By Chloe Neill
Benefit has been a vampire for just a twinkling of an eye, yet she’s already visible a lifetime’s worthy of hassle. She and her grasp, centuries-old Ethan Sullivan, have risked their lives many times to avoid wasting town they love. yet now not all of Chicago is loving them back.
Anti-vampire riots are erupting in every single place city, impressive vampires the place it hurts the main. A splinter workforce armed with Molotov cocktails and deep-seated hate is cause on clearing the fanged from the Windy urban come hell or excessive water.
advantage and her allies rush to determine who’s at the back of the assaults, who should be detailed subsequent, and even if there’s any method to cease the wanton destruction. The conflict for Chicago is simply starting, and benefit is operating out of time.
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