Shadowman (Shadow, Book 3)
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Publication Date: 2011-09-01
Number of Pages: 368
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Synopsis from Amazon:
"Powerful and fast-paced. . .a riveting read." --Nina Bangs on Shadow Bound
GHOSTSThey haunt the halls of the Segue Institute, terrifying the living, refusing to cross over. But one soul is driven by a very different force.
LOVEIt survives even death. And Kathleen O'Brien swore she would return to those she was forced to leave too soon.
He broke every rule to have her in life; now he will defy the angels to find her in death.
Forging it is his single hope of being reunited with his beloved, but through it an abomination enters the world. Leaving a trail of blood and violence, the devil hunts her too. Pursued through realms of bright fantasy and dark reality, Kathleen is about to be taken. . .
"Fans of dark drama will be captivated by this intense new series." –Romantic Times
GoodReads Author Information:
Author Name: Erin Kellison
Author Description: Erin Kellison is the USA Today bestselling and award-winning author of the Shadow series and Shadow Kissed series, which share the same world, where dark fantasy meets modern fairy tale. Delve into dreamscapes in her new Reveler series, releasing Summer 2014.
Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/3395248
through his hair to grip his shoulders. A taste on the tender underside of her breast, too. He had to breathe deep at the thump of want that fuzzed his brain. A pause to wrestle with his laboring heart. Then he brushed his mouth up to the hollow at her throat, just below her ear, where her life beat against his lips. A long life, which she’d won for herself. He would not allow his cursed gate to take it away. For tonight, however, she would be his. He was granted this much at least, though it
head. The vehicle was there, but his Shadow concealed it. “Oh no,” she said, whirling to the door and out to the sidewalk, staring down its length. Her hands went into her hair, disbelief and anger radiating out of her. “Stole my piece-of-crap car. My camera was in there. Damn it!” Fate was meddling in Kathleen’s life again. And thus their story would begin anew: Kathleen, no, Layla, on the brink of death, and he, powerless to stop it. But this time, Layla had no idea who or what he was. “I
talk, she’d said as she worked at her painting. Art had been her solace, and what else would she have painted but Twilight, the faery world on the other side of the shadows. Her pale profile had gleamed in the wan light of her bedroom. Her tone was filled with warmth. A voice across time. An echo in the dark. After all, what harm would it be to speak with her? She was so close to passing from the mortal world regardless. Why not cross that divide first himself? Let her see him, really see him,
and then were pulled over her, rough on her skin and nipples after the slide of his Shadow. He was tucking her in. A brush on her lips. Which was an evasion. “Who are you really?” Another brush. She tilted her chin to catch more. To beg for an answer. She’d trusted him with herself, but he wasn’t returning the gesture. He stroked her cheek, and she knew no name would be forthcoming. He kept his secrets to himself. He was there in the dark, but she was alone again. As ever. Chapter 10 A
her throat, held by her own hand. Her grip shook and thin trails of blood trickled down her neck. Distress colored the air around her. Abject sorrow riddled the shadow of the room. The devil stood on the other side of a clear wall, not unlike the veil between Shadow and mortality, and she had Layla’s mind locked within her own. Khan remembered this foul soul. There was no other place for her but Hell. “One. Quick. Cut,” the devil urged. Partly she looked like a human woman, but her true self