Can the ultimate choice be made if saving your race means destroying the one you love?
At the beginning of the twenty-first century of our era a millennia long war between two immortal races was coming to an end. The Vampire Elite, the strongest among vampires, forced the race of immortal beings, the Amiti to become their blood suppliers, called bloodstock, locking them in their underground cells and treating them like livestock. The surviving free Amiti make a final attempt to strike back. The Queen of Amiti is proclaimed a traitor and is executed. Her death signifies the rise of a new Queen, her young daughter Arianna who becomes the last hope of her dying race. Arianna totally embraces her mission and is ready to fight for her people to the last drop of her blood but encounters an unexpected challenge—the vampire King Tor. They both are captured into a trap of love where they had to make an ultimate choice; to kill the loved one or to let their races die.
Vampire Elite is the epic story of a bitter conflict between two peoples, and the effect of that conflict on everyone living in its grip. The characters are driven to love and betrayal, vengeance and sacrifice in a world without easy black-and-white answers.
Based on an ancient Egyptian legend, packed with action and intrigue, Vampire Elite will pull you into the entrancing world of immortals and open new portals into their hidden universe.
I HAVE COVER ENVY HERE!! and the hero is Oberon! I’m hooked. You will be too when you read the interview with our talented dual authors:
What is the sweetest thing someone has done for you?
Three of my customers who had become good friends helped me to close down my costume shop. Eight thousand square feet of ‘stuff’. Paul drove 164 miles round trip each day, Tim drove 104 miles, and Lisah who is from Maryland would come out on assignment once a month for her job…after 8 hours of work, she would work with me into the wee hours of the morning. I don’t know if I would be here today without the help and support of these wonderful people..Jo-An
The unconditional love and support of my mother..Irina.
What kind of music do you like?
Country\Western, Willie Nelson can put his boots under my bed any time (hope my husband doesn’t read this!)..Jo-An
Patria Kass is my favorite singer..Irina
Do you like to dance?
I love to dance, I am a Gypsy at heart….Jo-An
I love dancing. I even did ball-room dancing in high school..Irina
Can you describe your dream home?
On the ocean – Like Kim Novack’s – surrounded by windows, on the beach right next to the Ocean at Big Sur, with the sounds of waves breaking against the rocks . . LOTS OF LIGHT ..Sky Lights and large bright rooms..Jo-An
A small bungalow on the beach somewhere on a tropical island surrounded by blooming tropical plants..Irina
Lee Childs’ Jack Reacher – Independent, strong, capable, smart, free, no possessions possessing him..Jo-An
Julia Lambert from Somerset Maugham’s Theatre. She was a woman of breathtaking poise and talent, an outstanding actress who allowed some weaknesses but when she was betrayed she did not fall apart. She found the determination and strength to rise above the situation..Irina
Excerpt (Simone and Oberon)
She loved tormenting him, making him tremble with anticipation, his breath hitching in his throat. She knew it turned him on, and she’d also discovered that his blood tasted even better than usual when he was aroused.
“Now go to the wall and spread your arms. Make it easy for me to punish you,” she commanded.
Oberon obeyed, leaning against the wall and placing his wrists into the metal cuffs embedded in the wall. Simone locked the cuffs and left him like that.
A moment later, she returned looking like Catwoman in a black latex bodysuit, her hair pulled into a high, thick ponytail. She’d accessorized with thick studded cuffs at her wrists, a braided whip at her waist and a dagger in her hand.
Walking slowly and deliberately toward Oberon, she sliced through all his clothing, removing it and his weaponry piece by piece. Dropping the dagger she tilted her head to appreciate the sight of him: completely naked, vulnerable, and helpless—and hard for her, of course. Good.
She showed him her fangs then lowered her mouth to his jugular and bit into the skin lightly, releasing only a few drops of blood. She lowered her head to his chest, tracing the muscles there with her tongue, and then, using her fangs as daggers, she pierced his skin in unexpected places: his chest, shoulders, biceps, abs, hips. The blood oozed from the cuts, and soon Oberon’s body was covered with crimson streaks that formed random, vivid patterns across the golden skin of his torso and legs.
“You look incredibly sexy,” Simone heard herself saying as she shifted into an altered state, seeing nothing but this tantalizing male body bleeding for her.
About our talented author:
Irina’s world is dark. She works as a clinical psychologist in a Juvenile Correctional Facility dealing with the extremes of human behavior on a regular basis and takes care of her paralyzed husband who suffered a stroke several years ago. To bring light into her life she writes. Writing has always been her passion. She is originally from Russia where she was employed as a TV journalist.
Jo-An is a Leo, a lioness who has emerged to follow her dream, to someday write a book of her own. She owned a costume shop for 15 years and was able to satisfy and excel in her creative nature. She is an over-achiever and believes that anything is possible if you believe in yourself and ignore the nay-sayers. Her philosophy is based on Shakespeare “It is not in the stars to hold our destiny, but in ourselves.” She currently resides in California with her 5 cats and 1 husband.
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