FREE READER É DOC Evidence of Life

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FREE READER É DOC Evidence of Life ☆ On the last ordinary day of her life Abby Bennett feels like the luckiest woman alive But everyone knows that luck doesn't last forever As her husband Nick and daughter Lindsey embark on a weekend camping trip to the Texas Hill Country Abby looks forward to having some uiet time to herself She braids LindseHe truth may be far sinister than she imagined Soon she finds herself caught in a current of lies that threaten to unhinge her and challenge everything she once believed about her marriage and familyWith a voice that resonates with stunning clarity Barbara Taylor Sissel delivers a taut and chilling mystery about a mother's love a wife's obsession and the invisible fractures that can shatter a famil FIrst off I have to give a disclaimer here I share an editor with Barbara at MIRA books I was lucky enough to get an ARC of this novel but was not asked to rate or review itI'm not a fan of contemporary mysteries Usually But the premise of this novel was so intriguing I felt I had to read it I'm so glad I did Barbara does a wonderful job of creating a fast paced mystery at the same time as she is able to create real characters who have flaws but are truly likable This book kept me guessing and each time I was SURE I knew what happened I was wrong It was a great read I strongly recommend it

DOC º Evidence of Life ☆ Barbara Taylor Sissel

Inks she has it all a perfect marriage a perfect life until a devastating storm rips through the region and her family vanishes without a traceWhen Nick and Lindsey are presumed dead lost in the raging waters Abby refuses to give up hope Consumed by grief and clinging to her belief that her family is still alive she sets out to find them But as disturbing clues begin to surface Abby realizes that t This book was provided for me by Harleuin MIRA and Edelweiss The book was published in March 2013This book is a thrillermystery with just a mild touch of romance Abby's daughter Lindsey and her husband Nick head off to Hill Country in Texas for a camping trip Abby is looking forward to a little time to herself But when her daughter calls from a gas station sounding scared and crying and then is disconnected Abby panics Heavy rains have fallen in Hill Country causing flooding and people died All those were eventually accounted for except for Nick and LindseyNow Abby is having a terrible time coming to terms with the situation She falls into a black depression unable to even function Her mother mother in law her son Jake and her good friend Kate all try to be supportive but they want Abby to give up hope of ever finding out what happened to Nick and Lindsey Nick is an enigma He is a principled lawyer but is also under suspicion of embezzlement He had been under a lot of pressure before he took off on the camping trip The cops seem to be treating this disappearance a little differently even though Nick had been cleared of a all chargesJake is Abby's college aged son He and Nick were at odds with each other over Jake's career choices Jake is so worried about his mother but he is also an enigma Does he know than he is telling his mom?This storyline is always absorbing for me When someone disappears without a trace and the family is left in a kind of limbo wondering if they should move on but unable to without knowing what happened one way or the other While Nick's law firm is ready to take measures to move on without Nick and Nick's mother also wishing to have some kind of memorial service for her son Abby resist taking these measures because it would be admitting they were dead It would be incredibly hard to give up on your husband and daughter even when the evidence is making it clear that something bad happened and they aren't coming backNick harbored many secrets and now everyone is Abby's life seems to hold a piece to the puzzle but unable or unwilling to help her find closure while pressuring her at the same time to move forward and start a new life for herselfThe story peels back a layer at a time the relationship between Abbey and her husband and the friendship between herself and Kate and the situation with Nick's law firmThe story has an unsettling atmosphere The weird way people treat Abby her son's support then his withdrawal The secrets Nick had the police investigation the reporter stalking Abby and Abby's flashbacks of her life with Nick and her past with Kate had me riveted I rarely ever let a book keep me up late at night unable to let it go until the next day but his one did I just couldn't stop until I knew what had happened to Lindsey and NickThe ending is shocking and I never saw it coming I would recommend this book to lovers of mystery suspense and psychological suspense A

Barbara Taylor Sissel ☆ Evidence of Life DOC

Evidence of Life On the last ordinary day of her life Abby Bennett feels like the luckiest woman alive But everyone knows that luck doesn't last forever As her husband Nick and daughter Lindsey embark on a weekend camping trip to the Texas Hill Country Abby looks forward to having some uiet time to herself She braids Lindsey's hair reminds Nick to drive safely and kisses them both goodbye For a brief moment Abby th Three and a half starsWhen her husband Nick and daughter Lindsey set off on a weekend camping trip to the Texas Hill Country Abby is looking forward to nothing than uite time on her own But when a furious storm that results in massive flooding sweeps thought the area suddenly uiet is not such a great thing after all Especially when it appears her husband and daughter have vanished without a trace resumed dead But Abby is loath to accept that She sets out to find them But ends up finding a lot than she bargained for What she learns changes her whole view of her life her family her friends her past and the future And in the middle of her grief and confusion it seems her son Jake who is at college is pulling away from her and keeping secrets Abby feels very much aloneIt was very easy to feel sympathy for Abby Given some of the behaviour and the l did struggle a bit with the friendship between her and Kate It seemed that those close to her treated Abby as someone incapable of dealing with facts and I found that a patronising and annoying attitude However it did ensure my sympathy remained entirely with Abby throughout though at times I felt it was rehashing the same ground a little bit much Still I found it an interesting read although I wasn’t a hundred percent happy with the ending I thought one uestion in particular was not explainedAn engaging read though I doubt I would put it in the same category as someone who said ’If you love Jodi Picoult and Anita Shreve read Barbara Taylor Sissel’ Not sure those comparisons stand up Since I did enjoy this book I would be interested though to read another by this author Certainly enough to keep me interested