Darcie Little Badger is an Earth scientist, writer, and fan
of the weird, beautiful, and haunting. She is an enrolled member of
the Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas.
Rovina Cai is a freelance illustrator based in Melbourne, Australia. She works out of an old convent building that is possibly haunted. Her work has been recognised by the Society of Illustrators and the Children's Book Council of Australia. Recently she has illustrated books by Patrick Ness and Margo Lanagan.
A fresh voice and perspective, weaving in folktales, omens,
and urban legends of the protagonist's Lipan Apache culture.
-?BOOKLIST (starred review)
A brilliant, engaging debut. It seamlessly blends cyberstalking with Vampire Citizen Centers and Lipan Apache stories. - KIRKUS REVIEWS (starred review)
A strong heroine, a supernatural mystery and a unique and powerful Native American voice.-BOOKPAGE (starred review)
Beautiful. Sinister. Deeply enjoyable from start to finish. - NPR
Creative and meticulously plotted. a Lipan Apache Sookie Stackhouse for the teen set. - SHELF-AWARENESS starred review
Utterly magical. - SYFYWIRE
?This absorbing and haunting speculative fiction debut challenges expectations at every turn.- HORN BOOK (starred review)
"The 100 Fantasy Books of All Time" - TIME