"a gritty, thrilling urban fantasy"
Daphne Urban is a very unique spy, who works with two other
vampires in Team Darkwing. In their latest mission, Team
charged with rescuing the daughters of members of New York
from terrorists. Meanwhile, Daphne struggles with her
relationships with human, St. Julien "Fitz" Fitzmaurice,
attraction to Darkwing's new recruit, Rogue.
IN THE BLOOD is a gritty, thrilling urban fantasy with
tortured heroine. This book, told in first person,
inner struggle to maintain strong human morals, while
vampire nature. Although IN THE BLOOD, contains romantic
would classify it as an urban fantasy, not a romance. Ms.
an intriguing tale, which involved me in Daphne's life, and
I hope to
read the next book in the series soon.
Reviewed by Marlene Breakfield
Posted January 22, 2008
In the vampire underworld, the thirst for debauchery runs . . . IN THE BLOOD.
One is on the run. Another is dead. Now Team Darkwing is down to its original three: Daphne, Benny, and Cormac. Their latest assignment: Rescue the kidnapped daughters of New York’s elite. The terrorist captors demand diamonds—and access to a military secret vital to American safety. To round out the team, the threesome goes on the prowl for new blood in the dark, secret vampire underworld, where pleasure is the sole pursuit and no indulgence is denied. It is a realm of wild passions that Daphne, hoping for true love with her sexy human boyfriend, has shunned. But temptation is leading her into a risqué liaison he may never forgive. If she wants to save the abducted girls, she can’t get distracted because time is running out . . .