Under Glass And Stone by A.N. Willis
Two disappearances, over a century apart...The truth waits inside Byrne House. For five generations, Evelyn's family has lived in the same small brick house, shadowed by the mansion across the street. Her Nana filled her childhood with stories about Byrne House: tales of missing children, of lovers gone mad. The mansion loomed every night in her dreams. Even now, at seventeen, Evelyn watches the sprawling Victorian from her second-floor bedroom, unable to explain her obsession with a house she's never been inside. Then one of the boys in Evelyn's senior class disappears. Evelyn is the last person to see him--just a pale face in Byrne House's tower window. The police don't believe her. Even her friends think she just imagined the face in the window. Only Alex--a handsome newcomer with his own ties to Byrne House--shares her suspicions. Alex believes that this latest disappearance is tied to the mansion's long-buried past. But there's more that Alex isn't telling her. Evelyn has no idea how far she'll have to go to find the answers. Or what she'll have to remember. A gothic, romantic mystery that's perfect for fans of supernatural suspense by Simone St. James and Wendy Webb, as well as dark YA by Kiersten White and Madeleine Roux. Praise for Under Glass And Stone: "...an intricate plot weaved around engaging characters that I couldn't help but root for. I stayed up for over three hours reading this and I swore I didn't blink once." Celia McMahon, author of Unspoken "A.N. Willis has captivated me yet again! Under Glass And Stone is an expertly-woven gothic romance with a mystery that kept me turning pages." Cheyanne Young, author of The Last Wish Of Sasha Cade "Under Stone and Glass was such an amazing story with a well-written plot and I loved all of it. I was blown away by the story of the house. A.N. Willis wove such an intricate story in such an amazing way, I was absolutely captivated." BreeAnn, reviewer at She Just Loves Books "Just when you think you know what the answer is a new clue emerges and you're left turning the page to find out how this piece of the puzzle fits." Emily Bybee, author of Fractured Magic "I received an advance copy of Under Glass and Stone and found it to be a truly hair-raising page turner that you'll have a hard time putting down." Johanna Garton, author of Edge of the Map "Suspenseful, mysterious events unveil one after another. It sent chill down my spine while reading and following the story lines, wanting to know more about what's going to happen next." -Tara, Goodreads ✭✭✭✭✭ "I loved it. I didn't put it down unless I had to. A fast paced, nail biter with twists you won't see coming. I found myself so immersed with the characters that my heart pounded along with them." -Linda, Goodreads ✭✭✭✭✭ "Wow! The first part of the book was scary and I freaked but I'm so happy that I kept with it! There was so much going on and so many twists that I stayed hooked until the very end! This is a must read!" -Elise,
Genre: New Adult
Book Length: Long Novel - 320-650 PagesNew adult fiction is now a growing genre of fiction using protagonists in the 18-30 age bracket. In this genre, the publications are written for the age group of 18-30. New Adult is an emerging marketplace that attracts readers in their late teens and early twenties, which are too frequently missing from the pages of both Young Adult and Adult novels to the forefront. In this category, we generally saw some books on new situations and responsibilities that adults carry with them, how adults overcome their bad situations and some exciting stories that remind us about our adult phase.
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