Dark Heart Series
Genre: new adult paranormal
Date of Publication: August 30, 2016
Number of pages: 320
Word Count: 85k
She wants more than he can promise.
His desires could lead to betrayal.
But without each other, neither can survive the dangers ahead.
Annie Freemont knows this isnât the right time to get involved with a man like Chase. After years of distrust, sheâs finally drawing close to her estranged family, and heâs an employee on their estate in Maine. Though she never intended to stay on the estate for long, her fatherâs illness and the mysteries surrounding her family made leaving impossible. And now with the newfound hope of rescuing her long-missing mother, Annieâs determined to be involved with the familyâs plans one way or another.
If only she could keep her mind off Chase and focus on the impending rescue. But thereâs something about the enigmatic Chase that she canât resist. And sheâs not the only woman. Annie fears a seductive stranger who is key to safely freeing her mother is also obsessed with him. As plans transform into action and time for a treacherous journey into a strange world draws near, every move Annie makes will test the one bond sheâs trusted with her secrets, her desiresâand her heart.
About the Author:
PAT ESDEN is an antique-dealing florist by trade. Sheâs also a member of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Romance Writers of America, and the League of Vermont Writers. Her short stories have appeared in a number of publications, including Orson Scott Cardâs Intergalactic Medicine Show, the Mythopoeic Societyâs Mythic Circle literary magazine, and George H. Scitherâs anthology Cat Tales.
Her new adult paranormal novel, A HOLD ON ME (book #1 in the Dark Heart series) is available from Kensington Books. BEYOND YOUR TOUCH (book #2 Dark Heart series) will be released August 30th.