However, it is an easy, enjoyable read, and those who like Highland historicals with a touch of paranormal should enjoy it. Like Brona, Lucy seems remarkably phlegmatic about finding herself in company with a vampire, and she's a strong, independent woman who seems fairly adept at helping him.
Tearlach, being a full vampire, is unable to be out in the daytime; consequently their escape from Carbonnel, aided by Lucy's maid Betty, is a little more difficult. Lucy's acceptance of his vampiric nature involves her actively looking for men for him to drain - quite an unusual trait in a lady. At any rate, the plot of this story is basic, with Lucy and Tearlach trying to evade Carbonnel's men, find safety in a Bothy, fight those who come to recapture them and set Lucy on a journey to Court to make Carbonnel's evil deeds known.
The romance between Lucy and Tearlach is one of propinquity again - Lucy and Tearlach spend time together, thus fall in love.
Tearlach's reluctance to make anything long-term of their relationship is the only rough patch in the otherwise smooth romance, but all is sorted out as one would expect in a novel of this type. As with "Blood Feud," this is a short novel and consequently doesn't go into enough depth in terms of character or plot to make it a truly satisfying read, but it's enjoyable enough. Powerful, unflinching and an inspirational call to action, The Fear Bubble is essential listening for anyone who wants to push themselves further The Greek myths are amongst the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney.
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