Eight book in the Black Dagger Brotherhood series from NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author J. R. Ward.
In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York, there s a deadly war raging between vampires and their slayers. And there exists a secret band of brothers like no other - vampire warriors, defenders of their race . . .
John Matthew has been through his vampire transition and taken to the life of the Brotherhood with a vengeance, but he still can t shake the nightmare of his past and is unsure of his future as a warrior hero. He s made a promise to honour the Brotherhood and their fight with the slayers at all costs, until the love of his life is kidnapped and he is forced to make a choice that could change his life and the Brotherhood s forever . . .