Dance with the Devil (Dark-Hunter, #4; Were-Hunter, #1)
Zarek is the most dangerous of all the Dark-Hunters. He endured a lifetime as a Roman slave and centuries as a Dark-Hunter in exile. Zarek trusts no one. Because of his steadfast denial to follow any orders, he is kept in isolation in Alaska where his activity is seriously limited and closely... show more
Zarek is the most dangerous of all the Dark-Hunters. He endured a lifetime as a Roman slave and centuries as a Dark-Hunter in exile. Zarek trusts no one. Because of his steadfast denial to follow any orders, he is kept in isolation in Alaska where his activity is seriously limited and closely monitored. There are many who fear he will one day unleash his powers against humans as well as vampires. Have nine hundred years of exile made Zarek too vicious to be redeemed? The gods want Zarek dead but reluctantly agree to allow justice goddess Astrid to judge him. Astrid has never yet judged a man innocent, and yet there is something about Zarek that tugs at her heart. He views even the smallest act of kindness with shock and suspicion. But while Astrid struggles to maintain her impartiality in the face of her growing attraction to Zarek, an executioner has already been dispatched...
Publish date: September 1st 2011
Publisher: Piatkus Books
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
, Urban Fantasy
, Paranormal Romance
Series: Dark-Hunter (#3)
My ploughing through these books continues! I was worried about this one to begin with. All the Dark-Hunter characters have their traumas; you do become a Dark-Hunter by crying for vengeance usually during a violent and horrific death. So they're not all totally balanced, mentally. And Zarek is th...
Better than book 2. I liked Zarek and "got" why he was like the way he was. It was a bit cliche- a certain person being a virgin. Yes, it was explained, but not buying. It annoys me when there is a character who happens to be immortal (or very long lived) have miniscule experience in the sex de...
Zarek of Moesia, Astrid Zarek broke my heart. The things he has lived through. Thank goodness he now has Astrid and she understand him and loves him. He so deserves it. Also the twists and turns in this one are killer! 4.5 Stars
I'm so pleased that I'm finally getting around to reading this series because I'm enjoying every minute of it. I knew when we met Zarek in Night Embrace that I was going to love him and I wasn't wrong, learning about his past in Dance with the Devil broke my heart but I now have a new favourite tort...
The story of Zarek and Astrid.Zarek has had a truly awful first life. A literal whipping boy for his father and half-brothers, victimised by his fellow slaves because they hated his father he was sold into slavery and eventually tortured and executed for a crime he didn't commit - accused by his mis...