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Publisher's Summary

What choice do you make when those you've vowed to protect refuse to be protected?

Dead women are showing up in the desert east of San Diego, and no one understands why. When the story comes to the attention of reporter Natalie Ellis, she can't help but make comparisons to the tragic deaths she'd investigated years ago. Are these women the victims of a serial killer, or something even more insidious?

Bodies may be piling up in his sire's territory, but water vampire and feared enforcer, Baojia, is stuck entertaining the rich and clueless at a club in San Diego. He's taken his exile with all the grace he could muster, but his patience is starting to thin.

Sparks fly when mortal and immortal are thrown together, and Natalie comes face to face with a reality that was lurking in the corners of her life. Pursuing the truth could cost Baojia everything, including the mortal woman who has earned his grudging respect.

Blood and Sand is the second novel in the expanded Elemental World series by Elizabeth Hunter, author of the best-selling Elemental Mysteries.

©2013 Elizabeth Hunter (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

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Horrible Narration

I download audiobooks regularly to listen to while I work. I have read and listened to a few of Elizabeth Hunter's other books and have thoroughly enjoyed them! The narration of Blood and Sand was the worst narration yet! While the storyline was predictable, yet acceptable, I simply could not listen to the book in its entirety. If there were a way to return it, I most definitely would!

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Loved it

One of the best books! I laughed I got tears eyed I was even scared for natalie! Great job Elizabeth! You are officially one of my favorite authors! Keep the books coming! I don’t want this series to end!

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Our favorite bodyguard Boajia finds his mate

Baojia has been banished from LA for the last 3 years by Don Ernesto Alvarez after his granddaughter Bea was injured. Baojia was guarding Bea when she and her husband Gio traveled to China.But trouble has found Baojia, just over the border in Mexico, and nearby, in the form of sexy Ace Reporter Natalie Ellis.
Pearlman does an ok job of narration.

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Loved it!

I don't want to finish the story, but it's so good I can't put it down. I recommend her books to my friends and anyone who wants to read a good book☺☺

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Awesome!

This was great. Loved this story!! I enjoy how they all come together when needed.

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accents are horrid

narrator can't do Scottish or Irish accents properly. great book and series. hate halfbooks... not worth the money!

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Great performance!

I love the performance of this audible. Excellent dramatization that brings the characters to life. Hunter writes an engaging supernatural series.

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Amazing narration & book!! I LOVED reading it & listening to it!!

I love all of this series & I loved the narration!!! Such an amazing read & so entertaining to listen to!! I look forward to more from this awesome author as well as this fantastic narrator!!!!

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Good book

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I enjoyed this book, but out of all of the elemental and elemental world books, this was my least favorite....but still ranks a 4 out of 5 star rating. The story line was a little predictable, but yet different. It's good, just not the best. Ms. Hunter is a fantastic writer who sucks you into the world of good and bad vampires. Great character development and flow to the story. I was a title surprised that the main character left his sire though, that did surprise me.

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Amazing

Another amazing Elizabeth Hunter book!! This was especially good! I love Baojia and Natalie and their story has all out favorites from other stories and more! Great to listen or read