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A mysterious story of inter-generational trauma.


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For a woman obsessed and a killer in her shadow, remembering the past becomes a mind game in a novel of psychological suspense


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Danger and Mistletoe are a Deadly Combination


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Danger and Mistletoe are a Deadly Combination


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Vicious evil stalks two Guardians of Eternity, waiting to attack where they never expected . . .


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New state. New job. Same inner demons.


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A shapeshifter and member of the Blackfoot tribe, rescues a beautiful woman, but the signs in the stars tell him her arrival in his world is not accidental.


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Must he kill her to punish the murderer?


The Awoken
Katelyn Monroe Howes

A Novel

Dutton
August 2022
On Sale: July 26, 2022
Featuring: Alabine Rivers
416 pages
ISBN: 0593185285
EAN: 9780593185285
Kindle: 9780593185
Hardcover / e-Book
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Thriller Political | Suspense | Dystopian

When Alabine Rivers, a politically active young woman with a bright career and romance ahead of her, finds out the devastating news that she has terminal cancer, the only thing that gives her solace is the possibility of a second life through the emerging field of cryogenics. 
 
A century later, scientists have indeed discovered how to bring back the dead from preservation, but humanity has been locked in a philosophical battle over the ethics of this new Godlike power, a battle that has turned violent: those who are resurrected, the Awoken, have been declared illegal and are to be shot on sight. 
 
This is the world Alabine is brought into by the Resurrectionists, an underground militia fighting for the rights of the Awoken. Finding herself in a completely unfamiliar world, and one where she is an outsider for the first time in her life, Alabine must figure out how to survive and determine her place in this new world, all the while being haunted by lucid memories of her previous life and the man she loved. 

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