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The Victorian Lure (Calum's Curse #1)

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LETHAN'S STORY: BOOK ONE IN THE CALUM'S CURSE SERIES

Is it true love...or is the magnetic pull just another part of the Victorian's lure?

Dakota Allerton depends on no one but herself, but then she's never needed a ghost hunter. When her dream home becomes a house of horrors that is holding her hostage, her only hope is a Scotsman who investigates the paranormal.

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Kindle Edition, 310 pages
Published November 8th 2011 by The Wild Rose Press
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Shelley
Aug 10, 2012 rated it it was amazing
The Victorian Lure is a fascinating tale, and a blend of genres told in third person POV. It’s a combination time travel, vampire, ghost and mystery with a side of romance tossed in and is one of the more original stories I’ve read this year. This is the first story in a trilogy, each story featuring one of the cousins who work for Worldwide Paranormal Society.

From the start the reader is thrust into the action. Dakota England is drawn to the Victorian mansion and purchases it. When she enteres
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Donna
A great start to the trilogy. A true story about a haunted house and a curse that can follow though generations.

First we meet Dakota, a software designer who is living in an old Victorian. But she has a tragic memory of something that has happened in her past. However this event did end up with her coming to America and being who she is and where she is now. She has a pretty scarey event happen one night while she is on her computer working. This leads her to contacting the Worldwide Paranormal
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WTF Are You Reading?
t is not often that I do a first person review, but after reading The Victorian Lure, I couldn't help making my review personal.
I flew through this book's 310 pages in record time, swept away in a story of ghosts, vamps, family curses, secrets and passion.
This book is a refreshing take on the paranormal, adding a ghost hunter into an already suped up read.
My sincerest thanks to authoress Sky Purington for allowing her readers strong human leads in Leathan and Dakota.
These characters are very bel
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Linda
Jun 30, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Software Engineer, Dakota England chatted with a man on the instant messenger. They both had much in common from books to music so that she felt she knew him well. She was trapped in an old Victorian house and suddenly a dark vampire's face leaped from the screen, she emailed The Worldwide Paranormal Society and asked them to come................

Leathan Stewart ran the agency with the help of his cousins, the message said to come to the top floor and he entered the home to find it was decorated
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Great love story with paranormal all throughout.
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Sky is the best-selling author of over thirty novels and several novellas. A New Englander born and bred who recently moved to Virginia, Sky was raised hearing stories of folklore, myth and legend. When combined with a love for nature, romance and time-travel, elements from the stories of her youth found release in her books.

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