Synopses & Reviews
A love story and a thriller in one, from Kevin Brooks, the groundbreaking author of Martyn Pig. Now in a dynamic new Kevin Brooks repackaging!
Caitlin is spending the summer on the windswept island that is her home. She is caught between girlhood and maturity, and feels utterly isolated from the rest of the world. Then she meets Lucas, who is the embodiment of freedom and honesty. She is instantly drawn to him. But Caitlin must also grapple with the darker forces that seem to be confronting her family. Lucas himself further complicates matters when he is hunted for an awful crime that Caitlin herself becomes involved in.
"An ambitious and intricately crafted tale of love and resurrection. . . . Its powerful combination of big ideas and forthright narrative makes this novel likely to linger in readers' minds."--"Publishers Weekly," starred review. Now in paperback.
About the Author
Kevin Brooks is the groundbreaking author of the internationally acclaimed novels DAWN; BLACK RABBIT SUMMER; BEING; THE ROAD OF THE DEAD, a Mystery Writers of America "Edgar" nominee; CANDY; KISSING THE RAIN; LUCAS; and MARTYN PIG, which received England's Branford Boase Award for Best First Novel. Brooks lives in Yorkshire, England.