Title: Soul Mate for Sale (The Omega Auction #1)
Author: Kian Rhodes and Alexander Collins (Narrator)
Publisher: NDP Publications, LLC
Release Date: October 10th 2016
Genre(s): M/M Paranormal Erotic Romance
Page Count: 2 hrs and 9 mins
Reviewed by: Belen
Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5
Rating: 3 stars out of 5
In most packs, an Omega, even one who couldn’t breed, was treasured and would be revered and protected, not cast aside. But our pack was not like most packs, and I was not like most Omegas. I was human, so I understood why I was being sent to the auction. I didn’t like it, but I understood it. Even if there had been affection for me, even if they had been willing to keep me as a pet (neither of these was the case, but an Omega could dream), Cal couldn’t afford not to sell me.
Omegas were hard to come by worldwide. While I would have preferred to mate for love, it didn’t seem that it was in the cards for me. I had taken over as pack Alpha five years earlier, and it was high time that I started adding to the pack population. Granted my pack is run less rigidly than some; the Betas in my pack are not just allowed to breed but actively encouraged to. Unfortunately, only a small number of Beta females are fertile enough to get pregnant, and I’ll be damned if I am going to hump my way through the pack until I find the ones who are – which brought me full circle to why I was standing in line to pick up the bidding paddle at the auction house.
Less even than a marriage of convenience, purchasing an Omega at the auction was more of a long-term service contract, a means to an end, so what was an Alpha to do when he found his soul mate on the auction block?
There’s knotting and Mpreg in this series!! I’m so happy!
I liked the story, especially how sweet and understanding Clint was with Trevor, and look forward to continuing the series.
The narration though…had issues. From the audible intake of air for many sentences to the sometimes lilting way Collins would finish a sentence at times, making it seem like it was a question…while I kind of got used to both after a while, ultimately I didn’t think this was even close to Collins’ best work.
If someone was interested in Paranormal stories with excellent audio by Collins I’d steer them towards Charlie Cochet’s THIRDS series (under his Mark Westfield brand).