Thursday, January 3, 2013

Hunting Daylight -- Piper's New Book

From the publisher:
Daylight is coming on February 5th
Piper Maitland returns with the hotly anticipated follow-up to Acquainted With the Night.
Hunting  Daylight
Out of the Shadows...
For more than a decade, Caro Barrett has had doubts about the death of her husband, Jude, who disappeared while looking for  tribe of day-walking vampires in an African rainforest. Now, their daughter Vivi is struggling through her teenage years without a father. Waiting in the wings is Raphael Della Rocca, an ancient vampire ready to possess Caro's heart--and to protect her and Vivi from harm. And, with Caro's husband declared legally dead, Caro feels it's finally time to move on . . . .
A hemisphere away in a windowless compound, an Ottoman vampire lies dying from a rare blood disease that has made him vulnerble to the faintest bit of light. Yet he is determined to vanquish its power over him--
to feel the sun on his face one last time.
And in Caro's darkest fears, he will be lifted into the light of day.
Early Praise:
"Picking up with events following last year's Acquainted With the Night, Hunting Daylight dives deep into the dangerous world of vampires and the obsession of one dangerous man. Taut and engaging, this well-written novel is filled with sacrifice, loss and terror."
--Jill M. Smith, Romantic Times, **** Four stars
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Praise for Acquainted With the Night
"A roller coaster."
--Publishers Weekly
"A twisted and complex take on vampire lore and legends . . . If you're a fan of unusual vampire stories, this action-packed and fast-paced book will please you immensely."
-- Fresh Fiction
"This book is fantastic. A perfect blend of Dan Brown's religious intrigue, Michael Crichton's scientific thriller, and Anne Rice's vampire novels. The writing is wonderfully done, keeping the reader engaged, not letting go until the last page has turned. . .
--Portland Book Review
"Edge-of-your-seat, otherworldly suspense laced with a wicked sense of humor."
--Lori Wilde, New York Times bestselling author
"Vampires and non stop sex!"
--Diana Gabaldon, New York Times bestselling author
Berkley Mass Market Paperback
560 pages, $9.99
Available as a paperback and an e-book