This day in age, there are so many "romance" novels out there with a romantic interest who is gorgeous and charming, but broody, and sensitive and vulnerable, but smotheringly possessive, just like Lee Brightman in this story. The difference is that in this story, those qualities show themselves for what they truly are: dangerous.
This creepy gothic thriller was my first Ruth Ware novel and I look forward to more.
If, like me, you've read your fair share of psychological thrillers, then you will probably be able to figure out the ending of this read, but even so, seeing how the author lets everything play out is just so interesting, you won't care that you've already guessed the ending.
Insomnia and the tricks it will play on your mind, how far a woman might go to become a mother, possible child abduction, and the chilling feeling that someone is out to get you but you're not sure that it isn't just your mind playing tricks on you...the idea had so much potential.
Naomi Cottle has a talent for finding missing children with a sixth sense born of a past she cannot remember. It's been three years since the disappearance of Madison Culver, and the odds are not in her favor. Her parents' last hope remains with Naomi, as she strategically works her way through the mountainous forest of Washington state to bring Madison home, dead or alive.