The Book of Shadows

By James Reese

Alone one of the younger women taught by means of nuns at a convent college in nineteenth-century France, orphaned Herculine has neither wealth nor social connections. whilst she's accused of being a witch, the shy pupil is locked up without wish of get away ... till her rescue via a true witch, the gorgeous, mysterious Sebastiana. Swept away to the witch's manor, Herculine will input a ravishing, erotic global to find her actual nature -- and her future -- during this breathtaking, darkly sensual first novel.

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He grew to become from me to Sebastiana and additional, “I haven't left this position due to the fact. I by no means will. ” At this Sebastiana smiled. “They have helped me right here. Fed me. Clothed me. Taught me a lot. they've got won my loyalty and love. ” “It’s sufficient already, boy! ” stated Asmodei, now not unkindly. “Bring me wine to scrub down this far more than sentiment! ” As Roméo poured the wine, Asmodei positioned his hand at the boy’s knee; and farther up, to squeeze the muscled thigh. Roméo, prior to returning to his seat, crooked one finger and looked as if it would toy with a golden curl that clung to the man’s neck. A filial gesture? whatever extra, whatever amorous? i will not say.

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