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A beautiful woman awakens on a plane and discovers that things are going terribly wrong. The plane is about to crash into the Hudson River…and she can't even remember her own name.

After she survives the crash, the airline determines that her name is Angela Sands. But she has no idea who she really is.

Reporter Dante Kearns is fascinated by the woman the media dubs "the Ange
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Paperback, 304 pages
Published September 13th 2011 by Forge Books
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WildAboutBones
4.5 Stars! What a good debut novel by Marrow! A plane crash, an amnesiac, a reporter, a murder, a romance and a mysterious talent take center stage in this paranormal romance with a mainstream novel slant featuring a creative new mythos for the sexy female lead character.

The media named her "Angel of the Hudson" when she survived a plane crash and saved a baby — the only other survivor. Unfortunately, while she can recall the details of the crash, she has no memory of who she is, why she was on
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Vanessa
Jul 01, 2012 Vanessa rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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Richard Cummings
What a fascinating book! I wish I could think of a less "cliche'" way of saying that I really didn't want to put this one down. It grabs the reader on the first page, and keeps one wondering what the heck is going on. I am glad that I had the opportunity to read it and recommend it highly.
Jacqueline
D*** my review disappeared. I'll try again.

I liked it. It was hard to decide on what genre it is though. I bought in from the sci fi section but it's not really sci fi. Nor is it urban fantasy. It's not really a romance although I suppose that is closest. The major part of the story however involves a woman with amnesia discovering that she might be reincarnated or possessed or what have you. There is a guy who helps her and they sort of have a thing but mostly it is about discovering who/what s
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Dale Ibitz
Aug 28, 2011 Dale Ibitz rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I won this ARC in a Goodreads giveaway.

I'm usually wary about reading books written by celebrities because many times the talent doesn't extend beyond the name. This book was different.

Angel begins with a woman waking up on a plane right before it crashes. The twist is she has no idea who she is. No clue. Nada. Nothing. Then the plane crashes, she's rescued, and is hoping that something--anything--will spark her memories. She is dubbed "Angel" because not only did she survive the crash, but she
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Ian Wood
This is the entire review as posted on my books, TV, movies and writing blog. Note that there may be links on my blog which do not appear here, and not also that entries on my blog may be subject to revisions, updates, and amendments, etc., which will not appear here.

WARNING: SPOILERS THROUGHOUT!!!

I breezed through the first third of this with no effort which I took as a very positive sign! The writing is really good, and my fear that this was going to enter into a sickly embrace with instadore
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Samantha Weck
Sep 03, 2013 Samantha Weck rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book was amazing! I loved the different point of views. I heard about this book from Ice loves Coco. The book sounded really good and viola, I bought it. I'm so glad I did. I couldn't put it down. It was so addicting. I loved how Angela tried to control her gift and figured out who killed her. She is so nice and sweet. Dante was awesome. I liked how he actually listened to Angela instead of automatically thinking she's crazy. He's done a lot to help Angela. I was rooting for those two the w ...more
Jessica
Aug 04, 2012 Jessica rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
unbelievably amazing. different from anything I've ever read. highly recommend it !
hoping for a sequel and soon !!
so much action and suspense and lust just a wonderful array of subjects in one fantastic book .

I didn't think it would be great at first because the author ICE-T's wife just looks so superficial and not capable of writing such a masterpiece ... boy was I wrong I've really learned now to not judge a book or a person for that matter by the cover .
She has amazing thought and imagina
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Bob
Dec 30, 2011 Bob rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Found this in the SF library bookshop. Lady at the desk asked me if I knew who the author was, and didn't evidence much hope for its quality. I had not a clue who Marrow is. However, this book was a real treat. Interesting from the beginning. Leaves a number of loose plot ends, but these add more to the tension, rather than being distracting. Hard to put down. I thoroughly enjoyed it. I would call it more "romance" than paranormal or mystery. If there is one failing, it would be the ending, whic ...more
Gail
Nov 09, 2011 Gail rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I got this book through my library hold system and didn't remember why I had requested it. When I saw who wrote it I was even more leery about reading it. But, being blonde myself and not wanting to perpetuate that misconsception (LOL) I started the book. The first five chapters flew by. I found it well written with an interesting plot line. I was enjoying the ride until the main character displayed so many supernatural abilities that it became unbelievable. Not a total waste of my time but I'm ...more
Angello Adrien
Jul 20, 2015 Angello Adrien rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was so good.Coco is a amazing writer.
Bridget
Oct 06, 2011 Bridget rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
It was a pretty good read. Something you would read between books maybe. For me personally, it wasn't really the thriller it said it was. Had a kind of supernatural thing going to me. But it was a "light" read {compared to some of the books I have read..lol} But worth reading. :-)
Gene
Nov 15, 2011 Gene rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

Real good reading...

Pretty girl,, in a plane crash..but doesn't remember anything of her past,,but still saved a child from the sea crash...
that's it... read it.. you will like it.....


gene......
Denise Whelan
Oct 19, 2013 Denise Whelan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I liked the book. In terms of this being the one author's debut book, it was very good. Even if believing that someone can only read the minds of men and "change," I still enjoyed the book. Kudos to Nicole "Coco" Marrow on her first book!!!
Cristina Reyes
Aug 22, 2012 Cristina Reyes rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
i thought Coco did a great job on this book i mean she has great skills shes very into the romance/sexually types of book but i loved it and i hope she does a sequal
Jason
Jun 24, 2013 Jason rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-2013
Kind of wacky. Only a handful of massive logical flaws.

TOR usually copyedits their releases better than this, though.
Amanda
Tooooooo much I couldn't finish it!! There was just too much going on and it made it impossible to read.
Caitlin
Jul 13, 2011 Caitlin rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves:
I've won this book in a goodreads contest. I've heard great things about it, and I'm dying to read this book.
Marisol
Nov 22, 2011 Marisol rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
i love "coco" but this book did not do it for me i tryed to read but keep going to sleep....
amber
i won this book in a goodreads first reads giveaway.
Glenda Alexander
Very intriguing story.
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