By Lisa T. Bergren
Mom touched my underdress—a costume made 600 years before—and her eyes widened as she rubbed the uncooked silk among thumb and forefinger. She became and touched Lia’s costume. “Where did you get those clothes?” In Cascade, the second one booklet within the River of Time sequence, Gabi understands she’s left her middle within the fourteenth century and she or he persuades Lia to assist her to come, although they understand doing so will danger their very lives. after they arrive, weeks have handed and all of Siena longs to have fun the heroines who became the tide within the conflict opposed to Florence—while the Florentines will visit nice lengths to determine them dead. But Marcello patiently awaits, and Gabi needs to come to a decision if she’s prepared to depart her relatives in the back of for sturdy in an effort to supply her middle to him forever.
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Come, m’lady. We must get to the castello. ” “Those men we saw…” “Spies from Firenze. They’ve been relentless since you’ve been gone. We’ve caught several of them. But still they come, seeking to find the weakness that will bring us down. Our days of battle are far from over. And you, my love, are at the heart of it. ” I said. ” I glanced toward my mom and sister as they came into view, taking comfort in the sight of Marcello’s men still acting all commando around them. “Nothing good, I can assure you,” he said, pulling me into an embrace that spoke of shielding, shelter.
Melody Carlson, author of the Diary of a Teenage Girl and TrueColors series “As the mother of two teens and two preteens, I found Waterfall to be a gutsy but clean foray into the young adult genre for Lisa T. Bergren, who handles it with a grace and style all her own. Gabriella Betarrini yanked me out of my time and into a harrowing adventure as she battled knights—and love! ” Ronie Kendig, author of Nightshade “I loved every minute of this adventure that took me out of our time and into the fourteenth century, and I marveled at how true to life teenage Gabi remained when facing extraordinary circumstances.
Mom, just give me a chance. Let me show you the tomb. ” I eyed the computer screen. Another ten minutes. Another ten days, for Marcello, thirty now that I’d been gone. Was he giving up? Giving in to Lady Rossi and the pressure to follow through on their marriage agreement? Had he guessed that she might have been poisoning me? Mom was still staring at me, at Lia, assessing. “Come on,” she said finally, lifting the back of the tent and bending. She was going to sneak out. My mother never sneaked anywhere.