Break Out by Nina Croft, is the 1st novel in her Dark Desires of series of science fiction paranormal vampire space adventure f/m romances, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Macmillan’ Entangled: Select Otherworld imprint.
The series is set in the far future of 3048, where humanity lives among the stars and has discovered the secret of immortality for those who can afford it. This story has a heist adventure meet cute setup, and is about a naturally-immortal millenia-old vampire space pilot who falls for a beautiful woman who offers him a challenging mission to provide the titular break out to a prisoner in a maximum security prison.
The year is 3048, Earth is no longer habitable, and man has fled to the stars where they’ve discovered the secret of immortality–Meridian. Unfortunately, the radioactive mineral is exorbitantly expensive and only available to a select few. A new class comprised of the super rich and immortal soon evolves. The Collective, as they’re called, rule the universe.
Two-thousand-year-old Ricardo Sanchez, vampire and rogue pilot of the space cruiser, El Cazador, can’t resist two things: gorgeous women and impossible jobs. When beautiful Skylar Rossaria approaches him to break a prisoner out of the Collective’s maximum security prison on Trakis One, Rico jumps at the chance. Being hunted by the Collective has never been so dangerous-or so fun!