#8Sunday…From Reap & Repent
This eight sentence excerpt installment follows a scene in which hero Deacon has taken heroine Ruth on her inaugural trip to Purgatory. She’s still trying to process the whole experience back home in her kitchen and begins to demand answers from Deacon who seems more amused than concerned.
“It was Purgatory.”
She whipped around. “What?”
“Purgatory. Not Hell. I dragged you to Purgatory and back. Trust me, babe. If you’d been dragged to Hell and back, you wouldn’t be nearly so feisty.”
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Reap & Repent blurb
They see death. Can they share a life?
Ruth Scott can read the energy of every person she meets. Then she meets Deacon Walker. She can see his ice-blue eyes, his black hair, and his gorgeous face. But this beautiful stranger has no aura.
Deacon is just as unsettled by Ruth—and, having spent more than two hundred years ushering souls to Purgatory, Deacon is seldom shocked by anything. As he helps Ruth to understand her true nature, she awakens desires that he decided long ago a Reaper can’t afford.
A demon invasion forces Deacon to confront the darkness in his own past even as he fights to save the human souls he’s charged to protect. When he’s taken captive, his first concern is for Ruth. But Ruth just might be able to save herself—and the Reaper she can’t live without—if she can learn to wield her newfound powers.