FIRST BOOK OF THE In The Dark series: Meet Alli Fitz. A 17 year old girl from Ohio Alli seems like that kind of girl that you can't break. She seems so fearless and strong. Well actually, the truth is that she's falling weak everyday. Day after day of constant abuse from her horrid step father Jordan, having no where to go. While her mother goes on a far away business trip, Alli becomes completely fearful of what Jordan could do to her and there not being her mother there to go to. After being completely fed up with Jordan's bullshit, she does something unforgettable. Something that you can't shake.