Secrets in the Shadows (Secrets #2)
Her Mother Was Crazy.
Is She Doomed to Repeat the Past?
Up in the attic, that's where Alice's mother used to escape to...and it's where, so Alice has been told, she plotted the murder of her own stepfather. Now, years later, with her mother locked away for life, the attic is where Alice finds comfort in her aloneness, writing poetry and painting pictures....more
Alice is the daughter of Karen. She is now 16 and wonders if she’s inherited the evil of her mother. While Alice thinks she’s a nothing Rachel (her father’s wife) sees her true beauty and helps her blossom. She visit’s the house where her mother lived and the people living there have completely changed everything, erased traces of what was. Craig, he lives in Karen’s old house, asks Alice to prom. During the drive to the af...more
As with the first book in this series, I really enjoyed this book. I thought the story well written with all the twists, turns, and tragedies one would expect from a story created by Andrew's. And although this story includes characters (and refrences) from Secrets in the Attic, readers will have not troub...more
None of the books written after the Dollenganger series have ever measured up to that standard.
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Did anyone else notice the error? When Alice was shopping for a prom dress she was with her grandmother, only. BUT later in the book she mentions shopping for it with her grandmother, aunt Zipporah, & stepmother. Nope, that happened when she was taken shopping to buy NEW clothes for schoo...more