Dark Storm (Dark Saga, Book 23) by Christine Feehan

By Christine Feehan

A darkish hurricane IS at the HORIZON…Return to Christine Feehan’s “steamy and dreamy” (Publishers Weekly) global of her New York instances bestselling Carpathian novels as roiling passions collide in an ideal typhoon of harmful hope that just a priceless few can desire to outrun…

Awakening in any case this time in a global of absolute darkness and oppressive warmth, Dax wonders in what number methods the realm above should have replaced. however it is how he has replaced that fills him with dread and loathing. Buried alive for centuries in a volcano within the Carpathian Mountains, Dax fears that he has turn into the full-fledged abomination that each Carpathian male fears, a sufferer of the insidious evil that has crept relentlessly into his brain and physique over the centuries.

yet there are a few things that by no means change.

His identify is Mitro, the vampire Dax had hunted a majority of these lengthy centuries. moment in command to the prince of the Carpathian humans he's the epitome of every thing malevolent, and offender of 1 of the main surprising killing sprees recognized to man—and beast. Even his family and friends weren’t secure from Mitro’s bloodlust. Neither used to be Mitro’s lifemate, Arabejila, a unprecedented girl with remarkable gifts.

yet now that Dax has re-emerged, so too has Mitro. the last word conflict among sturdy and evil has been re-engaged. among Dax and Mitro, a violent online game has begun—one that has marked Riley Parker, the final descendent of Arabejila, because the gift.

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