is a victimís advocate. She does this job because her parents
always taught her that a life of service is the only way to
live. Things arenít going too well in her job, but the one
thing she has to look forward to everyday is her morning
ritual with Breakfast Paul. For a year now, Kate and Paul
have met at the coffee shop and started the day together.
Kate would like more, but instead she pours herself into her
is really Paul Dumond. One hundred years ago, Paul was cursed
by a powerful man named Sander Wald, for his attraction to
Waldís wife. Now, Paul shares his body with a demon. Paul
has control during the day, and the demon at night. Every
year, Sander must perform a ritual that binds Paul, Wald and
the demon together in an immortal life where Sander has
finds out the truth, she sets up to break the curse. Paul,
however, has plans of his own. He doesnít want the woman heís
grown to love to come to any harm. But Kate is a strong
willed woman who wonít be swayed from her path.
tale of love, hate, and demons, both physical and those we put
on ourselves, Bonds of Darkness is a fascinating
story. I loved the way Ms. Armond wove the pieces together,
tying Kateís life into Paulís in more ways than one, and
showing how people can put themselves into virtual prisons.
Paulís love for each other is very strong, and watching it
grow made my heart beat faster. Bonds of Darkness
is a different sort of paranormal with a very inventive plot
that is told with great skill. Readers will enjoy this tale of
light and dark, and its resulting conclusion.