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Lucid: Book 2 (Brightest Kind of Darkness) [Kindle Edition]

P.T. Michelle , Patrice Michelle
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Book Description

Once Nara combines her prophetic ability with Ethan’s power to outsmart Fate at his own deadly cat-and-mouse game, she’s more determined than ever to help Ethan learn the meaning behind the raven sword tattoo that suddenly appeared on his back after their confrontation with Fate.

During her quest to uncover the tattoo’s secrets, Nara enlists the help of some new friends and discovers her own surprising connection to Ethan.

While Nara digs deeper into the mystery, her desire for answers leads her down a dangerous path full of powerful and ruthless enemies. Swept into an age-old battle, Nara quickly learns that keeping one’s enemies close can be a necessary evil, making an intangible enemy she can control far more preferable to the human enemies she can’t.

Author's note: The BRIGHTEST KIND OF DARKNESS series is a YA/New Adult crossover series. It's best suited for readers 16+. See P.T. Michelle's Amazon author page for a detailed listing of the books in the BRIGHTEST KIND OF DARKNESS series.



“What’d he say to you?” Ethan said in a low tone.

I tilted my head and decided to tell him the truth. “He thinks you’re bad for me. That you’ll consume me.”

Ethan’s gaze narrowed sideways and his jaw muscle jumped.

I ran my finger along the twitching muscle. “Do you plan to consume me, Ethan?”

His gaze snapped back to mine and he clasped my shoulders, pulling me so close I had to crane my neck to meet his darkened gaze. “Not in the way he meant.”

Every bone in my body melted at the heated look in his gaze as he stared at my lips with hungry intent. But instead of kissing me, he pressed his lips tenderly to my forehead and spoke in a desperate whisper, “You totally break me apart, Nara. You’re the only one who has the power to do that. You consume me.”

Editorial Reviews

From the Author

LUCID is novel length and the second book in the Brightest Kind of Darkness series.

About the Author

P.T. Michelle is the young adult pseudonym of Patrice Michelle, author of fifteen romance novels and novellas. When P.T. isn’t writing, she can usually be found reading or taking pictures of landscapes, sunsets and anything beautiful or odd in nature.

Product Details

  • File Size: 728 KB
  • Print Length: 328 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Limitless Ink Press (July 8, 2012)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #148,521 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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11 of 11 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A solid sequel July 10, 2012
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Lucid is the sequel to Brightest Kind of Darkness, and a book I was eager to read. I adored BKoD and found Nara and Ethan wonderful characters; therefore I wanted to know what was next in their journey. Nara is again an interesting character, who has a good heart and is moving forward with trying to find out what Ethan is. Lucid is a much slower paced book then BKoD, with a lot of fact gathering and it doesn't really pick up pace until the end where all the information that Nara has found comes together. All the action happens in the final 20% of the story, and to be honest until that point I was disappointed with the book. But what happens in the last part of the story makes up of all the disappointment and actually made me appreciate everything that happened prior. I think this is a book I will enjoy more the second time around because of this.

After finishing Lucid the one thing that stood out for me that I would like to have known before reading it, is that Ethan is basically not in the book until the last 20%. I have to say I missed Ethan. Ethan is such a wonderful hero, so protective of Nara, and I was constantly thinking when is he coming back. I wanted more of that beautiful sweet romance that was present in BKoD. The romance is still there in Lucid, but due to the Ethan's absence it has a much different feel about it. But boy is it GREAT when Ethan does return.

Overall Lucid was a great second book, but not quite as good as the first. A good test of the second book is do I want to read the third? Yes, I am eagerly awaiting the next one.
Will I read it again? Yes
Would I recommend it? Yes
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars An Intriguing and Exciting Sequel! September 27, 2012
After devouring the first book in this series, I couldn't wait to dive into the second installment. 'Lucid' picks up right where 'Brightest Kind of Darkness' leaves off. The story flows effortlessly with the first book, so it felt like I hadn't missed a step between books. Just like the first novel, this book centers on Nara and Ethan as they continue their journey together to figure out their abilities and to battle the forces conspiring against them.

