Review æ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ☆ C.D. ReissE gripping and all consuming The protagonists exude a fierce passion in their erotic endeavours and se it as a vessel for their feelings their anger their pain their hurt and it s so wonderful to read I felt their craziness and sexual hunger for each other one cannot function without the other and this story explores what happens when the crazy really takes hold Theresa shines brightly in Rule her persona confidence and courage have developed throughout the series resulting in a formidable character with sass self awareness empathy and Hey Diddle Diddle Leveled Text understanding Antonio is protective passionate powerful and honourable a man of integrity who has the capacity to love fiercely In Rule the final part of the Corruption series his past resurfaces in a way even he had never thought possible and for the reader this plot devise adds another layer of angst that s gripping and enhances thenknown in terms of where the story will take Gorgeous and...Hung?! us Theresa and Antonio have an intense connection Their respect for each other is immense their need to do the best for each other to protect each other is awe inspiring The love they show and their passion for each other s survival at any cost is captivating and heartbreaking all at the same time Their interaction is powerful the ebb and flow of their dialogue and inner monologue breathtaking The plethora of characters all play a part in the intricate plot that never once left me perplexed in its complexities I began to like a secondary character that I never thought possible and my love for Theresa and Antonio grew exponentially The events happen along side the climax of the Submission series so if you re a fan of Monica and Jonathan this element willndoubtedly touch your heart Rule confronts with full force the issue of where they belong in the world it defines some of their inner turmoil and is a pivotal part in the arc of the story along with other layers of angst entwined into whether or not they can survive in a world where perception suggests they don t belong anywhere together The corruption series is intricate but the author sprinkles her writing power and masters the complexities effortlessly The transitions from scene to scene are flawless the range of emotions exuisite Every element carries the story forward in some way each scene flowing seamlessly with reason and context depicting the The Mangrove Tree underground world of Anthony and Theresa with a picture perfectality The vivid writing had me in the moments with them feeling their pain their love and their hurt I felt my adrenaline pumping and my heart rate soar as I read the fate of the characters and basked in a crescendo of angst It s emotional INTENSE exciting and EPIC I was addicted to RULE from beginning to end and will love this story forever NOTE Rule is told from the dual perspective of the protagonists and is the THIRD and FINAL part of the Corruption Series A series which should be read in order My review thoughts for Spin Corruption 1My review thoughts for Ruin Corruption 2Advanced copy received from the author in exchange for my honest review thoughts EARLY RELEASE RULE is LIVE Mafia Suspenseful Stars Let me preface my review with highly recommending you re read the last 20% or so of RUIN to re acclimate yourself to the events that took place as RULE jumps right back into that timeline following the wedding explosionfire If you haven t read RUIN I caution you to not read further in my review as there s mild plot spoilers for that book RULE takes the reader on a roller coaster ride of events following the wedding explosion Antonio and Theresa are missing feared dead within the tunnels beneath LA Daniel vows to get answersto save her if she s possibly alive He drove her into Antonio s arms with his betrayal and if he has to lose his incumbent seat in the Mayor s office saving her he will do it Donna Maria Carloni head of the Sicilian mafia of LA is out for vengeance against Antonioif he s alive he won t be for longOf the three Songs of Corruption novels RULE was most suspenseful for me There s a huge plot revelation that I had no clue of prior and this is very much a central focus in the book Antonio and Theresa remain a steadfast team to stay alive amidst the threats that lurk at every dark corner There s huge bounties for both their heads Can Antonio restore order in his Capo kingdom and still remain alive Truths come out in that period of being dead Can their relationship survive the fallout Will they physically survive to find out Theresa Drazen from day one has accepted Antonio Spinelli in all his outlaw Capo ways Antonio knows he s bad for her it risks her life just being involved with him but their love is polarizing As much as he tries to walk away to free her he just can t She nderstands him And as much as walking away can protect her she needs his protection as well The woman has no fear and I THINK ANTONIO FEARS FOR HER SAFETY Antonio fears for her safety of that She doesn t fear him accepts him cripples him in his love for her That s the idea of who I am I want a life with you because you accept me All of me I am whole with you Only you Reiss constructs a flawless canvas of nderground LA mafia corruption With each twist and turn the reader anxiously anticipates the next shooter lurking in the shadows Her writing style is artistic and beautifully poetic Antonio does not fail to exhibit his dominant Capo prowess with Theresa Didn t seem anything kept that man s
