Vacation with a Vampire … And Other Immortals
Maggie Shayne and Maureen Child
Harlequin Nocturne, Jun 21 2011, $5.50
“Vampires in Paradise” by Maggie Shayne. Vampire Diego del Torres rescues Anna Seville from drowning and afterward knowing she is one of the Chosen from her pending death by the Belladonna Antigen blood disease.
“Immortal” by Maureen Child. Immortal Guardian Bain Sinclair rescues Emma Madison from a demon, but learns afterward her ancestors betrayed him.
The Maggie Shayne short novel and the Maureen Child novella are fast-paced paranormal romances whose characters make vampires and other immortals and the humans who love them seem genuine.