Feelings are a luxury I can’t afford. Hidden behind a shield of quiet
placidity, I keep my secret safe from those who’d use it against me. Until
him—the tatted up, self-centered Scar assassin hired to protect me.
He takes pleasure in tormenting me, chipping away at my defenses as if I’m a
toy to be played with. I hate that he continuously reminds me that I’m nothing
more than a job. I hate that my body responds to his touch. I hate him.
I’m not a good guy and I don’t pretend to be. Condemn me if you want, I don’t
give a fuck. You’re nothing to me. No one is … except her—Max. She’s my target.
And I was hired to do a hell of a lot more than protect her … I was hired to
It should’ve been simple, but it was complicated as hell.
Paranormal romance with
erotic elements. Full-length novel. Come meet the Scars.
Scars: Immortal warriors with capabilities derived
from the senses: Trackers,
Sounders, Healers, Tasters, Visionaries, and the rare Reflectors. They each have what is known as an Ink, a tattoo that can be called life.
4 Scar Stars!!
and Jasper are completely wrong for each other, but their sexual chemistry is
off the charts. They both want each other, but Max doesn't feel and Jasper
Max had to watch her whole Talde, including her mother, be
murdered and then be kidnapped by said murderer. She was tortured and broken
down to nothing. Luckily she was rescued and has since been on the run from
Drake (a Scar Tracker with a dead, but at one time powerful ink).
is a Scar Sounder and Assassin. He is hired to protect Max, unless Drake is too
close to getting her, then Jasper is supposed to kill her. Jasper cares about
nothing and no one, except Max. He just can't come to terms with it because of
his own demons from his past.
being a Scar Healer, has some healing abilities she doesn't want anyone to find
out about. So you know that means, everyone finds out and is after her. Jasper
is trying to protect her while Max is just tired of running and hiding. She's
not afraid anymore and wants to feel again. Jasper makes her feel alive and Max
makes Jasper actually care. I'm not giving any spoilers, you'll have to read to
see what happens.
not be concerned with the glossary terms at the front. The descriptions within
the story put those terms in to context and you are able to follow along.**