Eve of Chaos: A Marked Novel (Marked Series)
Sylvia Day, S. J. Day
From the number one New York Times bestselling writer of Bared to You
When Evangeline Hollis spent an evening of ardour with the darkly seductive Alec Cain, she had no concept that she'd be punished for it years later. Branded with the Mark of Cain, Eve was once thrust right into a lifetime of looking demons as penance.
Living with the Mark―and the 2 attractive brothers who include it―was hassle adequate. yet then Eve ran over Satan's hellhound in the course of education. Now devil, incensed on the lack of his puppy, has placed a bounty on Eve's head, and each demon within the kingdom desires to be the only to convey her.
Meanwhile, Eve's previously insatiable one-night stand is performing far away. Cain says he nonetheless wishes Eve, and he or she believes him, yet sizzling sizzling intercourse isn't really sufficient. now not after understanding what it used to be prefer to have extra.
As Cain's position in Eve's lifestyles turns into increasingly more doubtful, Abel does not hesitate to step in.
Sensing his perusal, Iselda Seiler—Izzie, because the different Marks known as her—turned her head and met his gaze. She set her gun down and got rid of the glasses and listening to security that used to be much less serious for Marks than mortals, yet nonetheless useful. She studied him with a now usual atypical depth that had taken him it slow to turn into conversant in. there has been an air of expectation approximately her, a feeling that she used to be looking for anything in his speech or expression. His gaze reduced from the.
She pressed to the rainy pores and skin of his biceps made him glance away ahead of she observed no matter what his face may possibly show. She may convey him to his knees with a glance. it'd be most sensible if she didn’t comprehend that. She cleared her throat. “It must be a seraph who helped your brother, correct? They’re the one ones who've the ear of God.” “Not the single ones, no. The cherubim and thrones also are close to Him. however the thrones are humble angels. They lack the ambition to strike a devil’s discount with Cain.”.
permits all people in Hell an opportunity to say it.” The demon grinned. “But then, this can be the 1st time somebody has run over one in all his pets.” “What bounty?” Eve was hoping she concealed the unexpected worry she felt. “Is devil disenchanted that I ran over his puppy? That’s hysterical.” I’m no longer giggling, Alec snapped. 1 be aware of. Eve sighed. My existence sucks. She struggled to her ft, favoring her impaled leg. achieving down, she yanked the ice dagger loose and tossed it apart. Blood spurted from the gaping wound, then.
Him? Is Eve correct? Did the ascension screw him up?” “How might I know?” she acknowledged crossly. “The remainder of us have been created as we're. cease being concerned approximately Cain, and provides me a greater cause of why Evangeline usually are not see that tape.” “You know.. .“ Reed lounged, yet stayed watchful. “Despite your animosity towards her, Eve spoke in your behalf today.” “Vraiment?” Sara attempted to sound nonchalant, yet failed. “I advised her you have been a mendacity, self-centered bitch.” Rage shimmered in her eyes.
. repressed a part of your personality?” “Do you suspect every thing you hear?” The wicker creaked because the archangel rose to his toes. even if his process used to be silent, Alec sensed Uriel coming. the push of energy he felt round a unmarried archangel was once of equivalent strength to the frenzy he felt whilst coming into a company. “Depends on who's doing the talking,” Uriel murmured. Did Jehovah recognize the reality in the back of the rumors? Alec’s center price kicked up in line with his panic. anything was once overriding.