Embraced by Darkness

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Bantam Dell, 2007 - Fiction - 355 pages
116 Reviews
She's hunting a killer—
and shattering every boundary—
she's ever known.…

Part vamp, part werewolf, Riley Jenson plays by her own rules, whether it’s her stormy love life or her job as a guardian. But when her family’s alpha male demands that she solve the mystery of a vanished girl, Riley can feel a trap closing in around her. Because the job comes with a catch: if Riley fails, her own mother will die.

Now the stakes are raised, the hunt is on...and when more women vanish, Riley is caught between a lover who demands that she give up her work, a serial killer who knows no boundaries, and a club where humans and supernaturals mix—at their own peril. Thrust into a realm of seduction and violence unlike any she could have imagined, Riley has to battle to save everything she holds dear. But the ultimate hunt has only just begun....

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I like her writing style. - Goodreads
I am absolutly heart broken by the ending of this book. - Goodreads
It's also nice to see some character development. - Goodreads
She finally got tired of just throwing in sex scenes. - Goodreads
I will say that it had a great ending. - Goodreads
Ok, I hate writing negative reviews... - Goodreads

Review: Embraced By Darkness (Riley Jenson Guardian #5)

User Review  - Kate Woods - Goodreads

THIS book is why I kept reading this series no matter how horrified I was by the non consensual sex in the last 2 installments. Since the beginning of the series I've seen the potential for greatness ... Read full review

Review: Embraced By Darkness (Riley Jenson Guardian #5)

User Review  - Brittany - Goodreads

I may have thrown the book at the end. Even though I saw it coming! Very enjoyable book. Really loving this series. Read full review

About the author (2007)

Keri Arthur first started writing when she was twelve years old, and to date, she's finished fifteen novels. Her books have received many nominations and prizes, including making the final five in the Random House Australia George Turner Prize. She has also been nominated in the Best Contemporary Paranormal category of the Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Awards, received a 'perfect 10' from Romance Reviews Today, as well as being nominated for Best Shapeshifter in PNR's PEARL Awards. She's a dessert and function cook by trade, and married to a wonderful man who not only supports her writing, but who also does the majority of the housework. They have one daughter, and live in Melbourne, Australia.

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