Author: Debra Doxer
Expected release: September 27th, 2013
Genre: Paranormal Romance
Age Group: New Adult
Cover designed by: Okay Creations; http://www.okaycreations.com/
Cover reveal organized by: AToMR Tours; http://atomrbookblogtours.com
They weigh you down. I’ve kept a secret all my life. It’s my
mother’s secret, too. I inherited it from her along with a unique ability that
only we possess. She’s gone now, another victim of addiction. If her death isn’t
enough to bring me to my knees, her betrayal flays me to the bone. Because the
secret my mother and I have been keeping is just one of many she’d kept.
She never told me I have an older brother. And now he’s here, eager to be my
There is no one else. So I move across the country to live with
this stranger, my brother. But experience has taught me that most situations
are temporary and forming attachments only leads to hurt in the end. That’s why
I’m determined to keep to myself in this new place, struggling to seem aloof
while I’m quietly breaking apart.
I meet Lucas…
His magnetism is hard to resist, and most girls at school aren’t
resisting. I don’t fall so easily though, especially not for guys who use their
good looks as a weapon. From the start, our interactions are tense and volatile.
I know it’s because I’m denying the unwelcome desire that grips me when he’s
near. I think he feels it, too. He looks at me with an intensity that threatens
to unhinge my resolve. Soon he’s trying to break through the walls that past
hurts have built.
But I’m not what I appear to be, and it wouldn’t be fair to get
involved with him. At least that’s what I tell myself. Until a terrible act of
violence reveals that Lucas has a secret, too. It’s a secret that links us
together and ties us to an evil history I never could have