Gifting of the Kindle edition at the Kindle MatchBook price is not available. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Once they left the US, I was able to enjoy the book a little more. I really did not enjoy the first half of this book. In fact, you won’t get any actual romance until book five of the series. He starts the story as a close minded zealot. While there is romantic tension between Danaus and Mira, there is almost no romance in this novel.

But, que sera, sera, and onto book 2, which is in my TBR pile already. I know the author was leading up to something big, one of those “save humans from the reign of another type of creature” but I just couldn’t stay engaged. Other characters mime appropriate awe and ask staged questions, like “Aren’t you called the ‘Fire Starter’? This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. A hunter is in her domain, killing off younger vamps that aren’t strong enough to defend themselves. Some gruesome stuff goes down on Mira’s journey.


I’ve not seen that done in a book of this genre before. Nightwalker lives in a world all to familiar and it doesn’t seem to have anything to add to the genre that wasn’t already there. Despite that, I Definitely recommend it! I’m a little fuzzy on this, but I think most vampires have a power or powers that grow more powerful as they grow in age, but Mira’s ability to use fire, which can kill their kind, is unique.


She started writing when she was 12, spending one summer re-writing the story of Robin Hood because it really needed a kick butt female character. You mentioned that several times already. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. If you’re looking for a paranormal romance this isn’t it. An ancient vampire should feel alien.

Nightwalker (Dark Days, #1) by Jocelynn Drake

The very best thing to me about this book are the two main characters. Furthermore, any nightwalker exposed to the sun’s rays will be quickly incinerated. Other books in the series. This very powerful Nightwalker Mira battles an army of Naturi, a group with two main goals sacrifice humans and destroy Nightwalkers alike.

This isn’t a romance novel. Jun 07, Mithrendiel rated it really liked it Recommended to Mithrendiel by: She was an enjoyable character because she was, in short, a complete bad ass. They each dtake their own place within society and have unique abilities and weaknesses. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. There is a little too much exposition for my taste. This was a really interesting book, I enjoyed it for many reasons, most of which it drakw read like all the other Urban Fantasy out there.

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Together, they venture to the Old World, seeking ancient vampires to help with their cause. Share your thoughts with other customers. View all 7 comments. Vampire Fiction is a fairly seriee explored genre.


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I’m a little curious about Danaus’ past, but only a little. Each was clearly fleshed out and left me wanting to know more about them. There is hardly a dull moment in any of the novels.

But vampires were the Nightwalkers that forced the Naturi behind that doorway, and placed the seal on the door. Then there’s the lack of info: Half the characters had speach patterns that didn’t work with their supposed age, the other half sounded like posturing ren faire actors.

He is a complete mystery. In many ways Nightwalker is the answer to all the Laurel K. Once we meet the less pompous Mira whom we should have met at page one, we joelynn finally stomach her narration, and the plot speeds along.

Hamilton fans who wished there was less sex in Hamilton’s books and more action. And yes, I still know she can control fire. But Dark Days are ahead. I liked it well enough that I will probably pick up the next book in the series.