by Michelle Rowen
Published: October 5th, 2012 by Berkley
Snap. The next moment the beach and the ocean were gone. Eden now stood on a rocky precipice that jutted out from a cliff side. She looked down into the bleak horror below. Flame undulated like a terrifying ocean hundreds of feet below. It was fire for as far as her eye could see. She felt the heat reach up and wrap itself around her, oppressive, making it hard to breathe. She couldn't see anyone else, but screams of terror and pain pierced her eardrums.
-Page 152, chapter 13.
"You've been recently dealing with a curse. I've been dealing with one for an eternity. You have a powerful darkness inside you that you shouldn't use. So do I."
-Page 153, chapter 13.