Author: Aubrey Rose

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Aubrey Rose lives in sunny San Diego, where she likes to lay around in a hammock reading her favorite romances. When she’s not writing steamy stories, she can be found dancing naked in front of the mirror to Abba while her cat watches disdainfully.

Average Rating: 2

Review: Heartbitten by Aubrey Rose

Posted 8 May, 2014 by Gabbie in Review / 0 Comments
Review: Heartbitten by Aubrey Rose

Heartbitten sounded like a promising novel based on the synopsis, so I couldn’t wait to read it! Heartbitten tells the story of vampire Robb and human Liz. Robb was turned almost 400 years ago, and has been searching for a cure to vampirism in a college lab. Liz is one of the new graduates working in that lab, trying to find the cure to blood cancer, which took her sister’s life many years ago. The tension between the two is thick, but Robb can’t risk her finding out about what he is. Unfortunately, Heartbitten did not live up to my expectations. The plot, in my opinion, was strange. When we started getting to what I thought was the climax of the story, with an enermy and the promise of possible danger, the novel ended without actually climaxing. It was then that I realized that that was not the actual climax. In reality, the whole plot was built around the romance. That would be fine, but it didn’t feel as if there was a plot within the romance. I mean sure, you have her find out and freak out, but that’s not really climax material. It really disappointed me that there wasn’t a viable plot in this novel.  “‘Last time was…I misunderstood. I thought you knew. I’m so sorry.’ ‘It’s okay.’ ‘It’s not!’ Robb cried out, his voice strained. Then, more […]