RE-VAMPING THE BLOG!

Over the next few days, maybe weeks, I will be re-vamping the blog when I can so technically the site will be under a construction of sorts.

I will be still posting as normal, but expect the layout of posts and the blog itself to change over time.

For all of you guys who do actually see my blog posts, thank you for sticking with me even though I’ve hardly been here lately!

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HAPPY RELEASE DAY TO TORN BY JENNIFER L. ARMENTROUT!! 📚🎉

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    The highly anticipated second book in New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L. Armentrout’s Wicked Trilogy is available today! Be sure to grab your copy of TORN!

     

     

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    Torn between duty and survival, nothing can be the same.

    Everything Ivy Morgan thought she knew has been turned on its head. After being betrayed and then nearly killed by the Prince of the Fae, she’s left bruised and devastated—and with an earth-shattering secret that she must keep at all costs. And if the Order finds out her secret, they’ll kill her.

    Then there’s Ren Owens, the sexy, tattooed Elite member of the Order who has been sharing Ivy’s bed and claiming her heart. Their chemistry is smoking hot, but Ivy knows that Ren has always valued his duty to the Order above all else—he could never touch her if he knew the truth. That is, if he let her live at all. Yet how can she live with herself if she lies to him?

    But as the Fae Prince begins to close in on Ivy, intent on permanently opening the gates to the Otherworld, Ivy is running out of options. If she doesn’t figure out who she can trust—and fast—it’s not only her heart that will be torn apart, but civilization itself.

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    “You need this book. You need this series. It’s paranormal at its best. It’s New Adult at its best…Can I give this book more than 5 stars? I would if I could.” ~Valerie, Stuck in Books

     

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    EXCERPT:

    I lifted my right hand, reaching for my iron stake out of instinct, even though I knew it would do no good against the prince.

    “You shouldn’t do that.” His voice was deep with what reminded me of an English accent. “I know you want to, but it would be very, very unwise of you, Ivy.”

    My hand twitched.

    Creepy Prince smiled slightly. “Your friend has been very helpful.”

    That got my hackles up. I slid my sunglasses onto my forehead and forced my tone to stay calm and level. “I’m sure she has. Speaking of Val, happen to know where I can find her?”

    His lips curled in a semblance of a smile as he stepped closer. The prince was tall, taller than Ren, who was pushing six foot two. My entire back stiffened as I forced myself to hold my ground, even though every instinct demanded that I run and run super fast, because he had almost killed me once before. Correction. He would have definitely killed me if he hadn’t realized what I was and had, I guessed, healed me.

    “I’ve been waiting for you,” he said, instead of answering my question, his pale blue eyes fixed on mine.

    My hand curled into a useless fist. “That is extremely creepy to hear.”

    That cold smile returned. “Why don’t we talk? There are seats across the way.”

    “Yeah, that’s not going to happen.”

    The slow smile increased but never reached his eyes. “Oh, I know it is.”

    Fine hairs rose on my arms.

    “What exactly can you do right now?” he said in the same coldly polite voice. “Refuse me?” Creepy Prince laughed, and it wasn’t a bad sound. Again, it was something that was just cold, as if he were mimicking what a human would do. “You can’t.”

    “I can.” My palm itched to grab the thorn stake secured under my pant leg, but I held still. I might be reckless, but I wasn’t stupid.

    “Really? I will have to beg to differ on that. You see, humans surround us. So many of them, and I have an extraordinary appetite.” His eyes appeared to glimmer as his gaze slithered from the top of my curly head down to my toes. “A rather impressive appetite for many, many things.”

    “Okay. First off, ew.” My lip curled. “Secondly, I don’t want to hear about any of your appetites.”

    One dark eyebrow rose. “Oh, but you should know that I could kill twenty of these humans in less than five seconds and feed on the rest, leaving them to believe that it was this little red-headed girl who murdered these innocent people.” His voice dropped even lower as he leaned in and icy air brushed my cheek. “You deny me this, those lives will be on your hands, little bird.”

    Anger flushed hotly as my eyes met his. There wasn’t a single part of me that doubted anything he said. He had me. God, I hated to admit it, but he had me.

