MacRieve by Kresley Cole

MacrieveBook: MacRieve

Series: Immortals After Dark #13

Author: Kresley Cole

Format: Hardback

Page Count: 368

Published: Gallery Books, 2013


Talk about ‘worth waiting for’. With Macrieve, Kresley Cole delivers yet another blow to the mind, catching you off guard just how much an author can do with a tormented past and less than a hopeful future. When you think about it, I guess it might seem easy enough, a tortured past threatens the hero’s future happiness, but yeah, it’s not that easy. And god, the themes that are touched in this book..I especially love it when a story handles a particularly difficult theme so well. It’s not for everyone I tell you, but those who’re good, they do justice. And Kresley Cole? Yeah, she does justice.

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Shadow’s Claim by Kresley Cole

ShadowsClaimBook: Shadow’s Claim

Series: The Dacians #1

Author: Kresley Cole

Format: Paperback

Page Count: 448

Published: Pocket Books, 2012


I don’t know why I insist on having the good books age on my bookshelves. Thanks to the excitement for the publication of the new Immortals After Dark book, I remembered I had this one stacked away and wanted to give it a go while I waited. A pat on the back for me!

For those of you who’re familiar with the Immortals After Dark series, this might be considered as a spin off. We’re still in the same world, only this time we follow the sexy Dacians, a breed of vampire who closed themselves up in their land of Shadow and Mist where nobody comes in unless they’re invited, and nobody comes out unless they’re permitted. They got some serious security issues though of course things are about to change.

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