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Wendy Higgins - Me ​Ves
Mientras ​la mayoría de las chicas de diecisiete años rechazan la idea de que sus padres las casen con un extraño, Robyn Mason sueña con el misterioso McKale en Irlanda, preguntándose cómo luce e imaginándose su lindo acento irlandés. Uniones preestablecidas son comunes para las familias mágicas como la suya, sin embargo, cuando ella viaja a la caprichosa Isla Emeralda, descubre que hay más sobre su compromiso y el clan de McKale de lo que ella sabía. Lo que comienza como una obligación entre Robyn y McKale florece con el tiempo en algo que ambos necesitan. No obstante, un gran obstáculo se interpone en el camino de su romance: una seductora y mortal princesa del linaje de las hadas acostumbrada a conseguir lo que quiere; y determinada a conservar a McKale al igual que a un juguete. El amor, el deseo y los celos chocan mientras que la familia de Robyn y el clan de McKale trabajan juntos para ser más astutos que las poderosas Hadas y preservar la única esperanza para su pueblo.

Wendy Higgins - Sweet ​Reckoning
Evil ​is running rampant and sweet Anna Whitt is its target. Nobody knows when or how the Dukes will strike, but Anna and her Nephilim allies will do anything necessary to rid the earth of the demons and their oppressive ways. The stakes are higher than ever, and Anna is determined that the love she feels will be her strength, not a liability. But trying to protect the ones she loves while running for her life and battling demonic forces proves to be perilous—especially as faces are changing and trust is fleeting. When the Duke of Lust sends Anna’s great love, Kaidan Rowe, to work against her, Anna must decide how much she’s prepared to risk. In the most sensual and fast-paced installment yet, Sweet Reckoning brings all the beloved Neph together one last time to fight for their freedom.

Wendy Higgins - Unknown
Amber ​Tate believes the worst thing she’ll suffer in life is dealing with the unrequited love she feels for her brother’s best friend, Rylen Fite. She also believes war is something unfortunate that happens places far, far away from her rural Nevada town. She’s wrong on both counts. When an unknown organization meticulously bombs major cities in the United States and across the globe, a trickle-down effect spreads to remaining towns at an alarming speed—everything from food and water sources to technology and communications are compromised. Without leadership, the nation is split between paralysis and panic, but Amber isn’t one to hide or watch helplessly. She’s determined to put her nursing skills to use, despite the danger, even if it means working alongside the man she can never have. In this first installment of NY Times bestselling author, Wendy Higgins’s debut New Adult series, a frighteningly realistic apocalyptic America is brought to life, entwined with searing romantic tension that will leave you eager for more.

Wendy Higgins - Unrest
New ​York Times bestselling author Wendy Higgins brings you the second thrilling book in this war-torn world... Being on the run in the desert means food and sanctuary are hard to come by, but Amber Tate and her crew are not about to give up. Not after having the things they love brutally ripped from them by an unknown enemy who sent their world into the apocalypse. Survival takes precedence, but once safe shelter is found, their guards fall and the emotions they’ve been holding in are finally released. Anger, insecurities...lust. In their tight quarters, Amber, Rylen, Tater, and Remy can't escape it. The past must be faced, and passions run even stronger in the darkest of times. In the midst of unrest, their worlds are rocked again when they discover the truth about the war that’s ruined their lives. They thought finding out the enemy's identity would give them the edge; instead it’s revealed terrifying dangers they never thought possible.

Wendy Higgins - The ​Great Pursuit
Lochlanach ​has traded the great beast for something far more terrible, a Lashed enemy veiled in beauty, deception, and a vengeance passed down through generations: Rozaria Rocato. And she’s offering the hunter Paxton Seabolt power and acceptance he could never receive in his homeland. Pax must decide how far he’s willing to go under her tutelage, knowing she is the opponent of Princess Aerity Lochson. In a land where traditionalists dread change, the Lochlan throne must contend with mysterious foes and traitors, while attempting to keep revolt at bay. As dire circumstances strike the royal family, matters of the castle are left in Aerity’s hands. It's time to put aside her fears and grasp the reign, taking actions that have the potential to save or destroy her people. One hunt has ended, but the pursuit for love and justice continue. In this sequel to The Great Hunt from New York Times bestselling author Wendy Higgins, political intrigue and romance intensify in another thrilling fantasy. Princess Aerity embraces a quest for identity and passion before making the ultimate sacrifice for her kingdom.

