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There is a moment, just before every storm, when the entire world pauses. As if the atmosphere, in unison with the ocean tides, the wind, the sky’s watery teardrops, is forced to hold its breath. A bracing against the violence it knows will come—the tempest that perhaps this time, this moment, might actually shred the world’s soul.
Chapter 1, Siren’s Fury by Mary Weber
Second book in The Storm Siren Series and it began with a bang. How effing awesome is this beginning? I know that we should only share the first sentence, but I had to share the whole paragraph because it’s so bloody good! Everyone needs to read this series. GO READ IT NOW!!!