Friday, May 3, 2013

Review: Blood Rush by Michelle Fox

Book Description

In a world where vampires are real, blood is a financial asset and sex mixed with blood commands the highest price.

Myra Danson is in desperate need of cash for her ailing mother and when she has the opportunity to join the shadow world of blood courtesans, she jumps before she looks. Soon she's sharing a bed with the handsome Kristos Anastos, but then bullets start to fly and she finds herself running for her life.

Kristos assumes the attack stems from his enemies hoping to destroy him, but it quickly becomes clear that Myra is the real target. Worse, she's falling in love with Kristos, but is the sexy vampire friend or foe?

Blood is money and Myra's may be worth the most of all. A past she never knew existed has come to claim her and she'll be lucky if she only ends up dead.

An erotic romance novella of 21,000 words--much longer than a short story, but shorter than a novel. Please note this is part one of a two part story. Part two will be released in April.

I have to say, I love the fact that vampires live out in the open. I haven’t seen many paranormal books where that’s the case, but I always find them fascinating. I love seeing how the vampires and humans adapt to each other. How they relate. And the take the authors have on it. This book was no different. I was instantly intrigued by Myra's new job...blood courtesan. And her first suitor...Kristos. He was definitely yummy.

I loved his reactions to Myra. I loved how he took care of everything after she made a memorable entrance for their first meeting.

This book was full of action. I was actually quite surprised by that (in a good way). In the past I've found that shorter books lack story in some way but this one was extremely entertaining. It kept me hooked from page one. Myra was an awesome heroine. She was brave and had a great sense of humor. I thought of quoting her but honestly couldn't narrow down which quotes I liked most and realized I would be practically quoting the whole book. She definitely had me cracking up. And the sex scenes....HOT!!!!

My only complaint about this book was the length; that it was short and I didn't get the whole story. But, seeing as I already have the second book on my kindle, I can't complain too much. ;)

The author has amazing talent for being able to pack so much into a short a book and give it the feel of a longer story. I didn't feel like things were rushed and that things were overlooked or sacrificed. I can't wait to read more books by her.

**Copy provided by the author in exchange for an honest review.**

To see the yummy Kristos, click here.

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