Andy Derell is
in Las Vegas for his cousin's marriage—to a viper of all
things. Now that his official appearance has been made,
Andy is looking for an opportunity to make his escape.
However, before that happens, he is visited and given an
invitation he can't refuse. He has to audition the females
vying to be his mate, in the most venomous nest in the
country. Andy cannot think of anything worse than having a
venomous snake for a mate.
is the only non-venomous snake in her nest, which restricts
how and when she is able shift and other activities. When
she learned that her step-mother invited a strange snake in
for a possible mating, Fajer wanted no part of the cattle
call. But that was before she met Andy and she is willing
to fight for him in her own fashion.
believe his luck that the snake he is most attracted to is
non-venomous. He also can't believe jut how sheltered Fajer
has been for the majority of her life. Even if they don't
end up mating, Andy wants to give Fajer a taste of freedom.
Of course, both are positive that their mating will work out
as hoped. Now he just has to bring Fajer home to his nest
and show her all that she has been missing, not only general
activities but a sense of belonging and knowing she is
When you are the
odd snake out, can you ever find a nest to belong to? In
A Gift of Daybreak, Andy discovers
what his cousins have both found—the mate of his dreams.
Fajer is not planning on doing anything to encourage the
male invited to her nest for auditions but then she meets
Andy. Andy is in the position of having the accept the
invitation of his nightmares, only to discover the nest's
diamond. I loved how Andy and Fajer immediately sensed they
were each other's mate but then took the time to make sure
prior to actually mating. Watching Fajer come out of her
shell with Andy's loving assistance brought another
dimension to the story. A Gift of Daybreak is
an old-fashioned style of love story with an erotic and
paranormal twist. Now that the three cousins are mated, I
wonder who is next.