There are ghosts around every corner in Fayette, Pennsylvania. Tessa left when she was nine and has been trying ever since not to think about it after what happened there that last summer. Memories of things so dark will burn themselves into your mind if you let them. Callie never left. She moved to another house, so she doesnt have to walk those same halls, but then Callie always was the stronger one. She can handle staring into the faces of her demonsand if she parties hard enough, maybe one day theyll disappear for good. Tessa and Callie have never talked about what they saw that night. After the trial, Callie drifted and Tessa moved, and childhood friends just have a way of losing touch. But ever since she left, Tessa has had questions. Things have never quite added up. And now she has to go back to Fayetteto Wyatt Stokes, sitting on death row; to Lori Cawley, Callies dead cousin; and to the one other person who may be hiding the truth. Only the closer Tessa gets to the truth, the closer she gets to a killerand this time, it wont be so easy to run away.
A tight, twisted thriller, full of deft reversals and disturbing revelationsdeeply, compulsively satisfying!-Brenna Yovanoff, New York Times bestselling author of The Replacement As dark as Gillian Flynn and as compulsive as SerialKara Thomass mystery debut is intricate, chilling, and deeply compelling. Unforgettable!Laura Salters, author of Run Away [STAR] Thomas carefully crafts the suspense, leaving present-tense narrator Tessaand readersto doubt even those she loves the most An unsettling story of loss, lies, and violence lurking in the shadows of a small town. Kirkus Reviews,