Dead Beautiful (Dead Beautiful, Book 1) by Yvonne Woon

By Yvonne Woon

At the morning of her 16th birthday, Renée Winters used to be nonetheless a normal woman. She spent her summers on the seashore, had the precise ally, and had simply all started courting the cutest man in class. not anyone she'd ever recognized had died. yet all that alterations while she unearths her mom and dad useless within the Redwood wooded area, in what seems to be a wierd double murder.

After the funeral Renée’s filthy rich grandfather sends her to Gottfried Academy, a distant and mysterious boarding college in Maine, the place she unearths herself learning topics like Philosophy, Latin, and the “Crude Sciences.”

It’s there that she meets Dante Berlin, a good-looking and elusive boy to whom she feels inexplicably drawn. As they develop nearer, unexplainable issues start to ensue, yet Renée can’t cease herself from falling in love. It’s in basic terms while she discovers a dismal tragedy in Gottfried’s prior that she starts off to wonder whether the Academy is every little thing it seems.

Little does she comprehend, Dante is the only hiding a perilous mystery, person who has him fearing for her life.

Dead Beautiful is either a compelling romance and thought-provoking learn, bringing stunning new desiring to lifestyles, loss of life, love, and the character of the soul.

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So what if she was wearing an ugly face? Like Shay always said in training, the bubbleheads had it all wrong: It didn’t matter what you looked like. It was how you carried yourself, how you saw yourself. Strength and reflexes were only part of it-Shay simply knew that she was special, and so she was. Everyone else was just wallpaper, a blurred background of listless chatter, until Shay lit them up with her own private spotlight. “Come on,” Fausto whispered, pulling Tally away from the thickening crowd.

The dead weight thudded into her arms-the special bones as hard as a sack of baseball bats-and sent her sprawling to the ground. ” she whispered, but it was Tachs. Tally glanced up. The hoverboard was ten meters up now, hopelessly out of reach, Shay’s limp form wrapped around David’s sneak-suited darkness in an awkward embrace. ” Tally screamed as the hoverboard rose still higher. Then her ears caught the snap of a bowstring, and she threw herself to the ground again. The arrow missed wildly-whoever had fired it was running.

Its lifting fans spun to life as she crossed the city’s border. “Need to borrow your ride. ” Another grunt reached her ears as Ho’s bracelets brought his fall to a halt. “Tally! What the-” “They’ve got Shay Fausto, too. Tachs is back in the Trails, unconscious. ” Ho’s voice was fading as Tally shot out into the wild, leaving the city’s network repeaters behind. She scanned the horizon and caught distant flickers of infrared, like two glowing eyes ahead-Fausto and Shay. The hunt was still on. “We got jumped.

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