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on 13 December 2013
Contains adult situations, sex, paranormal themes, violence, and is not intended for the faint of heart.

I do like it when you get a book/box set etc where the characters are actually humorous as well as just top-notch Alpha Male. The repartee between the males and the females in this set of books is a joy to read and there are some real LOL moments. Each of these characters is multi-layered and you get a real insight into them as a person and how their relationship with their mate affects their life and 'job' and effects them as a person. One of the aspects of these books, the blood and the power transfer, was something that I have not read before and thought was a very clever twist on a genre where it is increasingly difficult to have anything 'new'.

I loved the stories and how they followed on from each other. I think, if I absolutely had to choose, then my favourites would be the first and the last stories in this set. I am loving this series and am waiting quite happily for the next in this series. The stories are short(ish), HOT, funny and with lots of action - of every sort! Take the warning though - if you can't handle the heat, stay out of Immortal Ops ;)
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on 17 December 2013
I bought these books thinking they would be boring and because they were cheap but the were quite the opposite brilliantly written and the stories were so exciting and had me from the beginning to the end I'm looking forward to the next book in 2014 keep writing Mandy x
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on 7 January 2014
I bought this box set on the back of the reviews here. I read the first one, it was readable, patchy and unbelievable - even for paranormal romance, but I persevered to the end. Slowly over three or four days. I just kept thinking it was going to get better. It never did. It might be just me, but when did sex replace content or story or believability?
Then on I went to the second book, which was even worse. We stumbled from one situation to another with no causative link, reason or explanation. I simply could not be bothered finishing it, which is an absolute first for me.
It would be unfair of me to offer any comment on the other books in this box set, sincerely I would rather read a bus timetable, at least it makes sense.
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on 7 February 2014
If you like perverted sex this will be a good set of books for you . I knew it was adult reading only but thought that was because of the violence. I love paranormal books usually but found most stories more about the sex than the story.
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on 10 December 2013
Why did it take so long for me to discover this author? She has now joined the ranks of my best reads, including Christine Feehan, Naomi Singh, Sherilyn Kenyon, etc. Great characters, action packed from the start, with HARD to read sex scenes ;)
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on 31 August 2015
I do love it when Mandy puts her books into box sets it means I can read one book straight on to another, this is really good especially with the Immortal Ops as once you start reading you can't put them down. The Immortal Ops series is exciting and takes you a journey like you have never been before, you come to know the different characters their traits and abilities and what they had to endure at the hands of the mad scientists trying to create super soldiers. Mandy's writing draws you in she makes the stories believable so you feel you are on the journey along with each of the characters she makes you laugh at some of the antics the men get up to, and ever cry when you read of some of the atrocities that were preformed on the men in the name of science. Each character builds as the story unfolds and you see how they pull on their strengths in times of need, how each of them has their own demons to fight, but how as a team they always have each others backs. This is never truer than when they find their mates and have to fight one way or another to claim the woman that can make each of them feel whole again. I love this series and the characters Mandy has created, they feel real and believable and I would definitely recommend this series, if you haven't read it yet you are missing out big time.
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on 7 February 2014
I enjoyed all of these books and felt that, as a boxed set with a low price, it was well worth getting. I would not have paid a few pounds each for the individual books, but felt I got good value for money with the boxed set.
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on 9 January 2014
I caught one of Roth's novellas in another box set and quite enjoyed her writing style, so thought I'd check out some of her other works, this being my first purchase.
I've enjoyed this series so far and will be looking out for the other titles. The books all follow the usual "shifter looking for his soul mate" theme, but there is an intersecting main theme running through the series (I won't say what/who though, no spoilers here) and its an interesting angle IMHO.
There are a few editing mistakes (in one of the earlier stories General Newman suddenly becomes General Carter for a few pages) and a couple of out of context words (obvious use of spell checker vs human editing I think) but this doesn't detract from the storyline really, and sometimes I can be a bit pedantic over these things, but it does bug me that the same care doesn't seen to be taken with e-books as with printed material. We still pay good money for them you know!
The stories are quite short, I went through the whole 4 book set in about a day and a half, but they're fairly fast paced and I did get drawn in to the characters. Personally I think my favourite book out of the four was the last one, although I think I'm a bit biased there as Wilson does make me laugh. I like a lovable rogue.
On the whole it's an easy reading style; the storylines are along a military/special ops vein, with a bit of romance and a few sexy scenes thrown in, but not to the point where it's sex for the sake of filling pages. There's also a good amount of banter between the guys on the team, which is amusing.
Would recommend this set to anyone with a love of shifter based stories.
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on 5 February 2014
These are easy to read. Some of the stories are better than others. Some of the texts are repetitive and predictable. An OK read but not something that I would revisit. I enjoy a good shifter story but can't say that these were my favorite.
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on 2 December 2015
I am a big fan of the supernatural & horror/spooky reading, after reading hundreds of books, paperback, hardback & on my kindle fire hdx, this series is being added to my favourites! I can't wait to read book 5 to see what or who will happen next? This shifter romance series is definitely recommended for adult only reading!!
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