Dark Lover: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood

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Penguin, Sep 6, 2005 - Fiction - 416 pages
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THE FIRST NOVEL OF THE BLACK DAGGER BROTHERHOOD

“Dark fantasy lovers, you just got served” (New York Times Bestselling Author Lynn Viehl). Return to where it all began—in the first novel in the phenomenal Black Dagger Brotherhood series by #1 New York Times bestselling author J. R. Ward....


The only purebred vampire left on the planet and the leader of the Black Dagger Brotherhood, Wrath has a score to settle with the slayers who killed his parents centuries ago. But when his most trusted fighter is killed—orphaning a half-breed daughter unaware of her heritage or her fate—Wrath must put down his dagger and usher the beautiful female into another world.

Racked by a restlessness in her body that wasn’t there before, Beth Randall is helpless against the dangerously sexy man who comes to her at night with shadows in his eyes. His tales of the Brotherhood and blood frighten her. Yet his touch ignites a dawning new hunger—one that threatens to consume them both....

INCLUDES A NEW LETTER FROM J. R. WARD
 

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User Review  - ladyofglencairn - Goodreads

If I was in a generous mood I'd give this book a 2.5. Having had so many people tell that I need to read this, I finally succumbed. OMG. What was I thinking? The first book in the Black Dagger ... Read full review

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Now that I finished it I understand the mixed reviews. I'm glad I read so many before I started reading it this way I was prepared. Now, enough doom and gloom lets get to it: The story in one sentence ... Read full review

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Chapter Three
Chapter Five
Chapter Eight
Chapter Nine
Chapter Eleven
Chapter Twelve
Chapter Fifteen
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J. R. Ward is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of numerous novels, including the Black Dagger Brotherhood series and the Fallen Angels series. Writing as Jessica Bird, Ms. Ward is also the author of Leaping Hearts and Heart of Gold. She lives in the South with her family.

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