“Lisa Jackson shows yet again why she is one of the best at romantic suspense. A pure nail biter.” —Harlan Coben, #1 New York Times bestselling author
Life as Ava Garrison knew it ended the day her toddler son Noah went missing. In the two years since, she’s been in and out of Seattle mental institutions, existing in a fog of grief. Noah’s body was never found, and everyone assumed he drowned after falling off a dock. Until recently, Ava thought so too . . .
Is More Dangerous
Since she moved back home, Ava has experienced unsettling visions. She hears Noah crying in the nursery, glimpses him walking near the water. Her family, her psychologist, and her estranged husband are concerned for her well-being. Or are they worried about what she might discover?
Than the Truth
Did Noah really die, or is Ava losing her sanity? The deeper into her memories she goes, the more fearful she becomes. Ava thought her son’s disappearance was the worst thing that could happen to her. But before this nightmare ends, she’ll discover how terrifying the truth can be . . .
“Shiveringly good suspense!” —Lisa Gardner, #1 New York Times bestselling author
“Chilling . . . Multiple red herrings and a host of sinister characters help keep the pages turning until the explosive conclusion.” —Publishers Weekly
“A spooky ride through a house of horrors and one that you’ll love every minute of!” —Fresh Fiction
“Jackson puts her touch on this dark thriller and tale of forbidden romance . . . crammed with suspects and a palpable air of creepiness.” —Kirkus Reviews
This chilling stand-alone suspense thriller from bestseller Jackson (Without Mercy) brings every parent's biggest fear to life the disappearance of one's child. Nightmare-plagued Ava Garrison still can't remember the details of the night her two-year-old son, Noah, went missing from her Washington State island home two years ago, but her memory is starting to return now that she's stopped taking the medications she believes contribute to her nightmares. To add to her woes, Ava suspects her shifty husband, Wyatt, is cheating on her with her therapist. Even worse, Ava must prove her innocence after she becomes a prime suspect in a string of brutal murders. Fortunately, she can turn for help to rugged stable hand Austin Dern, who rescues her after she takes a plunge off the dock from which Noah may have fallen the night he disappeared. Multiple red herrings and a host of sinister characters help keep the pages turning until the explosive conclusion.
A real page turner!!
This book keeps you guessing til the very end!!! Definitely hard to put this one down!!! A must read!!!
You don’t want to read...
Unbelievable plot. Poor writing. Convoluted melodrama. She has written some good stories...this is not one of them.