When a group of marines is caught in an explosion, each survivor is left with a supernatural ability … Troubled Waters: Brody Teller wakes with the ability to control the ocean. When he is tasked with providing protection for Rayna Lopez and her sister, Brody and Rayna realize they’ve met before. Despite a lack of trust between them, they face an attraction neither can deny. As they fight to keep Rayna’s sister alive, deceptions are revealed, but they must learn to trust each other or no one will survive. The Promise: The Prequel to Beyond the Past. Three years ago, Gabby’s lover, Lucas Tate, left her, and she never heard from him again. She encounters him once more on a snowy night when he walks into the convenience store where she works. With the bad weather closing all highways, the two end up trapped with each other, and their past. Will Lucas’ reasons for abandoning Gabby be enough for her to forgive him and move into the future he so desperately wants? Beyond the Past: Lucas Tate recovers from the explosion with the ability to see people dying before they do. To protect Gabby from his secret and those who gave him the ability, Lucas leaves her once again. As she searches for answers to why Lucas disappeared, she suffers greatly at the hands of those hunting him. Reunited by the secretive operative Joe Smith, Lucas reveals his ability to Gabby, and they must join forces to stop his persecutors, or they will both. Shifting Souls: Garrett Bloom survives with the ability to shift into a bear. When Joe Smith offers Garrett a job with his agency, he is tasked with the job of keeping Ruby McDermott safe after she escapes a kidnapping attempt. Expecting a spoiled brat, Garrett finds a shy, down-to-earth woman, and the attraction between them quickly grows. When the identity of Ruby’s kidnapper is revealed, the danger is closer to home than either expected. Second Sight: Zachary Johnson woke from the explosion completely blind except when he steps in front of a mirror, he can see snippets of the future. Zach is recruited by Joe Smith to help in the war against a faction of the government only known as Group Nine. He is partnered with Joe’s old lover, Ella, an angry woman. As they work together, Zach is able to bypass her defenses and they find themselves caught up in a whirlwind romance. As the last phase of the plan goes terribly wrong, Zach is apprehended by Group Nine. Will Ella save her lover, or is she responsible for his capture? Fire and Ice: Ruben Velasquez was left with the ability to start fires and works on Joe Smith’s Texas ranch. Katherine McCoy, a federal prosecutor, is attacked before an important trial begins, revealing that her involvement in the litigation has put her in mortal danger. Her uncle hires Joe Smith to protect her, and she is whisked away to Texas to find herself under the care of the seductive cowboy, Ruben. Their vast differences have them at odds, yet an intense attraction eventually develops. When Joe Smith disappears, their trust is put to the test as they strive to solve why Joe vanished. Attempted Assassination: Jordan Callahan woke from the explosion without a supernatural ability … or did he? He serves Group Nine and will eradicate all who pose a threat to it. His next mission is to assassinate Joe Smith. A year ago, an explosion killed Ava Callahan’s husband and his Marine unit – or so she thought. When she’s given proof that Jordan and most members of his unit survived, she wonders why he never returned home. With the help of his unit, Ava hopes to reclaim her life with Jordan. When Jordan is caught, he has no recollection of his past. By using unconventional means to recover his memories, they discover what really happened to Jordan, as well as the suppressed supernatural ability he was left with after the explosion.
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