November 25, 2012

Touched

cover image of Touched
Corrine Jackson

A star-crossed romance highlights this series opener from Jackson, (If I Lie, 2012) about Remy O'Malley who possesses the power to heal people and the boy who should be her enemy. She lives with her mother and her abusive stepfather who beats Remy severely enough to send her to the hospital. There, she meets her real father who takes her to live with his family. Finally finding a happy home life, she meets the handsome and mysterious Asher Blackwell. He is a Protector, a member of a paranormal group who sacrificed their senses to become immortal and is intent on killing all healers. Because Remy has the power to make Protectors human again, they’ll be coming for her—if Asher doesn’t kill her first.