By Marin Montgomery
The story is narrated from the perspective of the two main characters Elle and Charlotte.
Charlotte has a dark past. She lives in a gated community, protected from danger. When teenager Elle knocks at her door, looking for shelter during a severe storm, Charlotte can’t help but think how lucky Elle’s been to have found someone as friendly as her. Except Elle chose her house on purpose.
Elle knows all about Charlotte’s secrets because they ruined her family and her life. But Charlotte’s past has left a dark void in her life, so she is hatching her own plan, convinced that Elle can help fill that void.
There are truths to unravel in this fast paced psychological novel that keeps you guessing till the end.
This is the sort of book where you just have to read ‘one more chapter’, and then ‘OK, well just one more’, then suddenly you find you’ve reached the end!