Review: Under Her Skin by Adriana Anders

Posted February 15, 2017 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews Tags: , , ,

Under Her Skin
Author: Adriana Anders
Rating: A-

What I’m Talking About:

Here’s what I know after reading Under Her Skin by Adriana Anders. Gimme. More. Thoughtful, well-developed characters with a wonderfully paced arc drove me through the entire book.

I loved Uma. For reasons. Um. And this one needs a trigger warning for domestic abuse—mostly the verbal/emotional kind, but there’s physical too. And that b@stard was twisted. But…she is fierce, feisty, and is going to be a difficult character to forget.

I loved Ivan because he’s not the typical alpha male we traditionally see in contemporary romance. As his story unraveled, I was increasingly drawn into the story. I’m leaving this super vague because I think readers need to experience the reveal of each detail about Ivan.

Together, Uma and Ivan are hot. Even with their baggage, they’re real. They have real baggage. They have real issues. They have real situations. I definitely want to see more of them—even if it’s a novella or glimpses in other books in the series. The second Blank Canvas title will release April 4, 2017 and is up for preorder. The third is slated for an August 2017 release.

My Rating: A- Enjoyed A Lot

About the Book:

Her Body is His Canvas

 A darkly possessive relationship has left Uma alone and on the run. Beneath her drab clothing, she hides a terrible secretproof of her abuse, tattooed onto her skin in a lurid reminder of everything shes survived.

Caught between a brutal past and an uncertain future, Umas reluctant to bare herself to anyonemuch less a rough ex-con whose rage drives him in ways she will never understand. But beneath his frightening exterior, Ivan is gentle. Warm. Compassionate. And just as determined to heal Umas broken heart as he is to destroy the monster who left his mark scrawled across the delicate tapestry of her skin.

Release Date: February 7, 2017
Sourcebooks Casablanca
Blank Canvas #1
ISBN: 1492633844
Contemporary Romance
paperback (352 pages), e-book
Book Source: Publisher/NetGalley

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