Dr. Blundell works to cure a disease his daughter, Jane, gets from an infected blood sample in his lab. She is naive of the vampire affects she's contracted until Callan Kilkenny educates her. Callan comes with a disturbing history which will affect his dealings with those around him. Word gets out what the Dr is working on, which brings Elyta, a strong manipulative vampiress into the mix.
The story is complete with well developed vampires and villagers. Even Nessie makes an appearance. Read this story to see how that comes about.
The plot kept me entertained with a variety of characters and a plot that you can follow to fruition.
Jane Blundell's keen intellect and wit have always set her apart from her marriage-minded peers. But such differences are nothing compared to the change that comes upon her when she is infected by a blood sample in her father's laboratory. Suddenly, her veins resonate with a terrifying, exhilarating power. Dr. Blundell takes Jane to the Scottish highlands where she collides with the only man who can understand her hunger-and slake her unending desire.
Callan Kilkenny has returned to England from Marrakech, still filled with self-loathing at the deeds he committed in the name of a beautiful, depraved vampire. Now that he has tracked down Dr. Blundell in hopes of a cure he has also found a kindred spirit in Jane. Her passion and her blood calls to Callan, fueling a carnal need that shocks them both with its intensity. But others have come in search of the cure, too.for reasons that are sinister and deadly. And to save Jane and the rest of their kind, Callan must risk everything-even his last chance at redemption.
Stands Alone: yes