Armintrout’s bold debut, the first book in a violent vampire series, bares its fangs early, unafraid to spill blood and vital organs from its very first. I’m no coward. I want to make that perfectly clear. But after my life turned into a horror movie, I take fear a lot more seriously now. I finally became Dr. Carrie. Jennifer Armintrout (born July 11, ) is an American author best known for a series of urban Bibliography. Blood Ties series. The Turning (); Possession (); Ashes To Ashes (); All Souls’ Night ().
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Living people births American women novelists 21st-century American novelists American fantasy writers Women science fiction and fantasy writers 21st-century American women writers. I’m still laughing at that one. As a nurse and a germophobe, I can appreciate her revulsion to the whole thing based on the extreme icki I didn’t have high hopes for The Turning. These vampires are mean and they are killers.
Heck I even actually really liked Ziggy as a character but my problem begins the moment Carrie meets Cyrus. Jan 02, Barbara rated it really liked it. Please email webmaster fantasticfiction. Drinking blood, living as an immortal demon and being a pawn between two warring vampire factions isn’t exactly how I’d imagined my future. Carrie Ames is attacked by a master vamp and unintentionally left behind to become a vampire herself.
At a Lightworld royal gala, Queene Ayla announces the betrothal of her daughter, Cerridwen, to a high-ranking councilor. I mean who is going to believe that most vampires want to make sure that they all die off.
Is it really so bad to admit that you are scared, in over your head, and may not know as much as you think you do? It starts when Dr. I will never understand why smart, strong women also have to become extra sarcastic and know-it-all when placed in a dangerous situation.
He has daddy issues too and just wants somebody to love him. With the immortal denizens of the subterranean Lightworld and Darkworld societies locked in battle, the heiress to the Faery throne is exiled to the Human realm above.
The heroine is a hospital doctor who gets turned into a vampire and one of the first things she gets told to do and does in pretty short order is quit her job. Now our heroine, Carrie, is a doctor with daddy- The reason I first picked this book was because it’s about vampires and the heroine wasn’t a 16 year old waiting for the prince charming. I liked Nathan and Ziggy and their relationship.
Please be aware that this review may contain spoilers before reading further. She’s only 28, FFS. Carrie, Cyrus and Nathan tthe all well drawn, as is the love triangle that develops among them. Outra personagem que me agradou bastante foi a Dahlia. Blood Ties – 4.
A truly dark look into the not so good side of being a vampire. It also doesn’t really sit within the urban fantasy genre or the paranormal romance genre but somewhere in between in my opinion.
I read this book awhile back. Not quite what I was expecting but as it turned out a great ride.
jenniferr Carrie is a great character and Nathan is too. As a nurse and a germophobe, I can appreciate her revulsion to the whole thing based on the extreme ickiness of blood borne pathogens.
Dec 29, Kelly rated it it was amazing Shelves: And the idea that vampires jdnnifer work to eradicate the “bad” vampires is not new, but that the Movement would strive to destroy all of the vampires was a shock. Ziggy was such a sweet character and I felt for both Carrie and Nathan when the Vampire New Year party didn’t go quite as planned.
From everything from the book shop to the witchcraft and the mystery of the male characters. I’m sorry, but would you desire someone who has sex, even rapes, teenage boys and girls? We have a newcomer called Max at the end of the book which I suspect we’ll see more of A hundred times NO.
Conceitos diferentes, atitudes diferentes, o que contribuiu para que fosse ganhando entusiasmo ao longo da leitura. Turnung, what do you have against eyes?!? Kinda boring, I’ve read other, better books on this subject. So turnig what I’ll do. Nathan on the other hand is a true hero.
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I never got the impression he was that stupid, suicidal or lovelorn. If I seen Cyrus strutting his stuff towards me Thw freeze in place too. Carrie Ames just eight months ago. Someone who sticks to the rules, who cares and wants to help, but who is also strong, handsome with a hot body to boot. Carrie finds it a difficult case to work on and discovers, to her embarrassment that she just can’t deal with it and runs from the ER.
And for you dirty readers you know who you are! The author never met a stereotype she didn’t like not just for vampiresand it is just full of sloppy prose like soft carpets that cut the heroine’s skin like razors.