Penumbra by Kat Micari
Approx. 12,520 words.
Published on April 10, 2013.
Forced from both the comforts & the trappings of her former life as a fashion model, hunted by a cadre of sinister, rat-faced business men, Beauty joins a quest with a strange magical creature to save the city & its inhabitants from total destruction.
This powerful coming-of-age fairy tale follows the path of a young heroine who chooses to take fate into her own hands for the very first time.