17 year-old Kalina didn t know her boyfriend was a vampire until the night he died of a freak accident. She didn t know he came from a long line of vampires until the night she was visited by his half-brothers Jaegar and Stuart Greystone. There were a lot of secrets her boyfriend didn t tell her.... show more
17 year-old Kalina didn t know her boyfriend was a vampire until the night he died of a freak accident. She didn t know he came from a long line of vampires until the night she was visited by his half-brothers Jaegar and Stuart Greystone. There were a lot of secrets her boyfriend didn t tell her. Now she must discover them in order to keep alive. But having two half-brothers vampires around had just gotten interesting. Award-winning Finalist in Romance Fiction (2011 International Book Awards)Award-winning Finalist in Multicultural Fiction (2011 International Book Awards)Author Kailin Gow Won 7 Global Book Awards in 6 categories in the 2nd Annual International Book Awards, Winning the Most Awards in Fiction, including Horror Fiction, Women's Literature, and Young Adult.The PULSE Series(TM): PULSE: Available Now Life's Blood (PULSE #2): Available Now Blood Burned (PULSE #3): Available Now Blue Blood (PULSE #4): Available Now The PULSE Papers (PULSE #4.5): July 4th, 2011 Blood Bond (PULSE #5): Available September 26, 2011Related Series: Brotherhood of Blood (A PULSE Novel) - a novel about Octavius, The Greystone Brothers, and Octavius' army of vampire mercenaries - Available August 2011
Publish date: August 31st 2010
Publisher: The Edge
Pages no: 214
Edition language: English
Series: Pulse (#1)
It's bee a while since I really let loose and got snarky. Sorry for the TL;DR, but I had a lot to say about this short little book. I REGRET NOTHING.I love vampire lit, I love crack--as in books and stories that make no fucking scene and are great to laugh at--and based on the jacket copy alone, Pul...
So...Guess what? I am not impressed with Pulse. It felt like a bad The Vampire Diaries rip-off. There are these two guys,pardon vampires that are in love with Kalina(hmmm,author has a similar name and also this girl-Kalina is half Chinese. Here I got the same vibe as Stephanie Meyer used herself to ...
Not only is our heroine stunningly beautiful, she's also a virgin! And if the vampires drink her virgin blood, they'll turn into humans! How freakishly convenient.
Very quick read. I was able to finish it within two hours. While I liked the story, it didn't wow me and it didn't make me want to continue to read the story.