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Sweet Romance + Thrilling Intrigue = February Best Reads

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Night time can be frightening, especially when you’re all alone.

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He wanted revenge but found love instead.

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Some promises are meant to be broken, Some vows are forever…

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Can the course that they’ve set for the future handle a slight detour...?

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The famous bells are ringing a hero’s welcome when a former army captain returns home...

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"A cracker of a read—her best yet!"—B. A. Paris

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Trading favors, battling wills, and winning love

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Bound by love. . .torn apart by secrets.

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Will a blackout change everything for these unlikely lovers?

Lisa T. Cresswell

May 2015
On Sale: May 26, 2015
Featuring: Alana; Recks
204 pages
ISBN: 1942664257
EAN: 9781942664253
Kindle: B00W0LPF02
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Young Adult Science Fiction | Young Adult

On April 18, 2112 the sun exploded in a Class X solar storm the likes of which humankind had never seen.

They had nineteen minutes.

Nineteen minutes until the geomagnetic wave washed over the Earth, frying every electrical device created by humans, blacking out entire continents, every satellite in their sky.

Nineteen minutes to say goodbye to the world they knew, forever, and to prepare for a new Earth, a new Sun.

Generations after solar storms have destroyed nearly all human technology on Earth and humans have reverted to a middle ages like existence, all knowledge of the remaining technology is kept hidden by a privileged few called the Reticents and books are burned as heresy. Alana, a disfigured slave girl, and Recks, a traveling minstrel and sometimes-thief, join forces to bring knowledge and books back to the human race. But when Alana is chosen against her will to be the Vessel, the living repository for all human knowledge, she must find the strength to be what the world needs.


7 comments posted.

Re: Vessel

I don't have a particular theme. I read many genres and am drawn in by the blurb and first page of the story. I read according to my mood each morning.
(Sharon Mitchell 2:44am May 28, 2015)

Looks like a very exciting read! Thanks for the chance to win!
Connie Sahn 1:56pm May 28, 2015)

According to this, there would be no more ebooks either, along
with all the other convienent things we are used to today.
Nancy Luebke 4:06pm May 28, 2015)

Acceptance. Bravery. Courage. Honesty. Perseverance. Family. Friends. Love.
Holly Loch 1:34am May 30, 2015)

Reading about characters overcoming struggles in interesting, especially if they get a wonderful resolution.
Gloria Shaw 3:15pm May 30, 2015)

Interesting characters draw me into a book and even the book covers. I mostly read mysteries so the suspense draws me in.
Michelle Fidler 6:43pm June 1, 2015)

Knowledge and kindness are shown to combine in this book , once you read it you are reminded that the best things in life are reflected here. Sylvia Reddom
Sylvia Reddom 8:26pm June 1, 2015)

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