Author(s): Sophie Jordan
In the high-stakes sequel to New York Times bestselling author Sophie Jordan's Uninvited, Davy grapples with the fact that she has done just as her DNA predicted: she killed someone.Davy has spent the last few months trying to come to terms with the fact that she tested positive for the kill gene HTS (also known as Homicidal Tendency Syndrome). She swore she would not let it change her, and that her DNA did not define her ... but then she killed a man.Now on the run, Davy must decide whether she'll be ruled by the kill gene or if she'll follow her heart and fight for her right to live free. But with her own potential for violence lying right beneath the surface, Davy doesn't even know if she can trust herself.
UNINVITED asks the question: will you let the world define who you are or will you choose to define yourself? Put simply: I loved this book! -- Carrie Ryan, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of The Forest of Hands and Teeth series A riveting, disconcerting vision of a near--future corrupted by genetic profiling. Thoroughly unputdownable. -- Rachel Vincent, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author "this fast--paced story is a solid addition to the dystopian genre." -- Booklist Praise for the Firelight series: "The Firelight series is a rare sparkling gem. I delved into the mystical world and discovered a fast--paced, gripping story. ...Anytime my readers ask for a book recommendation, I always say, 'Read Sophie Jordan!'" -- Colleen Houck, author of NEW YORK TIMES bestselling TIGER'S CURSE "Firelight soars to dizzying heights, combining forbidden love, scorching romance, and thrilling danger." -- Kiersten White, New York Times bestselling author of Paranormalcy Kiersten White, New York Times bestselling author of Paranormalcy Kiersten White, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of PARANORMALCY "Magnificent and masterful! A world so captivating, you'll never want to leave!" -- Kerrelyn Sparks, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author on FIRELIGHT Jordan's compelling addition to the supernatural star--crossed lovers theme is equal parts taut suspense and sensuous romance -- Booklist "Just surrender to the sizzle." -- Kirkus Reviews "This imaginative and intense story leaves you wanting more." -- Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA)
Sophie Jordan grew up on a pecan farm in the Texas hill country, where she wove fantasies of dragons, warriors, and princesses. A former high school English teacher, she's also the New York Times bestselling author of Avon historical romances and the Firelight series. She now lives in Houston with her family. When she's not writing, she spends her time overloading on caffeine (lattes and Diet cherry Coke preferred), talking plotlines with anyone who will listen (including her kids), and cramming her DVR with true-crime and reality-TV shows.