What’s the difference between a social studies teacher and a flesh-hungry demon?
Julia Stokes always dreamed of escaping her rural Illinois town in favor of the big city. But only a year out of college, her boyfriend stole her identity and gambled away every dime she had. Now she’s back home, sleeping in the bedroom across the hall from her parents again.
Julia is trying to put her life back together until a night out with friends ends with a vicious attack by a demon. She survives, only to discover that her hometown is teeming with monsters—and now she’s one of them. As Julia struggles to accept this shocking reality, a desirable guide offers to help her navigate the underworld. Julia simply refuses to dwell on that time back in high school when he dumped her right before prom.