Genre: Paranormal Romance
Fiercely loyal to the Black Dagger Brotherhood, Phury has sacrificed himself for the good of the race, becoming the male responsible for keeping the Brotherhood's bloodlines alive. As Primale of the Chosen, he is obligated to father the sons and daughters who will ensure that the traditions of the race survive, and that there are warriors to fight those who want all vampires extinguished.
As his first mate, the Chosen Cormia wants to win not only his body, but his heart for herself. She is drawn to the noble responsibility behind the emotionally scarred male. But Phury has never allowed himself to know pleasure or joy. As the war with the Lessening Society grows grim, tragedy looms over the Brotherhood's mansion, and Phury must decide between duty and love....
Phury has been a mess ever since saving his brother Zsadist and sacrificing his leg in the process, using drugs to quash the memories and the voice in his head he calls “The Wizard”. Now with also bring the Primale adding to his stress, he is heading down a rocky road. Phury seeks John’s help in familiarising Cormia, the Chosen, with being on this side. Cormia enjoys the freedom with being at the Brotherhood mansion; being able to run on the grass, watch a movie, not having to worry about propriety. Phury is reluctant to get involved with Cormia, afraid of his feelings but there comes a time when he cannot avoid them anymore, though after his instinct take over and he has her, the guilt consumed him and he hits rock bottom. Eventually he gets himself back on track with Cormia’s help and after his overdose, they finally get their happy ending.
“He caught her as she leaped up to him and held her warm body to his.
“I love you,” she choked out.” I love you, I love you...I love you.”
In that moment, with the world that was his in transformation, and his shellan safely in his arms, he felt something he never would have imagined.
He finally felt like the hero he had always wanted to be.”