What Happens To The Girls Nobody Sees The Ones Who Are Ignored, Mistreated, Hidden Away The Girls Nobody Hears When They Cry For Help Fourteen Year Old Luce Is One Of Those Lost Girls After Her Father Vanishes In A Storm At Sea, She Is Stuck In A Grim, Gray Alaskan Fishing Village With Her Alcoholic Uncle When Her Uncle Crosses An Unspeakable Line, Luce Reaches The Depths Of Despair Abandoned On The Cliffs Near Her Home, She Expects To Die When She Tumbles To The Icy, Churning Waves Below Instead, She Undergoes An Astonishing Transformation And Becomes A Mermaid A Tribe Of Mermaids Finds Luce And Welcomes Her In All Of Them, Like Her, Lost Girls Who Surrendered Their Humanity In The Darkest Moments Of Their Lives The Mermaids Are Beautiful, Free, And Ageless, And Luce Is Thrilled With Her New Life Until She Discovers The Catch They Feel An Uncontrollable Desire To Drown Seafarers, Using Their Enchanted Voices To Lure Ships Into The Rocks.Luce S Own Talent At Singing Captures The Attention Of The Tribe S Queen, The Fierce And Elegant Catarina, And Luce Soon Finds Herself Pressured To Join In Committing Mass Murder Luce S Struggle To Retain Her Inner Humanity Puts Her At Odds With Her Friends Even Worse, Catarina Seems To Regard Luce As A Potential Rival But The Appearance Of A Devious New Mermaid Brings A Real Threat To Catarina S Leadership And Endangers The Very Existence Of The Tribe Can Luce Find The Courage To Challenge The Newcomer, Even At The Risk Of Becoming Rejected And Alone Once Again Lost Voices Is A Captivating And Wildly Original Tale About Finding A Voice, The Healing Power Of Friendship, And The Strength It Takes To Forgive.
I m no longer checking goodreads If you d like to contact me, please write to wateryden at gmail dot com Thank you I write stories that seem to me to be quite true enough for all practical purposes Among them are VASSA IN THE NIGHT, THE LOST VOICES TRILOGY, and the forthcoming WHEN I CAST YOUR SHADOW and TENTACLE AND WING Realism makes little sense to me and I experiencetruth in the I m no longer checking goodreads If you d like to contact me, please write to wateryden at gmail dot com Thank you I write stories that seem to me to be quite true enough for all practical purposes Among them are VASSA IN THE NIGHT, THE LOST VOICES TRILOGY, and the forthcoming WHEN I CAST YOUR SHADOW and TENTACLE AND WING Realism makes little sense to me and I experiencetruth in the fantastic I always have new novels underway, both Young Adult and Grownup Literary Speculative When not writing my own weird stuff, I can often be found leading creative writing workshops with amazing young NYC public school writers via Teachers Writers Collaborative Or I might be drawing, or gardening, or wandering wraithlike through the streets I live in Brooklyn, land of mystery, with my awesome husband Todd and our two cats, Jub Jub and Delphine Represented by Kent D Wolf of the Friedrich Agency
- 291 pages
- Lost Voices (Lost Voices, #1)
- Sarah Porter
- 07 December 2018 Sarah Porter