By Caroline Hanson
Valerie Dearborn wishes a cotton sweet existence, yet it’s extra like a puffer fish: pointy, strange, and—if no longer ready precisely right—deadly.
In London for graduate institution, Val is familiar with she's eventually unfastened. Her father and ex-almost-boyfriend are again in California and she's out of the Vampire looking biz for solid. Or is she?
She attracts the eye of Lucas, a 1600 yr outdated Vampire, and King to his sort. He’s additionally depraved sizzling. As golden as Lucifer, and simply as tempting, he makes Valerie a proposal she can't refuse— support him discover if the Others (Empaths, Fey and Werewolves) nonetheless exist or he'll cease retaining these she loves.
Lucas tells her that Empaths have been a Vampire’s largest weak spot earlier than going extinct hundreds and hundreds of years in the past. whereas the Fey or a Werewolf may possibly kill a Vampire, an Empath might enslave them, seducing or harming with feelings at will. the only aspect he leaves out? Valerie is an Empath.
And after 1600 years of an impassive life, Lucas desires Valerie like a recuperating alcoholic wishes a wine cooler.
Can she hold these she loves alive, cease Lucas from munching on her, live on a fanged revolution and nonetheless give you the chance to have that dull, basic lifestyles she’s continually sought after? not really, yet boy is she gonna try!
This is an entire size novel and includes grownup content material.