By Ciye Cho
Published: August 9, 2013.
Eighteen-year-old Rory is a human trapped in the ghost city of Palladino. A place filled with demons, magic, and all sorts of darkly beautiful things. Here, Rory ends up in a deadly charm school where young women are forced to become companions for the Ghost Lords. But in order to survive, Rory must become everything that she isn't: graceful, elegant... and perfect.