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This excerpt comes from The Witch and the Vampire. Sebastian Collins has discovered something new about the mysterious Melora Merriweather. Something he's inclined to investigate further...
“Forgive me,” he said, urging his voice back into the calm timbre he used so often when dealing with such as she. But as soon as he touched her, he realized with shock she wasn’t like the rest.Tingles erupted from his fingertips and traveled up his arms into his neck and chest, stabbing him with liquid fire. It spread through him like warm wine. He realized when he had touched her before it had never been skin on skin. His gloves had protected him…and her. He pulled her close, breathing her scent, tasting it on his tongue.He wanted more.
The Witch and the Vampire - Book 2 of the Merriweather Witches
Paranormal Regency Romance
Melora Merriweather is searching for a fellow witch to protect her from a scheming uncle with plans of marriage. When her carriage overturns on her journey, she is rescued by a mysterious man whom she learns is the very person she seeks. But, he's not the witch she thought he was...
Sebastian Collins should have left for London days ago. Now a snowstorm has trapped him with a woman who has come seeking protection, a woman who intrigues him like no other. And with each passing hour, his hunger for her grows...hunger for her kiss, her caress, and her blood.
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