Pool of Crimson (The Blushing Death #1) by Suzanne M. Sabol
Genre: Urban Fantasy
Book Length: 234 pages
Publisher: Soul Mate Publishing
Killing vampires is easy. Trusting one will be the hardest thing Dahlia Sabin has ever done.
Dahlia has lived a lonely existence as a killer of the undead. Known as The Blushing Death to those that fear her, Dahlia uncovers a plot by Columbus’s Master Vampire, Ethan. He intends to raise a demon from the depths of hell to destroy the city, cement his power, and take control.
In her pursuit to stop a demon from manifesting, Dahlia sinks deeper into the city’s supernatural underworld and discovers that vampires are not only deadly; one in particular could be dangerous to her very soul and her heart. Patrick, the Master vampire’s second-in-command with dark penetrating eyes and a cool, deadly sophistication, can’t stay …
Dahlia Sabin hunts vampires. Her existence seems to consist of only pain and death. She finds vampires not only dangerous, but revolting. A chance meeting with a vampire named Patrick has her feeling things she shouldn’t and doesn’t want to feel, and now her survival may depend on her trusting the alluring vampire.
Dahlia makes for a very interesting heroine. First off, it is apparent there is something very special about her. Most humans don’t know vampires exist, and yet she has the ability to feel them. Secondly, she kicks ass! There is ruthlessness about her when she is in battle that makes for some really exciting reading. It is obvious she has suffered a lot in her life, and her loneliness is palpable. When she finds herself attracted to Patrick, she feels a …
Nevar is a servant of Hell. Considering he was once an angel of the heavens, his new station is a bitter pill to swallow. Because of addiction and the need for revenge he has committed heinous acts. Now the darkness consumes him; he sees no good in himself and doesn’t feel he deserves any kind of redemption. The moment he meets Lysia in a demon bar she reaches something inside him. He soon realizes he wants to protect the beautiful woman who is seemingly made for him.
Nevar is a fascinating character. He is proof that there is no solid line between light and dark, and this line can blur. The torment in his soul and his self-loathing will bring you to your knees. He brings about a feeling of urgency, because it becomes …