Love Bites by Lynsay Sands

Fun and sexy, with a hateable villain who manages to be sympathetic at the same time, Love Bites is a fun second entry into Sands’ Argeneau Vampire series. I haven’t giggled through a paranormal novel quite so much as through this one for a long time; I really enjoyed Love Bites’s style of humor.

Working the night shift at the morgue, Rachel Garrett had her eye on moving up through the ranks of the coroner’s office and didn’t have many opportunities for much else – her hours killed her social life, and with them, most chances for a boyfriend. On the other hand, she wasn’t exactly scoping out all of the corpses that came in – the handsome one was a rare exception. And, naturally, when the dead man sat up on the examination table, she attributed it to a flu-driven hallucination.

The second time the same corpse was brought in, however, everything changed. Along with the corpse – who again, managed to appear very much alive – came a twisted, homicidal individual who claimed that Rachel’s cadaver-assignment was a vampire. When Rachel was wounded by the would-be killer, the “corpse”, named Etienne, had no choice but to turn her into a vampire as well, and in the process, opened her up to new worlds of pleasure and adventure.

This is a very good series. The chemistry between Etienne and Rachel really zings off of the pages, and the good-guy, “happy” vampires are a fun departure from the usual brooding one comes to expect. What a great read!

Book Stats:

  • Mass Market Paperback: 373 pages
  • Publisher: Leisure Books; Reprint edition (March 31, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0843962550
  • ISBN-13: 978-0843962550

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Books in the Argeneau Vampires series in the order they should be read:
A Quick Bite
Love Bites
Single White Vampire
Tall, Dark & Hungry
A Bite to Remember
Bite Me If You Can
The Accidental Vampire
Vampires Are Forever
Vampire, Interrupted
The Rogue Hunter
The Immortal Hunter
The Renegade Hunter

Born to Bite
Hungry For You
The Reluctant Vampire
Under a Vampire Moon
Lady Is a Vamp
Immortal Ever After
One Lucky Vampire
Vampire Most Wanted

Fun and sexy, with a hateable villain who manages to be sympathetic at the same time, Love Bites is a fun second entry into Sands’ Argeneau Vampire series. I haven’t giggled through a paranormal novel quite so much as through this one for a long time; I really enjoyed Love Bites’s style of humor. Working …

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