Wendy Higgins - Angyali ​győzelem
Eljött ​az idő a leszámolásra. A jóslat hamarosan beteljesedik, és bár egyre több szövetségese akad Annáéknak, de a fenyegetés is nő. A hercegek minden eszközt bevetnek, hogy megállítsák a lázadó óriásokat. Nem kímélve senkit és semmit, főképp nem saját gyermekeiket. És ahogy minden háború, ez is komoly áldozatokkal jár. A helyzet egyre kiélezettebb, a nyugtalanság és a félelem lassan mindenkit felőröl. Miközben Anna menteni próbálja szeretteit, maga válik a fő célponttá. Minden percről percre változik körülötte, és senkiben sem bízhat. Mikor a Bujaság hercege ellene küldi szerelmét, Kaidan Rowe-t, el kell döntenie, mennyit kockáztat. Ahogy az utolsó óra közeledik, úgy nő a feszültség. Anna egyre nagyobb kockázatot vállal, de ezzel a küldetés sikerét is veszélybe sodorja. Egyedül óriásbarátaira számíthat, de vajon elég lesz-e ez a maroknyi csapat, hogy a végső ütközetben győzelmet arasson? A sorozat legérzékibb és legpörgősebb kötete újra összegyűjti az óriásokat, hogy kivívják szabadságukat.

Wendy Higgins - Sweet ​Temptation
Bad ​boy Kaidan Rowe has never wanted for anything—money, popularity, musical talent…hot girls—but seducing them is part of his duty as a Nephilim, slave to the demon Dukes. As the son of the Duke of Lust, Kaidan has learned his father’s ways, becoming a master of passion, a manipulator of chemistry. Disobeying his father would mean certain death. Thankfully for Kaidan, he’s good at his job. And he enjoys it. Until he meets Anna Whitt—sweet, smart, feisty, and inexplicably good—the one girl seemingly immune to his charms. The daughter of a guardian angel and a fallen one, she has a certain power over him, one that makes him wish for more than he could ever deserve. Determined to save all the Neph from their dark lives as the influencers of sin, Anna joins forces with Kaidan to overcome the demons’ oppressive ways. In the light of her affections, Kaidan must undergo his toughest test of all, a battle of the heart. Sensual and swoon worthy, this companion volume to the acclaimed Sweet Evil series from New York Times bestselling author Wendy Higgins, told from the perspective of the irresistibly sexy and mysterious Kaidan Rowe, gives readers revealing insights into his struggle, his intense connection to Anna, and most of all, the true emotions that drive him. Author Note: Sweet Temptation will encompass the entire trilogy in a condensed version, beginning with Kai's life before he met Anna, and taking readers through the epilogue of Sweet Reckoning. Sweet Temptation is a companion novel, not meant to be a stand alone story. It will definitely be a richer experience for those who have read the original trilogy.

Wendy Higgins - Sweet ​Evil
What ​if there were teens whose lives literally depended on being bad influences? This is life for sons and daughters of fallen angels in Sweet Evil. Anna, a tender-hearted southern girl, was born with the sixth sense to see and feel emotions of other people. She’s aware of a struggle within herself, an inexplicable pull toward danger, but it isn’t until she turns sixteen and meets the alluring Kaidan Rowe that she discovers her terrifying heritage, and her will-power is put to the test. He’s the boy your daddy warned you about. If only someone had warned Anna. A cross-country trip forces Anna and Kai to face the reality that hope and love are not options for their kind. When it's time for Anna to confront her demons, will she choose to embrace her halo or her horns?

Wendy Higgins - Angyali ​szövetség
Anna ​Whitt, egy őrangyal és egy démon lánya megfogadta, hogy soha nem követi apja példáját, nem rontja meg az embereket. Naivitás volt ez tőle. Ahogy sok minden más is. A suttogók rákényszerítik, hogy túlélése érdekében megszegje fogadalmát, akkor is, ha ezzel engednie kell lénye sötét oldalának, és hírhedtté válni iskolatársai között. Élete sivárabbnak tűnik, mint valaha. Ráadásul ott van Kaidan Rowe is, a Bujaság hercegének fia, ő tölti be minden gondolatát. Mikor aztán váratlanul tudomást szerez egy réges-régi jövendölésről, a világot kezdi járni Kopano - a Harag hercegének fia - kíséretében, hogy megszervezze a démonokkal szembeni ellenállást. Hamarosan kiderül ugyanis, hogy az óriások felszabadítása nem mehet vérre menő küzdelem nélkül. A végső győzelemig Annának és Kaidannak félre kell tennie érzéseit, és leküzdeni élete legnagyobb kísértését. Vajon megéri-e életüket kockáztatniuk a szerelemért?

