"Another Example of the Author's Versatility"
Have you ever known what it was like to be lonely, to be
alone, no friends, no one to love you? Lauren Fowler does.
She has known that feeling her whole life. She has been
picked on, laughed at and ridiculed all of her life. That
is until Syntian Cree shows up. Somehow ever since he
showed up at the bookstore she works at things have been
happening. Not all these things have been good. People
that have been mean or cruel to Lauren in one way or
another have been turning up either dead or in the
hospital. Some crazed man has been attacking the women from
the bookstore that Lauren works at, and no one has a clue
to the man is. On the other hand people are starting to pay
attention to Lauren. Her life seems to be changing for the
Lauren has no idea that Syntian is responsible for that
change. She has no idea he is what is called a Nightwind. A
demon from hell brought to earth through witchcraft.
Generations past an ancestor of Lauren's summoned the
Nightwind and made him sign a pact to protect her and hers.
So through the years anytime one of the women in Lauren's
family summoned him he came and did what he was commanded.
That is until Lauren's mother broke the pact. When that
happened, Angeline a fourth cousin bound Syntian to her.
Now although Syntian is in love with Lauren and still tied
to her. He is must obey Angeline's every command. What she
is commanding he do is not something her is happy about.
Angeline is commanding his sexual skills in return for the
permission to court Lauren. How can Syntian have a life and
future with Lauren while still bound to Angeline? What
happens when Lauren finds out what is really going on? What
will she do? Will the future Syntian had planned for them
be over? Will Lauren ever forgive Syntian for what he has
This book is just another example of
Charlotte Boyett-Compo's versatility in her writing.
Carol Castellanos / June, 2000
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Paranormal Romance Reviews
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted August 21, 2002