In 1872, New Orleans Is A City Ruled By The Dead But To Seventeen Year Old Celine Rousseau, New Orleans Provides Her A Refuge After She S Forced To Flee Her Life As A Dressmaker In Paris Taken In By The Sisters Of The Ursuline Convent Along With Six Other Girls, Celine Quickly Becomes Enad With The Vibrant City From The Music To The Food To The Soir Es And Especially To The Danger She Soon Becomes Embroiled In The City S Glitzy Underworld, Known As La Cour Des Lions, After Catching The Eye Of The Group S Leader, The Enigmatic S Bastien Saint Germain When The Body Of One Of The Girls From The Convent Is Found In The Lair Of La Cour Des Lions, Celine Battles Her Attraction To Him And Suspicions About S Bastien S Guilt Along With The Shame Of Her Own Horrible Secret.When Bodies Are Discovered, Each Crime Gruesome Than The Last, Celine And New Orleans Become Gripped By The Terror Of A Serial Killer On The Loose One Celine Is Sure Has Set Her In His Sights And Who May Even Be The Young Man Who Has Stolen Her Heart As The Murders Continue To Go Unsolved, Celine Takes Matters Into Her Own Hands And Soon Uncovers Something Even Shocking An Age Old Feud From The Darkest Creatures Of The Underworld Reveals A Truth About Celine She Always Suspected Simmered Just Beneath The Surface.At Once A Sultry Romance And A Thrilling Murder Mystery, Master Storyteller Ren E Ahdieh Embarks On Her Most Potent Fantasy Series Yet The Beautiful.
THE WRATH THE DAWN and its sequel THE ROSE THE DAGGER are available wherever books are sold.FLAME IN THE MIST will be released on 5.16.17 Please note that requests for Advanced Reader Copies should be made through Penguin, and all other requests should be submitted through the author s website.
- 448 pages
- The Beautiful (The Beautiful, #1)
- Renée Ahdieh
- 24 September 2019 Renée Ahdieh