Wendy Higgins - The ​Great Hunt
Kill ​the beast. Win the girl. A strange beast stirs fear in the kingdom of Lochlanach, terrorizing towns with its brutality and hunger. In an act of desperation, a proclamation is sent to all of Eurona—kill the creature and win the ultimate prize: the daughter of King Lochson’s hand in marriage. Princess Aerity understands her duty to the kingdom though it pains her to imagine marrying a stranger. It would be foolish to set her sights on any particular man in the great hunt, but when a brooding local hunter, Paxton Seabolt, catches her attention, there’s no denying the unspoken lure between them…or his mysterious resentment. Paxton is not keen on marriage. Nor does he care much for spoiled royals and their arcane laws. He’s determined to keep his focus on the task at hand—ridding the kingdom of the beast and protecting his family—yet Princess Aerity continues to challenge his notions with her unpredictability and charm. But as past secrets collide with present desires, dire choices threaten everything Paxton holds dear. Inspired by the Grimm Brothers’ tale, “The Singing Bone,” New York Times bestselling author Wendy Higgins delivers a dark fantasy filled with rugged hunters, romantic tension, outlawed magic, and a princess willing to risk all to save her people.

Wendy Higgins - Angyali ​kísértés
Az ​ellenállhatatlan rosszfiú, Kaiden Rowe sohasem akart pénzt, népszerűséget, zenei tehetséget vagy csinos csajokat. Ám óriásként, azaz a démonhercegek gyermekeként mégis mindez az ölébe pottyant. Ő a bujaság hercegének fia, sokat tanult az apjától, és így a szenvedély és a csábítás mesterévé, az érzékek irányítójává vált. Kaidan nagyon jó volt abban, amit csinált. Egészen addig, amíg nem találkozott az okos, bátor és elképzelhetetlenül jóságos Anna Whitt-tel… Kaidan mindent megtesz, hogy a lány átadja magát a bűnös élvezetekkel teli életnek. De Anna látszólag teljesen immunis a fiú csáberejére. Egy bukott és egy őrzőangyal lányaként többre ösztönzi Kaidant, mint amennyit valaha is megérdemelne. Ám a szívnek nem lehet parancsolni. Kapcsolatuk épp annyira kínzó, mint amennyire szenvedélyes, mivel egy óriásnak tilos szerelembe esnie. Bár Kai minden erejével próbálja elkerülni, egyszerűen nem bír távol maradni Annától, és Anna sem tőle. Annának kiválasztottként el kell tüntetnie a démonokat a föld színéről. De azt is elhatározza, hogy minden óriást megment a sötét élettől. Ezért egyesíti erőit Kaidanével, hogy legyőzzék a zsarnok herceget. Kaidenre az eddig legkeményebb harc vár, a szív csatája.

Wendy Higgins - Soul ​in Darkness
People ​travel from afar to the small isle in the Aegean Sea hoping for a single glimpse of Princess Psyche. Their adoration for the mortal woman is so all-consuming that citizens begin to shower her with the very gifts and offerings they once left at the alter of Venus, goddess of love and beauty. But gods are known for their jealousy. Cupid, the god of love, takes pleasure in causing strife and mischief in the lives of humans. He uses love as a weapon, humoring in the weakness of people at the whims of their feelings. When his mother Venus approaches him about punishing the human girl who dares to steal her offerings and affections from the people, Cupid gladly accepts. Psyche's punishment is to be given to a mysterious creature who only comes to her in the dark of night under the pact that she will never lay eyes on him. She is terrified of this stranger, who the oracle described as a serpent. Her mate, however, is masterful in his dealings with his bride. He takes his time, morphing her fears into different sensations completely. Based on the Roman/Greek mythology of Cupid and Psyche from Lucius Apuleius, New York Times bestseller Wendy Higgins brings the tale to life, weaving layers that show exactly how a sacrificial lamb can be enchanted by an unseen monster.

