Compulsion: Heirs of Watson Island Series, Book 1

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Beautiful Creatures meets The Body Finder in Compulsion , the first novel in a spellbinding new trilogy. All her life, Barrie Watson has been a virtual prisoner in the house where she lived with her shut-in mother. When her mother dies, Barrie promises to put some mileage on her stiletto heels. But she finds a new kind of prison at her aunt's South Carolina plantation instead--a prison guarded by an ancient spirit who long ago cursed one of the three founding families of Watson Island and gave the others magical gifts that became compulsions. Stuck with the ghosts of a generations-old feud and hunted by forces she cannot see, Barrie must find a way to break free of the family legacy. With the help of sun-kissed Eight Beaufort, who knows what Barrie wants before she knows herself, the last Watson heir starts to unravel her family's twisted secrets. What she finds is dangerous: a love she never expected, a river that turns to fire at midnight, a gorgeous cousin who isn't what she seems, and very real enemies who want both Eight and Barrie dead.
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Full title compulsion
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series Heirs of Watson Island trilogy
series_with_volume Heirs of Watson Island trilogy|1
subject_facet Aunts -- Fiction, Blessing and cursing -- Fiction, Islands -- South Carolina -- Fiction, Orphans -- Fiction, Paranormal fiction, Czech, South Carolina -- Fiction, Spirits -- Fiction, Vendetta -- Fiction
title_display Compulsion
title_full Compulsion / Martina Boone, Compulsion Heirs of Watson Island Series, Book 1
title_short Compulsion
title_sub Heirs of Watson Island Series, Book 1
topic_facet Aunts, Blessing and cursing, Islands, Mythology, Orphans, Paranormal fiction, Czech, Romance, Spirits, Vendetta, Young Adult Fiction