In 1950’s Brooklyn, sisters Rose and Pearl Weiss grow up in a loving but strict ultra-Orthodox family, never dreaming of defying their parents or their community’s unbending and intrusive demands. Then, a chance meeting with a young French immigrant turns Rose’s world upside down, its once bearable strictures suddenly tightening like a noose around her neck. In rebellion, she begins to live a secret life – a life that shocks her parents when it is discovered... #new #book #excerpt
Claudia Gray is a pseudonym for Amy Vincent, a young adult paranormal romance author who lives in New Orleans. She is best known for her Evernight series, which takes place in the Gothic Evernight Academy, and the Spellcaster series.