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Bree Despain

Bree DespainBree Despain rediscovered her childhood love for creating stories when she took a semester off college to write and direct plays for at-risk, inner-city teens from Philadelphia and New York. She currently lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with her husband, two sons, and her beloved TiVo.


The Dark Divine: Dull

The Dark Divine by Bree Despain

Grace Divine has a nice stable life. She’s the daughter of the local Protestant pastor, her parents are supportive and loving, and she adores her big brother Jude. She’s got a great best friend and she loves studying art at her high school.

Everything is going well until Daniel, Grace’s childhood friend and first crush, moves back to town. Last time she saw him, three years ago, he’d had a fight with Jude, who was his best friend. Jude was badly hurt when Grace found him covered in blood in the front yard. Now Daniel is a different person, no longer the boy she knew, and she can tell there’s something badly wrong. Where has Daniel been? Why did he leave? Why is he back? Jude tells Grace to stay away from Daniel, but Grace just wants to help him.

I don’t read many YA paranormal romances; they’re just not my thing because they focus on teenage relationships — something I... Read More