This one is out June 23--so snap up your copy to enjoy as you socially distance this summer.
As we follow the couple through their day, we realized that while they both have separate concerns, they are both on a crash collision course with events that will forever change everything about their lives.
Yes, there are generalizations. But the book itself is at once heartbreaking, horrifying, and had me from the first chapter.
Stella is the absolute worst. Think Valerie from 90210 or Regina George from Mean Girls, or Heather Chandler from, well, Heathers. And she is totally Peach Salinger from You. #necessarypeople @annapitoniak
When her mom gets sick, Nina returns home to help. And it isn't long before she finds herself engulfed in her mother's con world with her ruggedly handsome friend, Lachlan.
Hillier does a great job really reaching down into the depths of her characters to reveal very real insecurities and motivations.