Layne believes in physics, not psychics. A tarot card reading on the Ocean City
Boardwalk should have been a ridiculous, just-for-fun thing. It wasn’t. Aster
discovers she has a veryunscientific giftâ€”with a simple touch of the
cards, she can change a person’s fate.
Van Buren is cursed. Like the kind of old-school, centuries-old curse that runs
in royal families. Every firstborn son is doomed to die on his eighteenth
birthdayâ€”and Reese’s is coming up fast. Bummer. He tries to distract himself
from his inevitable death…only to find the one person who can save him.
doesn’t know that the hot Dutch guy she’s just met needs her helpâ€“or that heâ€™s
about to die.
worst of allâ€¦she doesn’t know that her new gift comes with dark, dark
consequences that can harm everyone she loves.
About the Author
Brenda Drake,Â theÂ youngestÂ of three children,Â grewÂ up an Air ForceÂ bratÂ andÂ theÂ continualÂ newÂ kidÂ atÂ schooluntil herÂ familyÂ settledÂ in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Brendaâ€™s fondestÂ memoriesÂ growingÂ upÂ is of hereccentric, IrishÂ grandmotherâ€™sÂ animatedÂ tales, whichÂ gaveÂ her aÂ strongÂ loveÂ forÂ storytelling.Â SoÂ itÂ wasÂ onlyfittingÂ thatÂ sheÂ wouldÂ chooseÂ toÂ writeÂ youngÂ adultÂ andÂ middleÂ gradeÂ novelsÂ with aÂ bendÂ towardÂ thefantastical.Â WhenÂ Brendaâ€™sÂ notÂ writingÂ orÂ doingÂ theÂ socialÂ mediaÂ thing,Â sheâ€™sÂ hauntingÂ libraries, bookstores,andÂ coffeeÂ shopsÂ orÂ readingÂ someplaceÂ quietÂ andÂ not atÂ allÂ exoticÂ (muchÂ to her disappointment).