Fateful

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Fateful

By Claudia Gray

Harper Teen, Hardcover, 9780062006202, 328pp.

Publication Date: September 13, 2011

Description

Eighteen-year-old maid Tess Davies is determined to escape the wealthy, troubled family she serves. It's 1912, and Tess has been trapped intheemployof the Lislesfor years, amid painful memories and twisted secrets. But nowthe Lisle family isheaded to America, withTessin tow. Once the ship they re sailing on the RMS Titanic reaches its destination, Tess plans to strike out and create a new lifefor herself.

Her single-minded focus shatters when she meets Alec, a handsome first-class passenger who captivates her instantly. But Alec has secrets of his own. He's in a hurry to leave Europe, and whispers aboard the ship say it's because of the tragic end of his last affair with the French actress who died so gruesomely and so mysteriously. . . .

Soon Tess will learn just how dark Alec's past truly is.The danger they face is no ordinary enemy: werewolves exist and are stalking him and now her, too.Her growing love for Alec will putTessin mortal peril, and fate will do the same before their journey on the Titanic is over.

InFateful, New York Timesbestselling author Claudia Gray delivers paranormal adventure, dark suspense, and alluring romance set against the opulent backdrop of the Titanic's first and last voyage.



Praise For Fateful

Praise for Claudia Gray:“If you like Twilight, this book has even more drama.”
-Praise for STARGAZER, Seventeen Magazine

Once I picked EVERNIGHT up, I couldn’t put it down! I can’t wait for Claudia Gray’s next book!”
-L.J. Smith, New York Times bestselling author of the Vampire Diaries

“Stephenie Meyer fans will find similar rewards in the flashes of humor; the terrifying battle between ancient, supernatural societies; and the steamy romance in which love bites aren’t just a euphemism.”
-Praise for the Evernight series, Booklist