January St. Davis, on her own since the age of sixteen and struggling to
stay in college, thinks she’s scored in a major way when she lands a paid
summer internship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in
Atlanta.One evening, after working an
especially long shift, a chance encouter with a group of mysterious men alters
the course of her life.
Rykerian Yarrister, a Guardian of Vesturon with unearthly powers and
impossibly gorgeous looks, finds himself at odds over the human female he
recently saved from certain death.When
it seems he is on the verge of winning her over, she is ripped from his hands
by a strange and powerful being, threatening to destroy her if his demands are
Do Rykerian and the Guardians have the ability to meet this fierce barbarian’s
ultimatums, or will January suffer a horrid demise?
Series : The Guardians of Vesturon
Genre : Young Adult Paranormal Romance (with a sci-fi element)
Heat : Hot
About the author
One day, on her way home from work
as a sales manager, A. M. Hargrove, realized her life was on fast forward and
if she didn't do something soon, it would quickly be too late to write that
work of fiction she had been dreaming of her whole life.So, she rolled down the passenger window of
her fabulous (not) company car and tossed out her leather briefcase.Luckily, the pedestrian in the direct line of
fire was a dodgeball pro and had über quick reflexes enabling him to avoid getting
bashed in the head.Feeling a tad guilty
about the near miss, A. M. made a speedy turn down a deserted side street
before tossing her crummy, outdated piece-of-you-know-what lap top out the
window.She breathed a liberating sigh
of relief, picked up her cell phone and hit #4 on her speed dial.
A.M:Hey Boss, I'm calling to let you know you can pick up my luxury Ford
Focus at Starbucks near the interstate.
A.M.’s Boss:Why ever would I want to do that?
A.M.:Because I quit!
A.M. hit the end button and speed
dialed her husband.
A.M.:Hey hubs, can you pick me up at Starbucks?
A.M.’s Hubs:Sure...having some car trouble?
A.M.:Not at all.I don't have a car to have trouble with because I just quit my job.
A.M.:It's time for a new career and I am going to
be a very famous novelist.
So began A. M. Hargrove's career as
a young adult paranormal romance author of self-published ebooks.Her series, The Guardians of Vesturon,
centers around a family of six siblings and is a mix of humor, mystery,
suspense and of course, love.Survival
and Resurrection are her first and second full length novels, and Beginnings is
her prequel novella to the series.Determinant, her third in the series will be released 6/30/12.
(It didn’t really happen like that,
but you get the idea!)