I'm a librarian who loves anime, manga, and reading a wide variety of genres.
This is a terrible book. Two days have gone by since it began. In that time:
- Orlando and Alain met.
- Orlando told Alain he would trust him if Alain would let him taste his blood. Alain agreed to let him. There was no indication that this act generally had any emotional significance for vampires - it was done for purely pragmatic reasons.
- Magical connection! Alain's blood allows Orlando to safely be exposed to sunlight. They literally spend chapters testing this. They technically haven't finished their tests yet.
- Another wizard arrives. Alain doesn't trust him and
- Do any of these characters remember that Thierry's wife died less than 24 hours ago?