By Alexandra Adornetto
(Square Fish, Paperback, 9781250010308, 448pp.)
Publication Date: August 21, 2012
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Heaven Help Her.
Bethany Church is an angel sent to Earth to keep dark forces at bay. Falling in love was never part of her mission, but the bond between Beth and her mortal boyfriend, Xavier Woods, is undeniably strong. But even Xavier’s love, and the care of her archangel siblings, Gabriel and Ivy, can’t keep Beth from being tricked into a motorcycle ride that ends up in Hell. There, the demon Jake Thorn bargains for Beth’s release back to Earth. But what he asks of her will destroy her, and quite possibly, her loved ones, as well.
The story that Alexandra Adornetto built in her New York Times-bestselling debut, Halo, comes alive in action-packed and unexpected ways, as angels battle demons, and the power of love is put to the test.
Alexandra Adornetto is the author of Halo, which debuted in Fall 2010 on the New York Times bestseller list a week after it was published, and has been published in over twenty countries. Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Ally is now a college student in the U.S.
Praise for Halo:
A New York Times Bestseller
“Teenage author Adornetto’s U.S. debut shows an impressive command of language. . . . The fantasy is sweet and enjoyable.” —Publishers Weekly
“These angels are the optimistic, hope-filled cousins of the tormented fallen angels in other paranormal romances. . . . Xavier is gorgeous, honorable and so protective of Bethany that you’ll be crushing on him after the first chapter.” —Justine magazine
“The 17-year-old author’s angel mythology is solid. . . . There never seem to be enough lengthy tomes to satisfy the legions of paranormal-romance fans, and this first title of a planned trilogy fits the bill.” —Booklist
“This is the IT book of the year in my opinion.” —Moonlight Book Reviews blog
“I can now say I have a character crush on Xavier. . . . Teen romance fans will lap this one up like melted chocolate.” —YA Addict blog
“I thought Halo was very well-written and was very impressed to learn that the author is only seventeen years old!” —The Book Vault blog
“I absolutely loved this book. Absolutely. Loved. It.” —The Ninja Librarian blog
“Halo is an excellent book that makes you think about angels and their role on Earth.” —Chick Loves Lit blog
“Often, I found myself closing my eyes, picturing the exact moment, feeling as though I could reach out to Bethany or grab Xavier in a sweet embrace. . . . A daringly palpable story that’s rich with beautiful and raw details, Halo is addictive, passionate and coarse with vibrancy.” —Book-crazy.com