Tattered Paige | Book 1
Genre: horror and teen fiction
An aspiring teen author realizes she is a character in an unwritten horror novel and must use her storytelling knowledge to survive.
Seventeen-year-old romance writer, Ima Jean Paige, questions the afterlife following the recent death of her brother, leading her and her friends Zeke Garble, Felicity Weiland, and Atem Tahir to the remote Ayahuasca forests for a private spiritual retreat.
Although her search is for the meaning of life and beyond, she discovers an odd story outline in her notebook detailing and predicting the night's unsettling and bizarre happenings. Realizing they are characters in an unwritten horror novel, she must rely on the notebook and her storytelling abilities to not only gain control of her life but somehow steer the narrative toward a happily ever after.
For fans of The Cabin in the Woods, Midsommar, and The Babadook!
TRIGGER & CONTENT WARNING:
For references of suicide, drugs and alcohol, and mild sexual content
About the Author
Artistic, rare INFJ personality, introverted, intuitive, empathic, inspired by highly motivated and creative people!
Leslie is a huge fan of psychological thriller/horror and unique sci-fi plots of time loops and dystopian settings in books and movies and love a plot that’s unique and unpredictable. She likes to be surprised, so she incorporates twists and turns in her own stories.
After trying for 6 years, she won a Watty in 2022 for her YA horror Tattered Paige about a group of teens who realize they are characters in a horror novel and must use their horror knowledge to survive.