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Thursday, October 21, 2010

Werewolves! Anne Kane

Werewolves! Their origin is buried in myth and legend. In this age of instant communications, ipads and remote exploration of Mars we are still fascinated by the thought that they might truly exist and walk unseen amongst us. I have always been an avid fan of the “what-ifs” and werewolves are one of my favorites.

Growing up in Northern Ontario, the eerily haunting cries of the wolf packs could be heard on many a cold winter’s night, and the sound never failed to send sent a pang of longing through me. I could imagine the noble creatures running through the large tracts of untamed forests, wild and free with the crisp snow crunching beneath the pads of their feet.

My fascination started innocently enough as a young child, devouring Jack London’s tales of the gold rush and the dogs and wolves that pulled the sleds. It wasn’t much of a leapt from admiring his animal characters to wishing people could feel the same primal joy as a member of a pack of these noble animals.

When I first started writing fiction, I avoided writing about werewolves. They’d already been so very well done by Patricia Briggs, Kelley Armstrong, Kate Douglas and numerous other authors that I wasn’t sure I come up with a fresh approach. Seducing Destiny was my first attempt, and I enjoyed creating the characters immensely. The setting is my current home ground in the British Columbian Rocky mountains, where wolves are rare sight these days. I hope I did justice to these fascinating mythical creatures!

Sex and Chocolate: Seducing Destiny by Anne Kane

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http://changelingpress.com/product.php?&upt=book&ubid=1228

Jack, the alpha of the Northern Rockies pack, knows Destiny needs some time to come to grips with her werewolf heritage before he springs the whole mated for life thing on her.

Destiny has no intention of buying into the whole pack mentality, howl at the full moon thing. Sure, she practically drools at the sight of red meat, but that's no reason to give up her comfortable life. Besides, she already has a boyfriend, a slick up-and-coming lawyer.

But when a band of rogue werewolves move into the area, Jack can't afford to have his attention divided. He needs to convince Destiny that she belongs both in his pack and in his bed so he can concentrate on the new threat.

14 comments:

Barbara Elsborg said...

Oh you live in a great place!! The wild things around me are - wait for it - sheep. Lots and lots of them. Lovely food for wolves but not found in the UK!!

Jennifer Mathis said...

the book sounds great I love the mate for life part of werewolves

desi said...

I am hooked. Sex and chocolate was all I needed to hear.

Brandlwyne aka Brandy B said...

Hi I love wolves as well, were or not. I have yet to read a bad werewolf book and this sounds great!!!

-Brandy
brandyzbooks@yahoo.com

Jason said...

god this sounds so awesome!

~smooches~
Jase
vslavetopassionv(at)aol(dot)com

Belinda McBride said...

I believe that Anne is still on her vacation in China, so she can only hit the internet sporadically. But rest assured, she will get your comments as soon as she gets back online!

hotcha1 said...

OH I LOVE SHIFTERS OF ALL KINDS EXCEPT A SNAKE!!

april3025 said...

i love the cover for blacque and bleu and the story sound awesome thanks

Belinda McBride said...

Thank you April! I love the cover too, it looks like they're dancing. :)

Jean P said...

Oh that must have been amazing, listening the wolves howl. The book sounds great.

april3025 said...

it definitely look like they're dancing

Rebekah E. said...

Just love wolves. Sounds like a great book.

Jennifer L. said...

I love love LOOOVE the books of the sex and chocholate series (who wouldn't), but I must say Seducing Destiny with its wolves is my favorite!!

LORETTA CANTON said...

I'm puttong this on my TBB list.


loretta

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