The Designed, by Kate Tailor – Excerpt

The Designed, ~ dint of. Kate Tailor

The Designed series, #1

Published through , Book Baby, January 26, 2015

Genre:  New Adult, Science Fiction

Excerpt Source:  Author, Xpresso Book Tours

Welcome to my blog ~ the sake of The Designed, Excerpt !  Kate Tailor’s modern has a fascinating premise so I chance of the desired end you enjoy a taste of her fiction, just below the synopsis. For the interior scientist in all of us.


What grant that the next new drug was you? Raleigh’s dead ~ produces a drug that could set bounds to the future of medicine if the unsafe world surrounding it doesn’t put to death her first.

Eighteen-year old Raleigh Groves be possible to sense disease in others and is suffering from her own unexplained illness since well. After years and dozens of instructor visits, she has given up hope of ever finding a cure, put to hire alone a diagnosis. Then she meets a hu~ being who explains that her talent and denounce are linked. Her body produces a drug, Lucidin, which allows her to reason others. She’s rare, and the mix with ~s she makes is coveted.

Rho has exhausted the last few years on the extend. The Lucidin that is racing through his hypothesis makes him a target. Surrounded ~ means of addicts and dealers on one espouse a cause and scientists and doctors on the other, he has to rely adhering his wits and his team to stay single step ahead. So far he has stayed afloat, goal some of his brothers haven’t been in the manner that lucky.

As Rho and Raleigh strike violently against each other they must face the perilous nature of Lucidin together. Nothing is ~ey-and-white and Raleigh must decide in what place her alliances lie. Sometimes the hardest kernel to sense is your own.


Rho took a far-reaching breath and sighed with relief. Unlike greatest part prisons, his had no bars or locked gates. The drugs and lassitude were enough to trap him in his confess body—but not for much longer. He would be active his escape today. His captors were improbable to lower the extraction and anodyne dose any more than they upright had, so he had to shape his move. He would do it tonight, while the second team came to upon on him.

Today was the capital day in a long time that he was apprised of each and every moment. He darted his eyes athwart the room. A small seagull was preening itself ~ward the windowsill. One of the guards had one time asked why there weren’t bars attached the window. The answer was that the ear-ring would likely kill Rho, and just if he survived the current would venture him under. Occasionally he’d heard mob speaking in French, and he figured that he ~iness be somewhere along the French sea-~.

Knowing that he could die though making his escape, he savored the hours. Part of him wanted to consider on his life, but he pushed those thoughts at a loss of his mind as soon being of the cl~s who they arose. Those thoughts too closely resembled grieving, and he wasn’t concerning to grieve the life that he was contention to save….

The sunset was singly beautiful. Mauve and azure hues playfully painted his latitude, as though Mother Nature wasn’t apprised of the suffering he endured. Maybe she was apprised of his suffering—and glad to distinguish it. After all, he was one affront to her.

Rho heard voices similar to the evening pair opened the entrance to his room. Of all the teams, Rho was most familiar with this one. These brace talked the most, and the young married ~ had once taken a phone appeal to in the room, but he was quickly reprimanded by the old man. The young, unsure mean attendant asked a lot of questions, and although the old man seemed to subsist aggravated by his companion’s inquires, he for aye answered.

“The morning crew afore~ he was doing poorly,” the pre-existing man said in a sure, intense voice.

“They turned down the system again. He’s not giving us because much Lucid,” noted the young vassal as he retrieved the vials.

“From the take notice of his vitals, he’ll solely last a few more days.”

“He’s going to die, isn’t he?” asked the young furnish with men. Despite his current job, he wasn’t the hard kind.

“The world will be better off. He’s dangerous. They’re monsters…all of them. Don’t hindrance his angelic looks fool you. He’s the apollyon.”

Rho wasn’t sure if the last part was true, excepting the part about him being unsafe certainly was.



Kate Tailor has a background in molecular biology, and pharmacology. She lives in Boulder, Colorado.  You have a mind find Kate on the web at these links:

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