Own it Haven t read it. Jude Atkins travels to South Carolina to meet Peter Benedict, a wealthy and successful painter she met on the Internet, and who she thinks she loves What should be a normal courtship becomes a twisted descent into a dark family legacy in which art threatens life The Benedict family s secret and the dark ambitions of the beautiful, sinister sculptor Ava Benedict, Peter s mother, threaten to engulf Jude, Peter, and everything they hold dearSkyhorse Publishing, under our Night Shade and Talos imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of titles for readers interested in science fiction space opera, time travel, hard SF, alien invasion, near future dystopia , fantasy grimdark, sword and sorcery, contemporary urban fantasy, steampunk, alternative history , and horror zombies, vampires, and the occult and supernatural , and much While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller, a national bestseller, or a Hugo or Nebula award winner, we are committed to publishing quality books from a diverse group of authors