"A wonderful debut mixing magic and vampires"

Dulcinea Craven comes from a long line of powerful witches and she inherits her powers all at once. While trying to learn how to control her wild magical powers, she finds out that her unwanted, would-be suitor, Lord Sebastian Montfort, is now a vampire with evil intentions to capture her and steal her powers for an ancient demon. Her best chance is to find the Righteous, a group of warrior vampires who police the evil rogue undead, to protect the innocent. One of the Righteous, Micheal, a fierce swordsman, captivates Cin and awakens her passions.

Cin is shown a world she never knew and is faced with some very hard decisions.

Another debut novel that rocked my socks off! Jenna Maclaine comes out swinging with this first book in the Cin Craven series, and creates a character that you root for all the way. Cin is strong yet vulnerable, sassy and sweet. Micheal is her perfect match! A grand love arises out of this wonderfully detailed story about life, loss, danger, love, sacrifices, death and magic.

I absolutely loved it and am anticipating the next novel in the series, Grave Sins, due to be released in February 2009. A prequel to Wages Of Sin can be found in the already released anthology, The Mammoth Book Of Vampire Romance. It tells Devlin and Justine's story.

Reviewed by Judi Szabo
Posted September 21, 2008


**A PNR Reviewer Top Pick**

Dulcinea Craven descends from a long line of witches, and she has just inherited wild, untrained magical powers that she has no idea how to control. Now a ruthless vampire and an age-old demon are determined to enslave Cin and steal her power for their own. Her only hope is The Righteous, a band of warrior vampires who slay the rogue undead. Among them is Michael, a fierce swordsman who inflames Cin’s most primal hungers. Showing her a sensual pleasure beyond anything in the mortal realm, she must choose between the human existence she has always known, and immortality as a vampire—a new life filled with forbidden urges, dark yearning, and unearthly passions…

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Wages of Sin
(Cin Craven: Book 1)
by Jenna Maclaine

St. Martin's Press
July 1, 2008
Available: July 29, 2008
ISBN #0312946163
EAN #9780312946166
352 pages
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