The night young Rachel Vandermere witnessed her parentsí brutal murder changed her life forever. No one believed her when she told them she saw a demonic winged creature flee the scene. Now an agent with Interpol, Rachel searches for the proof she needs to expose the creatures that killed her parents.
However, while in Chicago guarding a diplomat Rachel crosses paths with handsome professor Nathan Cross who is the flame to her moth. Their mutual passion is instantaneous, incendiary and inevitable for Rachel is the only woman who can tame the beast that lies within Nathan. She is also the only woman who could get him killed and expose a centuries old secret.
Nathan has vowed to live his life as a man not as the beast forced upon him centuries ago. Banished from his home and people, he has dedicated his life to finding the spell that will reverse the curse placed upon his people, Les Gargouillen, humanityís protectors from evil. They have spent a thousand years living in darkness but his race is slowly dying out. When Rachel starts asking some dangerous questions, Nathan has no choice but to guide her investigation away from his people. However, Nathan will have to use all of his skills as a protector if he is to save Rachel, and his brethren, from a dangerous unseen enemy.
Carved in Stone will roll its way into your heart. It is an exciting, sexy, action packed paranormal romance that will grab your attention from the very first page and never let you go. Vickie Taylorís new single title release, the first book in a promising new series was too fabulous for words.