Katy now shares a connection with Daemon. She has become a hybrid. She also thinks that the connection with Daemon is affecting her feelings for her. She is trying to keep him at arms length. It is pretty hard when she falling for Mr. Allien.
To makes things more edgy the Department of Defense is in town and if they find out that Daemon is powerful and that Katy has powers now, they may take them both away.
They also have to think about a human/allien relationship won't be welcome in the Lux society. Also, there is a new boy in school. He immediately seeks Kathy and tells her that he can help her.
She begins training with a not so happy Daemon.
Daemon makes fun of Blake by changing his name constantly. And he is extremely jealous of his time with Katy.
Who is deceiving who?
This is a second great book in the series. Love the bad boy Daemon and his banter with Katy.
“I didn’t move that chair, Kitten.”
“I’m assuming you didn’t like where it was?”
“It was in your way,” I said. My hands were still curled around his arms.
“I can see that.” Daemon smoothed a fingertip over the curve of my bottom lip before taking my hand, pulling me up. Letting go, he watched me carefully and waited. Waited for…
What had happened slowly sank in beyond the fog in my brain. I’d just kissed him. Again. And right after he’d taken over my date with another guy—the guy I should be kissing. Or not. I didn’t know anything anymore.
“We can’t keep doing this.” My voice shook. “We—”
“We like each other,” he said, stepping forward, grasping the edges of the table on either side of me. “And before you say it, we were attracted to each other before I healed you. You can’t say that’s not true.”
He leaned in, his nose brushing my cheek. A shudder rolled through me. His lips pressed against the spot under my ear. “We need to stop fighting what we both want.”