Chloe and her teenage schoolmates are members of an investigative team detailed to examine strange occurrences during a high school cafeteria food fight. The team discovers frightening ties between an evil puppet and the strange goings-on within the sleepy town of Claymore, Tennessee. What follows is a frightening, shadowy tale of intrigue, haunting nightmares, exciting mysteries, and incredible whodunits that will haunt Chloe and her friends for the rest of their lives.
"Yes Chloe, there are other special puppets like me in the world, thousands! They may appear to sit stoically on the laps of ventriloquists. They may appear to perform lifelessly in puppety plays, and they may appear to dance limply at the ends of their puppety strings. They may appear to rest idly on store shelves. They may also appear to lie lifelessly in children’s toy boxes. Nevertheless, their cores are alive, and they await instructions from me, the Supreme Spectral Puppet!”