Once you get in, there''s no getting out.
For sixteen-year-old Dan Crawford, a summer program for gifted
students is the chance of a lifetime. No one else at his high
school gets his weird fascinations with history and science, but at
the New Hampshire College Prep program, such quirks are all but
Dan arrives to find that the usual summer housing has been
closed, forcing students to stay in the crumbling Brookline
dorm-formerly a psychiatric hospital. As Dan and his new friends
Abby and Jordan start exploring Brookline''s twisty halls and
hidden basement, they uncover disturbing secrets about what really
went on here . . . secrets that link Dan and his friends to the
asylum''s dark past. Because it turns out Brookline was no ordinary
psych ward. And there are some secrets that refuse to stay
Featuring haunting found photographs from real asylums, this
mind-bending reading experience blurs the lines between past and
present, friendship and obsession, genius and insanity.