     

    “Drama! Action! Romance! Twists! Torn had it all…Torn was a perfect continuation of the Wicked Saga.” ~Kim, Kimberlyfaye Reads

     

     

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    Things are about to get Wicked in New Orleans…

    Don’t miss the first title in the series, WICKED!

     

     

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    Author Photo--JLA_J. LynnAbout Jennifer L. Armentrout:

    #1 New York Times and #1 International Bestselling author Jennifer lives in Martinsburg, West Virginia. All the rumors you’ve heard about her state aren’t true. When she’s not hard at work writing, she spends her time reading, watching really bad zombie movies, pretending to write, and hanging out with her husband and her Jack Russell Loki.

    Her dreams of becoming an author started in algebra class, where she spent most of her time writing short stories….which explains her dismal grades in math. Jennifer writes young adult paranormal, science fiction, fantasy, and contemporary romance. She is published with Spencer Hill Press, Entangled Teen and Brazen, Disney/Hyperion and Harlequin Teen. Her book Obsidian has been optioned for a major motion picture and her Covenant Series has been optioned for TV. Her young adult romantic suspense novel DON’T LOOK BACK was a 2014 nominated Best in Young Adult Fiction by YALSA.

    She also writes Adult and New Adult contemporary and paranormal romance under the name J. Lynn. She is published by Entangled Brazen and HarperCollins.

     

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    I am so not kidding you, guys, you definitely need to go get both WICKED and TORN!! You will not regret it; this badass magical adventure will you keep you on your toes, and the characters will capture your hearts!!

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    Book Review: FirstLife by Gena Showalter.

    READ MY REVIEW AT YOUR OWN RISK; SPOILERS ARE INCLUDED!

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    “Beautifully unique page turner that will keep you on the precipice!”

    Synopsis from GoodReads:

    ONE CHOICE.
    TWO REALMS.
    NO SECOND CHANCE.

    Tenley “Ten” Lockwood is an average seventeen-year-old girl…who has spent the past thirteen months locked inside the Prynne Asylum. The reason? Not her obsession with numbers, but her refusal to let her parents choose where she’ll live—after she dies.

    There is an eternal truth most of the world has come to accept: Firstlife is merely a dress rehearsal, and real life begins after death.

    In the Everlife, two realms are in power: Troika and Myriad, longtime enemies and deadly rivals. Both will do anything to recruit Ten, including sending their top Laborers to lure her to their side. Soon, Ten finds herself on the run, caught in a wild tug-of-war between the two realms who will do anything to win the right to her soul. Who can she trust? And what if the realm she’s drawn to isn’t home to the boy she’s falling for? She just has to stay alive long enough to make a decision…

    My Review:

    For starters, this story was so interesting and unique. I have never read a book like this, and considering I have that different interest in the afterlife, Gena’s take on that aspect was brilliantly done. While reading, all I could keep thinking was that Gena has made a story about there being the prospect of an afterlife, but at the same time it makes readers question whether they really think there is life after death. (Morbid thought, but think about it!)

    At the beginning of the story, I must admit it is a little bit slow and you have to persevere for a few pages, but then it’s like something clicks at the pace quickens. Though you don’t really know which way Ten will go in terms of her feelings; who she’ll choose? Where her adventure will take her? What obstacles she’ll face? The one thing I did know, and picked up on it early on, was which realm she’d choose in the end; there is that underlying instinct you see coming through her. It was hidden between the lines all along. Other than those little hiccups, I think the story was written beautifully and actually quite well, it’s definitely a book I would recommend to those who like futuristic, otherworldly and fantasy books.

    The way the afterlife-or Secondlife-is broken up into three realms, that really interested me, as well as that in your Firstlife you must pledge your Secondlife to that realm. Troika, Myriad and Many Ends; if I was a part of this story or our world was really like this, I think I would choose Troika. Purely because I am swayed more by their rules and how they live their lives-what they abide by. The most interesting being the exchange-feeling what someone else has gone through, so you bear it and learn from it.

