Laura Bradley Rede lives in Minneapolis with her wonderful partner, their three kids, two giant dogs, and a flock of chickens. She is Writers of the Future Award winner and author of the YA paranormal DARKRIDE and its sequel CROSSFIRE, as well as the NA paranormal KISSING MIDNIGHT. You can find her at www.laurabradleyrede.com.
Bella Ashton was the teenage model to watch—until her anorexia got the better of her. Now, fresh off a year of eating disorder rehab, she's eager to get back in the game. But when a photo shoot goes wrong, Bella is taken captive by a hideous beast who was once a girl like her. Can she save the monster she's learning to love? And can finding the beauty in someone else help you find it in yourself?
Mariana Santos is haunted by her past—literally. Ever since her twin brother died, she's had the ability to see ghosts. When she meets charming Dev Renard, she's sure he's her chance at a normal life. But Dev has a dangerous past of his own, and it's about to come back to haunt them both. Will Mariana be the next to die? Or does a girl who died twenty years ago hold the key to saving her life?
In a future where everyone wears an avatar and the internet connects to your brain, cyber bullying has reached a whole new level – and one victim has reached her breaking point. This thought-provoking short story by Writers of the Future award winner Laura Bradley Rede is a must for fans of YA science fiction and dystopian.
Beck doesn’t consider herself a tree-hugger. With her multi-colored dreadlocks and her combat boots, she’s more at home in a club than in the woods. Then she falls for Jordan, a handsome vampire who remembers Earth’s past and wants to save its future. But will Jordan’s friends accept Beck’s help? Or will they decide that humans are the problem – and the solution is wiping them out?