The furies are reinvented in eerie modern form, wreaking havoc in the lives of a group of teens in a fictional Maine town in this spine-prickling debut, first in a planned trilogy.
Talented poet Emily has been increasingly attracted to her best friend's boyfriend, Zach, and is swept into an illicit winter vacation hook-up with him. Soon after, she begins to encounter a perfect, tiny blond girl with a terrifying smile everywhere she goes. Meanwhile, image-conscious football star Chase encounters an ethereally beautiful girl who says she and her two cousins are newly back in town after moving away years before. Read full book review >