This holiday season has bite.
Ben Prescott hates Christmas—he’s a vampire, and to him, there’s certainly nothing jolly about the holiday season. While the humans are running around being merry, he’s hunting in the shadows. Ben plans to spend the holidays his way…by stalking deadly prey.
But fate has other plans for Ben.
Three visitors are coming Ben’s way…A demon who will force Ben to face his past, a ghost who will show Ben the present he could have, and a shifter who will reveal the darkness that waits in Ben’s future. Unless Ben can change his ways, he may just turn into a real monster, one who can’t be saved by anyone or anything.
’Tis the season…to be undead.
Ben’s redemption rests in the hands of the one woman he loved and lost—Simone Laurent. If Ben is going to have a chance at being more than just the beast in the darkness, he has to prove himself to the lovely Simone. A very hard task, considering that, once upon a Christmas Eve, Simone died in Ben’s arms…
Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is one of my favorite classics. It’s been rewritten so many times by different people, interpreted in a lot of movies, but in never gets old. So when I saw this title, A Vampire’s Christmas Carol, I thought I’d try it out because it’s something new to me.
The story revolved around Ben, a vampire, who has gone dark. He hated Christmas because it was the beginning of his end. Since turning, he stuck to the shadows and only killed those whom he thought deserved death. But after 10 years of being a recluse, he has gone darker. Sometimes not seeing what’s already in front of him. He nearly killed an innocent man, had a demon not interfered. [Read more…]