Breathe Me In (Tales of the Darkworld #6.5)
Wilson North is one of my favourite characters in Sunstroked, maybe even more than the main characters there, Corey and Seth. He is a vampire and a...more
Life is good for vampire Wilson North. His family left him well off. His job as an estate attorney is prestigious, well paying, and non-demanding. He’s gay and out and never had any issues being either. In fact, until the day he ended up beneath his car, bleeding out and only a few pints of blood from a sure trip to the Afterworld, life had never been a challenge.
When Will meets his destiny in the form of an enigmatic Magia named Garrick Forrester he finds the challenge of his life. Garrick’s g...more
Warning: This review might contain what some people consider SPOILERS.
- The story begins with vampire Will seriously injured from a car accident, and it was refreshing to see a “mostly immortal” character living with the realization that he’s not invincible.
- Valentine does a good job of establishing the supernatural bond between Will and Garrick. Not only are they sexually attracted to each other, which is commonplace in stories about “mates...more
The plot was simple. Will looks on with envy at his friends wedding ceremony realizing that he hates the idea of his own loneliness. He has just been in a near death car accident and it has made him stop and think. While he sits pondering these things, a stranger appears before him where he sits on a ben...more
I read it simply because it was a free read. Sometimes these free stories can widen your reading horizons. This one didn't.
Reasons I should never have read this book.
The characters are supernatural, not only vampires and wizards but werewolfs, dragons, demons and fey fairy things.
There was an undercurre...more
I tried to get into this one. It features a mage and vampire, bloodmates, both men. Apparently this is book 6 in the series, so that's probably why there are some gaps in my understanding of the world. Gaps aside, I just couldn't get into the story. Fated to be together, angst and a curse keep them apart. Blah, blah, blah.
It's not you, Lex Valentine, it's me.
Born and raised in S...more