LIBIDO AT BAY LIFE ON THEat bay Life on the need to run versus balls to the wall sex with his Contessahis Contessa always won She was his addiction and it very well might kill one of them or both Reiss captured me as a loyal reader with her Songs of Submission Series and I do have to admit I cherished every tiny snippet of this plotline that brought s back to Jonathan Drazen those life on the line times in Seuoia Hospital with him waiting to die for his heart transplant The love story within the SoS series will never be surpassed for me Or at least it hasn t thus far Although I truly enjoyed Theresa and Antonio I didn t feel their love in the pit of my stomach like I did SoS I m a sucker for angst though and let me say the last few chapters in RULE connected me to the love story that is Antonio and Theresa Albeit gritty animalistic and everything corruptit s a love story at that This ote by Antonio completely captures their relationship for me And all around great conclusion to the Songs of Corruption Series Bravo Looking forward to from the Drazen clan Now where are these bonus scenes of Jonathan and Rachel RULE is book three within the Songs of Corruption Series It is NOT to be read as a standalone It is a spin off series of the Songs of Submission Series and I d highly recommend starting with that series first Because it is awesome Kings of Paradise (Ash and Sand uotesteasers taken from pre published copy and may change in the finished product Advanced copy received by author in exchange for my HONEST review 5 StarsI finished reading Rule and I was perfectly at peace I knew that when I started the book I would be taken on a journey A journey that I knew would have highs and lows joys and sorrows and life and death I wasn t sure what would happen but I was prepared for LiveTogether or DieTogether RULE is the ending of the journey of Antonio Spinelli and Theresa Drazen They were thenlikely pair who came together despite the odds and loved each other with the greatest of passion The trials and tribulations that surfaced in this book only intensified the commitment and love they had for one another The fierceness to protect each other no matter the cost was primal and effervescent Their love story was of epic proportions I will
say that while reading I was completely absorbed into the storythat while reading I was completely absorbed into the story were times I feared turning the page but I always wished I had hours in the day to just read Their story raked me over the coals My heart ached for these two There were too many circumstances to think they would come out nscathed With each chapter the fear would envelope mehow could Antonio and Theresa survive the mess created This book rode my emotions full throttle From the. No intention of turning her back on him They're devoted and strong ready for anything A Love Tested To The Limit And then someone from Antonio's past reappears Someone who can give him everything he ever wanted and wh. 45 STARSAnother scorching hot book by CD Reiss but not only was the sex through the roofthe story was great too I did mark it down a half a star mainly because of a certain direction the story takesI can t elaborate however I just didn t care for some of the story line In saying that though I still feel this author is brillianther writing is poeticlet s face it I love everything this woman writes Review to Comebut I will say that this series is a MUST read Eda s TooManyBooksButNoDamnTime themed extra short reviews 1 6 We live together or die together Capo STARS YOU RE MY LIFE It doesn t matter what I am or what I ve done as long as you re mine Nothing in the past matters THERE IS YOU AND NOTHING ELSE CAPO DAMN That was like fine wineThis is my 14th book by CD Reiss I should be sed to her amazeballs writing style right But noI get mesmerized each and every time and fall in love with her a little bit with every new bookI am begging you woman NEVER STOP FCKING WRITING OVERALL A terrific ending for a terrific story The dynamic between Capo and Contessa the never ending action the not over the top drama and most of allthe awesome Drazen family all made this book a winner You re made for this life I m made for YOU 4 For the Moments Stars Spoiler FreeThink about what is most important in your lifeWhat would you do if you had someone who nderstood you completely who accepted you for the person you are not a person they want you to beWould you go to the ends of the Earth fighting clawing your way through whatever obstacles necessary to be with that personsacrifice for themeven kill for themThis last entry of Songs of Corruption 3 brought all of the intrigue passion