Beyond Temptation by Kit Rocha - My Thoughts

Beyond Temptation - Kit Rocha

I love the Beyond series.  I find the world-building fascinating, the characters full and diverse and the plots are usually integral to the development of the main characters.  I didn't find it so in this novella.  


Beyond Temptation felt like filler to me.  This is #3.5 in the Beyond series and I honestly didn't feel the urgency or the 'this love is destined for me' in it.  It fell sorta flat.  :/  I didn't feel that I got to know Emma at all, other than that she's a tattoo apprentice, likes to strip and has found her family with the O'Kanes.  And as for Noah, he's supposed to be the token beta-male, I guess, but he's still built like a brick shithouse and while we got his backstory nicely laid out for us, I didn't feel like I really got to know him the way I've gotten to know other Beyond heroes.  (Thank GOD this didn't carry over to Book 4 which features my favourite of all the Beyond characters, male or female, Ace.)  The think is, I think that computer whiz Noah could have become one of the best-beloved of the gang with a little more attention.


I was disappointed, but it was still a good erotic read - I just wish the non-sex scenes had carried the weight the sex scenes did.