Fruit of Misfortune
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Series: The Creatura Series, Book 2
Genres: Fairy Tales & Folklore / General, Fantasy & Magic, Legends, Myths, Fables / Greek & Roman, Paranormal
Tags: Mythology, paranormal romance, teen fiction, young adult paranormal romance
Publisher: Clean Teen Publishing
Publication Year: 2015
ASIN: 1634221141
ISBN: 9781634221146
Isis' goals for the future included things like attending and graduating college. However, becoming a monster wasn't part of the plan. Isis and her boyfriend, David, are on the brink of a horrible transformation and they are eager to stop it. Together, they set out on a quest to Greece to find Isis' biological father—the only person that may be able to help them. Their journey comes to an abrupt stop before it even begins when Isis falls ill, and Eros, David's best friend, arrives in Athens, unannounced and curious…with a plan of his own. The hunt for her father leads Isis on the turbulent path of deceit, death, and demons as she anticipates the dawning of the beast that stirs inside her.
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Isis’ goals for the future included things like attending and graduating college. However, becoming a monster wasn’t part of the plan. Isis and her boyfriend, David, are on the brink of a horrible transformation and they are eager to stop it. Together, they set out on a quest to Greece to find Isis’ biological father—the only person that may be able to help them. Their journey comes to an abrupt stop before it even begins when Isis falls ill, and Eros, David’s best friend, arrives in Athens, unannounced and curious…with a plan of his own.

The hunt for her father leads Isis on the turbulent path of deceit, death, and demons as she anticipates the dawning of the beast that stirs inside her.

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Reviewed by Melanie Newton
Violence
5
Starts in the prologue with a description of a murder
Talk of a girl that killed herself
Camillia is found dead and the scene is described - turns out she killed herself to prevent a demon posession.
Some fighting when the Demon tries to get Isis and a violent death.
Language
5
The 'B' word is used a few times, Pissed used to describe feelings of anger, Hell - as in how the Hell did this happen, Name calling (including Whore) God as in Oh My God, Jesus used as in
Romance/Sensuality
4
Several instances of lght kissing between David and Isis
Some very intimate moments between Isis and David but no sex
Some kissing with Eros and Isis
Drugs/Alcohol/Smoking
2
Several scenes with adults smoking. Although Isis is offered a cigrarette she never smokes one.
There is wine drunk at dinner (although no mention of Isis actually drinking any - should be noted that although she would be underage in the US although at the time they are in Greece where 18 would be legal).

Supernatural Characters: Gods.  Creatura, Demi Gods, Demons,

Other: With the follow-up novel to Creatura, themes continue with Isis transforming.  There are several adult themes dealt with including virginity, possible pregnancy,  and medical examinations.

About the Author
Nely Cab

Nely Cab is a Writer of stuff, a Master Coffee Drinker, a Food Maker & Eater, an Imaginary World Conqueror, and an Air Breather. She talks to herself—a lot—in her South Texas home while she plots stories about fantasy worlds and sips coffee from a pitcher. She’s known for cooking far too much food and has a tendency to overdo…well, everything. It is rumored that she is fabulous. Nely Cab is the best-selling author of the Creatura series.

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