Temping is Hell
Contemporary. Paranormal. Sus/Myst. Act/Adv
Kate O'Hara is on her way to her temp job at Fiendish Headquarters building "Hell". Couldn't miss the building and if you had any doubt you were in the right place that would disappear as soon as you walked into the entrance because on a huge poster proclaimed "Welcome To Hell"
Kate is greeted by someone calling her name and rushing to her. Ms. Maggie greets her and rushes off expecting her to follow. Okay, so off she goes to follow to where she is shown an cubicle and told that this is where she will work. Being she was not given any instruction as to what she was to be doing she went to hunt down Ms. Maggie for some direction. When she found her she was on her phone playing Angry Birds and was not happy about being interrupted. Just to get her out of her hair Ms Maggie gave her an I impossible task just and told Kate it had to be done by morning.
Kate is a person who many times speaks before thinking and has a way of getting herself into trouble because she tries so hard to help. She needs this job and she finds a way to accomplish what was requested and quite effectively and efficiently but she is still at it at 1 a.m.
When Thomas walks down the hall and sees a light coming from under a door and he hears what he gathers is supposed to be singing he checks it out.
Thomas is a billionaire and a few years ago sold his soul to the devil to save his wife who was dying from cancer..but a year after she recovered and he wouldn't agree to the new terms of his contract she suddenly became ill again and was in constant pain,so much so that she killed herself.
Thomas is working hard to get his soul back and he has only a year left to accomplish his task. He has to find 12 demons and kill them before he can get to the one that took his soul and put his wife in so much pain. When Thomas sees what Kate managed to do he thinks that maybe she can help him in his search.
Kate doesn't really know what is going on but she soon gets herself involved up to her sweet soul. When she gets wind of what Thomas is planning to do when the first name is tracked down she steps in to prevent Thomas killing the guy. She heads out to warn the guy and by the time Thomas catches up with her she is being beaten. Kate wasn't in the house long when she understood it was a very bad idea and when he attempted to rape her she tried to talk her way out of it but when she said "Bet your hung like a tic tack" the guy started seriously breaking bones and beating her.
Thomas had to decide quickly if he will go after the guy and get a step closer to saving his own soul or try to save Kate. He heals Kate but it means that he now holds part of her soul.
Kate's soul is now on the line also so she decides to try and help Thomas and she kind of likes him and the sex sure isn't something she will complain about. Excellent plot twists!
Great read with some stellar characters that will give you a devilish good time!