A young mother, blond and pretty, vanishes from her South Boston home, leaving behind only one witness her four-year-old daughter and one suspect her handsome, secretive husband. From the moment Detective Sergeant D. D. Warren arrives at the Joneses snug little bungalow, instinct tells her that something is seriously off with the wholesome image the couple has worked so hard to create. With the clock ticking on the life of a missing woman and a media firestorm building, D.D. must decide whether Jason Jones is hiding his guilt or just trying to hide. But first she must stand between a potential killer and his next victim an innocent child who may have seen too much.
About the Author
Lisa Gardner is the New York Times bestselling author of The Neighbor, Say Goodbye, Hide, Gone, Alone, The Killing Hour, The Survivors Club, The Next Accident, The Other Daughter, The Third Victim, and The Perfect Husband. She lives with her family in New England, where she is at work on her next suspense novel, Live to Tell, which Bantam will publish Summer 2010.
“Gripping....Full of inventive twists, this highly entertaining novel delivers a shocking solution as well as a perfectly realized sense of justice.”—Publishers Weekly
“Gardner's compelling narrative keeps her readers guessing.”—Library Journal
“Her most harrowing and riveting book yet . . . [Lisa Gardner is] a master storyteller.” —Providence Sunday Journal