"fine medieval paranormal romance"
When he learned of his father's death, Gareth returns home
to the Highlands seeking revenge against the killer.
However, he and his companions are attacked by a marauding
army. Knowing he will die without enabling his father to
rest peacefully, Gareth is shocked when he is saved by a
Roxanna has decided Gareth will be her blood feeder until
he withers and dies as she is a vampire, albeit a very
hungry one who has just escaped from a bottled
imprisonment. She knows she needs all her strength for
her upcoming battle against her enemy, the evil vampire
Lucian Kivar, who seeks the Chalice for some malevolent
power grabbing use. However, to her shame she falls in
love with Gareth, who bears the mark of this chalice on
him that her odious foe wants. As Gareth returns her
feelings of love he and Roxanna team up to challenge the
mightiest vampire of them all.
The third medieval paranormal romance (see THE DEVIL'S
KNIGHT and MY DEMON'S KISS) is a delightful star-cross
lovers' tale starring a courageous male human and a much
more powerful female vampiress. The change in Roxanna
from seeing her as a prisoner to falling in love with her
soulmate is handled deftly and given the time to evolve
(reverse Stockholm syndrome aside). Readers will enjoy
the latest thriller as good (the lead couple) battles
superior evil (Lucian) with love being the secret weapon
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted December 6, 2006
Brought together by an ancient power, a vampire princess and a mortal knight discover their desire is stronger than destiny...
A deadly quest . . .
The sworn knight of an English lord, Gareth returns to the Highlands to pay a debt of blood to his uncle, the man who killed his father. But when his uncle's men murder his companions and leave him for dead, a mysterious beauty rescues him. Tender one moment, cruel the next, she bewitches him to his core.
A hidden desire . . .
Roxanna, a vampire princess, is sworn to break the curse that banished her kind to the dark. Awakened from her years-long slumber by Gareth's voice, she preyed on his attackers and kept him alive only to feed her hunger. But every night with Gareth makes her want him more, not just as a lover but as the soul mate she has never known. Together they will achieve both their dreams . . . or be lost to the darkness as one.