"I saw the bag of wires he held coming toward my face then, and my eyelids mashed together, bracing for the hit. It never came.
I opened my eyes, and Marc held Dad's wrist."
(Page 220, ARC)
Book summary: Mark said he heard the dark song when he creeped houses. The song the predator's heart sings when it hears the heart of the prey. I heard it now. Mark said it had always been in me. Lurking. Waiting for me to hear.
Ames is not the person she was a few months ago. Her father lost his job, and her family is crumbling apart. Now, all she has is Marc. Marc, who loves her more than anything. Marc, who owns a gun collection. And he'll stop at nothing--even using his guns--to get what he wants. Ames feels her parents have betrayed her with their lies and self-absorption, but is she prepared to make theultimate betrayal against them?
Dark Song is a YA novel (304 pages) published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers and is available now.
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