FROM THE MOMENT Shelby steps across the threshold, she senses a dark, lurking presence.
She doesn’t like the house, but her mom does… it’s her parents’ dreamhouse, but to Shelby it’s a living nightmare.
Not long after moving in, disturbing events shatter her expectations of a peaceful and fun summer. Around the corner from her room, when darkness falls, a thing Shelby could never have imagined finds its way into the center of the house. It’s beyond the worst of her imagination.
The sinister entity creeps into the windowless room; it’s targeting her, but she doesn’t know why.
This is the summer she learns monsters are real while discovering some kinds of fear can be paralyzing.
She can’t run away and leave her little brother and sister vulnerable.
She can’t tell others about the menacing intruder without sounding insane.
She won’t jeopardize those she loves.
She can do her best to fight back.
She can study every detail of the thing stalking her.
She can take steps to prevent or escape its attacks.
Shelby must figure out a way to keep the shadow from feeding on her fear. She’s determined to fight this indefinable evil, but she remains alone in the battle while suffering from insomnia and anxiety provoked by the shadow.
Can she survive the attacks? CAN SHE PROTECT herself and her family from an indescribable being that lacks flesh and blood?
Where are the survival guides or rules on how to live alongside a demon, ghost, or whatever paranormal threat is slinking into the living room?