By Glen Duncan
First Glen Duncan gave us his monstrously exciting, genre-reinventing The final Werewolf: the story of Jake, a werewolf with a profoundly human middle, contemplating bringing to an finish the undying legend of his style . . . Then Talulla Rising: Jake’s werewolf lover, mom to baby twins, at the run from those that wish her destroyed . . . And now By Blood We Live: a stunningly erotic love tale that provides us the ultimate conflict for survival among werewolves and vampires, and one final searing—and brilliantly ironic—look at what it ability to be, or to not be, human.
the tale opens: Talulla has settled into an uneasy equilibrium. together with her twins accurately at her part, and the devotion of her lover, Walker, she has what seems to be a typical relatives life—except for his or her per 30 days transformation into werewolves hungry for human flesh. yet even this hard-won, tenuous peace is undermined for Talulla by means of nagging techniques of Remshi, the twenty-thousand-year-old vampire who haunts her goals. For his half, Remshi can’t get away the sensation that he understands Talulla from many (many, many) years earlier than. nonetheless, they've got their distractions: Talulla is being pursued by means of a fanatical, Vatican-based Christian cult, and Remshi is following a path of reckless feedings through a newly became vampire bent on revenge. yet, because the novel unfolds, Talulla and Remshi are inexorably attracted to every one other—and towards the instant whilst an old prophecy may possibly ultimately come to move.