Codi’s life is falling apart. With no parents and no prospects, she’s good at one thing: fighting. When one of her teachers cashes in on an old debt, she is thrown a lifeline, and sent somewhere she can finally use her skills. Conscripted into a high-tech training academy, Codi is set on the bruising path to compete in the Gauntlet – an interstellar combat tournament of epic proportions. She now has one goal: to win the Gauntlet - no matter the cost.
Welcome to Veridian Shores - a world of darkness, glamour, temptation and risk. And Vampires. Youngblood Gliss Raynor is from out of town, and she's on a mission. Capper Jackson, problem child of the Glaive Clan, is a local hunter who knows the lie of the land. Between them they hold the means to turn the world upside down for themselves and all their kin. As their relationship deepens and Gliss's true intentions become clear, both young vampires will have their loyalties tested to breaking point. With the feuding of the vampire clans threatening to spill bloodily out into the human world, and ancient secrets being revived from their millennia long slumber, they must choose whether they stand with their clans, or with each other... [COMPLETED]
When a stranger shows up the workhouse of foxkin tech-breaker Lilac with the promise of a big payday, it’s just another day for her. By accepting the contract, however, she unknowingly sets in motion a chain of events that threatens to wipe out everything she knows and loves. Landing paws-first into the morass of the city’s political power-play, she has two choices. She can either be sucked down into it, or tear the whole thing apart. And Lilac isn’t about to lie down and die without a fight. The odds are stacked against her in a game of shadows, mayhem and murder. But the powers that be have forgotten one thing. No one told her she was supposed to lose. [COMPLETED]