House of the Rising Sun (Crescent City) by Kristen Painter

I bought House of the Rising Sun (Crescent City) by Kristen Painter when it first came out in May, I read and loved it but honestly wasn’t in a mood to review it, as I had lost my mother...

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Review: Last Blood (House of the Comarre #5) by Kristen Painter

Title: Last Blood (House of the Comarre #5) Author: Kristen Painter Genre: Paranormal Rating: 4.25/5 Paranormal World Building Rating: 4.5/5 Release Date: July 30, 2013 Publisher: Orbit and imprint of Hachett Book Group ISBN: 0316200182 (more…)

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Interview with Kristen Painter Part 2

Q. As a writer do you think it is the harder or easier to write urban fantasy/paranormal fiction? Yes. Hah! Actually, it's both hard and easy. Easy because there are really no boundaries. Hard because...

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The Birth of the Comarré by Kristen Painter

One of the questions I get asked most often is where the idea for the comarré came from, these hybrid humans bred to be blood slaves for the vampire nobility. Usually I say that I’ve carried the idea of...

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Book Trailer: House of Comarrè

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Marked For Service by Kristen Painter

The comarré are a specially bred human hybrid whose sole purpose is to provide blood and graceful companionship to the vampire nobility. Think of them as blood geishas, if you like. Male (comars) and female all look very similar...

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The Path of Least Saneness By Kristen Painter

I’ve been a writer since a very young age, but when I started writing with the goal of publication, the first full length book I produced was a fantasy romance featuring a half-elf merc and a fire-wielding mage. I...

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Review: Kristen Painter’s Out for Blood

Title: Out for Blood Author: Kristen Painter Genre: Urban Paranormal Fantasy Grade/Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Out for Blood is the fourth book in the House of Comarrè series written by Kristen Painter, a paranormal and urban fantasy author. It should be noted...

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Plumbing The Depths by Kristen Painter

I don’t know exactly where Mal came from (other than the twisty recesses of my mind), but I can tell you what his building blocks were - a host of dark emotions: disappointment, anger, impatience, bitterness. As I mentioned...

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Interview: Kristen Painter

I really enjoyed reading the House of Comarré series. I was very excited when Gothic Urban Fantasy author, Kristen Painter, agreed to an interview. I hope you enjoy getting to know her better. Q. As a writer do...

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