Shortlisted for the RNA Young Adult Romantic Novel Award 2012.
If you're still into paranormal fiction or if you think you've had enough of it then think again. L A Weatherly's Angel sequence is original, fast-paced with characters you really warm to. Don't miss this, the second one in the sequence and if you're new to the sequence then read Angel first.
As a half-angel, Willow can't help feeling like an outcast, even with Alex by her side. So when a handsome stranger with a tortured past arrives at the AK camp, Willow finds herself inextricably drawn to him. Only Willow has the power to defeat the malevolent Church of Angels - and they will stop at nothing to destroy her. However, Willow is not alone. She is with Alex, a trained Angel Killer - and her one true love. Together, they must train a new generation of Angel Killers.
Praise for the author:
'Angel is a brilliant old-fashioned love story in a contemporary setting. L.A. Weatherly has created a world full of suspense and intrigue which Stephenie Meyer could only dream about.' Children's Book Buyer, Jarrolds, Norwich
'A powerful, dark and hugely inventive thriller that burrows beneath the reader's skin. The charged relationship between Alex and Willow in this electrifying novel makes a lasting impression, a must read for 2010.' Jake Hope, children's book specialist
'The world of the book is dark and exciting. The characters are brilliantly drawn, the style will appeal enormously to the Twilight generation and the plot is fantastically full of suspense, drama - and romance!' Liz Kessler, bestselling children's author
Publication date: 01/10/2011
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
|Publication date:||1st October 2011|
|Author:||L. A. Weatherly|
|Publisher:||Usborne Publishing Ltd|
|Genres:||NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,|
|Categories:||Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage),|
L. A Weatherly was born in Arkansas, and moved to the UK in 1995. Her first book, Child X, was shortlisted for the Sheffield, Leicester and Red House Book Awards and was also chosen by the American Library Association as one of their ‘Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers’. She lives in Hampshire. L.A. Weatherly on writing Angel, the first in the trilogy: I've known Alex for a long time. He first came to me as a character almost twenty years ago, when he was a thief in a fantasy setting – an expert with knives rather than guns. ...More About L. A. Weatherly