Seventeen-year-old Pierre Rousseaux witnesses a young girl take a near fatal plunge off Pont Neuf Bridge into the freezing water of the River Seine in Paris, France. After diving into the racing riverhimself, he is able to rescue her from a watery death, but only after her head is bashed into the riverwall. Upon reviving her from unconsciousness, Pierre realizes
she doesn’t remember her past at all.
The girl struggles to recall anything from before she may have tried to commit suicide, not only once butpossibly twice. The few glimpses into her life are discovered through dreams that can only suggest herpast was horrific and jaded by intense anger.Her memories may force her to lose everything she has grown to adore, especially the boy she lovesmore than anything in the world: Pierre.The girl, Félicité Moreau, must decide if the life she desires is enough to make things from her past right.Pierre struggles to resolve if Félicité means enough to him that he will fight for her, regardless of herpast and despite his own personal demons.
This is Julia King’s debut paranormal novel—
a Horrific Love Story.
“A rush of sweet warmth flooded Félicité for having remembered something about her past. The
heaviness in her mind and heart seeped free from her as though it pushed itself from all of her pores.She knew that eventually everything
her memories and knowledge
would come back.She ached for Pierre and Hélène to know her name. As fast as her legs could carry her, she sped into theliving room. Pierre was sound asleep, chest rising and falling in a rhythm that followed his thunderoussnores. He was so loud she found it difficult to remember why she had come to see him. However, she
couldn’t bear to wake him.