In the sleepy town of Northam, Massachusetts, not everyone is who they seem to be.
If you like heart-racing action, highly-driven characters, and strong family ties, then you’ll love C.L. Mannarino’s visceral vision of a world where the supernatural is very much alive.
A struggling high school senior, Scott wants nothing more than to have his much-divided family believe him when he comes to them with something important.
One night, Scott catches his father’s beautiful colleague, Maria, drinking his father’s blood in their office parking lot. When Scott turns to his mother and sister for help, it’s only to discover that Maria has captured their hearts and minds, as well. Now, Scott alone has to find a way to stop her.
But what will it cost him?
19-year-old Scott decides to satisfy his hunger with a local girl in rural Arizona, but when his need for blood gets the best of him, he’ll have more to answer for than just his thirst.
17-year-old Zara de Jaager’s lost one of her moms to a vampire. The other is struggling to make things seem as normal as possible. And Scott Whitney, the only person who knows the truth about her mom’s death, has gone missing.
Zara’s read the notes. She’s studied the lore. She’s even made a connection between Scott’s story and a job her mom was working on.
Except no one wants to talk about it. And when she finds out that there might even be an entire village of vampires existing under their noses, her family shuts her down.
So Zara pushes back, hard. But when she realizes what’s at stake, she’s left wondering:
is taking up her mom’s job really worth it?