Linger, by Maggie Stiefvater, is the second part of the story of Same and Grace. In the first book, Shiver, we are introduced to all the main characters: Grace, Sam, Isabella, Olivia, and Back. In Linger, we meet Cole St. Clair and Victor.
When Grace in nine years old, she is bitten by a wolf in the woods right outside her house -- in her back yard. This incident leaves Grace with a fascination, almost obsession, with the wolves that haunt her woods. Now Gracfe is a high school senior. Her parents are very self-involved people who barely resemble adults. However, Grace has never changed into a wold. Why? Is there are "cure" for being bitten by a wolf and not turning into one?
In Linger, we learn the reason why Grace never changed into a wolf. However, Grace is desperately ill and nobody knows why. Does her illness have something to do with her being bitten and transforming? What will happen to Grace? Read and find out.
Submitted by: Teresa Seed