Daemon exists in a world of isolation and pain. Trust does not come easily to this battle hardened Norman knight. His dark past has taught him to disdain acts of kindness for any act of kindness directed at him has been followed by brutality and humiliation. Daemonís only hope for a better life lay in the arms of an unearthly beauty.
Wrenched from the embrace of heaven into the mortal world by an evil sorceress, Arina is bewildered as to her true identity. She finds solace in Daemonís tender arms and smoldering gaze. When she sees the pain in the depths of his eyes, she yearns to ease it. But Arina knows she must battle the demons of his past -and present- to free his heart and soul. She loses herself in the passion between them, totally unaware of the consequences until it is too late.
The villagers called him the Satanís own son but he is simply a man. With torture and torment, men sought to rid him of an evil they feared. Through it all Daemon endured; refusing to believe everything they said, everything they tried to make him believe. Dreams of an angelic beauty haunted him until the day she appeared before him, in the all too mortal flesh. On that day he vowed nothing, in heaven or hell would keep them apart.
Daemonís Angel is one of Sherrilyn Kenyonís first books. It manages to combine fiery sensuality with sweet romance for a satisfying read. This is one of those books that will have you sighing with pleasure at the end.