Young Adult Urban Fantasy
Fifteen-year-old Cate takes weird, unusual and plain terrifying in her stride. Five yearsin witness protection will do that. It didn’t however prepare her for when everything and
everyone surrounding her suddenly froze at the bus stop. All still like statues. Only she sees the
teens appear out of thin air. One boy hoists the bus she’s waiting to board over his head, while
the others disarm a bomb placed underneath it. When she confronts them the teens vanish.
Intrigued why Cate wasn’t frozen at the bus stop, the teens pursue her relentlessly. Theyarrive at Socrates Private School and all the teachers and the other students act like they’ve
known them all forever– like they’ve always attended the school. Cate sees something different.
She is adamant they are totally new to Socrates and have never set foot in the school before
today. What’s with that?
When Cate accidentally brings a dead cheerleader back to life, her connection to thesecretive teens is revealed. They are Timesurfers who travel through time and battle the powerful
dark forces intent on manipulating history. A reluctant Cate is forced into their brutal world. She
must discover her magical powers, choose a side, and end an ancient war. That’s if, and it’s a
pretty big if, she can survive the initiation trials. No pressure though.
“You could have killed her.” Naitanui gave Austin a look Cate was all too familiar look.Her mother used it often. It came with an “I’ll deal with you later” clause.
“Put me down.” She pounded on his back with her fists. Unperturbed, he strode toward where Naitanui had disappeared. A shudder ran through her body, and the waterfall was behindthem. They had walked straight through and arrived dry on the other side. She stretched to touch
the water, and her fingers glided through nothing. Another shudder ran up her arm yet it
“It’s a glamour.” Austin set her down. “More magic.” He strolled further into the cave,heading for an opening in the rock wall. The slightest hint of light filtered through the gap.
“You can’t go back to 2014 without me. Come and learn about time travel.” Austinducked through the archway. “You demanded I bring you here for answers, so man up and come
and get them.”
Little puffs of red dirt rose as she marched after him. Time travel. What the hell? Thiswasn’t going at all how she expected.