    Ten was such a complex character, though she was still that normal seventeen-year-old girl with real life problems and struggles. Sure, not everyone goes through what she did at Prynne, but when it comes to her boys, YES YES YES; that is very relatable, but I loved the outcome of that because it wasn’t your typical love triangle, or even a love triangle at all to me. Coming from that shy girl of her past, after everything Vans put her through, and what she endured-how much she fought-I think she is a very admirable character. She holds hope close to her heart. Her affinity for numbers was fascinating for me, because it, in turn, played into that life is made up of numbers until you pass on. Not to mention I loved how her name and the numbers portrayed the rhyme that Aunt Lina had her singing constantly.

    The relationship that Ten has between Archer and Killian is common, yet has that unique twist on it. At the beginning I was thinking that it was going to be another typical love triangle, but I was pleasantly surprised that it didn’t turn out that way. Sure, there was male testosterone flying around left, left, right and centre, with the occasionally puffing of chests. Though I do think with Ten’s personality she could have been perfect for either one of them, but there are those few traits where you see her real choice of where her heart will lead her. It was nice to see that she loved both of them, didn’t anger them both, but knew one was seen as family and the other as the one she belongs with. (Personally, I give props to Ten for being able to choose between them, because if I was in her shoes… Well I’d struggle!)

    My favourite part of the entire book was when Ten was running through Many Ends, when finally it clicked that the song that she’d sung her entire life was the key to her escape. All the way through the book I kept trying to figure out what that song meant, and I was analysing it all the time, so how it came into play, well I loved that! Those types of riddles and quests are always what will peak my interest because Ten was the key, she was always the key. In the future, I can see this being a problem and a gift because of where she chose in the end; lightning never strikes twice, and I don’t think she’ll find it so easy to find another doorway to a certain way back.

    How the story ends in this instalment of the series, I think that it leaves a lot open for wondering what will happen next, especially for all the characters and the realms they abide with. How will Ten settle into the role and realm she chose for herself? Can she save the man she loves? Can she keep her family safe? And mostly can she stop a war that’s brewing and about to blow its top between the realms?

    “There are worse things than death, yes. It’s this book and the suspense it sets off in your heart!”

    My Rating:

    ***** 5/5 Stars

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    Excerpt Reveal: Torn by Jennifer L. Armentrout!

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    The highly anticipated second book in #1 New York Times Bestselling author Jennifer L. Armentrout’s Wicked Trilogy is releasing July 19, 2016, and we have an excerpt for you! Check it out below, and be sure to grab the first book in the series, WICKED, which is on sale for $.99 for a limited time!

     

    You do not want to miss this magical adventure in the sequel to the page turner, WICKED!! It’s all going down in New Orleans!!

     

    EXCERPT

     

    My fingers tightened around the slender remote. “I was thinking that if the prince can sense me, why hasn’t he showed up here?”

    “I don’t know.” Tink came down to the coffee table and started marching across it. I’m not the prince, but if I was the prince, I’d be buying time.”

    “Buying time?” I scooted to the edge of the couch.

    “Yeah, because he’s got to win you over.” Tink swiped up the straw he’d had in his Coke. It was nearly the size of him. “That’s basically what he has to do if he wants to impregnate you.”

    I cringed, like a full body cringe. “Please do not use the word impregnate ever again.”

    “Why? That’s what he wants to do.” He started dancing with the straw, the kind of dancing you see in the clubs. Hips gyrating all over the place. “He knows coercing or tricking you isn’t going to get the deed done, so he’s probably trying to learn how not to be a sexed up dickhead.”

    “Sexed up dickhead?” I repeated.

    “Uh-huh.” Tink dipped the straw as one would a dancer. “Remember when I was telling you how I saw the prince getting it on with three females once? He’s totes sexed up. And he’s a dickhead. In other words, he has no empathy or compassion. No humanity.”

    “Most fae don’t.”

    Tink twirled the straw. “Yeah, but the ancients are worse. They’re as far away from human as you can get. He’s going to have to work on wooing you.”

    I slowly shook my head. “That’s…” There were no words.

    “That’s what I’d do.” Tink dropped the straw and whipped around toward me. “Or he’s plotting something major and any moment he’s going to knock down the front door and storm the place.”

    “Wow.” A fine shiver curled down my spine. “That’s really a relaxing thought.”