and raw emotions to the final completion The journey of these two characters Antonio and Theresa allowed s to be the fly on the wall of Leaders Eat Last unbelievablepheaval in both of their livesit was impossible to stop Both of these people so different from an outsiders perspective but who were reallythe total haven for each other Each was accepted cherished and revered Allowed to be without judgement for their world was all that mattered to them in the endand by accomplishing what they neededsomehow the impossible happened There are specific moments in this book which just nailed me I was there on that country road and felt the love and caring between these two It was during these moments and the last third of the book which gave me the feelings of what CD Reiss brings What I felt most was perseverance the need to find the true ending for this couple And need the results in the end were emotional and touching It was like we had to go through a fire storm in order to come out cleanor if not exactly cleanat least whole I La muralla verde usually don t pullotes for my reviews but because it had such an impact and flavored my experience so deeply I will share it It might not mean as much taken out of context however should you read this final chapter of this odyssey hopefully it will strike you as it did me This is the day they went to live in the olive orchards When you close your eyes for the last time this will be this day you remember as the first day of the long happiness of your life You will smile your whole journey to heaven Spin Corruption 1 Ruin Corruption 2 Rule Corruption 3 Before Reading Going backBack to the couple who will make your ideas of love different intense graphicjust First there was SpinThen there was RuinAnd what we knew all alongThere could only be one lessonTo RULEC D Reiss let the games begin A gifted copy was provided by authorpublisher for an honest review For Reviews Free E books and Giveaways Rule is the explosive conclusion to the Songs of Corruption Series it brings s the stunning conclusion to the story of Antonio Spinelli and Theresa Drazen One a mob boss the other a woman of class and high society On the heels of Antonio s betrayal to Donna Maria and his escape from marrying Irene they flee Only to be brought back to Los Angeles when Jonathan Theresa s brother is hospitalized But it s not just about getting them back over the border and safely to the hospital It s about keeping themselves alive now that they both have prices on their head They both want a life filled with forevers but for these two they first need to escape the life that doesn t allow you to just walk away It s been a week since I read this A week filled with books that barely held my attention Life that just stopped because this book was all I could think about There is no way I can gather my thoughts enough for this review to do this book justiceChristine delivered From the very first word ntil the last page I felt like I was holding my breath Absolutely stunning I cried I cried And I fucking cried For every moment that Theresa made me smile or laugh Antonio reached into my chest and pulled my heart out She was the levity and he was just EVERYTHING There was so much emotion in his actions his words that I could not help but feel every single thing Like hard to explainI was twisted in knots and scared to death I was excited to read this but at the same time I did not want to even start it I had ideas of how this story needed to end how I needed it to end and I estioned everything I thought as I fell deeper into this story Every thought was taken turned inside out and shoved back into my mind There are books out there that you love Books you can read over and over again and then there are books that can t live without Songs of Corruption is a series I cannot live without Christine s best work is contained within this series The highs the lows and the everything in betweens it was pure grit and pure beauty And our Capo I know that Jonathan is a hard act to follow but with Antonio he s just in a league of his own Such a powerful character that held you captive as you manically flipped through these pages He
WASN T THIS FICTIONAL CHARACTER THESEt this fictional character these were his breaths his heartbeat You felt him In the tightness of his jaw the tick The pulsating need in which he took Theresa It was all power And life spun from the words on these pages I felt him to my core and I loved him Theresa s progression from the reserved classy lady to the tough as nails take no prisoners woman was a joy to experience And like with all of the heroines that Christine deliverers there is not one weak spot in her spine A woman of grace class and who will fight for what matters most From the woman we met in the club all those months ago The one that would blush and clutch her PEARLS AT THE BRUTALITY OF THIS MAN S WORDS at the brutality of this man s words turned She grew and she became a een She learned and owned her mind and her will and she ruled This author this series her books Read them All of them The writing is what book lover s