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Blood of the Maple By Dana Marie Bell,

  • Title: Blood of the Maple
  • Author: Dana Marie Bell
  • ISBN: 9781426891441
  • Page: 232
  • Format: ebook
  • A seduction gone wrong leaves vampire Parker Hollis with a new vegetarian lifestyle and on the run from a vengeful witch Moving to small town Maggie s Grove, Parker meets a redheaded dryad with green, leafy blood that draws him in a way he hasn t experienced in decades His new neighbor smells divine, and it isn t long before craving gives in to need.In a unique communityA seduction gone wrong leaves vampire Parker Hollis with a new vegetarian lifestyle and on the run from a vengeful witch Moving to small town Maggie s Grove, Parker meets a redheaded dryad with green, leafy blood that draws him in a way he hasn t experienced in decades His new neighbor smells divine, and it isn t long before craving gives in to need.In a unique community of supernaturals, tree loving outcast Amara Schwedler has never quite fit in She s scarred by a traumatic incident and feared by the local townsfolk She s convinced Parker will look elsewhere for a mate once he discovers she s not one of the O positive set, and can t believe it when Parker finds her irresistible.When the witch who s been plaguing Parker s life discovers the newfound attraction between Parker and Amara, she takes out her anger on the town Can the supernaturals of Maggie s Grove accept Amara and band together in time to withstand the assaults of the enraged witch 78,000 words
    Blood of the Maple A seduction gone wrong leaves vampire Parker Hollis with a new vegetarian lifestyle and on the run from a vengeful witch Moving to small town Maggie s Grove Parker meets a redheaded dryad with green

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    1. Man is turned into vampire.Vampire lives with a witch for a roommate.Vampire has a booty call with another witch not the roommate.Witch is obsessed with being than just a booty call.Witch curses Vampire Vampire must now drink from the blood of plants instead of humans Roommate dies no this really isn t a spoiler, it happens early and is necessary for the rest of the book.Vampire still can talk to roommate who is now a ghost.Ghost aka former roommate tells vampire he must move to Maggie s Grove. [...]

    2. Beach books seem to be coming at me from all sides Blood of the Maple is one of them It s a perfect book to read while sunbathing I had many, many problems with it but I ll be kind enough not to list all of them.First of all, I didn t believe it s possible for a book to have too much paranormal, but apparently it is I don t think there s anything that hasn t been thrown into the mix Dryads, vampires, were this and were that, witches, Renfields, ghosts, human sensitives and god only knows what el [...]

    3. Rating 3.5Quick Take This book features a wonderfully amusing and addictive cast of characters, forming a solid basis for future installments Despite the second half featuring a few laggy scenes and somewhat uneven dialogue, the story as a whole is solid and worth a visit.Review First off, props go to whoever thought up the book s title It gives an idea of what the story might involve namely, blood and plant life , but also perplexes and intrigues after all, what in tarnation does blood have to [...]

    4. Okay WOW Just WOW Dana Marie Bell hits this one out of the park I loved Blood of the Maple Ms Bell puts a spin on the paranormal genre that is so original, comedic, and emotionally moving She is, without a doubt, one of my auto buy authors.This book is a zany, delightful, yet moving story with a cast of colorful characters The main story line narrates a relationship between Parker Hollis and Amara Schweller He is not your run of the mill male vampire He is a vegetarian vampire who was cursed int [...]

    5. Blood of the Maple is the start of a new erotic paranormal romance series by one of my go to authors, for when I want something fun and refreshing, a mini break from my usual serious reads This book fit perfectly and surprisingly was a bit longer compared to similar books in the genre Since it is available only as an ebook, I am not sure of the page count but I would estimate around 300 pages, a bit of a difference from the nearly standard novella length being published in this genre The only th [...]

    6. Alright so I had totally written a review, and it somehow got deleted, so in place of missing review you re going to get this half assed one because I really didn t care for this book I d give it 2.5 stars and I debated a while on whether it was worth rounding up I decided against that obviously I had really been looking forward to this book, I thought it was going to be A LOT better than it ended up being The story was extremely fast paced, set in this Steford type society, just with supernatur [...]

    7. This was a one day read, I could not put it down I thought Dana Marie Bell s Grey Court series was my favorite but this book changed that I loved Blood of the Maple The characters were so unique and fun, a vegetarian vampire, a creepy stalker witch turned plant, a dryad thats than a dryad, a witch turned ghost, I could go on and on I really loved the sense of humor behind the characters and the book, that under tone of sarcasm made me keep reading just to see what would pop out of their mouths [...]

