Book name: The Garnet Dagger
Author: Andrea Cooper
Author's website: http://www.andrearcooper.com/
Main character: Brock and Celeste
Available at: Amazon
Blurb: Forbidden to cross the Elvin barrier into human lands, Brock cannot sate his curiosity. Cursed by a vampyre bite that forces him to feed on the life-essence of others, he is unable to touch another without taking their life. Chained by prophecy he must find a witch, pierce her heart and draw her blood for his cure.
Celeste, a witch, must escape the monks who have held her prisoner for years. Her captors have kept her magic dormant. An ancient powerful Warloc craves her powers. If he succeeds in devouring her magic, she and Brock's Elvin world will die.
When Brock falls in love with her before realizing her demise is his cure, will love triumph over his desire to be healed? Will he risk everything to save her from the Warloc, an oath breaker, who also wants her dead?
Shonna's review: Cursed by the Elvin prophecy, Brock Rashwe carries the
burden of now becoming the Reaper of Death. Banned from his world he must seek
out the answers to save his people from their final destruction. Only months
remain to fulfill his quest and bring forth an end to the curse or all will be
lost. Brock, determination in his heart to set this right, now carries the garnet dagger and
the words in his head that the prophecy spoke.
“Find the witch. Pierce her heart and spill her
Andrea Cooper’s debut novel has a great plot. The worlds
of elvin colliding with humans, throwing in some magical creatures like dragons,
witches and demons, creates a unique setting for this enjoyable tale. The ending
has some twists that you don’t see coming and remind us, things aren’t always as
they seem. An enchanting read that leaves you with unanswered questions, you
can’t help but crave more of this story.