dreams are made of You will not find another author who can craft an erotic suspenseful romance that speaks to you the way her words do A story that captivates you The beauty in the structure of her stories the poetry in her words and the brush she paints the scene with Erotica suspense romance this is not what this is This is art This is beautiful This is this just can t be explained without just shoving a book into your hands and seeing for yourself The Corruption Series Book Three Rule Pre order ExtraEVERYONE who preorders Rule The Corruption Series Book Three and fills outthe form in the link below will receive a NEW Jonathan and Monica bonus sceneThat means if you have already preordered on any retailer or do preorder from now Mini Habits for Weight Loss: Stop Dieting. Form New Habits. Change Your Lifestyle Without Suffering. until release and fill out this form you will get the bonus scene Click HERE 6 EPIC STARS It s LIVE US UK iBooks Nook This story is about truth vengeance sacrifice hope love and protecting the ones we love There are heart stopping moments moments I could hardly believe I thought I knew where this story may go I didn t think it d hit me the way it did with emotional tears The prose is lyrical and poetic with a heartbreaking aura The sheerality of the writing the multifaceted characters and the execution of the story arc simply blew me away as it tore through my emotions at a heady pace RULE is exciting passionate intens. Book Three in The Corruption Series You must read SPIN and RUIN before reading RULE Theresa and AntonioThey've been through hell Antonio has a price on his head for turning his back on a marriage deal and Theresa has. ,
Opening page to the very last I loved every minute of the hellish rollercoaster ride There were times when I couldn t breathe I had to close my eyes and let the tears flow But then there were times when I reveled in the love and commitment that Antonio and Theresa showed to one another It made me smile and my heart swell I know I haven t really told you a lot of what happens in the book I prefer you enjoy every minute without knowing even the littlest of information There happens to be many surprises in the book and they should Children of the New World unfold as you read the book not as you read a reviewWhat I will saythere was an Epilogue and it was PERFECT it was BEAUTIFUL it was HEARTFELT it was MOVING and I felt WHOLEChristine Reiss writes words that penetrate your soul your mind and your heart I really believe that everyone should read her books Her words are visually explosive and have a lyrical and poetic way about them She creates layerspon layers of depth in her characters she makes you feel with every emotion The Oswald Reflection under the sun and she has a magical gift of storytellingIf you haven t read this series here is what I will tell youThe Corruption Series is not yoursual love story but it is a love story worth reading It s not pretty and whimsical it s gritty and explosive The coming together of two entirely different worlds because the heart wants what the heart wants They should steer clear of one another but fate has other ideas Their desire and lust for one another are combustible and erotic The world wanted to take them down but with love desire trust and commitment Antonio and Theresa would SPIN they would RUIN and eventually they would RULE The Corruption Series should be read by allSPIN copy received from the author in exchange for my honest review thoughts Story Rating 5 StarsHero Rating 5 StarsHeroine Rating 5 StarsRomance Rating 5 StarsHeat Level 4 StarsEnding 5 StarsOverall Rating 5 HUGE CAPO LOVING STARS Rule Was the third and final book in this series and EVEYTHING fell into place perfectly I have to admit there for a while I was worried about how this this story would end I truly enjoyed Spin and Ruin But it was Rule that totally BLEW ME AWAYThe storyline was gripping and action packed grabbing me in and never letting me go I m so darn glad that I decided to try my first mafia romance thanks to all the AMAZING reviews that caught my attentionBoth Antonio and Theresa grew on me with each book By the time I finished Rule I loved them both I loved how I could FEEL the love between them and how much they meant to each other They made my heart beat faster as they planned and raced to save and protect each otherThe action scenes were pulse pounding This I LOVED and I crave in this type of read There were a few twist that knocked me for a loop I was constantly wondering just what was going to happen nextThe ending SPECTACULAR LOVED the epilogue it was PERFECTIONOnly one thing left to say WELL DONE CD Reiss 6 UNPARALLELED STARSI m at a loss for words The final book in the Corruption series left me wrung out and a big tumbler of emotions My thoughts Contessa I ve liked Theresa Drazen from day one and to see her grow and transform through this series into such a formidable character with strength allure confidence love and compassion was such a beautiful thing CD Reiss What a goddess of the written word She has truly crafted a phenomenal love story