    8. A Lively and Sexy RompVampire Parker Hollis took full advantage of the free love and hippie lifestyle of the sixtiesright up until he ignored a friend s warning and dallied with someone he would long regret ever meeting Sure, he learned a valuable life lesson hell hath no fury like a witch scorned, but he paid dearly for that lesson Determined to be Parker s blood wife, the batshit crazy witch captures the vampire, then casts a dark spell that will change Parkerd his existencer That s how Parker [...]

    9. Parker Hollis has made plenty of mistakes in his undead life the worst of which was getting caught with his fangs down Parker cheated on his one night stand, which is never a good idea when the woman happens to be a neurotic, jealous and utterly bonkers witch called Terri Terri cursed vampiric Parker to become vegetarian not only was Parker put off by all blood except Terri s but he could only eat green, leafy juices Literally, a vampire who can only eat green It has been a few years since Park [...]

    10. rantingdragon blood ofBlood of the Maple is a contemporary romantic fantasy by Dana Marie Bell Though it works perfectly well as a standalone, it marks the beginning of a new series called Maggie s Grove After sexy vamp Parker Hollis unintentionally attracts a psychotic witch admirer, he s cursed to drink only green, leafy blood for the rest of his unnatural life but unfortunately he just can t bring himself to kill the witch in order to break the curse When Parker s best friend dies to return l [...]

    11. A Whipped Cream BEST BOOK The title of this book was a puzzle to me, at least until I met the main characters in the book Then Blood of the Maple made perfect sense.The Sixties a time for peace, laughter and freedom A wide open feast for vampire Parker Hollis, until he runs afoul of Terri, a powerful and possessive witch who wants Parker all to herself When she catches him with another woman, she curses him to a life of drinking only plant blood, making him the only known vegetarian vampire Park [...]

    12. Favorite Lines It was like she d handed him Christmas, his birthday and an all you can eat porn star rolled into one From the way he swallowed, he might have started drooling p 50 Ok, the prologue almost made me regret my decision to read Blood of the Maple While it was needed for the reader to completely understand the both the hero and heroine s problems, it made me think the book was going to silly fluff I m pleased to say by the end of chapter one, I had discarded that thought and continued [...]

    13. 4.5 Stars Bell has a sick and twisted mind and I m loving every minute Parker is an weirdo amongst the weird and Amara is an outcast in a city full of supernaturals A vegetarian vampire, Parker moves to Maggie s Grove after his best friend dies of cancer Greg is still with him as a ghost but Parker wants a fresh start, what he finds is a town full of supernaturals and a the only woman who s blood was made for his unique diet Amara has been the outcast in Maggie s Grove for her whole life but whe [...]

    14. How to explain this bookWowThere really isn t a bunch of word that come to mind I really didn t want to put it down This book combines everything into one You have your Vampire who is curse but a witch to only drink Leafy Blood , you have your love sick witch turned into god knows what searching for her lost Vamp Then of course you have your sweet love interest Amara.Ahhhhhh.a bit naive, but one hell of a woman.LOLNot to mention the werewolves, the driads , and all the other creatures that live [...]

    15. For someone who supposedly doesn t read PNR, I seem to be reading a lot of it lately.The thing is, after finishing Feed, I needed a dose of what Vinaya calls fluff fluffy fluffest, something where you don t have to worry about what could happen to the characters because you already know everyone will get their HEA.Luckily, Alisha s review of this book popped in my feed and I thought why not So, a couple of hours later, here we are, almost ready to read tougher books again.I have to admit, though [...]

    16. I m not going to rate this, since I m obviously a bit biased about books from this publisher but I have always loved Dana Marie Bell s books, ever since I pulled her first from the slush pile, and that hasn t changed in all these books, even after I m no longer her editor and even books published with other publishers She s just a very talented writer and I love her voice I read this while I was traveling overseas and it was a fantastic travel book to read Love the world and I definitely hope to [...]

    17. I rented this ebook from my local library branch because it had an interesting premise A vampire is cursed by a fatal obsession type witch who seeks to bind him to her whether he likes it or not In doing so, she has made it where he can only drink the blood of plants, as she is called a weed in the book Parker has spent years fleeing Terri s wrath and obsession, but she always manages to catch up to him Then he finds his true soulmate in Maggie s Grove, a town of nothing but supernaturals Amara [...]

    18. Parker a vampire has been cursed by a witch to only drink green blood in other words he is the the vegetarian vampire, the witch is out to get him can he get rid of her for good.

