Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is—now it's getting harder. She's having nightmares of a desperate desert journey, visions of three women weeping tears of blood. And why is she possessed by the sudden, unstoppable urge to kill the handsome new boy in school, Lucas Delos?A love written in the stars . . . A feud started in ancient Greece . . . A curse not even the gods can break.
How do you defy destiny? Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is—no easy task on an island as small and sheltered as Nantucket. And it's getting harder. Nightmares of a desperate desert journey have Helen waking parched, only to find her sheets damaged by dirt and dust. At school she's haunted by hallucinations of three women weeping tears of blood . . . and when Helen first crosses paths with Lucas Delos, she has no way of knowing they're destined to play the leading roles in a tragedy the Fates insist on repeating throughout history.As Helen unlocks the secrets of her ancestry, she realizes that some myths are more than just legend. But even demigod powers might not be enough to defy the forces that are both drawing her and Lucas together—and trying to tear them apart.
The 2nd novel from the winner of the ALA's YA Debut Award is Tamora Pierce meets THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER -- a thrilling fantasy about a thief at a snowbound castle, caught in a simmering rebellion .In a glamorous castle full of Llyvraneth's elite, Celyn Contrare serves as a lady-in-waiting to shy young Merista Nemair. Her days are spent dressing in velvet, attending Lady Merista, navigating court gossip, and charming noblemen over lavish feasts.And at night, she picks locks, steals jewels, forges documents, and collects secrets. Because Celyn isn't really a lady-in-waiting; she's not even really Celyn Contrare. She's Digger, a sneak-thief on the run from the king's Inquisition, desperate to escape its cruel instruments and hatred of magic. If she's discovered, it will mean her certain death.But life as a lady-in-waiting isn't safe either. The devious Lord Daul knows her secret, and he's blackmailing her to serve as his personal spy in the castle. What she discovers-about Daul, about the Nemair, even about her own Lady Merista -- could signal civil war in Llyvraneth. And for a thief trained never to get involved, taking sides could be the most dangerous job yet.
Fish and chips on the pier. Art. Music. Moonlit walks along the beach. For the busker and the art student it’s the perfect summer romance. Until it ends suddenly with a savage thunderstorm. A heartbroken Georgia thinks she’ll never see Tom again. But Tom doesn’t give up easily and months later they find each other in the most unexpected place… In the days before search engines and social networks, what lengths would you go to, to find the love you lost?
Recounts the tragic true story of Hollywood dream couple, Robert Walker and Jennifer Jones, and how the obsessions of one man, movie mogul David O. Selznick, plunged them into ruin
Ex-reb soldier Brent Hollister comes across a farm family being massacred by Indians. He is able to save the daughter Lotty, and finally, the younger sister Milly is found hiding in the henhouse. Headed for the gold fields in California, what can he do with two destitute females? A long trek later, they are able to join a wagon train headed for Fort Valera in Southwestern New Mexico. Settled at last, he finds himself longing to marry Lotty, but he has no money, nothing to offer a wife. Against her pleas, he leaves to find a grubstake, leaving her with a surprise souvenir. Will she wait for him? Will he find that dream of gold? Can he come home and find what he has been searching for all along?
The Starstruck adventure continues...Marsha spent the first fifteen years of her life as a nerdy nobody before discovering her true identity as the long lost princess of a secret civilization. Now M is dodging extraterrestrial paparazzi while trying to keep the truth from her adoptive aunt and uncle and everyone at school. At least she can be herself with her boyfriend and literal soulmate, Rigel. Whenever they're together, it's easy to forget the responsibilities that will eventually come with her new status. But when a new boy arrives at Jewel High, everything M thought she knew about herself and her future is turned upside down. Now the very destiny that lifted her from obscurity threatens to tear her away from Rigel and their happy ever after. When two planets conspire against you, where is there to run? Book 2 of the award-winning Starstruck series, where teen romance blends with science fiction to open a whole new world of action, adventure and discovery.
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One woman. Three men. All Dragons.A sexy, action-packed reverse harem that will make your toes curl! Maya Rose has a problem. She's the last in her line of dragon shifters, and if she doesn't produce an heir soon, it could be disastrous for her kingdom.In order to remedy this, her father, the king, has gathered the greatest heroes from across the lands, and set them on a quest to not only save the kingdom, but to win Maya's love.Should they succeed, they will become her husband and rule by her side. Should they fail to win her love, death is the only answer.But with so many dashing men willing to do anything to win her hand, how is a girl to choose?Then again, no one ever said she had to pick just one.After all, the fate of the realm is at stake, and maybe this time, more is merrier. IMPORTANT NOTE: This is NOT a love triangle. What you'll find inside is a reverse harem featuring hot sex, adult themes, dragons, cool weapons, action, adventure, a wise-cracking heroine, and much, MUCH more.