amidst the clutches of the mafia and the entanglements of the Drazen clan Both Antonio and Theresa are such memorable characters and their love their fierce passion and protection of each other was palpable and contagious Antonio My Capo my Spin what a truly magnificent male character There are only truly a few mob men that I d kill for and willing embrace Omert as my wayAntonio Spinelli is at the tophe is why I totally The Rabbit Who Wants to Go to Harvard understand all that Theresa does He pulled back and I drank in the lines of his face the texture of stubble on his cheeks the espresso of his eyes A warrior A king My capo always always always Theresa and Antonio s passion was like no other Their bond was perfect their thoughts and words were potent and poetic and theirndying commitment and love was simply phenomenal I want what I love and I love what I want What I want is you You came to me as a lady and now you are a een I ve never met a woman like you I don t even deserve you but I have You And Having You I M Not Giving You UpYour And having you I m not giving you pYour is my world Our world Overall this was Overwhelming Out of this world Outstanding I will read this again in its entirety and I just know that it ll rock my world all over again Ti voglio bene Theresa Ti amer sempre Fino alla fine dei miei giorni This was a Buddy Read with the CanariesFor reviews and blog posts Rule book 3 of 3 The conclusion to alleged mobster Antonio Spinelli Theresa Drazen s songs of Corruption There are too many ways to die Songs of Corruption is the whirlwind saga of alleged mobster Antonio Spinelli and Theresa Drazen It s a seuel series to Songs of Submission and Songs of Perdition and thus most enjoyed if read after and in orderBook 1 SpinBook 2 RuinBook 3 Rule In Songs of Corruption book 1 and 2 heiress socialite part time script supervisor and former head of accounting Theresa Drazen Tink aka Contessa met a man who rocked her world and gave her an excuse to break out of her good girl mold Attorney business owner and alleged mobster money launderer and murderer Antonio Spinelli Spin aka Capo wasn t looking to complicate his life but Theresa intrigued him With little in common and much to lose they couldn t seem to stay away Story went on to follow Antonio and Theresa as they dealt with their attraction and got entwined with the darker side of Hollywood s organized crime corruption and politics Introduction to Mythology until it all implodedRule Book 3 opensp to the aftermath of book 2 s explosive ending Antonio and Theresa have been through so much yet nothing could have prepared them for the battles ahead It s a raise against time with traitors villains and enemies plotting to destroy them with family and friends looking on powerless to helpFollow them in their against all odd s love as they set out to rule their future tainted by their pasts in a high stakes game of cut throat politics colliding with ruthless organized crime for Songs of Corruption Antonio Spinelli Spin aka Capo stole my heart and it was my pleasure to the see him shaped by his youth and past adapting to his circumstance to become the man he needs to be Eight words to describe Antonio Captivating loyal commanding conflicted enigmatic to be Eight words to describe Antonio Captivating loyal commanding conflicted enigmatic possessive and ruthless He paused there eyes half lidded with pleasure and pulled out slowly All of me Theresa Drazen Tink aka Contessa is coming full circle with her past present and future Eight words to describe Theresa Poised compassionate smart ambitious loyal gutsy restless and graceful I trusted him to protect me but not to protect himself for my sake Rule blew me away with its intensity and complexity It s full circle on so many levels I am Perilous Love (Sinful Souls MC utterly speechless It offers the very best of sex danger intrigue angst and suspense Be prepared not to get everything wrappedp in a pretty bow yet the ending was all them full circle songs of perfection Effortless storytelling Breathtaking plot Intense sex scenes Larger than life Antonio Spinelli Brilliant ending Epic saga Yet I sat on a throne before a kingdom of possibilities Hero rating 5 stars Heroine rating 4 starsSexual tension rating 5 starsSex scenes rating 5 starsSex scenes freuency 5 starsPlot rating 5 starsDialogue rating 5 starsStorytelling rating 5 starsStory ending rating 45 starsBook editing rating 5 no edits spotted NA ARCOverall rating 5 starsWould I recommend this series YesWould I re read this series YesWould I read future books by this author Yes Thanks to my SS Sasha for buddy reading our ARCs My sincerest thanks to Pedro Soltz for the permission granted to cast him as Capo in my reviewsFollow Pedro Soltz on Facebook and Twitter Be sure to sign p for CD Reiss Newsletter ARC provided to me by author CD Reiss in exchange for an honest review. O can shake them to their very core #livetogether#dietogetherIn this stunning conclusion to the USA Today Bestselling series Antonio and Theresa will have their passion their devotion and their very will to live teste.