Once the night comes . . . Will Thorne is living a nightmare, his sanity slowly being drained away by a force he can't control. His talents have made him the perfect assassin for hire. But as he loses his grip on reality, there is no calming him-until he finds his next target: the mysterious... show more
Once the night comes . . . Will Thorne is living a nightmare, his sanity slowly being drained away by a force he can't control. His talents have made him the perfect assassin for hire. But as he loses his grip on reality, there is no calming him-until he finds his next target: the mysterious Holly Evernight.Love must cast aside the shadowsHolly cannot fathom who would put a contract on her life, yet the moment she touches Will, the connection between them is elemental, undeniable-and she's the only one who can tame his bouts of madness. But other assassins are coming for Holly. Will must transform from killer to protector and find the man who wants Holly dead . . . or his only chance for redemption will be lost.
Format: mass market paperback
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
Series: Darkest London (#5)
This was another really good book in this series. Both had appearances in the previous books. Holly is an elemental (human with fae heritage) and controls metal. She's an inventor for the SOS. Will is a sanguis demon (think vampire). In the previous book, both were kidnapped. Holly for her abi...
Solid 4.5...I don't know I might need a reread. I can't put my finger on why this fell a little short of 5--when they are separated, I thought oh, I wish I got to read a whole extra book on Will falling for Holly again so maybe it was the neat ending. Maybe it was that I didn't want it to end.
Delicious, evocative, witty, passionate, and beautifully well-crafted story. Love it. This installment has the best witty banter between the two main characters. I loved watching them spar with each other. There were quick back and forth moments that made me smile and laugh. Callihan surpassed the o...
GENRE: PNR; Steampunk LENGTH: 432 (MMP pgs) HEAT LEVEL (content): sexy-hot (m/f vanilla; frank but not overly explicit/extended) PUBLISHER/pub date: Forever (GCP/Hachette); August 2014 SERIES INFO (timeline): Darkest London #5 (@ 1yr after end of #4) FORMAT (source): MMP (own); Audio (borrow) ...
Really good story about Holly and William Thorne. I love when a man shows some vulnerability and Williams through an event in another book has come to need Holly even though he doesn't want to. And Holly will try almost anything to ease his suffering. The ending was spectacular. The prologue, I'm no...