Read Along #3
The Arrival of Armando DeLeon
(In Darkness We Must Abide #3)
by Rhiannon Frater
Published April 12th 2013
A mysterious new vampire appears in the life of the Socolis. Is he friend or foe?
In Darkness We Must Abide is the epic saga of one young woman caught in the dangerous world of the creatures of the night.
Already living in the shadows due to her albinism, Vanora is just a little girl when her older brother inadvertently unleashes a terrible evil from the family +crypt that changes their lives forever.
As she grows up in a world where beautiful deadly beings hunt by night, one captures her eye and her heart. Yet, can she trust the mysterious Armando? For there is a powerful entity plotting to claim her when she reaches adulthood in order to fulfill an ancient prophecy, and her enemy has enveloped her in a web of deceit, casting doubt on all she believes to be true. Soon, she will have to fight not only to save those she loves, but also for her very soul.
Rhiannon Frater delivers a chilling adventure once again with this multi-part epic serial with a dynamic cast, old school vampires, bloody action, a smoldering forbidden love, and a terrifying villain set against the backdrop of a modern day vampire war.
Each episode will be between 10,000 and 20,000 words with new installments being published every 2 to 3 weeks.
Episode 1: Death Comes Home
Roman Socoli inadvertently releases a terrible evil when he has his Romanian ancestors entombed on his estate in Houston, Texas.
Episode 2: Death in the Shadows
Death has claimed a Socoli, but the family curse will not allow him to stay dead. Vanora and Alisha must battle the creature that stole their brother's life while fearing the possible resurrection of Roman.
Armando Armando Armando!! You gorgeous man you! And on top of how beautiful you are we find out this episode that you are also the protector of Vanora...That just makes you MORE dreamy!! When I picture Armando he's tall, dark, mysterious, and handsomely beautiful!
In this episode, we watch as Armando starts to work his way into the Socoli family. He begins by spending time with Roman and as Roman becomes more relaxed with him he starts to let him spend time with his sisters also. But Roman never lets him alone with them in the beginning. Eventually, he starts to feel comfortable and you see him loosen up. Soon Armando is welcomed as a friend in their home. You know that Armando has a hidden agenda but we have to wait to see exactly what that is.