By Greig Beck
A few legends are actual. Alex Hunter, code named Arcadian, wakes up without wisdom of who he's, within the care of a girl he doesn't realize, in a rustic no longer his personal. yet there's a calling deep inside of him, to come domestic to Black Mountain. shaped 1000000000 years in the past, the Appalachian's Black Mountain hosts a poor legend. lately a few hikers have long past lacking, and the rescue staff despatched to look for them has no longer again. A survivor is then chanced on half-alive, lined in blood - blood published to be no longer fairly human. Alex needs to confront an age-old enemy of guy and observe the reality approximately his prior, and confront the horror that stalks the frozen mountain, and in addition the only haunting his very soul.
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She drove slowly up a road that skirted the beach, then turned into a circular drive where they were greeted by a bright blue sign: CAPTAIN'S COVE. Behind the sign stood a large mansion which had once been the home of a sea captain. Green lawns sloped down to a narrow beach, and nearby was a lovely turquoise cove sheltered by a dark overhanging lava cliff. " Kay beamed. "I'm glad you do, honey. " Page 16 Their aunt parked the van in front of the guesthouse, and a girl ran out to greet them. An older boy followed.
Henning returned. Sara wondered why his words had the ominous sound of a warning. " asked Malia. Mr. Henning nodded in answer. "And I'd better get back to work" he said, but didn't make a move toward his easel until they turned and retraced their steps across the beach. As they started up the trail that led back over the bluff, Malia said, "Mr. Henning is right. " Sam glanced back at the artist, who was still watching them from the rocks. He didn't seem much like an artist, Sam thought, and the sketch on his canvas was not of this beach.
Thanks to Malia's father's good cooking," his aunt told him. "Because there are so few guests, I've opened the dining room to outsiders. I'd go broke if I didn't. " Sam asked curiously. " Kay finished her soup and sat back in her chair. " And while they waited for the main course to be served, Kay plunged into the history of the guesthouse. "Captain Peter Jensen, a wealthy merchant, built Captain's Cove," she began. "He had retired from the sea and gone into the import business with his brother, Christopher, who was Alex's father.
Black Mountain (Alex Hunter, Book 4) by Greig Beck