"Two Lives Collide with Heat and Passion"
Unbeknownst to just married Clara Taborenski, she is a pawn
in a game she knows nothing about. Stepping out of the
church after saying "I Do", Clara is kidnapped my a masked
man on horseback. Taken to an unknown location, not knowing
what is about to happen. Expecting to be beaten and raped
or killed, what happens changes her life forever.
Julian, aka Shadow Hunter, is not what she expected. Julian
is a mercenary known as the Shadow Hunter. After only
receiving partial payment for a job done, Julian went after
Chris Taborenski. When confronted, Chris offered Clara up
as payment. A woman that touches Julian in a way no one has
before. After a week goes by and they are drawn closer to
one another, Julian decides it is time to let her go. In
her first step of freedom she confronts her husband, which
in turn puts her life in danger. Returning to the only
truly safe place she knows, she runs back to Julian. Trying
to stay one step ahead of a ruthless killer, they discover
a love undeniable.
This story was a great view into the lives of two very
different people that find love in an unexpected way. All
they have to do is open up to each other to get to know
the "real" person. You really feel the bond that develops
between Clara and Julian, believeing in meant to be! With a
great storyline, endearing characters and lots of love
scenes, Shadow Hunter makes a great read!
Reviewed by Missy Brown
Posted July 9, 2009
He is a century old legend who haunts the present day...
When Julian Winston, aka Shadow Hunter, is denied payment from a contract murder, he seeks restitution with the head of his client. In turn, he is offered a priceless commodity. Clara Singer, his client's wife. Never could he have imagined the abduction of Clara to ignite a dormant flame only she fueled to life.
A week of captivity brings Clara to the precipice of comfort and deception. She finds a disturbing calm in Julian as she faces the truth behind her abduction. Once released, she quickly returns to Julian. She has become a new target for murder.
Together, Clara and Julian are on the run, keeping a hairbreadth step ahead of a cold, merciless killer. They find shelter in the undisputable attraction between each other, even as the threat of death hovers around. Can they endure the pursuit for a chance at love? Or will death claim them both?
Categories: Contemporary Paranormal Mainstream Romance
Heat Level: STEAMY