Format: Mass Market Paperbound
Dimensions: 432 Pages, 3.94 × 6.3 × 1.18 in
Published: September 27, 2011
Publisher: HQN Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0373775814
ISBN - 13: 9780373775811
Read from the Book
"I WANT HIM." "Where have I heard that before? Oh, yeah. The day of the Unfortunate Incident, something you made me swear never to discuss, even upon threat of death. And I won't discuss it now, so don't get your panties in a twist. I just thought you were more careful with your affections nowadays." Kaia Skyhawk peered over at her twinBianka the Heavenly Hills Ho, as Kaia had recently dubbed her. A name her precious sis deserved. Girl had nailed an angel. A freaking angel. 'Course, in return Bianka had dubbed her Kaia: Bed-warmer of the Underworld for getting down and dirty with Paris, the biggest man-whore in existence. The title didn't sting nearly as much as her last one. Fine, her current one. Harpies had long memories, and shouts of "Look, everyone, it's the Disappointment" still happened anytime she ran into another of her race. Anyway. Bianka was as ravishingly gorgeous as ever, a dark fall of hair cascading down her back, her amber eyes bright. And just then she was flipping through a rack of designer dresses, a mix of determination and concern radiating from her. "That happened, like, a million years ago," Kaia said, "and Strider is the first man Fve
damn it, he's just the first man I've wanted, truly wanted," she added before her sister could comment on her "boyfriends" throughout the centuries, "since. Or ever." "Actually, that, as you called it, happened a mere fift
From the Publisher
Possessed by the demon of Defeat, Strider cannot lose a challenge
without suffering unimaginable pain. For him, nothing stands in the
way of victory. Until Kaia, an enchanting Harpy, tempts him to the
razor's edge of surrender.
Known among her people as The Disappointment, Kaia must bring home
the gold in the Harpy Games or die. Strider is a distraction she
can't afford because he has an agenda of his ownsteal first prize,
an ancient godly artifact, before the winner can be named. But as
the competition heats up, only one prize will matterthe love
neither had thought possible.
About the Author
Gena Showalter writes in the genres of contemporary romance, paranormal romance, and young adult fiction. She is the author of the Alien Huntress series, Tales of an Extraordinary Girl series, Atlantis series, and Lords of the Underworld series. Her other books include The Stone Prince, The Pleasure Slave, and Catch a Mate. Her books have appeared on the New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists.
"If you like your paranormal dark and passionately
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-RT Book Reviews on The Darkest Whisper