The Liar's Child

A Novel
Product Number: EB00728324
Released: Mar 12, 2019
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101887134
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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In this intense and intimate family portrait that moves at a thriller's pace, a troubled woman faces a gripping moral dilemma after rescuing two abandoned children from a hurricane. On the outskirts of North Carolina's Outer Banks sits The Paradise, an apartment complex where renters never stay long enough to call the place "home"—and neighbors are seldom neighborly. It's ideal for Sara Lennox, who moved there to escape a complicated past—and even her name—and rebuild a new life for herself under the radar. But Sara cannot help but notice the family next door, especially twelve-year-old Cassie and five-year-old Boon. She hears rumors and whispers of a recent tragedy slowly tearing them apart. When a raging storm threatens then slams the coastal community, Sara makes a quick, bold decision: Rescue Cassie and Boon from the storm and their broken home—without telling a soul. But this seemingly noble act is not without consequences. Some lethal. Carla Buckley crafts a richly rewarding psychological portrait, combining a heart-wrenching family drama with high-stakes suspense, as the lives of three characters intertwine in an unforgettable story of fury, fate—and redemption.

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Author(s): Carla Buckley
Original Publish Date: Mar 12, 2019

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Author(s): Carla Buckley
Product Number Z100140847
Released: Mar 12, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9780525531050

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