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BORN TO DARKNESS

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Romantic suspense superstar Brockmann shifts gears and kicks off a new futuristic series, Fighting Destiny. Born to Darkness features all of Brockmann’s patented fast- paced action and emotional punch. This series is off to a rip-roaring start!

In a world where big money corporations run everything, former Navy SEAL Shane Laughlin has been blacklisted. Unable to find a job anywhere, he is open to an offer by the Obermeyer Institute to be tested as a Potential — one who has the capacity for superpowers due to enhanced brain function. A chance meeting in a bar leads Shane to a night of wild sex with Mac Mackenzie. Hurt during a mission to take down a man hyped on Destiny, a dangerous drug that enhances brain power, Mac is surprised to find her own power to heal is accelerated after sex with Shane. Once Mac learns Shane is an OI recruit she tries to put distance between them, however the kidnapping of young Nika Taylor complicates things. The clock is ticking after OI learns that a group is snatching young girls to use their blood to make Destiny. (BALLANTINE, Apr., 528 pp., $26.00)

Reviewed by: 
Jill M. Smith