Night's Cold Kiss
For centuries war raged between the humans and Aeternus vampires—until courageous efforts on both sides forged a fragile peace.But the rogue Necrodreniacs will never be controlled—addicted as they are to the death-high . . . and bloody chaos.Since witnessing the murder of her mother, Antoinette... show more
For centuries war raged between the humans and Aeternus vampires—until courageous efforts on both sides forged a fragile peace.
But the rogue Necrodreniacs will never be controlled—addicted as they are to the death-high . . . and bloody chaos.
Since witnessing the murder of her mother, Antoinette Petrescu has burned with fiery hatred for the vampire race—even for Christian Laroque, the noble, dangerously handsome Aeternus who rescued her. Now an elite Venator, Antoinette must reluctantly accept Christian's help to achieve her vengeance—even as he plots to use the beautiful, unsuspecting warrior as bait to draw out the bloodthirsty dreniacs.
Publish date: August 25th 2009
Publisher: Harper Collins
Pages no: 339
Edition language: English
, Urban Fantasy
, Adult Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
Series: Dark Brethren (#1)
I only made it a few chapters in before I got sick of Antoinette. She's kind of a terrible person.
Antoinette started out as a strong heroine, but got weaker as the book progressed. She spent a lot of time at Christian's house (and hooking up with Christian). Their insta-love happened a little too fast. It wasn't believable since she had hatred for all things vamp. Overall average for me.
I was thinking of giving it a 2 but I just could not cos I was sooooo bored. At one time I almost fell asleep and at another time I had no idea who this one guy was. I could not focus, I did not care.What went wrong? I do not know. The world building seemed ok, the writing was good. But I never grew...
3.5 Good first, and I'll be continuing with it!
I totally love this book! Antoinette Petrescu is a terrific kick-ass heroine who takes no shit from anyone. She is a Venator (sort of a paranormal bounty hunter) who fights and kills Necrodreniacs, blood thirsty necrophiliac rogue vampires. A very interesting twist on the vampire genre. She also h...