Title: After the Fire
Author: Will Hill
Release Date: October 2nd
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Praise for After the Fire
“This offers a fascinating look at emotional manipulation, calculated lies, and physical intimidation and punishment…Hill treats his story, based on the true events of the Branch Davidian religious sect near Waco, Texas, with respect and dignity”Booklist Review
“An astonishing saga of suffering and joy, guilt, evil, redemption and truth.”Kirkus, STARRED review
“Genuinely different…thrilling and spellbinding!”Patrick Ness, #1 New Times bestselling author
“The gripping story of survival and escape…It will keep you up late until you get to the very end.”Maureen Johnson, New York Times bestselling author of Truly Devious
The things I’ve seen are burned into me, like scars that refuse to fade.
Before, she lived inside the fence. Before, she was never allowed to leave the property, never allowed to talk to Outsiders, never allowed to speak her mind. Because Father John controlled everything—and Father John liked rules. Disobeying Father John came with terrible consequences.
But there are lies behind Father John’s words. Outside, there are different truths.
Then came the fire.
About the Author
Will Hill grew up in the northeast of England and worked as a bartender, bookseller, and in publishing before quitting to write full-time. He lives is East London. Visit him at willhillauthor.com.