Seventeen-year-old Raine Cooper has enough on her plate dealing with her father's disappearance, her mother's erratic behavior, and the possibility of her boyfriend moving away. The last thing she needs is Torin St. Jamesa new mysterious neighbor with a wicked smile and uncanny way of reading her.
Raine is drawn to Torin's dark sexiness against her better judgment, until he saves her life and she realizes that he is not human. But by healing her, Torin changes something inside Raine. Now she can't stop thinking about him. Half the time, she's not sure whether to fall into his arms or run.
Scared, she sets out to find out what Torin is. But the closer she gets to the truth the more she uncovers something sinister about Torin. What Torin is goes back to ancient Norse mythology and Raine is somehow part of it. Not only is she and her friends in danger, she must choose a side, but the wrong choice will cost Raine her life.
Ednah Walters is a published YA fantasy author. Awakened, the first book of The Guardian Legacy series was released in September 2011 with rave reviews. Betrayed (Book 2 in the series) was released August 1st of 2011. The third book in the series Hunted is due out in April of 2012. Ednah Walters also writes adult contemporary romance under the pen name of E.B. White.