YA/NA Space Opera/Paranormal Romance/Fantasy
her power-hungry sister discovers Olwen Pendragon, President of The
Unified Zemele States is a Selchie (half-human/half-seal) she causes
Olwen to lose not only her position but the trust in the citizens of the
seven planet system. Exiled, she takes a job as a translator on a
spaceship bound for the outer planets. Olwen is intrigued by the
co-pilot, Kerrick, who is a Were (wolf) despite her seal senses telling
her he is dangerous. While plotting her own return to power Olwen must
dodge the murderous reach of Anna. The theft of Olwen’s seal skin could
prove to be Anna’s deadliest threat.
FIRST 150 WORDS:
Olwen slid off the boulder snout first, her primal need to return to the ocean finally satiated.
ducked her head under the waves coming up to the surface with a snort.
She gazed around seeing the seals, looking back at the shore she spotted
a human walking with their head down as if searching for something.
Anna. If only she’d love me like a sister would…
turned her head toward Olwen muttering to herself. Fear at being
discovered shot through Olwen, and she slid back into the water. Does Anna suspect I am a Selchie? The
knowledge of Olwen being a Selchie would not only delay the
presidential swearing-in but she would no longer be able to hold the
office of presidency. Only humans can be president of the System. Olwen
watched Anna scour the shore. Finally, she gave up and left. Olwen
barked her happiness.