Martin doesn't know what he's talking about. That's his girlfriend's oft-stated conviction, and his number one problem. There are also bills mounting up, a dog to walk, and a nebulous evil organisation that is probably his nemesis. Nemeses? Either way, his duty to thwart.
Part manifesto and part cry for help, this book offers Martin's truth, which he needs to share with you.
If you aren't one of them.
The most irresistible yet deadly creature in New York risks everything when love he cannot have becomes his obsession.
Book I of the Yulen series offers a psychological suspense mystery with paranormal elements that delves into its anti-hero's emotional turmoil and physical uniqueness.
Owen Odem is the most gorgeous creature in New York City, and the most cursed. By day, the supreme salesman mints commissions using an exceptional gift. By night in his one room ghetto tenement, chilling memories besiege his happiness.
After an assaulted politically connected city visitor mysteriously disappears, Detective Gail Honeycutt -- NYPD's most ambitious and voted hottest five years running -- gets the case expected to ignite her career. But then she meets the alluring Owen Odem, and her mad desire for him only enflames the uncontrollable envy of her bad-boy former lover. Powerful and corrupt, Captain Jinks Metcalf destroys all who try to take what he deems his.
More innocents of the city meet shocking ends, intrigue over the captivating yet mysterious Owen Odem deepens, and Odem's own profound doubts and growing aversion to his nature unexpectedly provoke an astonishing revelation.
Owen Odem, the yearning or envy of all who meet him, prepares rebellion against the nature that he believes deceived him. To return to his human heart he must survive those who prevent his redemption, those who pursue him, those who love him, and hardest still, overcome his nature's dictates. If he fails to rise again like the Phoenix, his own hand will have cut his wings.
Book I introduces yulen the human ideal: brave, benevolent, beautiful, and unfortunately -- deadly.
An absorbing historical drama about science, faith, and social upheaval during Reconstruction. Thomas Walters has joined the faculty of Tideland College in the fall of 1875 as professor of the recently introduced disciplines of natural philosophy and astronomy. Walters finds himself caught up in the broader conflict between science and religion, as well as the bitter struggle between the ways of the Old South and the advance of a new national identity that embraces social equality, women's rights, and rationality. The reader follows the experiences of Thomas, his family; two former slaves employed by him; a professor of Latin from Germany with a secret past; and three questioning, rambunctious students. Many colorful supporting characters enhance the action and atmosphere of the story. Feel the Spin is beautifully written, well-researched, thought provoking, and speaks to issues that remain unresolved in the present day.
Something is wrong with Ravenstone.
The obsession of Clara's late grandfather, his poorly designed winery was abandoned after his death. Now Clara has come to Napa to get rid of their family's greatest embarrassment once and for all.
The castle has stood silent in the trees for over a decade. Silent... but not empty. The harder she tries to offload the property and its contents, the harder the castle itself seems to fight back. Only with the help of the handsome but strange groundskeeper does she begin to understand the castle isn't about to let anything go... not even her.
The enemy of her enemy is... still her enemy.
Readers say A.J. Scudiere's start to this award-winning trilogy is "seriously one of the best action/suspense books I've ever read."
All Cyn wants is justice. Kolya Kurev murdered her family in cold blood and got away with it. Single-minded in her determination, Cyn becomes the killer she needs to be. Until she meets Lee, a man also deeply wronged by Kurev. Cyn's new problem? Lee.
Lee is stealing her revenge and screwing with the carefully carved life she's made for herself. As if his mere presence and counter-productive ambitions weren't enough, he's going to get her caught...
The FBI has been on her tail for several years now, but they haven't even come close to finding her. Cyn has been leaving fake evidence at her crime scenes and counting on the one thing the FBI hasn't figured out yet... Their most wanted criminal is just a girl.
Vengeance is the first book in the Vendetta Trifecta. While it can be read as a standalone, be prepared to reach for book two as you finish this one.