On a rainy night eight years ago, Evan Barrett's parents were
lost at sea. In horror, he listened to their frantic Mayday calls
on the ship-to-shore radio, to his mother's cries for mercy--and to
the deafening shrieks that answered her back.
Now seventeen, Evan has gone in search of answers to his parents'
strange disappearance. The only explanation that makes any sense to
him is that they were swallowed up by The She, a legendary sea
creature that devours ships. But when Evan's quest for the truth
uncovers shocking allegations against his parents, he must deal
with the possibility that everything he knows about his family is a
Includes a reader's guide.