Winterblaze takes a slightly different approach to the other novels in this series as the romance is between an estranged married couple, Winston and Poppy Lane. Winston’s life has become increasingly complicated. He was chewed up by a werewolf in the last novel leaving him scarred and he became quite bitter after discovering that his wife had concealed her own ‘gift’ from him. A demon is out to cause trouble and both Winston and Poppy fall over themselves trying to protect each other.
Author: Kristen Callihan
I was worried that the sequel wouldn’t have the same gothic vibe and engrossing romance as Firelight. Silly me! Our heroine is Daisy who is free to enjoy herself now that her husband is dead…or so she thinks. Her path crosses Ian Ranulf, Marquis of Northrup after she sees a werewolf (lycan gone mad) kill a man in front of her. Ian is determined to stop the reckless behaviour that could bring unwelcome attention to the lycan pack that he once loved. As more people are murdered, Ian and Daisy realise that there is a pattern that puts Daisy […]
*Warning* This review contains unseemly gushing. I simply adored this book and can honestly say I haven’t read anything quite like it before. Whenever I read paranormal books I’m always fascinated to see the supes’ origin story and rules that dictate how they operate. If done well, the book should reflect on facets of our society and make us reconsider what it is that makes us human. This book plays out like a tragic opera where larger than life characters, tragic circumstances and achingly beautiful scenes abound. Waxing a bit lyrical I know but opera tends to do that to me. […]