|A Dream-Hunter book featuring a hero as tormented as Acheron!
illegitimate son of the Egyptian god Set and a human, Seth was left in the desert to die
as a child by his mother. Hes immortal though, so just spent days of torture under
the blazing sun before being taken in by a Were-Hunter jackal pack, who treated him as
family. Then they sold him into slavery to Noir, the cruel ruler of Azmodea, a dimension
of Hell. For thousands of years, Seth has had the humanity tortured out of him by Noir,
who assigns him a new task. Torture Solin, a Dream-Hunter, to get him to reveal the
location of the key to Mt Olympus.
Lydia is Solins daughter, and travels to Azmodea to rescue him. A
Dream-Hunter/Were-Hunter jackal, she has powers far beyond typical Dream-Hunters. A
mixture of smart-ass, warrior, and temptress, Lydia becomes Seths prisoner while he
tortures her father. She spends time with Seth and sees the man behind the mask of
Noirs Guardian. Convinced hes worth saving, Lydia sets out to free him from
Many different storylines from previous books/other series are brought together in this
story. The split between the god/desses on Olympus plays a part and the Egyptian pantheon
plays a bigger part than before. We find out more about the history of the Malachai and
Nick Gaultiers role in Noirs plot to take over the world. Most of the action
takes place in Azmodea, with a brief stop in Sanctuary. Zarek makes an appearance, as do
Delphine and Jericho.
This is a great paranormal romance with lots of plot twists and turns, thrilling
action, and a tormented hero who gets his HEA. This can be read as a stand-alone,
its a very entertaining and enjoyable read, though you might not get every nuance of
whats going on. If youre a fan of the Dark-Hunter/Dream-Hunter/Nick
Chronicles world, you must READ THIS BOOK!!!!!