So, Linda, how did you come up with the idea for N8?
Linda: I'd been rolling around the idea of genetically-enhanced young adults in my head for some time, but I wanted their story to be different from what's been portrayed elsewhere. And then, out of the blue, I got it. The hook.
But don't think this is a YA series. Far from.
And, by the way, if "the children" think their worries are finally over, they have another think coming! The corporation may be "down" at the moment, but it's definitely not "out".
- Single-celled micro-organisms
- Mammals, including humans.
They've endured brutal experiments and testing since birth, but to what end? When will it stop? They realize it won’t, unless they do something about it.
Cydney Huddleston works for corporation, but she can’t stand how the company is treating “the children.” N8 and the others know nothing of real life outside of the underground labs they’re forced to live in, or the lies they’ve been fed. When she’s ordered to seduce N8, she makes a decision that will ruin her career, and possibly cost her her life, but it’s worth it to free the innocent ones who have never breathed fresh air, seen the stars, or even felt love.
Out of thousands of attempts to create an 8th Species, only six survived, and they must stick together. The question is, who can they trust with their secrets?
Because the truth has the power to set them free. Literally.
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She has numerous best sellers, including 10 consecutive #1s. In 2009, she was named Whiskey Creek Press Torrid's Author of the Year, and her book MY STRENGTH, MY POWER, MY LOVE was named the 2009 WCPT Book of the Year. In 2011, her book LORD OF THUNDER was named the Epic Ebook "Eppie" Award Winner for Best Erotic Sci-Fi Romance.
In addition, she write naughty erotic romances under the name of Carolyn Gregg, and horror under the pseudonym of Gail Smith.