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Review: Damaged Locke by Victoria Ashley & Jenika Snow

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Aston Locke
Whispers of the Locke brothers fill the town, facts and reality twisted to fit what these motherfuckers believe they know about us.

That we’re sadistic bastards, incapable of any real emotions or fear.

Maybe they’re not wrong about that.

That is, until I set my sights on Kadence King, getting just as drawn to her as I am the darkness. It’s the first time I’ve felt anything in a long time. 

But would she really be scared knowing the depth, the lengths I go with my brothers to make any fucker who crosses us pay? 

I need a woman who can accept me for who I am.

For what I am.

I’m hoping like hell it’s her, because I want nothing more than to claim her as mine…

Kadence King
I know Aston’s dangerous, know people fear him. But I want him. I’m drawn to him, just as he’s drawn to the darkness.

I should be afraid of him, should turn the other way, but I can’t. I’ve gone mad and let him in my room, in my life, allowing him to consume me. 

He possesses me, dominates me. Aston Locke shows me what it means to want to be claimed by him and only him.

And when he tells me I’M HIS, I have no doubt that’s the truth.

Because in the end it’s what I want too.

No matter how dangerous he is…

Hotness alert!! Yes guys this one was damn hot with the dangers lurking around.
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If you are a fan of dark, gritty but short reads, YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS!!
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The story introduces us to Aston, one of the infamous Locke brothers. He is tall, dark and handsome and all ruthless.

"I’m Aston Locke, a mean motherfucker that you just let all up in your space.”

Everyone fears Locke brothers especially Aston Locke, he is all fucked up. If you want to be safe stay away from him.

"I crave the challenge like I crave the darkness."

Enters Kadence, soft, sweet and a complete opposite of Aston. But she has her own demons and Astons's presence makes her  feel safe. Where he is dark she is all light and she is exactly what he needs.

"I’m flirting with danger, playing with fire right in the palm of my hand."

Kadence is fascinated with the youngest Locke. She even gets more curious when he sees him doing one of his job but she has no idea of what lies ahead.

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"Maybe I’ll feed her curiosity and give her a small taste of the youngest Locke.
I’m pretty sure this will be the last time she leaves her bedroom window unlocked and opened for me."

Their first meeting is oh my god....so intense, downright erotic even dark and full of secrets. He is infatuated with her and now he wants her. He needs her like he needs air to breathe.

"I need you, Kadence. I need us. Tell me you want the same.”

His darkness calls to her. She wants him like she has wanted no one else. She craves him and now she has him all of him.

"This is only the fucking beginning. You’re mine. Only mine.”


I loved the plot and characters... The writing style was amazing and full of emotions, I felt Everything. I felt the hate, the love, the dangers.

"I found my way here. So here I am. Here with you under the stars.”

The only thing I didn't like was that the story was rushed. It had a great plot but everything was rushed. I was expecting some action and adventure but that was also too quick. It came and went and I was like what the fuck did happen? So I would have liked it more if it was a bit extended and detailed with not that insta lust/love. But all in all it was a good quick read.

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If you like quick dark romances with dangerous heroes then this book is definitely for you.

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OW Drama- 
OM Drama- 
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Cliffhanger- 
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Epilogue- ✓ An amazing one!!

Aston- 5 Stars
Kadence- 4 Stars
Supporting characters- 4 Stars
Plot- 4 Stars
Storytelling- 4 Stars
Sexual tension- 5 Stars
Story ending- 5 Stars

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