Teran is the unfortunate daughter of an
unloving prostitute. As Teran grows into a young beauty,
the interest of the men in town becomes dangerously apparent
when they chase her into the woods and almost rape Teran.
Fortunately, Sebastian, an ancient vampire living in the
deep woods, rescues Teran from the men and brings her into
his home to recover from the attack. And for the first
time, Teran feels security, trust, and love. Teran offers
her blood to Sebastian with the caveat that Sebastian must
not ever enthrall her or overtake her mind.
Sebastian makes the promise, and
discovers Teran is his soul mate. The passion from
Sebastianís bite quickly explodes, and Teran's initiation
into lovemaking is tender, hot, exciting, and pain free.
Sebastian admits to invading Teran's mind to remove the pain
of their first joining, which causes a rift between the new
Can it be real? Can it last? Can the
strong beauty stand against the will of an ancient vampire?
Can the vampire learn to allow Teran to retain her own free
will in their relationship? I enjoyed An Unholy
Embrace with domineering Sebastian learning to
give-and-take, and Teran pushing the limits, as well as the
soul bond formed between the two.