By Amanda McCarter
Published: July 1, 2011.
Aurelia has never known anything more than the life laid out for her by her over-bearing mother, her distant father, and her emotionally detached husband. For a Victorian housewife, this is the norm, but she secretly craves more. When the literally other-worldly Marcus, an alien from another world promises a life of danger, exploration and adventure, how can she say no?