“Tomorrow is my twentieth birthday, and I face the upcoming event with great apprehension and secret excitement- apprehension because I know who (or rather what) is coming for me, and excitement because I’m thrilled at the prospect of seeing himMore“Tomorrow is my twentieth birthday, and I face the upcoming event with great apprehension and secret excitement- apprehension because I know who (or rather what) is coming for me, and excitement because I’m thrilled at the prospect of seeing him again.
While my mother is well aware of my anxiety, she is totally oblivious to my perverse anticipation and longing…”Lisbon, Portugal: November 1, 1510: a little girl named Veronica encounters a mysterious stranger in the woods on her tenth birthday. As his strange golden eyes stare into her own, she feels a burning sensation on the inside of her wrist. An elegant spiral of tiny birthmarks has been branded upon the delicate skin. Her superstitious mother believes the stranger to be a demon, and fears that her daughter will be labeled a witch for bearing the unholy mark.
Instead of being frightened, however, Veronica is secretly intrigued. Ten years later, she receives another mark and another visit from the golden-eyed creature. He informs her that she is the Chosen One the Sacred Oracle has spoken of in the prophecies...Providence, Rhode Island: Present Day: Veronica Cabral is an art historian who has just moved from Portugal to the U.S.
for a research position at Brown University. Plagued by recurring dreams, powerful episodes of déjà-vu, and inexplicable memories of the sixteenth century, her former psychologist in Lisbon has referred her to one of New England’s best past life regression therapists. She is desperately seeking answers to many questions, including the odd birthmark on the inside of her wrist.
The disturbing dreams intensify when she meets Victor, the sexy lead singer of the alternative band ICON. Tall, dark and gorgeous, his golden “stage eyes” only add to his mystique. Despite an overwhelming physical attraction for him, Veronica senses there is something very strange about Victor...something otherworldly. When she finally remembers her past life and discovers Victor’s true identity, she is faced with the urgent task of fulfilling a prophecy of epic proportions- one that may ultimately save mankind. Veronica is forced to embark on an incredible journey that exceeds the scope of human imagination, and leads her to an exciting world far beyond her own.The Watchers is an epic, supernatural romance.
It is an intriguing tale of the unexplained mysteries within our universe, the fight for human justice, and of love so powerful and passionate that it can withstand oceans of Time. Inspired by actual events, this unique and thrilling historical sci-fi fantasy is sure to leave you breathless.