North to Nara: Crimson Sash Book 1

Young Adult

SCI-FI/DYSTOPIAN:  Neve lives in a society where empath sufferers who essentially take the troubles of others and the feelings that go with them. When the sufferer she normally helps is abruptly removed, she is assigned to help Micah Ward. She can see immediately that he is suffering from great loss and pain. As they grow closer, she is faced with a difficult choice. Turn her back on the nation so she can be with Micah or remain loyal. Both face a journey that will test their loyalty, love and they may end up losing their lives. 

“North to Nara” is the first book in this series. It is a beautiful love story mixed in with a unique plot turns into an adventure. Both these characters are well written and portrayed. The concept is refreshing and readers of paranormal romance are sure to enjoy it. The descriptions are such that brings the book to life in the mind and it plays like a movie. Emotions jump off the page and the journey is one that will not be easily forgotten. “Amanda Marin” has knocked it out of the park with this book and it will be exciting to see what she comes up with in the future. Definitely check this book and keep this authors name handy. She is definitely an author with a great talent and fascinating stories!

Lynn-Alexandria McKendrick