    He zipped over to the couch and sat on the arm. He tipped his head back and stared up at me. “Don’t worry. I’m here to protect you.”

    I just looked at him, because other than ordering shit off of Amazon, the only strength he had was the unique ability to annoy the crap out of me while somehow still managing to be endearing.

    Tink grinned. “Trust me, Ivy. The Prince is not going to want to mess with me.”

     

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    Torn between duty and survival, nothing can be the same.

    Everything Ivy Morgan thought she knew has been turned on its head. After being betrayed and then nearly killed by the Prince of the Fae, she’s left bruised and devastated—and with an earth-shattering secret that she must keep at all costs. And if the Order finds out her secret, they’ll kill her.

    Then there’s Ren Owens, the sexy, tattooed Elite member of the Order who has been sharing Ivy’s bed and claiming her heart. Their chemistry is smoking hot, but Ivy knows that Ren has always valued his duty to the Order above all else—he could never touch her if he knew the truth. That is, if he let her live at all. Yet how can she live with herself if she lies to him?

    But as the Fae Prince begins to close in on Ivy, intent on permanently opening the gates to the Otherworld, Ivy is running out of options. If she doesn’t figure out who she can trust—and fast—it’s not only her heart that will be torn apart, but civilization itself.

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    Author Photo--JLA_J. LynnAbout Jennifer L. Armentrout:

    #1 New York Times and #1 International Bestselling author Jennifer lives in Martinsburg, West Virginia. All the rumors you’ve heard about her state aren’t true. When she’s not hard at work writing, she spends her time reading, watching really bad zombie movies, pretending to write, and hanging out with her husband and her Jack Russell Loki.

    Her dreams of becoming an author started in algebra class, where she spent most of her time writing short stories….which explains her dismal grades in math. Jennifer writes young adult paranormal, science fiction, fantasy, and contemporary romance. She is published with Spencer Hill Press, Entangled Teen and Brazen, Disney/Hyperion and Harlequin Teen. Her book Obsidian has been optioned for a major motion picture and her Covenant Series has been optioned for TV. Her young adult romantic suspense novel DON’T LOOK BACK was a 2014 nominated Best in Young Adult Fiction by YALSA.

    She also writes Adult and New Adult contemporary and paranormal romance under the name J. Lynn. She is published by Entangled Brazen and HarperCollins.

     

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    Returning to Blogging

    Hello readers,

    Well it feels like forever since I’ve been here and posted anything at all, and I really don’t have a big enough excuse to say why. Though I’m hoping this time around I can manage to keep up the pace, and keep blogging regularly.

    University has honestly taken over the past few weeks, but I haven’t actually known of what to post about because my other posts became repetative. Although there has been a lot of reading that I’ve done, so expect some reviews to be coming soon. On top of Unviersity work, I’ve finally took down my novel idea from it’s place on the top shelf and I’ve been working on that. Recently I finished off the blurb, and friends have been really interested in it, so I hope to start giving life to that at some point soon. Hopefully over Spring Break!

    In the coming weeks, I have planned to go to Cassandra Clare’s Lady Midnight Tour book signing, which I am stupidly excited for. So in the meantime, I have had a tattoo idea planned for a while, which I hope to get done before I go meet her again.

    As I said about repetative posts, I would like to ask you bloggers worldwide, or whoever sees this, what else would you like to see on my blog. What would keep you coming back or even just wanting to read it from time to time? Leave any suggestions in the comments below; I’m willing to give anything a go.

    Happy Blogging!

    Laura

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    Book Review: Thief of Lies by Brenda Drake

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    Synopsis from GoodReads:

    Gia Kearns would rather fight with boys than kiss them. That is, until Arik, a leather clad hottie in the Boston Athenaeum, suddenly disappears. While examining the book of world libraries he abandoned, Gia unwittingly speaks the key that sucks her and her friends into a photograph and transports them into a Paris library, where Arik and his Sentinels—magical knights charged with protecting humans from the creatures traveling across the gateway books—rescue them from a demonic hound.

