Dark Slayer - Carpathians, Bk 20 Author:Christine Feehan A rumor has persisted in the vampire world of a dark slayer -- a woman -- who travels with a wolf pack and who destroys any vampire who crosses her path. Mysterious, elusive and seemingly impossible to kill, she is the one hunter who strikes terror into the hearts of the undead. — She is Ivory Malinov. Her only brethren, the wolves. Long ago betr... more »ayed by her people, abandoned by her family, and cast out by everyone she held dear, Ivory has lived centuries without companionship or love. She has sustained her sanity by preparing for one purpose -- to destroy her greatest enemy. Until the night she picks up the scent of a man, her unexpected salvation. Her lifemate. The curse of all Carpathian women.
He is Razvan. Branded a criminal, detested and feared, he is a dragonseeker borne of one of the greatest Carpathian lineages, only to be raised as its most despised -- and captive -- enemy. Fleeing from his lifetime of imprisonment, Razvan now seeks the dawn to end his terrible existence. Instead he has found his deliverance in the Dark Slayer.
In spirit, in flesh and blood, in love, and in war, Ivory and Razvan are made for each other.
I really enjoyed Ivory Malinov's character. She never looses her "strength". She doesn't become a "weak" character so that her male lead can be the hero. They become a true team in their lives together.
I've read all of the "Dark Series" by Christine Feehan to date except for the last one "Dark Predator" and it just keeps getting better and better. I have to say though that this one was one of my favorites!