Copyright 2012 by Shana Norris
Cover photographs: Copyright 2012 by Arkadi Bojaršinov | Dreamstime.com and Francesco Ridolfi | Dreamstime.com
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To everyone who asked for more stories about Cassie, Greg, Elena, and the others—
“You are so dead,” Greg Mennon growled as he twitched in his seat. He always twitched whenever we got heavy into Martial Battle 3 marathons, as if he could barely keep himself from acting out the same moves his fighter was doing onscreen.