The fence around the compound isn't there just to keep people out. It's to keep people in. My sister deserves to have the wedding of her dreams, not an arranged marriage to some random werewolf. But our Alpha father is trying to force her into marrying someone she doesn't love, someone she doesn't even know. The worst part? She's agreeing to do it so I won't have to. I have to figure a way to get her out of this. A way that won't end up getting myself killed in the end. It isn't just werewolves I need to worry about... Dodging danger isn't the easiest thing to do lately, after having a run-in with a new kind of evil - one that I never knew even existed until I met Jax. And my friends? It's hard to say which ones I can trust.Disclaimer: This YA paranormal romance novel is recommended for readers ages 17+ due to mild language, sexual content, and other mature themes.
One woman. Three men. All Dragons.An exciting, toe-curling reverse harem that will make your heart pound!When Maya Rose told the world she was pregnant with the heir to the kingdom, she did it to save her sexy suitors from certain death.But lies have a way of coming back to bite you in the ass, and this one may cost them everything. Assassins are hunting them, the king is desperate for an heir, and rumors of Maya's unique ability to transfer power to those she mates with is spreading. Afraid for their lives, Maya and her men take refuge with the lightning dragons, hoping Raiden's family will shield them until they can figure out what to do next. Unfortunately, Raiden's mother knows the truth about Maya's pregnancy. And the price for her silence may be too steep for Maya to pay...IMPORTANT NOTE: This is NOT a love triangle. What you'll find inside is a reverse harem featuring hot sex, adult themes, dragons, cool weapons, action, adventure, a wise-cracking heroine, and much, MUCH more.
Aric Brennan is a whisperer - a perfectly engineered human/alien hybrid designed specifically to charm and seduce. When Lucy is stalked by his unearthly creators, she has no choice but to trust him to help her navigate a way through a horrifying reality - a reality filled with creatures which should really only exist in nightmares. "...His face drew nearer, and I caught my breath at the closeness of such an impossibly perfect person. Despite every instinct which told me I was in danger, I couldn’t help but stare back at him, and be pulled into the spell he was weaving. The panic receded as I looked into his eyes and listened to the hypnotic timbre of his voice. The room filled with a strange buzz which permeated my body, vibrating and pulsing through every part of me. I didn’t care - I was still listening to his voice. Paralysis overtook me, but I had no will to fight it. The creatures moved closer and he backed away.... What girl wouldn't wish for the perfect guy? Unfortunately for Lucy, he was created that way for a reason... More information on further titles in the Starcrossed series can be found at: www.starcrossedthebook.com
Star Trek meets Orpheus & EurydiceThough he was born as a symbol of interplanetary unity, Soren finds himself an alien to Humans and Orcans alike. Unsure of his place in the universe, or if he even has one, he reaches out into the void of space – and Christine reaches back. Across the light-years, their ultimate long distance relationship develops into a bond that was thought impossible, not only by them, but by history itself. As they struggle to overcome all that comes between them— his people’s unforgiving traditions, the overwhelming distance and the escalating dangers of a darkening universe, will they finally be together, or does fate have other plans for them?
StarHearts, as fans of Josephine Angelini call themselves, will stay up all night reading Dreamless, the second book in the bestselling Starcrossed series. The saga mixes mythology, romance, action, and intrigue in a completely original way. Dreamless continues the story of Helen Hamilton, a shy girl living on Nantucket Island whose desire for an ordinary life was thwarted when she discovered she is a Scion, a descendant of a Greek god and a mortal. Each Scion has a power, and Helen’s is the ability to travel to Hades. Helen is determined to use her talent to stop a war amongst the gods and change her destiny, which is to live a life patterned after that of the tragic Helen of Troy. But her quest may cost her Lucas Delios, the boy she loves.
