Book One of The Mystic Series
Finding out you're the most powerful witch in the world should make things easy, right? Wrong! Join Layla as she abandons her lonely existence in Oklahoma and embraces a life full of magic, love, heartbreak and danger...
After three years caring for her dying mother, Layla Callaway learns she was adopted under unusual circumstances. Following a cryptic message to seek her birth family in Oregon, Layla uproots her lonely life, quickly finding she descends from witches and wizards. Magic is in her blood, and a handsome family friend is eager to prove it. Through a ring imprinted with her birth parents’ memories, Layla’s enigmatic past comes to light, presenting possibilities and trials more chimerical than her wildest dreams.
Quin’s natural charisma yields plenty of witches, but he longs for the lost witch–-the mysterious Layla. He's dreamed about her his entire life, envisioning the day he would lay eyes on her face and aura. When that day arrives, not only is he breathless, he’s confronted with the challenge of a lifetime–-an innate need to keep her safe and forever by his side.
Employing fiendish manipulation and manpower, Agro uses the arcane force of others to elevate his supremacy and wealth. Nothing pleases him more than latching on to a mystical vein, and never has there been a more enticing source. The divine witch will be his.
Stretching from coast to coast and teeming with loathed villains and beloved heroes, Descension is rich with emotion, magic and intrigue. Whether the reader is laughing, crying or falling in love, they'll find themselves invested in Layla's fate through the rich dialogue and emotionally driven characters that weave the web of this fiery tale.
"Loved It! Couldn't put it down! Captivates and draws you in from the beginning! Througly enjoyed this Wonderful Book! Can't wait for the second in the series!" ~Connie Williamson
"If you are looking for your next GREAT read, this BOOK is it! It grabs the reader in a tight hold and doesn't release them until the last page.Masterfully crafted, it will transform you into a Mystical world that you will never want to leave! You will find yourself turning pages to find out what fate lies ahead for Layla, and why her past was never revealed to her, but is her past too dangerous to reveal even now??? Go ahead take a deep breath and start reading, I dare you, Its addictive and will leave you waiting to hear more from this author!! Congrats B.C. Burgess on a terrific book!" ~Leona Chapman