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Clare moves with her mother from London to an historic English estate called Ravensmere in the countryside. There, it seems the village residents already know who Clare is, yet Clare has never been there before. She also falls in love with Mark, a maddeningly attractive biker. When she discovers the secrets of Ravensmere and realizes her own importance to the place, will she risk her and Mark's future to save it?
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Action/suspense subplot?    -   Yes Action:    -   searching for a treasure Inner struggle subplot    -   Yes Struggle with...    -   feelings growing up with special abilities    -   (general) search for identity/new understanding If one lover chases another...    -   he chases after her

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age/status:    -   20's-30's If magical/mental powers:    -   telekinesis Sex makes him    -   confident

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   a teen Profession/status:    -   student Magical/mental powers of main antagonist:    -   telekinesis Effect of sexing    -   confused    -   wild    -   angry    -   unhappy for sexing the guy    -   scared Unusual characteristics:    -   Frigid - would not even feel a jackhammer down there


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   Fancy Mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment What % of story is romance related?    -   50% How explicit is the sex?    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   Weiner talk Focus of story    -   Her How much dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog How much sexing?    -   1-2 sex acts

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