Publisher: Roberta Kagan
The year is 1969, a turbulent time in American history. Young people are hitch hiking on legendary Route 66, little do they know that a serial killer lurks on the highway, in search of female victims. Lilly, a fifteen-year-old runaway, gets swept up in the hippie movement and plans to joins the migration across Route 66 to California. But before she can leave the leader of one of the most notorious motorcycle gangs in Chicago becomes fixated on her. He is a volatile man, and used to getting what he wants. His obsession with her will both terrify and excite her. However, when she finds true love, will she be able to break free and make it to California?Written in the same vein as “Catcher in the Rye,” “Lilly,” is as exhilarating as a ride on a Harley at midnight.