Eighteen-year-old maid Tess Davies is determined to escape thewealthy, troubled family she serves. It’s 1912, and Tess has beentrapped in the employ of the Lisles foryears, amid painful memories and twisted secrets. Butnow the Lisle family is headed to America,with Tess in tow. Once the ship they’re sailing on—theRMS Titanic—reaches its destination, Tess plans to strikeout and create a new lifefor herself.Her single-minded focus shatters when she meets Alec, a handsomefirst-class passenger who captivates her instantly. But Alec hassecrets of his own. He’s in a hurry to leave Europe, and whispersaboard the ship say it’s because of the tragic end of his lastaffair with the French actress who died so gruesomely and somysteriously…Soon Tess will learn just how dark Alec’s past trulyis. The danger they face is no ordinary enemy: werewolvesexist and are stalking him—and now her, too. Her growing lovefor Alec will put Tess in mortal peril, and fatewill do the same before their journey on the Titanic isover.In Fateful, New YorkTimes bestselling author Claudia Gray delivers paranormaladventure, dark suspense, and alluring romance set against theopulent backdrop of the Titanic’s first—andlast—voyage.