Tayla Mancuso is an Aegis Guardian, which is a warrior who protects the world from evil. According to them all demons are evil. Tayla was raised by her mother who was a drug addict. She kept telling everyone that a demon was tormenting her, but no one believed her not even Tayla until one night when Tayla is forced to watch a demon kill her mother. Now Tayla fights every night to kill as many demons as she can.
Eidolon is a demon, he is also a doctor and founder of the Underworld General Hospital. The hospital is a place where demons can get treatment and not have to worry about their enemy finding and killing them. Eidolon has reached the time in his life where he must find a mate or face the chance he will turn into a monster. If that happens neither demon nor human female will be safe. When Tayla is brought into the ER, there is something different about her. At first they thought she was just a human, but they find out she is part demon. Eidolon and Tayla find themselves fight the attraction that they feel for each other. Tayla must accept the demon half of herself before it is to late for Eidolon and herself.
This is the first in a new series from Ms Ione. Hopefully this will be the first of many more to come. Ms. Ione writes a passionate tale. She is able to blend two different worlds together seamlessly. The fight within Tayla to accept something she thought of as evil and the way Eidolon keep telling her of his love was tender and
In a place where ecstasy can cost you your life . . .
She's a demon-slayer who hungers for sensual pleasure-but fears it will always be denied her. Until Tayla Mancuso lands in a hospital run by demons in disguise, and the head doctor, Eidolon, makes her body burn with unslakable desire. But to prove her ultimate loyalty to her peers, she must betray the surgeon who saved her life.
Two lovers will dare to risk all.
Eidolon cannot resist this fiery, dangerous woman who fills him with both rage and passion. Not only is she his avowed enemy, but she could very well be the hunter who has been preying upon his people. Torn between his need for the truth and his quest to find his perfect mate before a horrific transformation claims him forever, Eidolon will dare the unthinkable-and let Tayla possess him, body and soul . . .
Larissa Ione currently resides in Williamsburg, Virginia, with her husband and young son. She is currently hard at work on her next title.