By Kelly Braffet
A gripping novel packed with suspense and pathos that Dennis Lehane calls an "electrifying, tomahawk missile of a thriller."
Patrick Cusimano’s lifestyles can’t get a lot worse. His father is in reformatory, he works the middle of the night shift at a grubby comfort shop, and his brother’s female friend, Caro, has driven their friendship to an uncomfortable new point. On best of all that, he can’t shake the attentions of Layla Elshere, a goth teen who befriends Patrick for purposes he doesn’t comprehend, and doesn’t absolutely belief. the enticements those girls provide are pushing Patrick to his breaking point.
Meanwhile, Layla’s little sister, Verna, is affliction via her first yr of highschool. She’s turn into a major aim for her merciless classmates, and never simply because of her unusual identify and her fundamentalist mom and dad. Layla’s bad-girl rep casts a shadow too heavy for Verna to undergo on my own, so she falls in together with her sister’s tribe of outcasts. yet their global is way darker than she ever imagined…
Unless Patrick, Layla, Caro, and Verna can forge their very own twisted paths to peace—with themselves, with every one other—then they’re caught on a perilous collision direction the place the stakes couldn’t be higher.
Kelly Braffet has written a singular of unnerving power—darkly compelling, compulsively addictive, and shockingly honest.
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I certainly couldn’t see the row of body parts. Standish finished packing the sat comms into its case and wedged it between the front seats, then stood up on the flatbed behind us, one hand gripping a section of frame, the other his AK. He was clearly going for the Lawrence of Arabia look. We reached the lower ground, about a K from the target, when a light-coloured vehicle detached itself from the buildings. Its dust trail flew high into the air as it headed out to give us the once-over. I checked that the rear leaf sight was on its battle setting of 300 metres and glanced across to see what the other GPMG was up to.
I thought Sam must be taking the piss, but then I saw the expression on his face. It was like Standish would have looked if you’d told him Beef Wellington wasn’t on the menu tonight. He lifted his arse, fished in his back pocket and handed me a battered leatherbound book. ‘Go on,’ he said. ’ I flicked open the cover. ‘It’s the New fucking Testament. ’ I suddenly felt like I’d been locked in the same cell as a double-glazing salesman. . His eyes flashed. ‘You’re not really getting the message, are you, son?
The next thing I heard was Frankenstein getting bollocked by the general as they came out into the courtyard together. The Zaïrean’s sweat-soaked face glinted in the moonlight. Frankenstein took the phone from me and shoved a finger into his spare ear. ‘It’s Gary. ’ He listened for several seconds, his jaw clenched with frustration, then piled on the sarcasm. ‘Yes, he may be, in your fucking head. But out here I do front-of-house and he polishes things up in the kitchen. ’ He listened some more, then finally cut away, almost throwing the handset back at me.