A review by erica_reads_things
Neon Gods, by Katee Robert
adventurous dark mysterious fast-paced
- Plot- or character-driven? Plot
- Strong character development? Yes
- Loveable characters? Yes
- Diverse cast of characters? Yes
- Flaws of characters a main focus? It's complicated
Overall a fun read, but I noticed that in the beginning it is VERY reminiscent of 50 Shades of Gray. Like, down to
. However, it did eventually deviate from that in probably very intentional ways like much more consent, equality, and it had an actually interesting plot that kept me wanting to read and see what happens.
Spoilerthe lip biting, eye rolling, submissive/dom theme, kink room, the "I don't usually let people in my bed" thing, him not letting her touch him because of scars, etc.
Graphic: Sexual content and Blood
Moderate: Fire/Fire injury, Death, Gun violence, and Injury/injury detail
Minor: Death of parent, Sexual harassment, and Murder