By S. M. Stirling
Aeons in the past, Homo nocturnus governed the Earth. owning impressive powers, they have been the resource of all demeanour of myths and legends. although their numbers were vastly decreased, they exist still—though no longer as purebreds.
Adrian Brézé is one such being. prosperous and reclusive, he's extra Shadowspawn than human. He rebelled opposed to his personal style, identifying to dwell as a standard guy, combating opposed to his darker nature. yet Adrian’s sister is decided to convey again the reign of the Shadowspawn, and now she has struck him at his weakest aspect by way of kidnapping his human lover, Ellen.
To store Ellen—and maybe all of humanity—Adrian needs to rejoin a conflict he swore he could by no means struggle again.
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