The Awakening by Kelley Armstrong
(Darkest Powers, Book 2)

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If you had met me a few weeks ago, you probably would have described me as an average teenage girl—someone normal. Now my life has changed forever and I'm as far away from normal as it gets. A living science experiment—not only can I see ghosts, but I was genetically altered by a sinister organization called the Edison Group. What does that mean? For starters, I'm a teenage necromancer whose powers are out of control; I raise the dead without even trying. Trust me, that is not a power you want to have. Ever.

Now I'm running for my life with three of my supernatural friends—a charming sorcerer, a cynical werewolf, and a disgruntled witch—and we have to find someone who can help us before the Edison Group finds us first. Or die trying.


About Kelley Armstrong

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When librarians finally granted Kelley Armstrong an adult card, she made straight for the epic fantasy and horror shelves. She spent the rest of her childhood and teen years happily roaming fantastical and terrible worlds, and vowed that someday she'd write a story combining swords, sorcery, and the ravenous undead. That story begins with Sea of Shadows.Armstrong's first works for teens were the New York Times bestselling Darkest Powers and Darkness Rising trilogies. All of her novels for teens have been New York Times bestsellers. She lives in rural Ontario with her husband, three children, and far too many pets.
Published April 17, 2009 by HarperCollins. 388 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Horror, Young Adult, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Romance. Fiction

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A small group of supernatural teens escapes The Edison House, a malevolent scientific organization bent on their destruction, and embarks on a desperate journey to find the one man who might help them.

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I thought ‘The Awakening’ was a mediocre book at best, which meant that I didn’t think it was a complete waste of time, and I admit I might read the last book of the trilogy just to complete the circle, but if you are picker about your reading than I am, there are better books and book series on ...

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Knowing, at least instinctively, that being with the Edison Group is even worse than being at Lyle House, Chloe begins to dig into the group first trying her powers to talk to any ghosts lingering in the building, then doing her best to hack into the head scientist’s computer.

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