AN ANCIENT IRISH BLOOD ‘Oath of Friendship’ launches Natalie Grant into a desperate search for the truth when best friend, Caitlin O'Neill commits suicide.
The nightmare that began in Macon County, Illinois, 20 years ago left a group of life-long friends shattered when two of their own are found dead the night of their high school graduation. Growing up in rural small town America, they appear to be a typical clique of young girls. Yet, despite their undying loyalty to one another, there are some secrets that become a prescription for murder. Unfortunately, Natalie’s world went blank that fateful night after sustaining a serious head injury during a car crash.
Convinced KT’s suicide is linked to these unsolved murders, Natalie commits to unraveling the web of lies and deceit by retracing the events that brought her back.
Through well-crafted story-lines, The Girls slowly reveals the complexities and mysteries of not only an insular Irish-American clan who carry ancient superstitions and rituals, but the love, friendship, and betrayal of six teenage girlfriends.