Vanessa Gravenstein is a contemporary paranormal and romance author. Originally from the Hudson Valley, she attended Russell Sage College before moving to North Carolina. Vanessa currently lives in Nashville with her actor-comedian fiancé Evan, their son Jack, and three dogs.
When magi encroaching upon the vampire stronghold of Thunder Bay, Luca cel Rau must protect the young vampires who rely on his ancient strength. But when he finds a bruised but defiant human woman outside their lair, it is more than duty driving him to protect her — and she might very well be a liability and distraction he can’t afford.
Extended preview. Themes of domestic violence and self-harm.