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Waiting on Wednesday (9)

Waiting on Wednesday on a Saturday. Oops!

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Other by Karen Kincy
Release date: July 1st 2010 by Flux
Synopsis:

Seventeen-year-old Gwen hides a dangerous secret: she’s Other. Half-pooka, to be exact, thanks to the father she never met. Most Americans don’t exactly roll out the welcome mat for Others, especially not the small-town folks of Klikamuks, Washington. As if this isn’t bad enough, Gwen’s on the brink of revealing her true identity to her long-time boyfriend, Zack, but she’s scared he’ll lump her with the likes of bloodthirsty vampires and feral werewolves.

When a pack of werewolves chooses the national forest behind Gwen’s home as their new territory, the tensions in Klikamuks escalate-into murder. It soon becomes clear a serial killer is methodically slaying Others. The police turn a blind eye, leaving Gwen to find the killer before the killer finds her. As she hunts for clues, she uncovers more Others living nearby than she ever expected. Like Tavian, a sexy Japanese fox-spirit who rivals Zack and challenges her to embrace her Otherness. Gwen must struggle with her own conflicted identity, learn who she can trust, and-most importantly-stay alive.

Ahh I love the sound of this book! Pookas sounds fascinating.

Comments on: "Waiting on Wednesday (9)" (1)

  1. Hi Kate! Thanks for the WoW; it has been duly noted on my website: http://www.karenkincy.com/?page_id=686.

    Karen

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