Deirdre of the Sorrows
Cherime MacFarlane, author
Notice: may contain triggers regarding abuse. Deirdre, deserted by her stepbrother is stuck with a stepfather who is becoming crazier with each drink, and he drinks a lot. Sylvie, his youngest child, is in as much danger as Deirdre. Left with no choice, Deirdre takes matters into her hands to protect not only Sylvie and herself but her child by the monster. Daniel had to go after graduation. His alcoholic father couldn’t deal with having another grown male in the house. Daniel did the only thing he could do and joined up. Now he is home and finds his father vanished without a trace. Deirdre has a young daughter and a relationship with his half-sister, Sylvie that makes Daniel think going home for Dee was a bad idea.