Secondo libro della serie di Josephine Angelini aperta da Starcrossed.Si può rinnegare il Vero Amore? Non ci sono più sogni per Helen, ogni volta che si addormenta è costretta a raggiungere l’aldilà. È la prescelta, colei che dovrà discendere agli Inferi e superare prove indicibili per trovare le Furie, liberarle dalla loro ira e rompere il ciclo di faide tra le Case. In più ogni mattina, quando si risveglia ferita e provata, non trova tregua: deve allenarsi duramente per controllare i suoi poteri e, come se non bastasse, andare a scuola. Sempre più spossata e sofferente, non ha nessuna spalla su cui piangere. Perfino Lucas, diventato freddo e ostile, la respinge. Ma è proprio quando ogni speranza sembra perduta, durante una delle sue estenuanti discese agli Inferi, che Helen si imbatte in Orion, un semi-dio bello come il sole, capace di far tremare la terra oltre che il suo cuore. Divisa fra l’attrazione per il nuovo pretendente e l’amore impossibile per il cugino, Helen si trova a sfidare i suoi limiti e le sue paure. È in gioco il destino dell’umanità intera. Ancora più intrigante di Starcrossed, Dreamless è un romanzo intenso, dark, sexy e pieno di azione.
Aric Brennan is a whisperer - a perfectly engineered human/alien hybrid, designed specifically to charm and seduce. When Lucy is stalked by his unearthly creators, she has no choice but to trust him to help her navigate a way through a horrifying reality - a reality filled with creatures which should really only exist in nightmares."...His face drew nearer, and I caught my breath at the closeness of such an impossibly perfect person. Despite every instinct which told me I was in danger, I couldn’t help but stare back at him, and be pulled into the spell he was weaving. The panic receded as I looked into his eyes and listened to the hypnotic timbre of his voice. The room filled with a strange buzz which permeated my body, vibrating and pulsing through every part of me. I didn’t care - I was still listening to his voice. Paralysis overtook me, but I had no will to fight it. The creatures moved closer and he backed away...”Synopsis:"Star-crossed - a pair of lovers whose relationship, ordained by the stars, is thwarted by outside forces.""There are many things in this world, Lucy, that are not what they seem. Humans go about their business with their heads in the sand. They have no idea what's really going on."After surviving a peculiar and unsettled childhood, Lucy Doyle's relatively normal teenage existence is turned upside down with the arrival of the enigmatic, impossibly good looking Aric Brennan - her uncle's new ranch hand. Lucy's suspicion that there's something 'different' about Aric is confirmed when she learns that his uncanny ability to mind read and charm the socks off of any female isn't just an accident - he was bred for this purpose. Aric is a 'whisperer' - a genetically manipulated human hybrid created by the Innaki - an alien race involved in a sinister abduction program.When Lucy is stalked by Aric's unearthly creators, she must put her trust in the charismatic, 'perfect' stranger, unaware he holds a chilling secret which could destroy her world forever.If you're into X File type aliens and ufos, vampiric creatures, weird powers, romance and fast paced adventure, then Starcrossed: Book 1 Perigee, by Tracey Lee Campbell is a must read!"What girl wouldn't wish for the perfect guy? Unfortunately for Lucy, he was created that way for a reason..."
From the internationally best selling author of BAD ROMEO, BROKEN JULIET, and WICKED HEART comes an anthology of sweet and sexy novellas featuring beloved Starcrossed characters such as Ethan and Cassie, Liam and Elissa, and Josh and Angel; as well as the gang from The Grove.Have Yourself A Sexy Little Christmas: An Ethan and Cassie NovellaEthan and Cassie's first Christmas with the Holt family should be nothing but jolly. Sure, Cassie's a mess trying to impress her future in-laws with the perfect casserole, but when an unexpected blast from Ethan's past shows up beneath the tree, the season gets a whole lot more serious--and sexy.The Naughty List: A Liam and Elissa NovellaAfter being apart for months, Liam and Elissa are making up for lost time on a secluded island, where they think they're free to explore each other's bodies in peace. But when it turns out their Christmas sanctuary isn't as deserted as it first seemed, their Christmas dreams turn into a nightmare.Happy, Horny New Year: A Josh and Angel NovellaWhen the gang from the Grove gets together at a lavish New Year's Eve party, it's like no time has passed. Except Elissa and Josh are dating Hollywood royalty, Jack and Zoe have been hooking up in secret, Connor's new girlfriend wants to murder Cassie, and Erika's mystery man has everyone talking. Before midnight, shocking revelations are made, industry tongues are wagging, and the poor mistletoe is ready to pass out from overuse.No matter how you're spending the holidays, BAD ROMEO CHRISTMAS is sure to heat up your festive season this winter.