A Curse Awakened by Cecy Robson (Excerpt)

Posted August 12, 2014 | 25 Comments


A Cursed Awakened is a prequel novella that takes us back to pre-Tahoe days, and gives us some insight to their supernatural powers and the curse that caused them. I love this series!

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A Cursed Awakened
by Cecy Robson
Published: August 19, 2014
by Loveswept


Discover Cecy Robson’s sensational Weird Girls series—or return to where the magic first began—with this eBook original prequel novella about four sisters coming to grips with their unique supernatural powers.

Celia Wird shouldn’t possess the ability to transform into a tigress. Her three sisters should never be able to burst into flames, heal wounds, or transform common objects into deadly weapons. And yet they do.

Before they were born, the Wird Sisters were cursed by a spell that was intended to destroy them, not endow them with extraordinary powers. The sisters’ magic is untamed and explosive at best, and time is running out for them to take command.

Vampires have targeted Celia’s sweet, tragically human ex-boyfriend Danny. The sisters rush to his aid, but in order to take down the vamps, first they must face their dark past and break a spell that’s screwing up their powers. Except this curse wasn’t meant to be broken . . . and the witch who cast it isn’t done toying with them yet.

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Excerpt (From Chapter One)

My tigress’s eyes replaced my own. My vision sharpened―making everything and everyone clearer―an asset every predator needs to hunt its prey. Taran cringed, edging away from me, and so did my sisters. I lowered my gaze and breathed slowly, withdrawing my inner beast and soothing her as best I could. She didn’t want to hurt my sisters, and neither did I. But my anger was often the whip that riled her―and me―into a manic phase that searched for blood.

And the last time I let her loose, she got that chance to bite.

I opened my eyes when my breathing slowed and the blood racing through my veins ceased pounding against my eardrums. Embarrassed by my lack of control, I walked into the kitchen and stood near the glass door leading out to the large yard. My eyes scanned the well-groomed grass. I’d mowed it that morning while Emme saw to the pretty flower beds where we’d finally scattered our foster mother’s ashes. Ana Lisa had loved her tiny house and would’ve wanted us to stay. But Taran was right, it had been years since Ana Lisa lost her battle with cancer and now it was time for us to move on.

Long skinny arms wrapped around my waist. Shayna was braver than her perky demeanor would ever reveal, but she also recognized that I’d reined in my beast. At five foot five she was two inches taller than both me and Taran, and exactly five inches taller than our Emme. She placed her chin on my shoulder. “You’re getting stronger, Ceel,” she whispered. “It didn’t take you long to tame that kitty cat of yours.”

Weird Girls Series

Sealed with a Curse (book #1)

A Cursed Embraced (book #2)

A Cursed Moon (book #2.5)

Cursed by Destiny (book #3)

Cecy Robson

Cecy Robson is the New Adult author of Once Perfect, Once Loved, and Once Pure and the award-winning author of the Weird Girls urban fantasy romance series. A self-proclaimed professional napper, Robson counts among her talents a jaw-dropping knowledge of useless trivia, the ability to make her hair big, and a knack for breaking into song despite her family’s vehement protests. A full-time writer, registered nurse, wife, and mother living in the Great Northwest, she enjoys spending time with her family and silencing the yappy characters in her head by telling their stories.

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25 responses to “A Curse Awakened by Cecy Robson (Excerpt)

  1. Thank you, everyone, for stopping by. For those who haven’t read my series, I hope you’ll give it a try. For those who have, I hope that you continue to enjoy my work. Christy, thank you so much for the lovely feature and for your amazing show of support. <3

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