    Jumping into some of the world’s most beautiful libraries would be a dream come true for Gia, if she weren’t busy resisting her heart or dodging an exiled wizard seeking revenge on both the Mystik and human worlds. Add a French flirt obsessed with Arik and a fling with a young wizard, and Gia must choose between her heart and her head, between Arik’s world and her own, before both are destroyed.

    My Review:

    Firstly, to start off with I want to say I’m going to try and construct this review as normal as possible. Not only because this book is out of this world amazing, but because the author is such a lovely lady too. (But I can say, you will all know if you’ve read my other reviews that it will probably go off on tangents and I will ramble)

    In the first place I would recommend this book to anybody who is a reader and loves fantasy. This book has everything from adventure and romance, to suspense and cliff hangers. In my own opinion I would honestly love to be able to jump and travel via library books, but I would suck so badly at being a sentinel!

    The storyline of this book is one I love. I could re-read this book over and over again. The back story and flashbacks are something I really enjoy, as well as the lore of the fey and how it intertwines with the characters. It is a very unique story and not something I have ever came across, never have I seen a story where the essence of reading and the library have been involved.
    Another thing that is amazing about this story is the character development of Gia; how she falls into this whole other world that has always been there, just she’s never known about it. That there are all these threats not to only the human world, but the world beyond the libraries.
    The adventure is one I enjoy, and I really cannot wait for book two!!

    Gia, the main character of this story, I have to say she is one of the bravest and most adaptable characters I have ever come across. She takes everything that gets thrust her way with a pinch of salt, with only a little freaking out for her part. Another thing I love about her is how loyal and hard headed she is to sticking to her own guns and what she wants, without listening to others. She does what she thinks best and follows her own instincts brilliantly. The way in which she adapts to all the newness thrust into her life, all the surprises and twists, she stays true to herself. As well as how no matter how much certain people come into her life, she doesn’t forget those who have been by her side since the beginning.

    Arik, the male interest in the story, I have to admit I was glued to from beginning to end. And it isn’t even the end yet! He is British which I love, and is so relatable for me since I’m British myself. Not to mention he is very ‘on point’ with being British, Brenda wrote him so brilliantly as a British boy-all the way down to the way he acts and the lines he says. She had me at “I fancied you” because that is such a British saying and you always read “dating” or “I like you” instead. All in all, I really do like this character, he is very much the badass and protective male character that belongs in the book. The one everyone revolves around, no matter how hard they try to leave, and he is the prime example of the best Sentinel. This is something I love about his character, as well as how he has the vulnerability along with the bravery. It balances his character beautifully.

    NANA IS THE BEST CHARACTER EVER!! I have no words for how much I love this old lady! She has sass, as well as the old lady confidence to flirt (Wink Wink!) Plus, come on, what kind of Nana isn’t amazing when she’s a tattooist while drinking tea!

    Another couple of characters such as Demos, Lei and Kale, they all grew on me in their own way. Demos; I love his characters humour and how he knows how to piss people of by playing with them. How he playfully taunts with everyone, but really means no harm. Lei; I love her character because she’s so fierce, supportive and loyal of not only her fellow Sentinels, but of Gia when she comes into the picture. Kale; I love his character because of how he is so calm and wise, especially for a Sentinel. That he can keep a level head and be so selfless around danger, and doesn’t hold grudges against anyone.

    The two best friends; Nick and Afton. Well I love both of these characters. Nick; I love that he is like a brother to not only Gia, but almost one to Afton as well. He sticks by her no matter what, no matter the craziness and downright impossible. The same with Afton; I love that she sticks by Gia and Nick, and how she is basically the bookworm and brains of the operation-on the human side at least!

    The characters such as Veronique and Conemar; well I do just want to slap those two. Veronique reminds me of that feather duster from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Except Veronique doesn’t know the meaning of love or loyalty, she just likes to cause havoc and leave chaos in her wake. As for Conemar, he is just the biggest ass known to mankind-and every other kind. The trouble he brings, as well as the threat, is something I look forward to seeing pan out in further books because things are going to plummet!

    The second book is going to be amazing, I just know it! Bring on more Sentinels, badassery, romance and the suspense!

