I know which one I’m rooting for. The final battle was definitely something you don’t see in many fantasy books. That’s the set up for the conflict. If you’re a vampire fan, you will almost certainly enjoy this formidable work of dark fantasy literature. What Readers Are Saying What do you think? Buy from our partners. See and discover other items:
Never before have I read a book where I was genuinely depressed that the protagonists lived to see another day. The vampires did not really appear evil and we do get to learn quite a bit about them. Pretty fun and fast read! I’m not qualified to tell you wheth I enjoy this book in the same way that my mother-in-law enjoys action movies. Series 3 See also: A Wind in the Night by Barb Hendee. I am not an electronic junkie.
It wants the answers she seeks before she can get to them. The hunter denies what is right in front of her face.
Too few authors pay attention to voices within their narrative as a critical dimension of characterization… the making of characters into people. I suppose rooting for the bad guys was my way of staving off buyer’s regret. View all 3 comments.
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The Fae were name-dropped, the two different paths for vampires, Ratboy’s developments, Chap’s origins, all of these can make for some interesting barv. Get to Know Us. I picked up this book at a Half Price Bookstore this past weekend on a whim and, cheesy cover aside, I ended up enjoying it quite a bit. Return to Book Page. The dog was the most eeries and likeable character of the designated “heroes” of this story.
Between andI taught college English while writing fiction on the side, some independently and some with my husband and life-long partner J. I am not one to read a lot of fantasy but the way this book was done made it easier to do so, I loved the characters, the setting and the overall feel of the book.
Dhampir (Noble Dead Saga 1, book 1) by Barb Hendee and J C Hendee
A Wind in the Night by Barb Hendee. Please let me know if you have read it and what you thought of it. Sister of the Dead. See all reviews. Her mind is in constant turmoil, trying to cope with the increasingly troubling revelations about her true nature, worrying about Leesil on a number of levels, fighting just to survive each night when the sun goes down, dealing with a sense of guilt for the false life she has led up until now, and yearning for the settled, peaceful life she craves so dearly.
In May ofwe were both able to quit our teaching jobs and move into full time writing. The beautiful thing about this series is the fact that it has been split up into so many sections, allowing each of these plot-threads time to breath and develop over the course of the books. They end up sucking up all the villagers money and leaving.
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It didn’t make me stay up way past my bedtime just to find out what happens. I love the Northwest, and it’s a great place to write. Magiere which I couldn’t figure out how to pronounce, so I Before I launch into my review, I just gotta ask, why do people always have to make stew in fantasy novels? Sister of the Dead by Barb Hendee.
Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. So while this story was cheesy at times and lacked a couple of edits, I still had a blast, I do have to admit that the story also felt a little jumbled, This one took me a while to get through, now the story was amazing, it kept me entertained mc the last page but I had bsrb couple of issues with the editing and certain decisions that were made.
I knew who was speaking before they were re identified. Pretty fun and fast read! The story is somewhat of a return to traditional fantasy and is told in third person from the points of view of multiple characters. The vampires are, well, annoying. The fantasy setting and the weries between Leesil and Magiere which hits the Dave-and-Maddie, will-they-or-won’t-they notes in just the right way to draw out my inner romantic create some kind of gestalt that I’m powerless to resist. National bestselling authors Barb and J.
The Dog in the Dark by Barb Hendee. The text descended into cliche symbolism warped as it was that didn’t work. The thrill of it all isn’t just blood lust either; the multi-layered richness to the vampires’ lives and relationships raises them far above the level of simple monsters representing evil incarnate. The Complete Barb Hendee; J.
The series is about a half-vampire, half-human woman who starts out as a thief but finds out she has special talents. I really liked the fact that the main characters start up as crooks, cheating villagers out of their money by pretending to vanquish imagi Ahhhh Hendee These are the epic adventures of Magiere, a dhampir dhmapir human, half vampireand Leesil, her half-elf lover, vampire hunters in a high-fantasy world, fighting a higher serie, known as the Noble Dead.