Peeps Chapter 1 (Peeps #1)

Peeps Chapter 1 (Peeps #1)


Genres: FantasyYoung Adult

Status: Full

Updated date: 12:24:08 11/08/2022

Description "Peeps Chapter 1 (Peeps #1)"

Chapter 1STAY AWAY, JOEAfter a year of hunting, I finally caught up with Sarah.It turned out she'd been hiding in New Jersey, which broke my heart. I mean, Hoboken? Sarah was always head-over-heels in love with Manhattan. For her, New York was like another Elvis, the King remade of bricks, steel, and granite. The rest of the world was a vast extension of her parents' basement, the last place she wanted to wind up.No wonder she'd had to leave when the disease took hold of her mind. Peeps always run from the things they used to love.Still, I shook my head when I found out where she was. The old Sarah wouldn't have been caught dead in Hoboken. And yet here I was, finishing my tenth cup of coffee in the crumbling parking lot of the old ferry terminal, armed only with my wits and a backpack full of Elvis memorabilia. In the black mirror of the coffee's surface, the gray sky trembled with the beating of my heart.It was late afternoon. I'd spent the day in a nearby diner, working my way through the menu and waiting for the clouds to clear, praying that the bored and very cute waitress wouldn't start talking to me. If that happened, I'd have to leave and wander around the docks all day.I was nervous - the usual tension of meeting an ex, with the added bonus of facing a maniacal cannibal - and the hours stretched out torturously. But finally a few