    My Rating:

    ***** 5/5 stars (I’m secretly giving a hell of a lot more!)

     

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    Thief of Lies by Brenda Drake Excerpt Blitz Tour

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    Thief of Lies by Brenda Drake

    Hello readers,

    So here is another amazing book for all you book lovers out there! I am lucky enough to have the chance to be currently reading this earlier than when it comes out, and so far it is bloody brilliant!

    Keep reading to find out more in this blitz tour!

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    Title:
    Thief of Lies (Library Jumpers, #1)

    Release date:
    1/5/16

    Author:
    Brenda Drake

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    Gia Kearns would rather fight with boys than kiss them. That is, until Arik, a leather clad hottie in the Boston Athenaeum, suddenly disappears. While examining the book of world libraries he abandoned, Gia unwittingly speaks the key that sucks her and her friends into a photograph and transports them into a Paris library, where Arik and his Sentinels—magical knights charged with protecting humans from the creatures traveling across the gateway books—rescue them from a demonic hound.

    Jumping into some of the world’s most beautiful libraries would be a dream come true for Gia, if she weren’t busy resisting her heart or dodging an exiled wizard seeking revenge on both the Mystik and human worlds. Add a French flirt obsessed with Arik and a fling with a young wizard, and Gia must choose between her heart and her head, between Arik’s world and her own, before both are destroyed.

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    I pressed the screen, and it went dark. “How do we know he’s not being forced to say this?”

                    “The password, May Agnes guide you,” Lei replied. “She’s the patron saint of Asile.”

                    Agnes? That was the silver woman’s name that formed from my globe. Did the saints have something to do with the Chiavi?

                    I faced Ricardo. “How did you know I was here?”

                    “The werehounds tracked your scent from a shirt Katy…excuse me, your nana…gave us.”

                    “Can your pack help us save Couve?” Arik asked him.

                    “They will, but Gia must go with me.” He noticed the protest forming on my lips. “Merlin said no exceptions. I’m to get you to the shelter.”

                    From the corridor came yells, scuffles, and the continual wail of the warning siren.

                    “I can’t go with you,” I said. “I have to fight with them.”

                    “She can’t fight with us,” Lei said, glancing at the door. “She almost killed Kale.”

                    I turned to Sinead. “You know what I can do.”

                    Sinead gave me a pity smile. “Yes, but you have no control over it. Let Ricardo take you to your father and friends.”

                    I thought of Kale lying motionless, near death, and I hated that she was right. As much as I wanted to stay, I might be more hindrance than help. I caved. “Okay,” I said, defeated. Lei flew out of the room with the Laniars on her heels.

                    Sinead hugged me, then rushed after them. Arik moved over to me and cupped my face gently in his hands. His eyes held the intensity that always drew me to him.

                    I swallowed my breath in anticipation. All the sounds around us went silent.

                    He bent and lightly brushed my lips with a kiss. His lips were soft and oh, so tender. Butterflies swooped and curled inside me, and it felt like the ground disappeared from beneath my feet. He pulled back a little and said, “Regardless of the fact that you’re a royal pain in the arse, I fancy you. Listen to Ricardo and don’t do anything rash.”

                    He gave me another kiss and rushed out the door. My heart twisted in my chest as he disappeared. I touched my mouth and exhaled. He liked me. It was against the laws, but he told me he fancied me. Maybe we had no future, but we had now.

                    “What a sweet display,” Ricardo said, dragging me out of my haze. “I’m not one for rules or laws, but I’d be careful there. The punishment would be much worse for him than you.”

                    “Why?” I stared at the door as if I’d see Arik there.

                    “He’s a leader. He knows better.” Ricardo headed to the window. “Are you ready to fly?”

                    “Did you say fly?”

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    About the Author

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    Brenda Drake, the youngest of three children, grew up an Air Force brat and the continual new kid at school. Her fondest memories growing up is of her eccentric, Irish grandmother’s animated tales, which gave her a strong love for storytelling. So it was only fitting that she would choose to write stories with a bend toward the fantastical. When Brenda’s not writing or doing the social media thing, she’s haunting libraries, bookstores, and coffee shops or reading someplace quiet and not at all exotic (much to her disappointment).

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