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Length: 412 Pages
Genre: Adventure, LBGTQ+, Suspense
Age Category: Adult
Date Published: 17 May 2021
Dr. Julia Morrow and her graduate students, David and Marisol, embark on a
research trip to explore a remote section of the Amazon rainforest. When their trails
seem to change direction at will and they find themselves lost and without
communication, the trio worry they may be in for more than just the latest scientific
After strange circumstances divide the group, they’re left deciding which is more
important – finding out why the rainforest seems like it’s alive or getting back home in
one piece. The deeper they travel into the jungle in search of answers, the more they
realize that some places are meant to remain untouched.
Content Warning: This book contains strong depictions of panic and anxiety.
Jayme Bean is an independent author who enjoys writing stories that speak both to
the wonders of the world and the highs and lows of the human condition. Inspired by
her travels around the world and her career as a zookeeper, she writes using her
experiences, which lend a unique viewpoint to her stories. Jayme calls the sunny
state of Florida home and shares her life with her husband, son, and four cats.
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