White Cat by Holly Black
Cassel is cursed. Cursed by the memory of the fourteen-year-old girl he murdered. Life at school is a constant trial. Life at home is even worse. No one at home is ever going to forget that Cassel is a killer. No one at home is ever going to forget that he isn’t a magic worker.
Cassel’s family are one of the big five crime families in America. Ever since magic was prohibited in 1929 magic workers have been driven underground and into crime. And while people still need their touch, their curses, their magical killings… Read more.
Trigger & Content Warnings
- Suicidal ideation