Kill Me (A Blood Chord Novel) [NOOK Book]

Overview

Three days ago, she was a wife, a mother, and very much alive... then the music called to her.

Marketing maven Claire has one goal for the Music Expo-- to land a few whales so that her boss will give her a badly needed raise. She puts on her game face and courts the industry's elite until her plans are derailed by hotness-in-high-heels.

Vampire Bette wants to find a human ...
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Kill Me (A Blood Chord Novel)

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Overview

Three days ago, she was a wife, a mother, and very much alive... then the music called to her.

Marketing maven Claire has one goal for the Music Expo-- to land a few whales so that her boss will give her a badly needed raise. She puts on her game face and courts the industry's elite until her plans are derailed by hotness-in-high-heels.

Vampire Bette wants to find a human with untapped talents that she can mold and control. Using a haunted violin, she lures Claire in with her lilting song and bewitching smile. In that moment, Claire's life is unraveled and she finds herself with more than strange dreams and overdue bills to worry about. Much more.

To make matters worse, Claire is attracted to two unlikely people-- Bette and her hunky but pale associate, Gregor. Both can light Claire's fire, but is either of them the only one?

Unfortunately for Claire, life isn't all song lyrics and seduction. Tied to darkness by blood and power, Claire must harness her abilities if she has any hope of returning home to her daughter and regaining her former life.

Kill Me, the debut novel from author Alex Owens, is a quirky paranormal fantasy complete with music, magic, fangs and freaks. It is also the first in a planned series, with the second book due out by the Fall of 2012. Be forewarned, this is not your daughter's paranormal.
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Editorial Reviews

http://bibrary.blogspot.com/2012/06/review-kill-me-by-alex-owens.html - Sally at Bending the Bookshelf
"It's not your traditional, action-packed vampire tale, but it is one that's full of conflict - emotional, psychological, and (at times) extremely physical. Fast, fun, and . . . dare I say it, empowering . . . this is a wonderful story and one that will leave you anxious for more."
http://masqueradecrew.blogspot.com/2012/05/premise-of-this-book-is-unique.html - Mark at Masquerade Crew
"I made time for this book. I wanted to know what was going to happen next. The bits about the enchanted violin and guitar sessions intrigued me as I am an amateur musician (though I was more active back in my school days)."
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014928618
  • Publisher: Quirky Gurl Media
  • Publication date: 4/15/2012
  • Series: Blood Chord Series , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 226
  • Sales rank: 1,084,193
  • File size: 701 KB

Meet the Author

Alex Owens is a woman with little free time, which means she stays up all hours of the night putting pen to paper. By day she's June Cleaver in jeans, and by night she writes. Somewhere in the middle of all that she finds time to tend 'dem babies, fry up the bacon and curl up with a good book (or ten), much to the chagrin of her family. She's currently at work on her Blood Chord Series, with book two slated for release in the summer of 2012.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 17, 2012

    Finally! A Vampire Mom series! I'm tired of reading about 20 yea

    Finally! A Vampire Mom series! I'm tired of reading about 20 year olds, so this is Fab. The novel itself is witty, well-written and has a unique premise. It has it's share of magic, mystery and a non-traditional love triangle-- this was extremely well done. I hope the second book comes out soon!

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