Ellie Frias had a plan for freshman year - to blend in. She was successful until Caleb Breward told her she was beautiful and made her believe it. Ellie subsequently discovers the monster her new boyfriend really is, becomes trapped, and reflects on happier memories while awaiting rescue, only to contend with how no one looks for someone they never noticed to begin with.
T.E. Carter taught high school English for ten years and created a YA reading program to engage students in YA literature, collaborating with YALSA and the ALA on strategies. Now, she works as a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) and contributes blog posts to career sites, offering advice on resume writing, job searches, and professional branding. Her interest in the topics of this story stems from her experience as a rape crisis counselor and her graduate studies in psychology. She has a BA in English/writing, as well as two Master's degrees in education and reading instruction. She is a member of SCBWI. For more information on her work, please visit her website at https://tecarter.com/