Only By The Night

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Werewolves are just a myth. Right?

Emily West thought so.

But then she moves to Brentwood, and everything changes. Fiction becomes reality. And the truth becomes lies.

Emily finds herself stuck in the middle of a feud, torn between family and love. Emily doesn’t know what, or who to believe in anymore. Only one thing is clear.

Nothing is as it seems.

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OBTN 1: Eyes

Submitted: July 17, 2010

Werewolves are just a myth. Right?

Emily West thought so.

But then she moves to Brentwood, and everything changes. Fiction becomes reality. And the truth becomes lies.

Emily finds herself stuck in the middle of a feud, torn between family and love. Emily doesn’t know what, or who to believe in anymore. Only one thing is clear.

Nothing is as it seems.
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OBTN 2: Meet The Warrens

Submitted: July 18, 2010

Because it was June, I didn’t need to worry about finding a new school. Not yet, anyway. Instead, I needed to find a job. I decided... Read Chapter

OBTN 3: Horror Movie

Submitted: July 19, 2010

Before I knew it, it was Friday. I stood, in my bedroom, looking at my reflection in the mirror, debating on what shoes to wear. I didn... Read Chapter

OBTN 4: Nick

Submitted: July 21, 2010

A huge, jet black wolf emerged from the trees in front of me, snarling, baring its vicious teeth. Those eyes. I recognized them immediate... Read Chapter

OBTN 5: The Barbeque

Submitted: August 02, 2010

Once I arrived at The Grill the following Sunday, Georgia instantly began interrogating me. “How was the date? Did he kiss you? Was... Read Chapter

OBTN 6: Attack

Submitted: August 07, 2010

My mom arrived home from work late on Friday evening. Really late. It was nearly midnight. I had finished my shift at the Grill thre... Read Chapter

OBTN 7: The Lies

Submitted: August 09, 2010

When I woke up, the first thing I noticed was the unbearable pain in my head. The throbbing, searing pain was pretty difficult to not tak... Read Chapter

OBTN 8: Sterling Manor

Submitted: August 11, 2010

I said nothing for the duration of the journey from the forest to their house. Neither did they, not even to each other. Nick, Christian ... Read Chapter

OBTN 9: A Not So Reluctant Prisoner

Submitted: August 18, 2010

Brian finished wrapping up my leg after what seemed like an eternity. Amazingly, it didn't hurt so much anymore. Those painkillers he gav... Read Chapter

OBTN 10: Morning Warning

Submitted: August 18, 2010

When I woke up, the first thing I noticed was Nick. He was standing in the open doorway. The second thing I noticed was how extremel... Read Chapter

OBTN 11: Visitor

Submitted: August 24, 2010

My mother had left for work when I woke up. She left a little note on the fridge, telling me that she'd be home by eight, and to be sure ... Read Chapter

OBTN 12: Date Night

Submitted: August 28, 2010

It was Saturday. And it was nearing eight o'clock. Nick was going to be here any minute. Needless to say, the butterflies in my stoma... Read Chapter

OBTN 13: Crash

Submitted: September 01, 2010

When I woke up the next morning, I was sure that last night had just been a dream. It was too perfect to be real life. But it was. ... Read Chapter

OBTN 14: Picking Sides

Submitted: September 03, 2010

My mind was racing as I rushed out of the car. I ran in front of Leo, blocking the path between him and Nick. "What are you doing?" I... Read Chapter

OBTN 15: Family Matters

Submitted: September 07, 2010

Leo and I approached the huge, cabin like mansion. I hoped it wasn't too obvious that I had just been crying. I wiped my cheeks once agai... Read Chapter

OBTN 16: Home and Back Again

Submitted: September 12, 2010

Over breakfast, it was decided that I should stay with the Warren's a little while longer. Nick was no longer at my house, neither were a... Read Chapter

OBTN 17: The Message

Submitted: September 12, 2010

Warren's Grill was always at it's busiest on Sundays. It seemed like the entirety of Brentwood came to have their dinner here. I was swam... Read Chapter

OBTN 18: A Strange Encounter

Submitted: September 18, 2010

Another week had passed, and still, I was living with the Warrens. Things were going great. Until I got a call from my mom, that is. ... Read Chapter

OBTN 19: The Fall

Submitted: October 02, 2010

The following day, the guys thought that it would be a good idea to go out for a hike in the forest. I wasn't extremely keen on the idea,... Read Chapter

OBTN 20: Standby

Submitted: October 13, 2010

Slowly, everything came back into focus. I was no longer lying on the dirty forest floor. Instead, I sat in a chair, bound upright to... Read Chapter

OBTN 21: Search and Destroy

Submitted: October 15, 2010

It seemed like hours had passed, and still, Tyler had not returned. Johnny was getting restless. He didn't know what to do with me. I con... Read Chapter

OBTN 22: Blood, Sweat and Tears

Submitted: November 13, 2010

Nick held me in an embrace for what felt like a lifetime. I was shaking violently as I cried into his chest. And though I tired to hold i... Read Chapter

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