Aldwin Parker is an outcast in his town, his school, even his home, and he makes an unbelievable mistake by attending his first high school party. (Oh, yes, it's incredibly vague, but the story is better than this I swear.)
Cordelia Night has just received her letter, the letter that gave her a future. In it held a place that she had never entered, a new path that was all her own but if she chose it she would be all on her own.
In a small town trust is easy to preserve and live by but when a stranger comes to town and a little girl goes missing into the woods and only comes out caked in mud and blood. Does she earn a padded room or compassion?