This Savage Song is an upcoming Young Adult book written by Victoria Schwab and the first book in the Monsters of Verity series. It was published on May 3rd 2016.
This Savage Song tells the story of two teens in a broken world, where violent acts start breeding actual monsters. Some are shadows with teeth that feed on flesh and bone. Some are corpses that feed on blood. And some can pass for human. Those rare creatures feed on souls.
It's the story of Kate Harker, the only daughter of a crime boss, and August Flynn, the son of a man trying to hold his city together. Kate is a human who wished to be as ruthless as her father, to show him she isn't the little girl she was when he sent her away, and that she isn't who her mother was. August a monster who wishes he were human.
- This project was formally called Monster.