After seeing the movie I knew I had to read the book and from page one I found it to be NOTHING like the book! I was a little uneasy about going on to finish it but I had worked up such an...appetite, if you will, to read Blood and Chocolate that I made myself finish it. After a few chapters it really started getting good and I completely forgot about the movie and became totally capivated in the novel. I love the ending, it was completely unexpected. I was just very surprised at how much I ended up enjoying it. If you do read this book you must keep the story line in the movie totally separate. Though they are similar they both are very different....Continua
Klause creates a suspenseful tale of werewolves and a genuine heroine in Vivian. Vivian is a young loup garou who lives with her family and moves around to escape danger. The pack has lost its leader and when it chooses another, she is chosen as his mate. The problem is she is in love with a meat-boy. The emotional love story ends with a great showdown. Perfect book for young adult readers with an interest in the supernatural world of vampires, werewolves and witches....Continua
I am in love with this novel and the concept of Loup-Garoux. It took me a while to track it down because there's an adaptation of the novel based on the film, but I'm glad I found it. I've re-read it countless times.
A sixteen year old girl who is also a werewolf struggles with her longing to be human, and her destiny to be a wolf.
Yummy! I read this book in one big BITE! Right after I post this I'm off to look for more books by this author....Continua