This novel was just as well written as the first, and was full of just as many twists and surprises - keeping me on my toes the entire time. Nara and Ethan's relationship develops further in this book, which I loved. The romance wasn't to syrupy or corny - like some young adult novels can be. I found it to be very sweet and swoon-worthy. The interesting plot concerning Fate and the battle that they are fighting in is very intricate and well detailed - which really drew me in and had me invested deeply in the story. I still find the concept of fighting Fate as an entity fascinating and the author definitely keeps the mystery and action charged throughout the novel. The reader is able to see obvious character growth in this second novel, and the storyline only gets more interesting as the series progresses. I will definitely be eagerly awaiting the next book in the series to be released. Highly recommended for fans of paranormal fiction that is outside the norm.

Disclosure: I received a copy of the book in exchange for an honest review.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good, but not as good as the first book December 21, 2012
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I liked this book, don't get me wrong. Just seemed that as some things were assumed rather than explained and Ethan is pretty much MIA the whole book yet Nara is just so understanding and hardly upset about it. Weird. Then, a new guy enters her life and then Ethan's back for a short time then end of story. Book 3 better be chock full of answers because Michelle has a whole lotta 'splaining to do! This seemed more of just an in-betweener and didn't really stand out like the first book.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars keeps you wanting more December 12, 2012
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Lucid was the second book of Brightest Kind of Darkness series. P.T. Michelle does it again, I was glued to this book, meeting new people with different powers I guess you can say. With every page there is a new twist that keeps you wanting more. I'm so ready to read the next book in the series! I'm going hate it when the series is over! Sorry not posting spoilers! I hope many continue to purchase this series and support this wonderful author!!!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Lucid January 2, 2014
Nara is a girl who after dealing with Fate in killing for her ability to see the future and prevent bad things from happening to the people she is connected with, is just trying to catch a break. But that just never happens. Her boyfriend Ethan has gone away to fix his relationship with his parents. He is pretty much gone until the end, where he returns. While Ethan is away Nara continues to research into his tattoos and the ravens behind it along with the mystery surrounding him, This brings on some attention from an unwelcomed enemy. She is running for her life again and doesn't even know who is trying to kill her while Ethan is away. Now the only time we hear Ethan is when Nara talks about him or the calls and texts between them. On the other hand there is this new kid Drystand. Now him I'm not exactly thrilled. He may be nice, but that isn't all he is. He is pushy. Drystand knows that Nara is taken and yet he is trying to charm her and push his way into her life. Now for me I hate when guys do that, seriously not good. If he causes something that ends up with Nara and Ethan splitting, I won't be happy. Drystand has a special ability, and after Nara ends up pairing with him so that he can help her train to protect herself. The ones who are after Nara also want the journal she has been working on. Eventually Drystand just becomes a good friend to Nara. So she has that on her plate along with Drystand who she doesn't completely trust. In this book we learn alot more about the ravens and how they play in the story. Everything that goes on leads to new twists and to secrets being unfolded. One thing that bothered me is that Ethan was doing more than just fixing his relationship with his family, but doing some other things as well and didn't want Nara to know. Read more ›
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5.0 out of 5 stars Can't get enough
Love this book ( series) and will highly recommend it to family & friends! Waiting for the next book please
Published 23 days ago by mgm
5.0 out of 5 stars An Extraordinary Sequel

The first time reading Lucid there was an air of skepticism rolling around. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Paranormal Trance Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars great book
Thankfully Ethan came home. I love your series. It is different from what I've been reading in a good way. Read more
Published 2 months ago by shimmers1AW
4.0 out of 5 stars please please let the next book be as good
The only reason I didn't give this one five perfect stars was because I missed Ethan so damn much. Honestly, I'm not a fan of triangles and though I don't want to give away many... Read more
Published 3 months ago by Kay
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Interesting story
Published 5 months ago by Avid reader
5.0 out of 5 stars Loved It
I couldn't wait to purchased book 2 when I finished book 1 and the novella (Ethan). Like with the first book, I could not put this one down. Read more
Published 7 months ago by Rural Reader
5.0 out of 5 stars Lucid, a good read
It was very entertaining and exciting and intriguing. didn't want to put it down. t
can't wait to read destiny.
Published 7 months ago by Betty
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
Truly captivating!
Published 7 months ago by mommola
5.0 out of 5 stars Mystery continues
Was a fast paced informative book. I couldn't stop reading and then it was over. Centre wait for the next one.
Published 7 months ago by Darla
5.0 out of 5 stars Hooked
I am now hooked on BKoD series! I couldn't put my kindle down once I started reading. The story! I can't get enough!
Published 8 months ago by Jaime Mathis
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