Summer Reads Countdown with @lovingthebook
Day 16 Such a Secret Place by @cor2ney
Pearson is a mother, a musician, and a lover of all things pink and sparkly.
She is the author of Phobic, about doors that shouldn’t be opened, and the
Stolen Tears series, about an enchanted vial of tears and the girl chosen to
town. She loves chocolate, romantic books, and classical music, and believes
anything can be made better with a book tucked away for those just-in-case
In an emotionless world, tears are a precious commodity, valued for their magic
and sold on the black market. When Ambry stumbles across a vial of these
enchanted tears, she finds herself the target of not only the tyrannical
Arcaian army, who is stealing her people’s magic left and right, but of
handsome, battle-scarred Talon Haraway, who seeks the tears for his own
personal vengeance.Ambry soon realizes the reason for their interference: these tears are the most
powerful ever shed. They are the key to saving her people and rescuing her
brother and others who’ve been taken by the Arcaians.With the Arcaian army
threatening her every move, and Talon attempting to take the tears from her,
Ambry must keep the tears safe at all costs. Her people need them. Her brother
needs them. She needs them.
And they need her.
With bold twists, a riveting world of magic-powered technology, and a
slow-sizzle romance, find out why readers are calling Such a Secret Place
jar illuminates her face with its pale hue, bouncing blue light into the gleam
in her eyes. From across the room, the glow also points out another pair of
eyes, and I know Gwynn and I aren’t the only ones admiring the jar filled with
glistening, blue-tinted tears.
you at least tell me what our immediate plans are?” I ask. We’ve been heading
toward the tears, but that can’t be all there is to this whacked-out journey
in your hands, actually,” he says, sliding me a husky look.
tears pang at my back, reminding me of their direction. Right. I’m leading him
sighs and frowns into the heat of the fire. “There’s also someone I need to
find. I want to know who shed those tears, and I think he has a way of
we’re getting somewhere. “And you think it’s important, to know whose they
fire-gleamed eyes hold me still. “Very.”