Joon chose homelessness over foster care. Can she survive the harsh life of the seedy city streets?
(The HOME STREET HOME SERIES is a collection of standalone novels.)
Eight-year-old Joon has no time to grieve her parents' sudden death. Ripped from the security of a loving family, she endures horrific abuse in a system intended to protect her. After four years of torture and her foster brother's attempt to steal her innocence, she runs away to Philadelphia's poverty-stricken streets.
Coming of age while homeless, Joon must fight just to stay alive. Despite the danger and desperation that surrounds her, she clings to her dream of offering the world something positive. But kind acts don't put food in her belly as she searches for love and a place to call home.
Never Be Alone is a standalone dark psychological thriller. If you are looking for courageous characters, an edgy story, and a heartbreaking true-to-life tale, then you need to read this book.
**WARNING** 18+ Readers Only. Graphic content and subject matter.
Praise For Never Be Alone
"Haunting ... people on the street will be different. Your heart will hurt, but this book will change you." - Shannon NetGalley
"Joon goes from one nightmare to the next but keeping her soul good is a masterclass in storytelling. Dearth's style is like a street VC Andrews with all the drama. Her characters are well drawn and deeply felt. When I close my eyes, I can see them vividly emerge from the darkness." - The Literary License Podcast
"The writing is incredibly touching and realistic. A gripping, bold brilliant story " - Susan Amazon Top Reviewer
"Gut-wrenching story of heartache but also a lesson in perseverance and belief. The storytelling is impeccable." - Angela NetGalley
Never Be Alone eBook categories:
- Horror Novels
- Psychological Horror
- Suspenseful Novels
- Realistic Fiction
- Crime Fiction
- Family Drama Novels
- Suspense Horror
- Kidnapping Novels
- Psychological Thriller
This item is Non-Returnable
- ISBN-13: 9781983422843
- ISBN-10: 1983422843
- Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- Publish Date: March 2018
- Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.9 x 1 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.15 pounds
- Page Count: 390