Title: A Hunger Like No Other (Immortals After Dark #2)
Author: Kresley Cole
Genre: Paranormal Romance
Publisher: Simon & Schuster (March 2011)
After enduring years of torture by the vampire horde, Lachlain MacRieve, leader of the Lykae Clan, is enraged to find the soulmate he’s waited millennia for is half vampire. Sheltered Emmaline Troy sets out to uncover the truth about her parents, but when the powerful Lykae claims her as his mate and forces her back to his ancestral Scottish castle, her dear of the Lykae – and their notorious dark desires – ebbs as he begins a slow, wicked seduction that states her own dark cravings.
Etheral half Valkyrie/half vampire Emmaline somehow begins to soothe the fury burning within Lachlain, but when an ancient evil from her past resurfaces their desire must deepen into a binding love that can give the warrior peace, and turn the gentle beauty into the fighter she was born to be . . .
Rating: *** (3 stars)
A Hunger Like No Other is the second book in Kresley Cole’s The Immortals After Dark Series, although it can be read as a standalone novel. It tells the story of Lachlain, a Lykae who has been captured and tortured by vampires, and Emmaline, a half vampire/half Valkyrie who is sheltered by her Valkyrie aunts. A Hunger Like No Other and The Immortals After Dark Series are aimed at an adult audience.