by Michelle Merrill
"With a new take on genies, GRANTED is full of great characters, a magical new world and an intriguing mystery, sure to delight fans of all ages. Crossing my fingers for a sequel!"—Chantele Sedgwick Author of Not Your Average Fairy Tale
“Brielle is a genie on a mission—finding her magic and experiencing the mortal world for the first time. Mystery, romance, and plenty of fun, Granted will brighten your afternoon and make you wish for more.”—Jacque Stevens, Author of The Stone Bearers
The existence of genies may be the best-kept secret in the history of the world.
After being trapped in the Sahara Desert for her whole life, sixteen-year-old genie Brielle finally gets her first assignment in Tri-Cities, Washington. She eagerly heads out into the human world to grant her first wish so that she can gain her magic. Unfortunately, her assigned human, Addie, stopped believing in wishes years ago and would much rather that everyone just leave her alone.
Complicating everything is Rock, Brielle’s childhood friend turned enemy. Brielle doesn’t need him ruining her first trip out into the human world. Too bad she can’t keep her mind—or her eyes—off him and his annoyingly cute dimples.
To make matters worse, genies in the Tri-Cities area are suspiciously dying. One broken lamp could be an accident, but after three deaths occur, Brielle suspects someone has uncovered the genies’ secret and is slowly killing them off one by one.
With the Genie Council ignoring the threat, Brielle desperately needs to gain her magic so she can stop the murderer before she—or Rock—is the next genie to die.