Brody Markham has
endured a nightmare, spending the last five years in prison and losing
everything that was dear to him. Now he’s back home, trying to survive
in a world he doesn’t recognize anymore. While his family and friends
desperately try to reach through to him, he shelters himself further and
further away from their love.
Alyssa Myers has worked her entire
life to distance herself from the luxurious and privileged lifestyle in
which she was raised. Running her non-profit agency, The Haven, she is
content to spend her days helping abused animals find sanctuary, which
fulfills her in a way that money just can’t buy.
Maybe it’s that
she recognizes in Brody some of the same characteristics she sees in her
homeless wards, but Alyssa is powerless to stop her personal quest to
make Brody whole again.
While Brody struggles to surface from the
darkness, Alyssa tries to protect her heart in case he’s not willing to
accept the light that she offers him.
It can happen in a
flash. One minute she’s kissing her boyfriend, the next she’s lost in
the woods. Sixteen-year-old Ellie Cox is losing time. It started out
small…forgetting a drive home or a conversation with a friend. But her
blackouts are getting worse, more difficult to disguise as
forgetfulness. When Ellie goes missing for three days, waking up in the
apartment of a mysterious guy—a guy who is definitely not her boyfriend,
her life starts to spiral out of control.
Perched on the edge
of insanity, with horrific memories of her childhood leaking in, Ellie
struggles to put together the pieces of what she’s lost—starting with
the name haunting her, Gwen. Heartbreakingly beautiful, this poignant
story follows one girl’s harrowing journey to finding out who she really
Ariane Tucker has
finally escaped GTX, the research facility that created her. While on
the run, Zane Bradshaw is the only person she can trust. He knows
who-and what-she is and still wants to be part of her life.
But accepting Zane's help means putting him in danger.
Jacobs, head of GTX, is not the only one hunting for Ariane. Two rival
corporations have their sights set on taking down their competition.
Permanently. To protect Zane and herself, Ariane needs allies. She
needs the other hybrids. The hybrids who are way more alien and
a lot less human. Can Ariane win them over before they turn on her? Or
will she be forced to choose sides, to decide who lives and who dies?
Some lies lead to true adventure...
princess of Connacht, was born with her fists clenched. And it's her
spirit and courage that make Maeve her father's favorite daughter. But
once he becomes the High King, powerful men begin to circle—it's easy to
love the girl who brings her husband a kingdom.
Yet Maeve is
more than a prize to be won, and she's determined to win the right to
decide her own fate. In the court's deadly game of intrigue, she uses
her wits to keep her father's friends and enemies close—but not too
close. When she strikes up an unlikely friendship with the son of a
visiting druid, Maeve faces a brutal decision between her loyalty to her
family and to her own heart.
Award-winning author Esther
Friesner has a remarkable gift for combining exciting myth and richly
researched history. This fiery heroine's fight for independence in
first-century Ireland is truly worthy of a bard's tale. Hand Deception's Princess to fans of Tamora Pierce, Shannon Hale, and Malinda Lo.
Somebody is kidnapped. Somebody dies. A car is blown up… Just a normal week for me.
going to great lengths to figure out who is stalking me. And maybe what
I’m doing isn’t completely legal, but I need to know. Except I am not
allowed to leave my house. Which is a problem. At least I have Toby, the
best stepbrother ever, to keep me company.
Yeah, things are definitely not going as planned. This is way more complicated than I thought it would be.
Notorious pirate Barren
Reed has one thing on his mind: Revenge against the man who killed his
father. So kidnapping his enemy's fiancé seems a perfect plan…until he
actually does it.
Larkin Lee is more than a pretty face and
fiancé to a powerful man. Her fierce personality is enough to make any
pirate want to push her overboard.
But when the King of the
Orient comes to Barren with a task—to find the Bloodstone, a powerful
gem thought only to exist in legend, Barren sees another opportunity to
destroy his enemy. Together, Barren, Larkin and a crew of pirates set
off to find the stone, only to discover it caused the death of Barren’s
own mother and Larkin’s, too. As his strongest allies turn into his
greatest enemies, and the life of the girl he kidnapped becomes more
important than he ever dreamed, Barren’s quest for revenge becomes a
fight to save the Orient.
Audrey Valdez didn’t
mean to fall for Will Anders. He isn’t her type. At all. But his goofy
smile, Star Wars quotes and athletic body make it impossible. She's
lived so long in the darkness and Will is like the sun. He makes her
laugh more than she has in years and cares for her more than her own
But there are things about Audrey that Will doesn't
know, things he can't know. She tries to push him away, but he just ends
up getting closer to her, and to her secret. Is the risk of losing him
forever worth the chance a being with the only person she's ever loved
who has loved her back?