The things I’ve seen are burned into me, like scars that refuse to fade.
Before, she lived inside the fence. Before, she was never allowed to leave the property, never allowed to talk to Outsiders, never allowed to speak her mind. Because Father John controlled everything—and Father John liked rules. Disobeying Father John came with terrible consequences. But there are lies behind Father John’s words. Outside, there are different truths.
Then came the fire.
About the author:
Will Hill grew up in the north-east of England and worked as a bartender, bookseller, and in publishing before quitting to write full-time. He has several books published in the US successfully by Razorbill and HarperCollins.