By Andersen Prunty
The papers name it "The Suicide Virus." the kids of Gethsemane, Ohio, are killing themselves at an alarming cost. Steven Wrigley is making an attempt to outlive his senior yr of highschool, nonetheless reeling from the dying of his mom and adjusting to lifestyles along with his father. alongside the best way, he meets a woman who turns into one other type of obsession: Elise Devon.
Elise's secrets and techniques continue her distanced from everybody. She has a distinct position she calls the Obscura. She is going there whilst she is depressed or indignant. The Obscura makes her consider like not anything she's ever felt sooner than. whilst she loses herself to the Obscura, she fears she additionally supplies herself to whatever a lot darker, anything even more strong. whatever calling itself the Sorrow King.
Who is the Sorrow King? he's carved from wooden and bone. He smells like wax, useless leaves, and stories. He travels through moonlight and beverages the sorrow of others.
Can love certain vengeance on a monster made of insanity, melancholy, and distress? Or will the Sorrow King bleed town dry sooner than satiating himself and relocating on?