Fateful (Google eBook)

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Harper Collins, Sep 13, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 352 pages
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Eighteen-year-old maid Tess Davies is determined to escape the wealthy, troubled family she serves. It’s 1912, and Tess has been trapped in the employ of the Lisles for years, amid painful memories and twisted secrets. But now the Lisle family is headed to America, with Tess in tow. Once the ship they’re sailing on—the RMS Titanic—reaches its destination, Tess plans to strike out and create a new lifefor herself.

Her single-minded focus shatters when she meets Alec, a handsome first-class passenger who captivates her instantly. But Alec has secrets of his own. He’s in a hurry to leave Europe, and whispers aboard the ship say it’s because of the tragic end of his last affair with the French actress who died so gruesomely and so mysteriously. . . .

Soon Tess will learn just how dark Alec’s past truly is. The danger they face is no ordinary enemy: werewolves exist and are stalking him—and now her, too. Her growing love for Alec will put Tess in mortal peril, and fate will do the same before their journey on the Titanic is over.

In Fateful, New York Times bestselling author Claudia Gray delivers paranormal adventure, dark suspense, and alluring romance set against the opulent backdrop of the Titanic’s first—and last—voyage.

  

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I just love Claudia Gray's writing. - LibraryThing
I was, however, very satisfied with the ending. - LibraryThing
I was even more interested in the ending of the book. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - ShouldIReadIt - LibraryThing

Excellent! The paranormal romance of werewolf vs. human is lively enough in itself, but when those are added to the details of the Titanic and its sinking, you get an abundance of romance, suspense ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bduke - LibraryThing

Werewolves on the Titanic? Sounds a little weird, but then I swore up and down I would never read a book about vampires (Twilight), either, and I loved that. So, as weird as it sounds, it was actually quite good. Or at least I mildly enjoyed it. Read full review

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Contents

Chapter
Chapter
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 22
Chapter 24
Chapter 15
Chapter 27
Chapter 29
Authors Notes
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Claudia Gray is the pseudonym of New Orleans–based writer Amy Vincent, the author of the New York Times bestselling Evernight series. She has worked as a lawyer, a journalist, a disc jockey, and an extremely poor waitress. Her grandparents' copy of Mysteries of the Unexplained is probably the genesis of her fascination with most things mysterious and/or inexplicable.

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