Watching Damienâ€™s two favorite siblings for the nightâ€”and stealing his sister Ameliaâ€™s title of â€œbest babysitterâ€â€”should be easy. It shouldnâ€™t involve his mom calling and begging him to watch his awful half brother. And it shouldnâ€™t involve having to go rescue his two best friends from a superhero mission gone wrong. And itÂ definitelyÂ shouldnâ€™t involve getting stranded in downtown Golden City with all the kids heâ€™s supposed to be watching. Especially not when the nightâ€™s almost over, and itâ€™s a race against the clock if he wants to get everyone home before his parents and, more importantly,Â AmeliaÂ find out anything ever went wrong.
The next installment in the Renegade X saga isÂ here!!!Â The Torment of Renegade X is a 94-page novella that takes place between books 3 and 4, and the ebook is available now with the print version coming very soon (should be within the next week).
The annual first-year camping trip is supposed to be the bonding experience of a lifetime. At least, it is as long as youâ€™re not the only half villain going to an all-hero school. Damien knows heâ€™s more likely to make new enemies than new friends on this trip, and heâ€™s dreading spending a week in the woods with people who hate him. But he also knows that the school and his classmates would love nothing more than for him to stay home, and heâ€™s not going to give them the satisfaction.
At camp, his cabin mates turn out to be douchebagsâ€”big surpriseâ€”but what Damien wasnâ€™t counting on is that they not only hate him, but they have powers they can use on him without getting caught. Which they do. A lot. And Damien canâ€™t fight back without risking getting kicked out of camp, if not out of school completely. As the week drags on and Damienâ€™s life becomes a living hell, he starts to question whether itâ€™s worth putting up with all this just to prove a point or if he should call it quits and go home. But going home means giving in, and if Damien wants to show his cabin mates that they canâ€™t win, heâ€™ll need to pull himself together and figure out a way to get revenge without using his powers.