Tittle- Beautiful Demons
Author- Sarra Cannon
Genre- Paranormal Young Adult
Purchase Link- Amazon
Harper Madison isn’t like other girls. She has extraordinary powers, but her inability to control them has gotten her kicked from so many foster homes she’s lost count. Shadowford Home for Girls is her last chance, and she hopes Peachville High will be the fresh start she needs.
At first, life appears to be looking up for Harper. She’s making new friends and is strangely drawn to the guy next door. But when evidence ties her to the gruesome murder of a Demons cheerleader, Harper discovers this small town has a big secret.
Harper Madison never knew her mother and she has been kicked out of six foster homes within a year. Her caseworker Mrs. Meeks has run out of places to place her and has no choice but to place her at Shadowford Home for Girls. Harper needs to make this work, it is her last chance or she is going to end up in a juvenile detention until her 18th birthday.
Harper tries her best to be a good foster kid but sometimes things are literally out of her control. She can’t control the bad things that happen when she gets upset. They just happen. Harper hopes that she can keep herseld calm and survive at Shadowford.
However everything isn’t as it seems in both the home and the small town of Peachville. Can Harper figure it all out before her inner demons take over?
For the very beginning you are pulled in to this enthralling story that has magic, love, evil and so many secrets you can’t NOT want to read till you find them all out. The author creates a world that is both dark and enticing to readers who love YA and paranormal alike.
Cannon is able to create amazing depth not only in the main characters but the town of Peachville itself. The story is full of plot twist and turmoil that can almost be felt as you read along and want so much cheer Harper on and guide her into the right direction. You find yourself screaming at our main heroine almost like you do when watching slasher movies. “THE ANSWER IS RIGHT IN FRONT OF YOU!” “No, DON”T DO IT!!” and “RUN YOU IDIOT!”
I can honestly tell you that I am now hooked on this series and proudly own the first 5 books now on my kindle! I would recommend this to any one who likes a good mystery full to the brim with drama and magic!
Rating- 5 out of 5 cupcakes!
Sarra Cannon writes contemporary and paranormal fiction with both teen and college aged characters. Her novels often stem from her own experiences growing up in the small town of Hawkinsville, Georgia, where she learned that being popular always comes at a price and relationships are rarely as simple as they seem.
Sarra recently celebrated six years in indie publishing and has sold over half a million copies of her books.
She is a devoted (obsessed) fan of Hello Kitty and has an extensive collection that decorates her desk as she writes. She currently lives in South Carolina with her amazingly supportive husband and her adorable son.
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