Soul Stealer

Sarah is a thoughtful and helpful woman whose family members all die young. She is the last of her line and hopes that the she is the exception, but when she starts having pains it’s obvious that it’s her time. When Death, aka Cain, shows up to claim her soul she tells him that she just isn’t ready. Yes, Sarah is one gutsy and strong woman. She can’t leave earth yet as she has a homeless shelter to build. She questions Cain about who she has to sleep with to get a few more weeks. I must say that scene was hilarious. It just turns out that she is standing in front of the guy who can giver her that time, but it’s not as simple as asking and receiving. When Cain gives her the extra time, but takes her soul there is hell to pay of the heavenly kind. Will Sarah be taken away from Cain before she finishes the shelter and wins his heart? Since Cain has broken the law by allowing Sarah to live past her date, he will also have to pay for extending her life. Will these two survive what heaven has in store for them?

Kimberly Troutte writes Death with a twist and I must say he is hunky. He is also caring and comes to find that through love he can find redemption. As a young boy he killed his brother…the first death on earth and set events in motion. He can’t forgive himself for what he did even though others have. As he strives for love he finds a woman that completes him. Sarah is like a dog with a bone. She can’t let any unfortunate soul not be taken care of. She is just to kind to let Cain continue through life without love. Soul Stealer is brimming with emotion and ties to the past. It’s a must read for any paranormal lover or just a reader who likes to see and be with characters who make a huge impression. Keep your eye out for Kimberly Troutte, she is sure to surprise and delight you.

Book Blurb for Soul Stealer

When Death falls in love with a saint, there’s holy hell to pay.

Sara Lane expects to die young, but when the time comes, she’s not ready. She needs two more weeks to finish a homeless shelter before winter sets in and people die on the streets. Who does a girl have to sleep with to live a few extra days?

How about the sexiest, most dangerous of all bad boys—Death himself?

Cain’s job as a designated death dealer is clear. Kill and move on. Don’t get attached. Don’t feel. But when Sara pleads to cut a deal for more time, Cain is tempted by an unexpected craving for this beautiful, courageous woman. As their lips meet, her life force shakes him to his bones, seals the bargain—and breaks all the rules.

Keeping Sara alive is a dangerous proposition. The Powers That Be are furious and unleash bloodthirsty demons to steal Sara’s soul from Death—the one man who’s hell-bent on saving her life.

Night Owl Reviews Apr, 2009 4.50