Psychological drama thriller (126,000 words)
Something is happening in Cincinnati, Ohio. Some teenagers are being killed and others are committing suicide while taking a new drug called Zeffeen.
Seventeen-year-old twins, Violet and Lily, are friends with their neighbor, Amy. When Amy kills her mother and commits suicide, Zeffeen is found in her bloodstream too.
Lily becomes friends with Marnie, a girl who's considered an outsider in their school. Marnie invites Lily to join a philosophical club and Lily goes to the first meeting without her sister. It's the first time in their lives they have done anything separately.
In another part of the city, in an old house in the woods, Dennis - a detective in the Special Cases Department, creates a sect for troubled teenage girls after discovering his younger brother's "talent" to hear the voice of God. Dennis implements strict rules, one of which prohibits anyone over the age of seventeen to join them. He has big plans for his group. Plans that will shake not only Cincinnati, but the entire nation.