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If this were written by anyone but Stacey Kade, author of the fabulous Ghost and the Goth series, I wouldn't read this. As it is, Kade has already proven herself a fantastic writer even if the jacket copy makes it sound ridiculous. ME WANT.
by Stacey Kade
April 23, 2013 (Diney-Hyperion)
416 pages (hardcover)
1. Never trust anyone.
2. Remember they are always searching.
3. Don’t get involved.
4. Keep your head down.
5. Don’t fall in love.
simple rules. Ariane Tucker has followed them since the night she
escaped from the genetics lab where she was created, the result of
combining human and extraterrestrial DNA. Ariane’s survival—and that of
her adoptive father—depends on her ability to blend in among the
full-blooded humans in a small Wisconsin town, to hide in plain sight at
her high school from those who seek to recover their lost (and
But when a cruel prank at school goes awry,
it puts her in the path of Zane Bradshaw, the police chief’s son and
someone who sees too much. Someone who really sees her. After years of
trying to be invisible, Ariane finds the attention frightening—and
utterly intoxicating. Suddenly, nothing is simple anymore, especially
not the rules…