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The Forbidden Side of Nightshade

A.D. Robertson is the pen-name for highly acclaimed YA author Andrea Cremer. The Forbidden Side of Nightshade is a spin-off series that will feature three adult themed books from the Nightshade world. Which centered around Cremer's young adult Nightshade series. Captive tells the story of Shay's parents, Tristan and Sarah Doran. Tristan is a Keeper and Sarah is a Searcher, which should make them enemies. With two strong independent characters such as Tristan and Sarah, the reader is taken on a dark journey full of witches and shapeshifting guardians. With slow building attraction between the two the reader is drawn into the young lover’s journey that builds into white hot passion and love. The sex scenes are well written and hot, hot hot! This is not a YA novel but a steamy adult novel that is well written and will leave you wanting more!!!


Tristan Doran is a direct descendent of the keepers and as thus has enjoyed a very privileged life, too valuable to risk in battle in the centuries old witch's war. A beautiful human girl is captured in his castle. She captures his interest and then his heart. Not knowing the role either of them play in a prophecy predicting the downfall of the Keepers’ ages-old reign. Can love really conquer all?

Book Blurb for Captive

The first adult novel set in the world of the New York Times bestselling Nightshade series, Captive delivers a steamy, forbidden romance between sworn enemies drawn together by an irrepressible desire.

Twenty-five-year-old Tristan Doran enjoys a life of incredible power and privilege. As a direct descendant of the Keepers?witches who have embraced dark magic?he defers to no one but his overlord, Lord Bosque Mar. For most of his life, Tristan has been kept out of the centuries-old Witches War, his bloodline too valuable to risk in battle.

But when a beautiful, young human Searcher named Sarah is captured and made a prisoner in his Irish castle, Tristan’s infatuation with her flings him headlong into the fray. Captive and captor, unable to contain their longing, embark on a passionate, forbidden romance together?only to learn that their love is at the heart of a prophecy predicting the downfall of the Keepers’ ages-old reign.

Captive explores the darker side of the richly imagined Nightshade universe, a fantasy world of powerful dark witches, shape-shifting wolf warriors, and fascinating history. The first of three erotic novels, Captive delves deeply into the fiery, illicit romance of two young lovers whose very desires invite their doom.

Night Owl Reviews Nov, 2013 4.00