By Bill Loehfelm
The brilliantly bold mystery- scary, twisted, and packed with secrets and techniques and heartbreak-from the writer of Fresh Kills.
Kevin Curran desires to unite his kin, yet he is able to hand over on his more youthful brother, Danny-three years misplaced to heroin habit and difficult, determined residing at the streets of latest York. while Danny indicates up on Kevin's Staten Island doorstep, taking a look fresh, healthy, and filthy rich, Kevin can not help yet be delighted that his brother has escaped his prior lifestyles. yet at what expense? no longer even Kevin's worst nightmares may have ready him for the horrors he will become aware of approximately his brother's darkish history.
After a quick reunion, Danny bargains Kevin a job in an underworld plot revolving round the Bloodroot kid's health center, an deserted juvenile asylum with a nefarious prior. Hoping to rescue Danny from his felony existence after years in the past failing to save lots of him from his habit, Kevin accepts.
whereas Danny's plan unfolds, Kevin is drawn right into a global of homicide, Mafia hit males and unsafe espionage. The halls of Bloodroot exhibit one scary mystery after one other: concerning the building's heritage, approximately Danny's lifetime of habit and crime, and concerning the real roots of the Curran relatives. on the finish of the maze of monsters, the brothers make a discovery so awful it could possibly strength them to damage one another.