStorytelling skills rating 5 starsStory ending rating 45 starsBook editing rating 5 no edits spotted 5 starsOverall rating 5 starsWould I recommend this series YesWould I re read this series YesWould I read future books by this author Yes GIF approved by GR 11 2013 5 chivalrous beautiful and intensely erotic starsReview completed December 12 2013Awaken was my first beta read and I m very grateful for having experienced Liv and Dean s journey come to an end at first hand Thank you Nina you re an awesome author and a wonderful woman A special thankyou goes to my dear friend Jen Doing the beta read with you was a true blast 3I don t tell you any news when I say that I loved all three books yet it s obvious that Awak. EerThe tumultuous journey that began in AROUSE and continued in ALLURE now comes to a breathtaking conclusion as Liv and Dean battle to protect each other and their lo.