Talen (Dark Protectors #7.9) by Rebecca Zanetti (Tour) ~ Excerpt

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Excerpt Talen:

“I was fairly certain I tamed you way back when,” he said thoughtfully.

Red infused her face. “I’m about to kick your ass, Kayrs.” Maybe not. Interesting. At the thought, his entire body tightened, and his cock started to throb. “Cara.” Her shiver enticed him. “What?”

“I strongly advise you not to push me.” It was only fair to warn her, and he went on instinct. After nearly dying when the war had ended, he’d been restless since. For so many years, he’d treated his mate with more gentleness than he would’ve thought possible as she’d endured the virus.

Now that she was healthy, a primal part of him, one much closer to the surface than he liked, wanted to claim her again with all the dominance that was inherent to his species. “Okay?”

She breathed out. “Oh, mate. You’re the one who needs to stop pushing.”


by Rebecca Zanetti
Genre: Paranormal Romance

Publication: June 6th 2017

She’ll love him forever . . . but he can’t make her obey . . .

The war is over. Danger has passed. Cara Kayrs is healed after decades of illness and ready for a break.

Too bad her brooding, alpha vampire husband can’t seem to change gears. In their twenty-five years together Talen Kayrs has learned to sense every shiver of her body, to ignite her desire with a word or a look. She would think he could learn she’s not some fragile damsel in distress.

But Talen is on edge, watching their backs, treating her like she’s made of glass. Like there’s something following them, a deadly threat that somehow none of their intelligence has uncovered. It’s enough to drive a woman crazy, and Talen has plenty of those tendencies already.

But what’s even more maddening is that he seems to be right . .

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New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author Rebecca Zanetti has worked as an art curator, Senate aide, lawyer, college professor, and a hearing examiner – only to culminate it all in stories about Alpha males and the women who claim them. She writes contemporary romances, dark paranormal romances, and romantic suspense novels.

Growing up amid the glorious backdrops and winter wonderlands of the Pacific Northwest has given Rebecca fantastic scenery and adventures to weave into her stories. She resides in the wild north with her husband, children, and extended family who inspire her every day—or at the very least give her plenty of characters to write about.

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I'm an outdoor sun loving reader living near San Fransisco. I’m a mother, wife, animal & book lover. I'm the owner, reviewer & mind behind Angel’s Guilty Pleasures. My favorite animals are horses & dogs. As for reading I love all things paranormal & urban fantasy & my favorite shifters are dragons.

10 comments on “Talen (Dark Protectors #7.9) by Rebecca Zanetti (Tour) ~ Excerpt

  1. I really enjoyed reading the excerpt. This book sounds like such an exciting and intriguing read! Also, I really like the book cover! Super hot! Looking forward to checking out this book!

  2. I like her Rom-suspense like Anna, but haven’t read this series. I’ll add it to my TBR.

  3. Sexy book cover and the book sounds interesting. thanks.

  4. never read this author

  5. I have such fun with her rom-suspense. I need to check out this series at some point 🙂
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  6. One day I’ll really have to try this author
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  7. I love this series and really enjoyed this story.

  8. I have one of her books sitting on my Kindle. I really need to read her books, they sound great from all the reviews I’ve been reading. #getsocial17
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  9. I would love to win this book!!! I haven’t read this series,but would love to!! Thanks for the chance!!

  10. I really enjoyed this series, but I’ve only tackled the full-length novels. I haven’t tried any of the novellas. I need to go back and tackle the novellas too.
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