Zoe’s life sucks until she finds a record store where a dangerous bargain might reunite her with her dead father.
Dead Set
After her father’s funeral, Zoe moved to the big city with her mother to start over. But change always brings trials, and life in the city is not so easy. Money is tight, and Zoe’s only escape, as has always been the case, is in her dreams—a world apart from her troubled real life where can spend time with her closest companion: her lost brother, Valentine. But something or someone has entered their dreamworld uninvited. And a chance encounter in a used record store, where the vinyl holds not music but lost souls, has opened up a portal to the world of the restless dead. It’s here that the shop’s strange proprietor offers Zoe the chance to commune with her dead father. The price? A lock of hair. Then a tooth. Then…

Reviews

“A dark and eerie world, a razor-sharp plot, and a heroine worth rooting for make Dead Set unforgettable.”

(Kami Garcia, #1 New York Times best-selling coauthor of Beautiful Creatures and author of Unbreakable.)