Charlie's world is turned upside-down when his father dies in a car crash and he himself is diagnosed with cancer. Desperate to escape his demons and find meaning in the few months he has left, he discovers that he feels most alive when putting himself in danger.
He and a friend start The Dare Ring, an extreme thrill-seeking club for restless young people. His pregnant girlfriend is against it but he is convinced he's on to something important. Charlie and his friends embark on progressively more dangerous stunts. Then his friend's glamorous girlfriend joins the gang and things spiral out of control...
From the author of Harm and Kingdom of Flame.