From New York Times and #1 internationally best-selling author Lara Adrian, a romantic urban fantasy short story set in a dark post-apocalyptic world.Tough female mercenary Nisha the Heartless is hired to transport mysterious cargo arrived from exotic New Asia to a well-paying client. But things... show more
From New York Times and #1 internationally best-selling author Lara Adrian, a romantic urban fantasy short story set in a dark post-apocalyptic world.Tough female mercenary Nisha the Heartless is hired to transport mysterious cargo arrived from exotic New Asia to a well-paying client. But things are never what they seem in a dark world now populated by humans and the Strange: shapeshifters and telepaths, nymphs and hobgoblins. It is a lesson Nisha learns all too soon--one that puts her on a journey with a dangerously sexy, enigmatic man who will force her to confront the nightmares of her past, and risk her heart for a future she never dreamed could be hers.... This short story also includes information and bonus excerpts from a selection of Lara's best-selling novels.(NightDrake: 8800 words, approx. Originally appeared in the Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance 2, published 2010.)
Publish date: December 16th 2012
Publisher: Lara Adrian, LLC
Pages no: 54
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Urban Fantasy
, Paranormal Romance
, Short Stories
, Post Apocalyptic
I thought that the world and initial introduction to the story were great. An excellent hook and a very promising potential story. Unfortunately the romance story line was forced and unconvincing, leading to a very weak conclusion to a promising story.
I just finished this extremely short novella. I didn't really 'buy' it. The idea was nice, but I felt it was too short. The building of the relationship was unbelievable. I wish there was more to this novella since I LOVE the Midnight Breed series by Adrian. I won't write anything about the plot s...
I really liked the world, but it was too short to really get into.
NightDrake is for people who......love broken, post-apocalyptic worlds...can never get enough DRAGONS...aren't bothered by characters exchanging I love yous without much back story...don't want all the graphic descriptions of sex (*ahem* Not me.)...like a heroine who's pretty kick ass (at least unti...
Lots of chemistry between the characters wouldn't mind reading more about them.