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I don't think its a secret that I love the Experiment in Terror series by Karina Halle, and the two main characters, Perry Palomino and Dex Foray. I was trying to choose between funny Dex and serious Dex, and I ended up going with both! The first was at a rocky moment. I don't want to spoil the series for anyone who hasn't read it by saying anymore.
“I was trying to be a better man, Perry. For you.”
I shifted in my seat. “Dex…”
“And I’ll keep trying,” he quickly said, voice low and somber. “Until I get it right.”
This quote is Dex... being Dex.
“Who is it?" I asked teasingly.
Bigfoot," Dex answered from his room.
"What do you want, Mr Foot?"
"Please, just call me Big."
I snorted. "You wish
Perry Palomino has fought her demons – and won – but the battle is far from over. She’s now left broken and on her own, leaving behind her life and family in Portland to focus on giving Dex Foray – and the Experiment in Terror show – a second chance. But their past mistakes continue to tease and test their relationship, as does the wild and desolate terrain of the Canadian Rockies.
The snow-covered peaks and ravenous forests hide an urban legend too unbelievably frightening to be true and the only way the duo has a chance of surviving is if Perry can let in the very man who sent her to hell and back.
-- As seen on Goodreads