Lydia Kelly grew up in Portland, Oregon where she lives with her husband. She attributes much of her creative inspiration to her friends and family who have supported her every venture. Screaming in the Silence is her first novel. She is currently working on a series of young adults books.
When innocent Laila Roberts transfers to the elite Harper’s Preparatory her senior year of high school, she is simply hoping the school's reputation will help her get into Yale. Surrounded by privileged youth, she quickly learns that the relationships of Harper's students and their future prospects are determined by wealth and family connections.
Could you fall in love with the man who kidnapped and raped you?
After being struck by a car, Raleigh finds herself taken captive by three men who live in a remote cottage by a lake. Locked in the basement and raped, she soon discovers that her desperation is leading her to believe in and trust one of her captors.