Since She Went Away

Since She Went Away


  • Author: David Bell
  • Release Date : 2016-06-21
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3110182 Bytes


From David Bell—bestselling author of Bring Her Home and Cemetery Girl—comes a chilling novel of guilt, regret, and a past which refuses to die...   Three months earlier, Jenna Barton was supposed to meet her lifelong best friend Celia. But when Jenna arrived late, she found that Celia had disappeared—and hasn’t been seen again. Jenna has blamed herself for her friend’s disappearance every single day since then.   The only piece of evidence is a lone diamond earring found where Celia and Jenna were planning to meet, leading the national media to dub Celia “The Diamond Mom.” And even though Jenna has obsessively surfed message boards devoted to missing persons cases, she is no closer to finding any answers—or easing her guilt...

Somebody's Daughter
Score: 3.5
From 11 Ratings

Somebody's Daughter


  • Author: David Bell
  • Release Date : 2018-07-10
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 2359192 Bytes


In this pulse-pounding novel of psychological suspense from the USA Today bestselling author of Bring Her Home and Since She Went Away, a man must save the life of a little girl who just might be his daughter....When Michael Frazier's ex-wife, Erica, unexpectedly shows up on his doorstep, she drops a bombshell that threatens to rip his family apart: Her ten-year-old daughter is missing--and Michael is the father. Unsure whether this is the truth but unwilling to leave the girl's fate to chance, Michael has no choice but to follow the elusive trail of the child he has always wanted but never knew he had.After Michael departs, his wife, Angela, learns shocking news about Erica and fears for the safety of both her husband and the endangered girl. When a...

Since She Went Away
Score: 3.5
From 225 Ratings

Since She Went Away


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-06-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698188839


Since She Went Away Book Description :

From David Bell—bestselling author of Somebody I Used to Know and Cemetery Girl—comes a chilling novel of guilt, regret, and a past which refuses to die... Three months earlier, Jenna Barton was supposed to meet her lifelong best friend Celia. But when Jenna arrived late, she found that Celia had disappeared—and hasn’t been seen again. Jenna has blamed herself for her friend’s disappearance every single day since then. The only piece of evidence is a lone diamond earring found where Celia and Jenna were planning to meet, leading the national media to dub Celia “The Diamond Mom.” And even though Jenna has obsessively surfed message boards devoted to missing persons cases, she is no closer to finding any answers—or easing her guilt. But...

The Girls Who Went Away
Score: 4
From 27 Ratings

The Girls Who Went Away


  • Author : Ann Fessler
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-06-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101644294


The Girls Who Went Away Book Description :

In this deeply moving and myth-shattering work, Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the decades before Roe v. Wade. An adoptee who was herself surrendered during those years and recently made contact with her mother, Ann Fessler brilliantly brings to life the voices of more than a hundred women, as well as the spirit of those times, allowing the women to tell their stories in gripping and intimate detail....

Cemetery Girl
Score: 3
From 30 Ratings

Cemetery Girl


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-10-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101544969


Cemetery Girl Book Description :

A missing child is every parent's nightmare. What comes next is even worse in this riveting thriller from the bestselling author of Bring Her Home and Layover. Tom and Abby Stuart had everything: a perfect marriage, successful careers, and a beautiful twelve-year-old daughter, Caitlin. Then one day she vanished without a trace. For a while they grasped at every false hope and followed every empty lead, but the tragedy ended up changing their lives, overwhelming them with guilt and dread, and shattering their marriage. Four years later, Caitlin is found alive—dirty and disheveled, yet preternaturally calm. She won’t discuss where she was or what happened. And when the police arrest a suspect connected to the disappearance, Caitlin refuses to testi...

Where She Went
Score: 4
From 2,762 Ratings

Where She Went


  • Author : Gayle Forman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-04-05
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 110147632X


Where She Went Book Description :

The highly anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed If I Stay Picking up several years after the dramatic conclusion of If I Stay, Where She Went continues the story of Adam and Mia, from Adam's point of view. Ever since Mia's decision to stay - but not with him - Adam's career has been on a wonderful trajectory. His album, borne from the anguish and pain of their breakup, has made him a bona fide star. And Mia herself has become a top-rate cellist, playing in some of the finest venues in the world. When their respective paths put them both in New York City at the same time, the result is a single night in which the two reunite - with wholly satisfying results. And don't miss Gayle's newest novel, JUST ONE DAY and...

