Deceived – L.A. Starkey

Deceived, the debut novel in the Soul Keeper Series, is a modern day love story about the implications of having more than one soul mate, and having to choose between the two of them. The decisions of the gods has left the next generation, their heirs, torn between fate and reality, and the balance of the future hangs in anticipation of what’s to come.

Vartik Jazmine Vallum is on the hunt for something precious and has gone from world to world to find it. Becoming a thief was never her goal in life, but her search requires funding and no one is willing to help, so she helps herself. Marek Vartik is the upcoming king of his people, a race long thought to have been extinct. He has been granted a one year reprieve to travel the galaxies and get the need for adventure out of his blood. She doesn’t plan on giving him anything for his help, but he is set on taking everything – especially her heart.