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Tayra

By: Cebelius
Narrated by: Jessica Threet,Christopher Boucher
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Publisher's Summary

Would YOU love a monster girl?

Tony Platz had the respect of his peers, a career on the fast track, and the body of an Olympian. There was only one problem: It was an open secret he carried a torch for his already-married partner. When a raid put her in the hospital and finally exposed her husband's ongoing infidelity, Tony got shipped out to Oolytau to keep him from doing something that wouldn't just end his career. As weeks turned into months, it became apparent the last person his crush wanted to see was the one man who could say "I told you so", and his future prospects with the NHIC looked grim.

Tayra Manes had a dream. She worked hard, graduated the academy, and became the first of her kind to join the Non-Human Investigative Corps. There was only one problem: She was a griffin, and not everyone approved of her being allowed to serve in the previously all-human NHIC. Within 24 hours of her assignment to Oolytau, she had a bounty on her head, no place to call home, and a new partner.

As a simple apartment hunt turned into a deadly game of cat and mouse, their problems multiplied as Tayra realized Tony might just be the dream she'd come to the city to find, and Tony found himself making the same mistake twice.

©2022 Cebelius (P)2022 Cebelius

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Fun, Fun, and more Fun!

Great story, narration and sexy rump.

Just buy it and enjoy if you like sci-fi with some naughty parts.

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Cebelius keeps getting better

I've been listening to Cebelius' books on and off for over a year and I'm happy with the stories but over the time it's my opinion his writing has gotten better and better.

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Awesome

Can’t believe I found Cebelius by accident have been a fan since mask of the template came out and can’t wait for what comes next.

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Nice

This is a fun story and is well written. My only complaint was the twist at the end seemed like a bad choice and does really make sense within the story so far.

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enjoyably read

well put together. heart warming and hilarious at times me. a perfect monster AB. looking forward to #3.

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Its good.

This series is pretty good the world feels like its own place there isn't anything that will remind you of the current thing. I like the characters and the factions of the humans and the monsters get more interesting with each book in that you could pick a side and it feels up to you and not the author shoe horning the reader. Definitely looking forward to the rest of the series.

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more more more

please write more of this it is amazing i love the original content and inter actions of you very unique characters. can't wait to see more

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Absolutely Loved it!

at the beginning I was expecting smut or some erotica. but I wonderfully surprised.

It's a Buddy Cop adventure with action and mystery.
the world is believable in It's fantasy setting. the relationship, was so charming with a slow burn and a very satisfying conclusion.

best of all the Voice acting honestly sold it for me. the voice work gave the story so much more flavor with the acting bounce back between the 2 voices when needed. I felt such strong emotions and ended up care so much Tony and Tayra. The whole loving a person for them and not their looks struck my heart.

100% recommend, give it a chance

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I love this

I love this book and its series. That ending is not what I wanted though.

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Good book, recycled plot.

The performances were as amazing as the first book, though the resolution of the plot was a bit too similar to book 1. I know the author has an overarching plot between books, which is fine, but I wouldn't mind a bit of a break from the theme of corruption to maybe tackle a serial killer, or something not involved directly with the NHIC to flesh things out a bit more setting-wise.

Another issue I had was that Tony, at the beginning of the book, was suppose to have this dislike of non-humans (I still prefer the term "demi-humans"), but he didn't once seem to dislike anything other that the first chapter of him getting over being partnered with one. Bremen from the first book put up more resistance against Valise.

Other than all that, not a bad book at all. I enjoyed Tayra's character, I found her adorable, strong, but also sympathetic and vulnerable. Tony is a good man, a bit of a meat head, but certainly not an idiot. I want to know more about Grace though, I know she wasn't a huge character, but she was attractive, and her loneliness makes me want to see a resolution to her story. That, and the Gargoyles animated series gave me something of a fetish for gargoyle girls.

At any rate I am looking forward to the next book, I'm interested in perhaps knowing more about this infamous succubus that sued the city.

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A really good story

This is a continuation of a series. This is the second book with this one starting the back round for the series.

Must admit I was was put off by what I perceived the story to be. After listening to the the book I was very pleased with the story. The characters were well built and easily made the story. There were parts I had to listen to several times to catch what was happening. I really love this story!

The narrators really brought the book to life and did a fantastic job with the book. I hope they continue to do the narration for the series. They made the characters come to life and gave feelings to the characters.

Both the author along with the narrators did an excellent job!

The only thing I can do is give it a 5***** rating.

Well done!

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  • Daryl peter lambrou
  • 03-09-22

Cracking book

What a cracking story this book is amazing and well done great characters and narration

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  • 03-10-22

Quirky, Romantic, Funny and just a little Raunchy.

Loving this series so far, The world-building going on in the background has made me curious for more but I'm loving the relationships being explored and developed. Great narration too! Christopher and Jessica are awesome