Strange Girl

Strange Girl Cover

Strange Girl

By Christopher Pike

Simon Pulse, Paperback, 9781481450584, 432pp.

Publication Date: November 17, 2015

From #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Christopher Pike comes a brand-new fascinating and seductive new novel about a girl with a mysterious ability but one that carries an unimaginable cost.
From the moment Fred meets Aja, he knows she's different. She's pretty, soft-spoken, shy yet seems to radiate an unusual peace. Fred quickly finds himself falling in love with her.
Then strange things begin to happen around Aja. A riot breaks out that Aja is able to stop by merely speaking a few words. A friend of Fred's suffers a serious head injury and has a miraculous recovery.
Yet Aja swears she has done nothing.
Unfortunately, Fred is not the only one who notices Aja's unique gifts. As more and more people begin to question who Aja is and what she can do, she's soon in grave danger. Because none of them truly understands the source of Aja's precious abilities or their devastating cost.
Love Aja or hate her you will never forget her.
In "Strange Girl," #1 bestselling author Christopher Pike has created the rarest of novels a love story that swings between a heart-pounding mystery and a stirring mystical journey.

About the Author
Christopher Pike is a bestselling author of young adult novels. The Thirst series, "The Secret of Ka", and the Remember Me and Alosha trilogies are some of his favorite titles. He is also the author of several adult novels, including "Sati" and "The Season of Passage". "Thirst" and "Alosha" are slated to be released as feature films. Pike currently lives in Santa Barbara, where it is rumored he never leaves his house. But he can be found online at