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The Darkling's Surrender (The Darklings #1)

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Two weeks ago, Dr. Aubrey Hart had still been alive. Now she's a vampire, undead and starving, with a maker who shows no interest in helping her adjust to her new abilities.

Forced to either feed or die, Aubrey is drawn to her former supervisor Dr. Gavin Thibodeau--a man who arouses both hunger and desire. Her irresistible cravings lead them to an explosive erotic encounter
Published July 2012 by Harlequin (first published January 1st 2012)
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Aubrey is a medical resident and newly turned vampire, aka Darkling. Her maker didn't explain much about her new world, fed her a few times and left her to figure things out on her own. She is starving so she goes out looking for prey. She finds her crush and boss, Gavin, has sex with him and intends to erase his memory of the tryst. Of course things don't go as planed because Aubrey doesn't know what she's doing. Inadvertently she turns Gavin into a Witchling. Aubrey used to be quiet and shy, b ...more
Oct 02, 2012 Barbara rated it it was amazing

Raw and beautiful; balanced on that ragged edge between forbidden desires and happily ever after.

Hell. Yeah.

Sizzling danger from the very first page. Loved the powerful but vulnerable characters whose dark hungers were as enticing as they were too-hot-to-handle.

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Sep 28, 2012 Suzanne Rock rated it it was amazing
The book was fast-paced and the sexual tension palpable. It had everything I look for in a quick read.
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Oct 02, 2012 Juliana Stone rated it it was amazing
I've been in love with Lauren's prose since I read her first book several years ago. She never disappoints! Dark and sexy!
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I keep trying to give Harlequin romance a try but every time I end up disappointed...Never again!
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