Dorina Basarab is a dhampir—half-human, half-vampire. Subject to uncontrollable rages, most dhampirs live very short, very violent lives. But so far, Dory has managed to maintain her sanity by unleashing her anger on those demons and vampires who deserve killing... Dory is used to fighting hard... show more
Dorina Basarab is a dhampir—half-human, half-vampire. Subject to uncontrollable rages, most dhampirs live very short, very violent lives. But so far, Dory has managed to maintain her sanity by unleashing her anger on those demons and vampires who deserve killing... Dory is used to fighting hard and nasty. So when she wakes up in a strange scientific lab with a strange man standing over her, her first instinct is to take his head off. Luckily, the man is actually the master vampire Louis-Cesare, so he’s not an easy kill. It turns out that Dory had been working with a Vampire Senate task force on the smuggling of magical items and weaponry out of Faerie when she was captured and brought to the lab. But when Louis-Cesare rescues her, she has no memory of what happened to her. To find out what was done to her—and who is behind it—Dory will have to face off with fallen angels, the maddest of mad scientists, and a new breed of vampires that are far worse than undead…
Publish date: October 2nd 2012
Publisher: Signet Select
Pages no: 536
Edition language: English
While the war rages on and the American Vampire Senate looks to fill its empty seats, Dorina is still part of the squad looking to track down the smugglers using portals to arm the Dark Mages with deadly weaponry and creatures to tip the balance of the war The investigation turns deadly when sever...
This was definitely the best of Dory so far in the series. A lot more is revealed about her, including her relationship with Mircea an what went wrong. Her relationship with Louis-Cesare is evolving and becoming far more than she expected. In this installment, Dory starts to feel more sincere as a c...
This book, like Death's Mistress is a convoluted mess. I can't think of anything else to say other than I was hoping for better. what bothered me the most about this book was how much it seemed--to me at least-- to borrow from Hideyuki Kikuchi's Vampire Hunter D series. I was actively thinking tha...
After the events of Death's Mistress, Dorina is now working with the Vampire Senate to stop the smuggling of magical artefacts from Faerie into our world. Unfortunately, during one such mission, Dorina wakes up in a lab with no recollection of what has happened - and worse! - minus Lawrence, her vam...
This series goes along with the Cassandra Palmer Series. Excellent series.