"Delilah Devlin really delivers what readers crave in an erotic vampire romance with Book #2, SEDUCED BY DARKNESS of her blistering hot Dark Realms series for Avon Red (March 2008). In present day New Orleans, 800-year-old Revenant Nicolas Mountfaucon is on the hunt for an immortal monster that has escaped his chained coffin from a mausoleum due to the high flood waters of Bayou St. John. The unspeakably evil demon is a haunting reminder of his past and could destroy the world. Chessa Tomas is a Born Vampire, who refuses to take her rightful place in the vampire world beside her centuries old, beautiful grandmother, Inanna, who is the Mistress of the vampires and revenants. Instead Chessa chooses to live among humans as a police detective to protect them from the evils of the world. Chessa has always yearned for her former police partner, Rene Broussard, who has left town with his new vampire lover, Natalie Lambert. Nic hopes that now he might have a chance with Chessa for a deeper relationship that doesn't just involve hot sex. However, first Nic has to convince Chessa of the secret side of her nature that needs to be dominated. As they team up to catch and destroy the demon, will Nic and Chessa find they're perfect mates for each other? SEDUCED BY DARKNESS is an absolutely riveting, scorching hot contemporary vampire tale that also flashes back in time to 14th century France. With its riveting, complex plot and fascinating cast of characters readers will be kept guessing about the book's conclusion until the very end. Delilah Devlin is a truly remarkable stand-out talent in erotic paranormal romance and SEDUCED BY DARKNESS proves this!"