Wendy Higgins - Angyali ​gonosz
A ​tiltott gyümölcs a legédesebb. Mi lenne, ha élnének olyan kamaszok, akik születésüktől fogva elátkozottak? A bukott angyalok leányai és fiai ezzel a sorssal szembesülnek. A jólelkű Anna Whitt hatodik érzékkel született, színek kavalkádjaként látja mások érzéseit. Jól ismeri lényének ellentmondásait, hiszen megmagyarázhatatlanul vonzza a veszély. Akaratereje nehéz próba elé kerül, amikor tizenhatodik életévét betöltve megismeri a szexi Kaidan Rowe-t. A fiú bevezeti félelmetes közös örökségük titkaiba. Az efféle démonikus srácok azok, akiktől téged is távol tartanak a szüleid. Bárcsak Annát is idejében figyelmeztetné valaki! Vajon mit választ, amikor szembe kell néznie végzetével: a szentek glóriáját vagy ördögszarvakat? A regény a Sweet sorozat nyitókötete.

Wendy Higgins - Kiss ​Collector
When ​seventeen-year-old Zae Monroe gets cheated on by the only guy she’s ever loved, then watches her parents' marriage crumble, she decides to forget about relationships and turn the tables on the boys of the world. It’s time to take what she wants, and what she wants are kisses. Athletes, musicians, poets, and bad boys—their lips are all on her agenda, and it's time to collect. Zae proposes a contest with her friends to see who can kiss the most boys during spring break. But what starts as a harmless competition leads to a downward spiral she can’t seem to break free of. As family, academic, friend, and guy drama come to a head, Zae is forced to face the reasons behind her boy angst, and starts to wonder if she was wrong about the male race...or at least some of them.

Wendy Higgins - See ​Me
The ​author of the Sweet Evil trilogy from HarperTeen brings you a Young Adult modern folktale full of Irish magic and romance. While most seventeen-year-old American girls would refuse to let their parents marry them off to a stranger, Robyn Mason dreams of the mysterious McKale in Ireland, wondering how he’ll look and imagining his Irish accent. Prearranged bindings are common for magical families like her own, however when she travels to the whimsical Emerald Isle she discovers there’s more to her betrothal and McKale’s clan than she'd been led to believe. What starts as an obligatory pairing between Robyn and McKale morphs over time into something they both need. But one giant obstacle stands in the way of their budding romance: a seductive and deadly Fae princess accustomed to getting what she wants—and what she wants is McKale as her plaything. Love, desire, and jealousies collide as Robyn’s family and McKale’s clan must work together to outsmart the powerful Faeries and preserve the only hope left for their ancient bloodlines.

Wendy Higgins - Flirting ​with Maybe
He ​was fifteen and she was seventeen. When sophomore Ryan "The Kid" McPhearson makes the Varsity baseball team, he finds himself submersed into the life of upperclassmen, and falling in love with senior Brooke Bennet. To Ryan she's his dream girl, perfect. Maybe to the outside world a two-year age difference doesn't matter, but this is high school. Everything matters. Ryan soon realizes Brooke's life is not so perfect. He becomes her closest friend, her safe place to fall when she needs to escape. Ryan seems to be benched in the friend zone with no chance to bat. Time is both a curse and a blessing. It ushers Brooke away to college, and Ryan into the arms of his first girlfriend. It alters Ryan from a kid to a high school graduate, ready to venture to college himself. But when Ryan sees Brooke again he realizes there are some things even time can't touch. Though much has changed, one question still remains. Will the things that mattered in high school always stand between them?

Wendy Higgins - Sweet ​Peril
Anna ​Whitt, daughter of a guardian angel and a demon, promised herself she’d never do the work of her father—polluting souls. She’d been naive to make such a claim. She’d been naive about a lot of things. Haunted by demon whisperers, Anna does whatever she can to survive, even if it means embracing her dark side and earning an unwanted reputation as her school’s party girl. Her life has never looked more bleak. And all the while there’s Kaidan Rowe, son of the Duke of Lust, plaguing her heart and mind. When an unexpected lost message from the angels surfaces, Anna finds herself traveling the globe with Kopano, son of Wrath, in an attempt to gain support of fellow Nephilim and give them hope for the first time. It soon becomes clear that whatever freedoms Anna and the rest of the Neph are hoping to win will not be gained without a fight. Until then, Anna and Kaidan must put aside the issues between them, overcome the steamiest of temptations yet, and face the ultimate question: is loving someone worth risking their life?

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