The Taking of Jake Livingston

Get Out meets Danielle Vega in this YA horror where survival is not a guarantee.

Jake Livingston is one of the only Black kids at St. Clair Prep, one of the others being his infinitely more popular older brother. It’s hard enough fitting in but to make matters worse and definitely more complicated, Jake can see the dead. In fact he sees the dead around him all the time. Most are harmless. Stuck in their death loops as they relive their deaths over and over again, they don’t interact often with people. But then Jake meets Sawyer. A troubled teen who shot and killed six kids at a local high school last year before taking his own life. Now a powerful, vengeful ghost, he has plans for his afterlife–plans that include Jake. Suddenly, everything Jake knows about ghosts and the rules to life itself go out the window as Sawyer begins haunting him and bodies turn up in his neighborhood. High school soon becomes a survival game–one Jake is not sure he’s going to win.

The Taking of Jake Livingston

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    The Taking of Jake Livingston | Hardback
    ISBN: 9781984812537
    Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
    Publication Date: 13 Jul 2021
    Genre: YA Horror - Fiction
    Pages: 308
    Dimensions: 148 x 216 x 28 (mm)
    Language: English

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