    19. Blood of the Maple Maggie s Grove Book 1 came out a while ago and this is the second time I have read it it is that good and deserves to be read Ms Bell is a favourite author of mine hence the second reading She writes a variety of books I love her Halle Puma s and Shifters Her Gray Court series is developing into a completely enthralling series that goes from good to better with each installment and now we have Blood of the Maple In Blood of the Maple, she is starting another series and this on [...]

    20. Parker Hollis is a big slut A smooth, good looking Vampire, he thinks nothing of loving, feeding and then leaving, females across the world As with most slutty men in Romance novels, karma does, eventually, turn around and bite him on the ass In this case Karma comes in the form of a very powerful witch Terri is a dark witch who adores Parker When she catches him with his fangs down feeding from another woman, she takes great exception to the fact that she isn t his only food source She puts him [...]

    21. Originally reviewed on Romancing the Darkside romancingthedarkside 2011 Vampire gone greenwhat s next Parker Hollis is a player vampire if there ever was one He s the love em and leave em type until a sexual encounter with a powerful and possessive witch named Terri leaves him with an unlikely curse that requires him to feed only on the blood of plants instead of feeding on human blood and therefore preventing him from cheating on her Luckily, Parker s best friend happens to be a witch who helps [...]

    22. Blood of the Maple is the first book in the Maggie s Grove miniseries by Dana Marie Bell and a Fantasy Romance from Carina Press.Book Blurb A seduction gone wrong leaves vampire Parker Hollis with a new vegetarian lifestyle and on the run from a vengeful witch Moving to small town Maggie s Grove, Parker meets a redheaded dryad with green, leafy blood that draws him in a way he hasn t experienced in decades His new neighbor smells divine, and it isn t long before craving gives in to need.In a uni [...]

    23. This is a Quickie Review For the full review, please visit The Romanceaholic.Expected Release Date Available Now Publisher HarlequinImprint Carina PressAuthor s Website danamariebell My Source for This Book NetgalleyPart of a Series NoSteam Level ScorchingThis is my first experience with Dana Marie Bell, but I have to say that I m in love with her quirky characters and loose writing style.Parker is not your average vampire He made the mistake of shagging the wrong witch during the hippie era, de [...]

    24. I had such a hard time rating this book There were so many things I really liked about this book, but at the same time there were plenty of things that I didn t like Blood of the Maple is about a playboy vampire, Parker, who moves to Maggie s Grove with his best friend and ghost, Greg Maggie s Grove is one of the only, if not the only, towns in the US that is completely supernatural Shortly after arriving, Parker meets Amara, a powerful dryad who lives next door They fall in love, but their rela [...]

    25. The story follows Amara a Dryad who is hated by the supernatural town she lives in and Parker a vampire with a difference due to being a major slut he was cursed by a witch The curse went terribly wrong as he managed to interrupt the spell and instead of always needing the witch to be his only source of food he now can only live off of a green vegetarian diet Parker moves to a new town after his best friend Greg Who s also a witch dies and tells him he must start a new The story follows Parker a [...]

    26. booksavvybabeThis story brings a whole new spin to the term vegetarian vampire In this book, the main character, a vampire named Parker is cursed to only eat green vegetation or drink the blood of the witch who cursed him It takes Parker quite a few years to come to terms with this new diet and figure it out Luckily, his best friend, Greg helps him figure out the right combination of vegetation and blood to keep Parker fed and healthy After Greg dies, Parker moves to Maggie s grove, a unique com [...]

    27. Vegetarian vampire Stop right there Say what now Welcome to the alternate universe of Dana Marie Bell s Blood of the Maple and the set up for some fantastic lines aiming straight for the jugular of our hero, Parker She turned you into Bunnicula, was a particular favorite of mine.The she is an ex of Parker s who curses him after he leaves her Decades later he is still dealing with the aftermath of being unable to drink blood And then he meets of heroine, the lovely, fey Amara, a dryad outcast in [...]

    28. Well, here s hoping this is the start of a new series by Dana Marie Bell Funny, funny, funny And, for those of us who loved Bunnicula we have a vampire who can only subsist on the blood of plant life Well, the blood of plant life and a few drops of regular blood mixed in with it This was a total riot of a read, with plenty of paranormals all living in one small town in Maryland My biggest question is how do I get there o I m sure that if I was willing to spend the time I could find it, right I d [...]

    29. While I m not usually one to complain about steamy, well executed scenes, the sex was gratuitous in this book Could have used a little less exposition.It s unfortunate that this book suffers from the syndrome that Twilight and many other books do meeting someone, falling in love with them within days, and eternally mating marrying them within a few days Pretty ridiculous I d love to read some stories that allowed time to pass for relationships to realistically occur The bravado and childish tem [...]

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