Darkyn’s Mate

Caught between Fate and the Dark One …

Stuck in Hell, human-Deidre struggles to hold onto her hope that she can change the course of events that landed her as the mate of Darkyn, the Dark One. The chances of her leaving Hell plummet when the Dark One takes a drastic step to ensure he never loses his latest possession and blood binds her in an ancient rite from the time-before-time. In doing so, he is forced to share his power with her. Rather than despair, she begins to see that she has unexpectedly found her place in the world: protecting innocent souls from the bloodlust of the demon she’s forever bound to.

Rather than accept her place at his side docilely, she begins to use her newfound influence to help those she cares about, including Gabriel, the former lover she’s not yet ready to let go of, even knowing she’ll never leave Hell.

Buy a copy of this book!

Real-time Reviews

Keeps getting better and better
By Lucretia Robles (5.0 out of 5 stars) on July 17, 2013
I love this series!!!! I love that the Dark One is finding love!!!!! I'm so excited for him. Now for him to save her I can't wait to see what he does and to what lengths he'll go. On the the next book to find out!!!!

Love Lizzy Ford
By H.A.LYNN (5.0 out of 5 stars) on September 10, 2013
I've reviewed this in the past, as a kindle purchase. This is one of my favorite series of all time. I bought this to add to my bookshelf collection--to look pretty until I pick it up to read again. 🙂

Darkyn's Mate (Rhyn Eternal Book 3)
By B. M. Warner (5.0 out of 5 stars) on September 27, 2017
No spoiler alerts!! I am enjoying this series I cannot put the books down, I have to admit, I am so glad that I pushed myself to finish reading the very first book Katie's Hope, or I would of missed out on a great series!!!I definitely would recommend this series!!!

Darkyn's Mate
By Sunshine (4.0 out of 5 stars) on July 21, 2017
Basically the same story as book 2, but from Darkyn's mate, Deirdres, point of view. Skipped over the parts I had already read so feel a bit cheated.I can't believe I actually "liked" Darkyn by the end of the story.....that is how great the story line is. The story is so good and is coming together so excitingly that I am going to have to get the next in this series.....BUT.....I am still annoyed at the word for word story telling towards the end part of this book.

Basically from Human Deidre's POV
By Amazon Customer (2.0 out of 5 stars) on February 20, 2017
There were only a few additions to make this book different than Book 2 and to make it from human Deidre's POV. It definitely wasn't enough new information for a book in and of itself. You could honestly go from Book 2 to 4 and not miss anything important. Luckily, I got the 1st book free and the next 4 in a box set for a good price.Well-written, but in need of better editing for the typos.I do however, love the story so far and the first 2 books were so addictive that I'll continue reading this series.

Enthralling series!! 😀
By Kindle Customer (5.0 out of 5 stars) on October 4, 2016
Once again Lizzy Ford delivers. I will expect this from her from her now on. (big smile) The story arch is not quite done and I kinda thought it would be but makes kinda sense that it would take four. It was great to learn how both were affected from the time they became separated.The author has flushed out both Deidre's well in how they ar dealing with their emotions yet not caving from them and growing and learning from them. It is always a good for a female lead to have her moments but stand among diversity as well.Even though you sorta know where the story arch is going to go from the previous book you still find yourself on the edge at times in how she deals with Darkyn and how he deals with her. (smirks)All in all I am completely enthralled with this series and now needing to rush to get the next one. Enjoy!!

and with good reason. Very S &M
By Victoria Cameron (5.0 out of 5 stars) on September 14, 2016
This has to be the most fascinating, and satisfying, book in the entire series. The relationship between Darkyn and Deidre begins to grow in an interesting and scintillating way. This book is definitely the sexiest, and with good reason. Very S &M. But Darkyn turns out to be completely different from what he's been portrayed as in other books. The relationship dynamic is realistic (Darkyn doesn't become a lovesick fool, but neither is he raping or torturing his mate). The conflict within Deidre also flows in a natural progression.

Probably my favorite book by this author
By I read way too much…. (5.0 out of 5 stars) on November 13, 2015
I think this may be my favorite of all the books Lizzy Ford has written. I am not sure why I like Darken so much, but I find him to be an extremely compelling character and I really enjoy this and the next book in the series which both heavily feature him. At the end of the previous book I was prepared to hate this match between the two characters, but I loved it. Ms Ford is an extremely talented writer and I look forward to reading many more books by her since I buy them pretty much as fast as she can turn them out.

Good sequel
By NicePuppy (4.0 out of 5 stars) on March 30, 2015
Death is challenging - in more ways then one! What has Deidre gotten herself involved in? She thought that this was going to be temporary - doesn't look like that's going to happen. She makes the best of her situation and things get very interesting. Can't wait for the next book.