Lover Eternal: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood

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Penguin, Mar 7, 2006 - Fiction - 464 pages
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Within the brotherhood, Rhage is the vampire with the strongest appetites. He’s the best fighter, the quickest to act on his impulses, and the most voracious lover—for inside him burns a ferocious curse cast by the Scribe Virgin. Possessed by this dark side, Rhage fears the times when his inner dragon is unleashed, making him a danger to everyone around him.

Mary Luce, a survivor of many hardships, is unwittingly thrown into the vampire world and reliant on Rhage’s protection. With a life-threatening curse of her own, Mary is not looking for love. Her faith in miracles was lost years ago. But when Rhage’s intense animal attraction turns into something more emotional, he knows that he must make Mary his alone. And while their enemies close in, Mary fights desperately to gain life eternal with the one she loves…


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User Review  - Akaria - LibraryThing

I heart this book so much I wish I could marry it. First of all it was my introduction to the BDB. After trying to read DL twice I gave up and hoped this would be better. Thank the Virgin it was not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dawn772 - LibraryThing

This paranormal story had plenty of action, dealt with some real life issues and had a captivating ending but for me it was slow going midway because of all the violence and so much time spent on the bad guys. Vampire Rhage struggles with his inner dragon and he is calmed by Mary's voice. Read full review


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J.R. Ward is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of numerous novels, including the Black Dagger Brotherhood series. She lives in the South with her family.

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