Under a Dark Sky takes place in a dark sky park in Northern Michigan, which is not where Eden Wallace wants to be for some intriguing reasons. Forced into a relationship with others on the island, she finds herself searching for connections, secrets, and mysteries within their lives as well as her own.
Lori Rader-Day has written a page-turner with characters readers can relate to, love, or detest, depending on the chapter. She drops clues throughout the novel like pebbles in water, creating ever-enlarging ripples of truth. Is it too much to mention the red-herring in the water? Maybe so, but it's a pleasant surprise to be left guessing right up until the end.