By Kelley Armstrong
"Frisky...Tells a slightly candy love tale, and means that being a wolf can be more well-off for a powerful, clever lady than being human." -The big apple occasions publication evaluation
Elena Michaels feels like the ordinarily powerful and horny glossy lady, She lives along with her architect boyfriend, writes for a well-liked newspaper, and works out on the health club. She's additionally a werewolf.
Elena has performed all she will to assimilate to the human international, however the guy whose chew replaced her lifestyles perpetually, and his legacy, proceed to hang-out her. Thrown right into a determined struggle for survival that checks her allegiance to a mystery extended family of werewolves, Elena needs to recon with who, and what, she is during this passionate, page-turning novel.
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34. 14, ' says Mr. Henslow, ‘what’s that? ' ‘You call yourself a Bible reader! ' says Mr. Lyall. (Mr. Henslow, you must know, he was one of what used to be termed Simeon’s lot—pretty much what we should call the Evangelical party. ) ‘You go and look it up. ' I wanted to know what he was getting at myself, and so off I ran home and got out my own Bible, and there it was: ‘the satyr shall cry to his fellow. ' Well, I thought, is that what we’ve been listening to these past nights? and I tell you it made me look over my shoulder a time or two.
Twice I did. One was a drunk sailor; however he got in I don’t know. I s’pose he went to sleep in the service, but by the time I got to him he was praying fit to bring the roof in. Lor’! what a noise that man did make! said it was the first time he’d been inside a church for ten years, and blest if ever he’d try it again. The other was an old sheep: them boys it was, up to their games. That was the last time they tried it on, though. There, sir, now you see what we look like; our late Dean used now and again to bring parties in, but he preferred a moonlight night, and there was a piece of verse he’d coat to ‘em, relating to a Scotch cathedral, I understand; but I don’t know; I almost think the effect’s better when it’s all dark-like.
There is one thing I rather regret, ” he said, “that we allowed them to join up the vertical bands of the pattern at the top. I think it would have been better to leave that alone. ” “Oh? ” said his aunt interrogatively. “Yes: as I was reading in bed last night they kept catching my eye rather. That is, I found myself looking across at them every now and then. There was an effect as if some one kept peeping out between the curtains in one place or another, where there was no edge, and I think that was due to the joining up of the bands at the top.
Bitten: A Novel by Kelley Armstrong