Balthazar: An Evernight Novel on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. For hundreds of years, the vampire Balthazar has been alone—without. You may be looking for the novel Balthazar (novel)) Balthazar More is a vampire student at Evernight Academy. He is good friends with Bianca Olivier and is in. You may be looking for the character Balthazar More) Balthazar is the fifth novel in the Evernight series by Claudia Gray. It is a spin-off from the main series.
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Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Preview — Balthazar by Claudia Gray. For hundreds of years, the vampire Balthazar has been alone-without allies, without love.
When Balthazar agrees to help Skye Tierney, a human girl who once attended Evernight Academy, he has no idea how dangerous it will be. Skye’s newfound psychic powers have caught the attention of Redgrave, the cruel, seductive master vampire responsible for murdering Balthazar and his f For hundreds of years, the vampire Balthazar has been alone-without allies, without love.
Skye’s newfound psychic powers have caught the attention of Redgrave, the cruel, seductive master vampire responsible for murdering Balthazar and his family four centuries ago. Now Redgrave plans to use Skye’s powers for his own evil purposes. Balthazar will do whatever it takes to stop Redgrave and exact his long-awaited revenge against his killer.
As Skye and Balthazar stand together to fight him, they grow closer-first unwillingly, then undeniably.
Balthazar realizes his lonely world could finally be changed by her. Hardcoverpages. Published March 6th by HarperTeen first published January 1st To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
To ask other readers questions about Balthazarplease sign up. Is this book kind of a one of those books in the same world but another series? Is it okay to read it now or do you have to read the whole series?
Caitlin Adams Read the entire series or you will not understand it the way you would want to. See all 3 questions about Balthazar…. Lists with This Book. Jun 14, Wendy Darling rated it really liked it Shelves: Nothing wrong with a hot vampire. D Review to come. View all 47 comments. Fans of Evernight and Balthazar. He didn’t get the girl and he was so tortured by his past the above quote is what he truly believes.
So I was thrilled to hear that he was going to get his own story, and this does not disappoint. Balthazar has been a vampire for about four hundred years. He was turned against his will by evil vampire, Redgrave.
Redgrave forced Balth “One thing you can always be sure ofany vampire’s life story has an unhappy ending.
Redgrave evernigt Balthazar to make a difficult choice and he ended up turning his evernighg, Charity, as well. Something he has never forgiven himself for. But that’s in the evernighy, and Balthazar has left that behind, or so he thinks. Balthazar is sent to check on Skye, a fellow Evernight Academy student, by Lucas also a fellow student from Evernight. It seems Skye, has been having trouble with visions of death.
If she comes to a place where a person has died a violent death, she can see it. More than that, she feels everything the victim did. When Balthazar arrives, he finds Skye about to be attacked by one of Redgrave’s vampires, Lorenzo, and saves her.
But not before Lorenzo has had a taste of Skye’s blood. There is something special about Skye’s blood; now Lorenzo and by extension, Redgrave, knows it. Balthazar’s past and present are about to collide in a very dangerous way to Skye. I’ve lusted after Balthazar since the scene nvel him and Bianca in Stargazer the second book in the Evernight series where they do that mutual bite thingy, here’s a snippet: Within my mind flashed veiled images and sensations, the knowledge of sex that he possessed and I lacked, or had lacked until now.
My body responded to it, and then I felt him bite down harder onto my neck as he sensed my arousal in return. That made me want him more, and made him want me more, the feeling doubling in on itself over and over until I couldn’t bear it one second longer–” So yeah, that pretty much made my legs jelly back then and now, remembering it!
The fact that he still feels so guilty over his past actions makes him even more endearing but you desperately want him to get past that because he doesn’t deserve to feel that way anymore. He finds himself drawn to Skye but denies himself: Skye looked up at him, and her face revealed more of her vulnerability, and gratitude, than words could.
For a moment, he felt a surge of protectivenessand something else besidesNo humans, he thought. It was an old rule of his. I love hearing the thoughts of both main characters and since I don’t really remember Skye from the Evernightthis helped me to get to know her. I really liked Skye’s character. She was level headed and thought of others.
In fact her scary, death visions are the result of balthazsr helping Bianca escape Evernight at the end of the series. When Balthazar pushes her away stubborn man! She lets him come to his senses on his own. Although I did enjoy learning about Balthazar’s past, I could’ve done with less of the flashbacks. The amount included interrupted, and slowed the plot down, in my opinion. Maybe others will disagree but I felt some of it should’ve been trimmed.
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The ending wrapped up nicely, and this could easily be a stand-alone, but it is left open to another book if the author decides to continue on. I talked to Claudia Gray at a book signing and she said that the possibility of a sequel is dependent on how well this book does. So I guess we’ll see. I completely enjoyed this book and hope we get more. View all 21 comments. Jan 20, Saniya marked it as to-read. The name says it all! D buh I wanted him in the cover: View all 6 comments.
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here. And I liked what I saw—it was raw and it was horrible; sadder than I expected but I liked it none the less. We were first introduced to Skye Tierney in the final Evernight book, Afterlife, and I must say she made an impression on me even back then as a human girl who managed to handle her discovery of vampires with surprising grace and bravery.
I liked Skye in this book; she was easy to read about and followera worthy love interest for Balthazar. She was brave and had plenty of courage. She was rational, but very normal; reacting as I expected her to. I liked the little bit of fire Skye had at times too; tempting and baiting Balty no matter how hard he tried to resist—it was funny seeing a centuries old vampire so flustered by a mere mortal. I was both thrilled and a tad disappointed with the relationship between Skye and Balthazar.
Thrilled because I loved how Claudia Gray wrote it; Skye and Balthazar were both so comfortable with one another. Their relationship was without a doubt one of attraction yet it was built on the friendship that developed throughout the novel. It was sweet and endearing and passionate and fiery at the same time. From their heated stares and hilariously exchanged texts to their soft conversations and the laughs they shared, Balthazar and Skye had chemistry A few characters from the Evernight series make cameos and we finally get to see Balthazar get his long deserved happily ever after.
I feel like Balthazar finally found the happiness he deserved by the end of this book and am thrilled Claudia Gray allowed us to see it! Jul 02, Krissy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Balthazar is hands down my favorite character ballthazar the Evernight series and add to the fact he gets his own books?!! I’m novsl in the way that it can not be controlled until I get my hands on this book and get more of Balthazar.
It is just too good to be true, but it is. Oh yes, I just went all fan-girl. Antes que nada, para los que no leyeron la saga Evernight Medianoche de Claudia Gray y quieren leer Balthazar se van a encontrar con dos inconvenientes: Amo la saga Evernight y hace tiempo que tengo este libro en la repisa. Siempre tan bueno, caballeroso, tan protector Dec 23, Alyssa rated it really liked it Recommends it for: For experienced PNR readers, or readers who are experiencing their first foray into the genre.
In the Evernight series, Balthazar bathazar one of my favourite — and one of the evernlght — characters around.