James Stuart, the Earl of Forbes has spent the last grueling 800 years
alone, never finding true love until the day he met Claire. The only problem is
that James is carrying a huge secret within him and desperately trying to keep
the world from finding out that he is indeed a vampire.
He has manage to walk among the living without being detected and only
feeds on humans who are criminals or vagrants living in alleys. One fine day he
bumps into Claire Collins and is instantly smitten and her feelings mirror his.
They spend the every possible moment they can with each other for rest of her
They day she departs he falls into a deep depressing and on impulse goes to
get her. They become fast friends and lovers.
James ex Vanessa is still pining
away for him and will stop at nothing to rid him of his new love attachment. So
James takes Claire on a trip to meet some of his historical buddies and has them
train her to battle against Vanessa.
I really liked that the romance was fast-paced not some drawn out time
consuming courtship. Plus the use of the Rosary was pretty darn clever. I am not
big on history but I really enjoyed learning some interesting tidbits and
actually craved more. I have her new book which is her prequel to this one and
I can't wait to get into it. Pick this up, you won't regret