Ivory-a rare Carpathian female-has been protected by her brothers for most of her life. But once she frees the mage Razvan from his prison cave, they must flee together, enemies of Carpathian hunters as well as vampires. Ivory senses that Razvan is more than he appears to be, and she vows to go against the entire Carpathian race to help him, risking both their lives in order to save their love.
Must Love Hellhounds by Ilona Andrews (Author), Charlaine Harris (Author), Nalini Singh (Author), Meljean Brook (Author)
Okay, I admit it, I selected this one strictly for its name…after all, who can resist those lovable Hellhounds?!?!
According to Amazon:
In these hound-eat-hound worlds, anything goes… and everything bites. Follow paranormal bodyguards Clovache and Batanya into LuciferÂ’s realm, where they encounter his fearsome four-legged pets, in Charlaine HarrisÂ’s The Britlingens Go to Hell. Seek out a traitor in the midst of a guild of non- lethal vampire trackers, one that intends to eradicate the entire species of bloodsuckers, in Nalini SinghÂ’s AngelsÂ’ Judgment. Find out why the giant three-headed dog that guards the gates of Hades has left the underworld for the real worldÂ—and whose scent heÂ’s followingÂ—in Ilona AndrewsÂ’s Magic Mourns. Embark on a perilous search for the kidnapped niece of a powerful vampire alongside her blindÂ— and damn sexyÂ—companion and a hellhound in Meljean BrookÂ’s Blind Spot.