The Beginning: Evermore and Blue Moon
By Alyson Noel
Griffin, Paperback, 9781250037282, 608pp.
Publication Date: July 9, 2013
"Addictive When I wasn't reading, I was thinking about how I could sneak away to read some more. I couldn't put it down. I dreamt about this book. And when I was finished, I couldn't get it out of my head. This book was simply breathtaking." "Teens Read Too"
""Now available together for the first time, don't miss the first two books in Alyson Noel's #1 "New York Times" bestselling The Immortals series: "Evermore "and "Blue Moon." Enter an enchanting new world where true love never dies. . .
After a horrible accident claimed the lives of her family, sixteen-year-old Ever Bloom can see people's auras, hear their thoughts, and know someone's entire life story by touching them. Going out of her way to avoid human contact and suppress her abilities, she has been branded a freak at her new high school but everything changes when she meets Damen Auguste.
Damen is gorgeous, exotic and wealthy. He's the only one who can silence the noise and random energy in her head wielding a magic so intense, it's as though he can peer straight into her soul. As Ever is drawn deeper into his enticing world of secrets and mystery, she's left with more questions than answers. And she has no idea just who he really is or "what" he is. The only thing she knows to be true is that she's falling deeply and helplessly in love with him.
Praise for the Immortals series:
"Noel's writing is intense and vivid, pulling readers into the depths of her imagination." —Teen Reads
“Noel’s novel is absolutely amazing!” —RT BookReviews (Top Pick)
“A mesmerizing tale of teenage angst, love and sacrifice with plenty of crossover appeal . . . Noël knows how to keep her audience hooked. Ever's supernatural struggles are a captivating metaphor for teenage fears about love, relationships and growing up.” —Publishers Weekly (starred)
“Evermore will thrill many teen fantasy-suspense readers, especially fans of Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight series." —Booklist