Bone in the blood ... cover design
The world fell away.
What Maren could see through her tears moved in slow motion. She was being shoved into the car and driven away as Alister lay on the cold, gray concrete sidewalk being beaten with bats by two drunken goons her father had wrangled from the pub. She sat up in the back window, screaming Alister’s name until pain stole her voice and the darkness her sight.