Book Review: J. R. Ward’s Lover Unbound

Posted May 26, 2011 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews

I received this book for free from the library in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.

Book Review: J. R. Ward’s Lover Unbound

Lover Unbound


J.R. Ward

paranormal romance that was published by Signet on September 25, 2007 and has 502 pages.

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Other books by this author which I have reviewed include Dark Lover, Lover Eternal, Lover Awakened, Covet, Crave, Lover Revealed, Lover Enshrined, Lover Avenged, Lover Mine, Lover Unleashed, Envy, An Irresistible Bachelor, His Comfort and Joy, Lover Reborn, Rapture, Lover at Last, Possession, The King, The Shadows, The Bourbon Kings, Blood Kiss, The Beast, Blood Vow, The Chosen

Fifth in the paranormal romance series, the Black Dagger Brotherhood is set in contemporary upper-state New York.

In 2007, Lover Unbound won the Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Award for Vampire Romance.

My Take

Ah man, this was the worst. I cried so much and so long…how any father can do to his own son what Vishous’ did to him…and then Jane…God is just not on his side. Even with the end, I dunno…I’ll have to read Love Enshrined. I care too much not to know how things continue for Vishous and then there’s Phury. Is he condemned to his own eternity or can there be happiness in all this for him?

The Story

It’s Vishous’ turn up at bat. Hah, he only thought his life sucked! Now he finds out who his mother is and what she has planned for him. An eternity at stud but then someone takes him out — a bullet to the heart — and Vishous finds his soulmate too late. A soulmate he can’t have due to his mother’s plans. A mother he cannot stand against unless…