Building From Ashes
The first book in the highly anticipated Elemental World series, by Elizabeth Hunter, author of the best-selling Elemental Mysteries. In a world teetering on the edge of change, two beings struggle to find their purpose. Will their paths lead them closer together or tear their worlds apart? For a... show more
The first book in the highly anticipated Elemental World series, by Elizabeth Hunter, author of the best-selling Elemental Mysteries. In a world teetering on the edge of change, two beings struggle to find their purpose. Will their paths lead them closer together or tear their worlds apart? For a thousand years, powerful earth vampire Carwyn ap Bryn has served others. God. His family. His friends. But tragedy and loss disrupt his peaceful existence, causing him to question everything he has committed his eternity to. Brigid Connor has known about vampires since they rescued her from a painful childhood. But not even their vast elemental power can save her from the demons that torment her. As loyalties are tested and new paths are forged, a lurking danger slowly grows in the Elemental World. Carwyn and Brigid learn that even secrets revealed can come back to haunt you when you least expect it.
Publish date: November 1st 2012
Pages no: 324
Edition language: English
Series: Elemental World (#1)
you have a favourite side character in a series who then gets his own book? And you are full of expectations. Because you loved that character. And are sooo happy to have him as main character in his own story? And then you are disappointed. Because it is mostly boring, because the timeline crosse...
The first book of the Elemental World series tells the life stories of Carwyn ap Bryn, a thousand year-old vampire priest and Brigit Connor, the young woman who has lived among vampires, since they rescued her from the abusive parents in her childhood. From their early years (individually) to their ...
4 or 4.5 stars...Terrific characterization, storytelling with substance (rich, specific, authentic-feeling)Review to come
4.5/5Every time I read anything Elizabeth writes I can't help but immerse myself in her gorgeous, captivating and lively world of elemental vampires completely, so her books for me are always a treat.I was sad to bid Gio and Beatrice goodbye, and I'm sure it will take awhile for me to warm up to the...
I was super stoked to hear Elizabeth was going to continue on with Carwyn's story when I finished up the Elemenal Mysteries series. So when she offered me the chance to read an ARC of Building From Ashes, I was even more stoked. Readers will be able to see a different side of Carwyn & have a deeper ...