Prentiss Puckett is certain of three things:
-Graduation is two weeks away.
-Summer only gets hotter in south Mississippi.
-She’s getting a job with air-conditioning.
She did not expect to be kidnapped walking to work.
And she never expected to become a hero.
Red Dawn meets L O S T in this new action-adventure romance from Amazon bestselling author Leigh Talbert Moore.
Leigh Talbert Moore is the author of the popular young adult romantic comedy The Truth About Faking, its companion The Truth About Letting Go, and the mature YA/new adult romantic suspense novel Rouge, a Quarter Finalist in the 2013 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award.
She is an award-winning journalist and editor, who has also worked in marketing and public relations for many years. Her writing has appeared in newspapers and magazines across the southeast and Midwest U.S., and she runs the popular writing-craft blog That’s Write.
A southern ex-pat and beach bum, she currently lives with her husband, two young children, and one grumpy cat in the Midwest.
Prentiss is a young inspiring veterinarian assistant. With a wonderful boyfriend, Jackson and great friends, her life is going just as planned. Until she is captured by a clan of people that she questions their human origin.
Determined to escape the farm in southern Mississippi that she is forced to work on, she finds allies in other captives. She wants to know if her boyfriend is ok but can she get past the tracking device that has been rumored to be implanted in her arm?
When one captive defies the clan and disappears she realizes that she is in more danger than she first thought.
After finding a way out of the fence behind the shed she starts investigating the clan more.
After they learn of her livestock skills they assign her a permanent position milking the cows in the barn where she starts trying to befriend Gallatin, the brother of Cato the clan leader.
Gallatin starts opening up to her when tragedy strikes her. After almost dying while assisting birthing a calf, Prentiss realizes that Gallatin saved her.
They start spending more time together where she tells herself that it’s to “get information” but secretly she is starting to like him. He is different from the rest. But when he tells her the truth about his people she gets angry and thinks his is lying to her.
Little does she know the truths that will be revealed as well as the feelings that they share. When Jackson reappears, she escapes and learns that maybe Gallatin was not the enemy after all. Only then does she realize the true feelings she as for him, but will it be too late? OMG OMG at this point I was hyperventilating. Tearing through these virtual pages wanting to know what happens next.