Nancy Gideons vampire world lures readers into the dark recesses of the undeads minds and allows us a special view of those who are different from us, yet struggle to be human in many, many ways. In all her Midnight novels, love is the key to freedom from the darkness.

Geneticist Stacy Kimball has been working on a formula to help vampires become mortal. When a young woman is murdered, she believes she has the clues to finding the killerand capturing a vampire.

The road leads to Louis Redman, a man she eventually comes to love. But danger is all around them. Love is dangerous for Louis and more so for Stacy, but they cannot keep the tidal wave of attraction at bay.

Vampire romance fans who have not discovered Nancy Gideons marvelous novels are in for a rare treat. This exciting thriller will keep you up all night as Ms. Gideon weaves her spell. SENSUAL (Oct., 400 pp., $9.95)

Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin