What I’m reading today is Cera du Bois’s Bloodwine. A short, hot paranormal romance where the newly crowned King of the Vampires must mate to unite the vampire kingdoms and help provide peace with humans. The trouble is, Darius still mourns his late wife. And when an old flame makes overtures to him, he is torn over what will be best for the world and best for his own desires.
This is a true short story–I’m not sure of the word count, but it’s only 27 pages on my Kindle. Fortunately, good things do come in small packages.
Part of its charm is its brevity because Ms. du Bois has packed a lot of sensuality and intimacy into that short space. Which makes this intense romance short, sweet and hot. Darius is one sexy vamp and the beautiful Anastasia is quite a match for him. Watching them spar and spark is like striking tender and flint together–you know there’s a hell of a blaze coming.
I enjoy paranormal romance, even though it’s not my favorite sub-genre. And I certainly
Here’s the link to Bloodwine on Amazon. Read it with your own glass of red wine for an even more up-close-and-personal experience.