The Grave Artist

The Grave Artist

Paula Lynn Johnson

16-year-old Clare cannot cease drawing the weird, winged skulls she calls "Sammies". Her psychiatrist assumes the compulsive drawings are only expressions of Clare's grief over her father forsaking her. yet then Clare discovers that her Sammies are detailed fits for the Death's Head at the grave of Samantha Forsythe, an adolescent who reportedly fell to her loss of life over centuries ago.

Before lengthy, Clare's drawings morph into cryptic writings that urge her to discover the reality in the back of Samantha's dying. including Neil -- the good friend she may be falling for -- Clare scours the neighborhood heritage for clues. She unearths that, even supposing Samantha used to be engaged to a filthy rich landowner, there have been whispered rumors of her involvement with a more youthful, biracial man.

Soon, Clare is haunted by means of traumatic dream photographs -- a mysterious eye, a damaged chain -- that time to somebody Samantha known as her "Dearest". yet who's Dearest? And why does Samantha desire Clare to discover him so badly?

Isolated and wearing hidden scars of her personal, Clare fears her obsession with Samantha will threaten her sanity and safeguard. however it turns out she has no selection within the subject . . .

The Grave Artist is a compelling paranormal homicide secret and a poignant tale approximately loss and what it ability thrive in a less-than-perfect truth.

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