Rory Power

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Rory Power grew up in New England, where she lives and works as a crime fiction editor and story consultant for TV adaptation. She received a Masters in Prose Fiction from the University of East Anglia, and thinks fondly of her time there, partially because she learned a lot but mostly because there were a ton of bunnies on campus.

She is represented by Daisy Parente at Lutyens & Rubinstein and Kim Witherspoon at InkWell Management.
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Reese reaches down and scratches lightly at the patch of blood staining my jeans. “We could wash that out.”

“With what?”

She rolls her eyes and gestures to the ocean. “Behold, dumbass.”

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“We don't get to choose what hurts us”
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“She’s never liked us much, not since she complained that there were no boys on the island, and Reese gave her the blankest look I’ve ever seen and said, “Plenty of girls, though.”
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a storm in my body to match the one in my head.”
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