Watch the book trailer for Ask the Dark—an absorbing first-person thriller about Billy Zeets, a 14-year-old semi-delinquent in a deadly tango with a killer—below or on Hypable.com and let us know what you think!:
Billy Zeets has a story to tell. About being a vandal and petty thief. About missing boys and an elusive killer. And about what happens if a boy who breaks all the rules is the only person who can piece together the truth. Gripping and powerful, Ask the Dark by debut novelist and award-winning independent filmmaker Henry Turner comes to vivid life through the unique voice of a hero as unlikely as he is unforgettable.
Praise for Ask the Dark:
“Ask the Dark will keep you up all night, and its flawed, real hero will haunt your day. I wish I’d written it.” —Michael Grant, New York Times best-selling author of Gone and BZRK
“Flawed but observant and courageous, Billy and his taut storytelling will engage readers of all stripes.” —Kirkus
“Turner does a superlative job of developing the distinct and sonorous voice of a troubled teen. Teen fans of suspense, atypical protagonists, and thrillers will be engaged by this unique novel.” —VOYA
“Turner’s grim debut exerts a strong pull, and Billy’s is a real struggle with real consequences.” —Publishers Weekly
Ask the Dark will be available for purchase on April 7th, 2015. In the meantime, you can pre-order a copy of the hardcover here or the e-book here.