Firelight by Sophie Jordan


Written by Sophie Jordan

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Paranormal romance with a unique and exciting twist that will have teen and YA readers and readers of paranormal thrilled for something new and different. It's intense, unputdownable and a heart-pounding adventure with incredibly vivid characters that you feel utterly drawn to. As a draki, a descendant of dragons whose greatest defence is her secret ability to shift into human form, Jacinda is forced to live in the mortal world, the one thing that makes her life bearable is Will. She knows she should avoid him at all costs, for Will and his family hunt her kind. But the passion he stirs within her can't be ignored, even if it means risking her life ...


Firelight by Sophie Jordan

Marked as special at an early age, Jacinda knows her every move is watched. She longs for the freedom to make her own choices, but when she breaks the 'no flying' rule, she nearly pays with her life. Until a beautiful stranger saves her. A stranger who was sent to hunt those like her. For Jacinda is a draki, a descendant of dragons whose greatest defence is her secret ability to shift into human form. And her rare ability to breathe fire makes her desirable, and important, to the survival of the draki. Forced to flee into the mortal world with her family, Jacinda struggles to adapt to her new surroundings. There she meets gorgeous, elusive Will who stirs her inner draki to life. Although she is irresistibly drawn to him, Jacinda knows Will's dark secret: he and his family are hunters. She should avoid him at all costs. But her inner draki is slipping away, and if it dies she will be left as a human forever. She'll do anything to prevent that. Even if it means getting closer to her most dangerous enemy.


'Jordan's compelling addition to the supernatural star-crossed lovers theme is equal parts taut suspense and sensuous romance.' - Booklist

'Just surrender to the sizzle.' - Kirkus Reviews

'The chemistry between Jacinda and Will sizzles on the page ... if it was possible, I'm sure my book would have caught fire.' -

About the Author

Sophie Jordan

Sophie Jordan grew up in the Texas Hill Country, where she wove stories of dragons, warriors and princesses. A former high school English teacher, she is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author.

Sophie lives in Houston, Texas, USA, and when she is not writing she enjoys true crime and reality TV shows. She also writes paranormal romances under the name Sharie Kohler.

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288 pages


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Oxford University Press

Publication date

3rd March 2011




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