Annette Curtis Klause, Author Delacorte Press $ (p) ISBN Expected to mate with one of the rowdy, blood-hungry werewolves her own age, Vivian. Vivian Gandillon relishes the change, the sweet, fierce ache that carries her from girl to wolf. At sixteen, she is beautiful and strong, and all the. Blood and Chocolate’s protagonist Vivian Gandillon loves the change—the sweetly painful way her body moves from human to wolf. At

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The characters above are werewolves. She also read her first vampire book at age fourteen: She has to be the strongest and the smartest to ensure our survival. The reaction especially of the human characters seemed often pretty forced resp This book read like some teen soap opera, and definitely not of the good kind.

Vivian is in love. Aiden runs away in terror.

Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause. And the werewolves were based on and filled with stereotypes, wrong ones very often: She feels the connection.

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When she was seven, Klause and her family moved north to Newcastle-upon-Tyne. View a FREE sample. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. They committed the murders and planted the blood on Vivian, knowing she was experiencing a great deal of stress from keeping her wolf nature controlled around Aiden.

How can anybody mistake the desire to protect and dominate with love? She reveals her beast form to Aiden; he crouches in a corner in fear and starts to throw things at her to klahse her away.


But to show her level of stupidity, apart from the scene where she wrecks the room while drunk of a “rival” human girl, we just have to look at her attempt to reveal her secret to Aiden: Here are some examples: Loup-garou is the French word for “werewolf”.

Vivian and her pack are trying to survive in a world where there are fewer and fewer places for those like her to live. This is different enough from the movie that I would recommend anyone that even moderately enjoyed the movie go pick this one up! So let’s take a new experience.

Klause spent a lot of time fussing about her long blond hair, long legs and overall prettiness. The end could have been from the worst kind of chick flick. Blood and Chocolate invites you to get into a young werewolf’s mind, how she struggles to choose between sweet blood and comforting chocolate. Blood and Chocolate is a well-loved YA werewolf novel, and I’ve been meaning to read it for the last decade.

A widely popular and often snnette book, Blood and Chocolate carries an interesting, not widely-seen theme: I found her stunningly beautiful, witty, intelligent, and sexy. This book is wrong on so many levels that I don’t know where to start, and I definitely don’t think it belongs in the teen section of the bookstore. Check out what Gabe does to sixteen-year-old Vivian. Vivian begs the chocolaate to spare Aiden. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?

I’m going to go ahead and up the rating to four stars.

BLOOD AND CHOCOLATE by Annette Curtis Klause | Kirkus Reviews

Horrified, Vivian runs back to her home, terrified of being both Alpha female and Gabriel’s mate. I’d kill myself before recommending this book over Twilight.


Vivian, the main character and narrator, is far too calculating and sexualized for a year-old girl, I don’t care if she IS a werewolf.

Vivian’s father and a few others were killed, and the pack had to relocate. As an adult, I found lkause irritating and not sympathetic at all.

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I guess that might be the reason why it stopped with the scene of Vivian being kissed by Aiden back into her human form and Gabriel confessing his love and all since there is no alternative concept. Blood and Chocolate from BookRags. This book may be geared towards a young adult audience, but it can definitely be enjoyed by those of us who are young at heart and can still remember their youth.

Blood and Chocolate klsuse possibly my favorite teen werewolf book—maybe even one of my favorite paranormal romances. The werewolves’ taste for risky pranks and koause author’s knack for double–and even triple–entendres add sly undercurrents to this fierce, suspenseful chiller. How I missed this one I’ll never know.

But that is not what he did, he hit her first. I didn’t think it could get worse. To not get what she wanted when she wanted it. Damn him, she thought, cudtis forming.

Prologue May, Ghost Moonand Chapters Not that it would’ve mattered all that much.