Omens : Book 1 of the Cainsville Series
Olivia Jones has lived a life of privilege and good fortune. But on the eve of her wedding she discovers two shocking facts. One - she was adopted. Two - her biological parents are notorious serial killers. And now the secret's out, she's in immediate danger. Running for her life, Liv must face reality in the most brutal and terrifying way. But then she is confronted with a tantalising hope - is it possible that her parents weren't guilty of the murders after all? And if so, who did commit them? Arriving at the remote town of Cainsville, Liv believes she has found the perfect place to hide while she uncovers the truth. But Cainsville is no ordinary town - and Liv's arrival was no accident. Kelley Armstrong's brilliant new novel is a gripping and atmospheric thriller about a town where secrets are soaked into every stone - and omens should never be ignored ...
- Hardback | 496 pages
- 139 x 223 x 40mm | 632g
- 20 Aug 2013
- Little, Brown Book Group
- London, United Kingdom
Like the creepy, spooky town of Cainsville, Kelley Armstrong's Omens lured me in. I was too busy, way too busy for this book, which, through a series of surprises and sleights of hand, had me conspiring for ways to get back to the gripping story, the colorfully bizarre cast of characters, and the clever, strong, smart heroine at its center. Don't pick this book up if you have anything else to do. It will grab you by the collar and won't let you up for air until it's good and ready. And once you're done, you won't soon forget it. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR LISA UNGER
A bewitching, enjoyable read ... compelling SFX
About Kelley Armstrong
Kelley Armstrong lives in rural Ontario, Canada, with her family and far too many pets. She is the author of the much-loved and highly acclaimed Women of the Otherworld series, which begins with Bitten. The final three books in the series were all Sunday Times and New York Times bestsellers. She has also written two YA series - the Darkest Powers and the Darkness Rising books - and two adventure novels about a hit woman, Exit Strategy and Made to be Broken.