Somebody I Used to Know
Score: 4
From 21 Ratings

Somebody I Used to Know


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-07-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698188822


Somebody I Used to Know Book Description :

The bestselling author of Somebody's Daughter and Cemetery Girl, “one of the brightest and best crime fiction writers of our time” (Suspense Magazine) delivers a pulse-pounding thriller about a man who is haunted by a face from his past... When Nick Hansen sees the young woman at the grocery store, his heart stops. She’s the spitting image of his college girlfriend, Marissa Minor, who died in a campus house fire twenty years earlier. But when Nick tries to speak to her, she acts skittish and rushes off. The next morning the police arrive at Nick’s house and show him a photo of the woman from the store. She’s been found dead, murdered in a local motel, with Nick’s name and address on a piece of paper in her pocket. Convinced there's a conn...

Where She Went
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Where She Went


  • Author : Kelly Simmons
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492687511


Where She Went Book Description :

What happens when your worst fear comes true? Her only daughter has just gone away to college, and Maggie O'Farrell knows she's turning into one of those helicopter parents she used to mock. Worrying constantly, texting more than she should, even occasionally dropping by the campus "just to say hi." But Maggie can't shake the feeling that something terrible is about to happen to Emma. And then, just as Maggie starts to relax, her daughter disappears. The clues are disturbing. An empty dorm room where Emma was supposedly living. A mysterious boy described as Future Husband in her phone. Dormmates who seem more sinister than friendly. As Maggie combs over the campus looking for signs of her daughter, she learns more about Emma's life than she ever thou...

Bring Her Home
Score: 3.5
From 20 Ratings

Bring Her Home


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-07-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399584459


Bring Her Home Book Description :

In the breathtaking new thriller from David Bell, bestselling author of Since She Went Away and Somebody I Used to Know, the fate of two missing teenage girls becomes a father’s worst nightmare.... Just a year and a half after the tragic death of his wife, Bill Price’s fifteen-year-old daughter, Summer, and her best friend, Haley, disappear. Days later, the girls are found in a city park. Haley is dead at the scene, while Summer is left beaten beyond recognition and clinging to life. As Bill holds vigil over Summer’s bandaged body, the only sound the unconscious girl can make is one cryptic and chilling word: No. And the more time Bill spends with Summer, the more he wonders what happened to her. Or if the injured girl in the hospital bed is re...

The Forgotten Girl
Score: 3.5
From 13 Ratings

The Forgotten Girl


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101604854


The Forgotten Girl Book Description :

The USA Today bestselling author of Somebody's Daughter and Layover presents a twist-filled thriller about a troubled family with long-buried secrets... The past has arrived uninvited at Jason Danvers’s door in the form of his younger sister, Hayden, a former addict who severed all contact with her family as her life spiraled out of control. Now she’s clean and sober but in need of a desperate favor—she asks Jason and his wife to take care of her teenage daughter for forty-eight hours while she handles some business in town. But Hayden never returns. Her disappearance brings up more unresolved problems from Jason’s past, including the abrupt departure of his best friend on the night of their high school graduation twenty-seven years earlier. ...

Almost Invisible

Almost Invisible


  • Author : Maureen Garvie
  • Publisher : Groundwood Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2018-08-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781773060798


Almost Invisible Book Description :

Thirteen-year-old Jewel has been holding her life together ever since her older sister, Charmaine, suddenly left home with no forwarding address. She tried to find Charmaine once, but that only brought her family to the attention of the police. Now Jewel keeps her head down at school, looks after her special-needs brother as well as she can, tries to steer clear of her parents and their shady friends. Until one of her father’s friends comes into her bedroom at night, and finally Jewel understands why Charmaine had to leave home. Soon she is on the run herself, hiding out in a cabin in the country, terrified of being found, afraid that social services will force her to return to her family. When her food runs out, she returns to town where she chanc...

Somebody s Daughter
Score: 4
From 15 Ratings

Somebody s Daughter


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-07-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399584473


Somebody s Daughter Book Description :

In this pulse-pounding novel of psychological suspense from the USA Today bestselling author of Bring Her Home and Since She Went Away, a man must save the life of a little girl who just might be his daughter.... When Michael Frazier's ex-wife, Erica, unexpectedly shows up on his doorstep, she drops a bombshell that threatens to rip his family apart: Her ten-year-old daughter is missing--and Michael is the father. Unsure whether this is the truth but unwilling to leave the girl's fate to chance, Michael has no choice but to follow the elusive trail of the child he has always wanted but never knew he had. After Michael departs, his wife, Angela, learns shocking news about Erica and fears for the safety of both her husband and the endangered girl. When...