She's broken with guilt. He harbors a chilling past.
It's safer if they keep their distance . . . But, the echoes that linger connect them.
Returning to Hidden Pines is the last thing Allie Collins wants to do during her final summer before college. For her, the family cabin she spent her youthful summers in, now holds a dark memory that has haunted her every day for the last year.
While struggling to forget her past, Allie runs into Damien, a local rebel with secrets of his own. He's dark, dangerous and he keeps showing up when Allie least expects him to. She has every reason not to trust him. So why does she find herself opening up to him in a way she hasn't been able to with anyone?
As pieces of Damien's identity emerge, answers to a rumored mystery begin to unfold. By the time Allie unearths the secrets of Damien's past, she realizes just how intricately they are connected. Now she is caught in a dangerous battle that threatens her life and those she loves.
LINGERING ECHOES is a young adult story that flirts on the edge of danger. It takes place over a summer vacation with ties to the previous summer.
Allie is spending her summer vacation with her dad and his new family. They are vacationing where the previous summer a tragedy happened that leaves Allie harboring survivor’s guilt.
Damien is a broken teen who has a haunting past that won’t let its grip of him go. He’s drawn to Allie and tries to help overcome her daunting past.
“You must make that walk. Connect your past to your present.”
Prequel & Standalone:
Rumors is a prequel novella to Lingering Echoes
**ARC courtesy of Clean Teen Publishing via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.**