Fangs for the Memories by Molly Harper
Date Read: October 2015
Genre: PNR, Romance
“Molly Harper writes characters you can’t help but fall in love with” (RT Book Reviews), but how did Andrea and Dick Cheney fall in love? Join Half-Moon Hollow’s favorite couple for a trip down memory lane—to a time when Mr. Wainwright was newly dead, Jane Jameson was a newbie vampire, and a budding paranormal romance was not yet uncorked…
Half-Moon Hollow’s supernatural social event of the season—Zeb’s Titanic-themed werewolf wedding—is coming up, and Dick Cheney (not that Dick Cheney!) needs a date. But Andrea’s had enough of clever, handsome, and rakish to last a lifetime, and Dick Cheney is certainly not the sort of man you bring home to mom (not that Andrea’s deadist parents are speaking to her ever since she dropped out of college and became a blood surrogate.) Shameless, relentless, roguish, with a Stetson-worthy swagger, a naughty sparkle in his eyes, and a constant smirk—oh, and fangs—no, Dick is the last person (er…vampire) Andrea wants to date.
But the infuriatingly irresistible man who lives quietly on the edge of a criminal underworld knows exactly what he wants, and once he surprises Andrea with a thrilling hot and dirty kiss behind the paranormal bookshop, she knows what she wants too: Dick. All it takes to ignite their unconventional courtship is a near-undeath experience that confronts Dick with a choice between turning Andrea, losing her forever, or tapping into his countless shady resources in this hilarious and heartwarming enovella that revisits the early days of Molly Harper’s Nice Girls series—one that “makes me laugh and laugh” (USA TODAY).
Publisher: Pocket Star
Series: Half-Moon Hollow #4.5
Also by this author: Nice Girls Don't Bite Their Neighbors, A Witch's Handbook of Kisses and Curses , I'm Dreaming of an Undead Christmas, How to Run with a Naked Werewolf, Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs br> br>
Also in this series: The Single Undead Moms Club, Where the Wild Things Bite, Accidental Sire
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Read for Review (Netgalley)
Overall Rating : 4. 00
Story Rating : 3.75
Character Rating : 4.25
First Thought when Finished: Fangs for the Memories was a cute look back at Dick and Andrea’s beginnings. I will be honest that I wanted more to both the story and their romance but it is Dick and Andrea. I already loved them so any amount of time I get to spend with them I enjoy. Could have used more Dick t-shirts and humor but still a fun way to spend an afternoon 🙂
Caveat to my rating: This would have been lower had I not known the characters. This is by no means a stand alone novella.
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