Good Demon

Jimmy Cajoleas


It wasn’t technically an exorcism, what they did to Clare. When the reverend and his son ripped her demon from her, they called it a “deliverance.” But they didn’t understand that Clare and her demon—known simply as Her—were like sisters. She comforted Clare, made her feel brave, helped to ease her loneliness. They were each other’s Only.

Now, Clare’s only comforts are the three clues that She left behind:
Be nice to him
June 20
Remember the stories

Clare will do anything to get Her back, even if it means teaming up with the reverend’s son and scouring every inch of her small, Southern town for answers. But if she sacrifices everything to bring back her demon, what will be left of Clare?

Creator Bio

Jimmy Cajoleas grew up in Jackson, Mississippi. He earned his MFA from the University of Mississippi and now lives in Brooklyn.

Price £7.99
Format Paperback / softback
Publication Date 13 August 2019
Pages 336
Height 210mm
Width 140mm
Illustrations 4 full-page black-and-white illustrations and illustrated chapter heads
Rights Europe, Africa, Middle East
ISBN-13 9781419738999