Liz Daniels should be happy about setting off on a rare family vacation. Instead, she feels uneasy about taking her kids away from home to see their grandparents. Her husband, Paul, hasnat spoken to his parentsaor about themain years, and itas a long drive to the remote farmhouse. After a day on the road, Liz decides itas time to check in to a hotel for the night. After all, everything always looks better in the morning. But when the sun comes up, she finds her worst fears realized and her entire existence upended: Paul is suddenly a stranger to her, and Liz must now fight to save her family. Her panic mounts as she races to unravel a web of lies, following a thread that leads deep into the woods and journeying from a safe, ordinary life to a disturbing, hidden world born from dreams and haunted by nightmares. Praise for Jenny Milchman and Ruin Falls a[Jenny] Milchman has a gift that allows her to delve deep into the mind and psyche of her characters, and fans of dark plots like the works of Gillian Flynn will find another author to savor.aaRT Book Reviews aEssential for psychological thriller fanatics . . . Extreme, heart-pounding action follows this determined mother as she risks everything to save her children.aaLibrary Journal a[Jenny Milchman] carves out a new niche with this unusual mix of ecothriller and family suspense drama.aaBooklist (starred review) aMilchman weaves a complex and intriguing tale, adeptly pacing the narrative as danger escalates. . . . Most impressive, though, is Lizas transformation from a meek wife . . . to a strong, capable woman determined to rescue her children at any cost to herself.aaPublishers Weekly aAbsorbing from start to finish: Jenny Milchman writes a deeply felt and suspenseful story of a woman whose life is upended by a death and a dark secret.aaNancy Pickard, bestselling author of The Scent of Rain and Lightning aMilchman can evoke the shadows and fears of a rural community like no one else.aaDuJour From the Trade Paperback edition.Praise for Jenny Milchman and Ruin Falls a[Jenny] Milchman has a gift that allows her to delve deep into the mind and psyche of her characters, and fans of dark plots like the works of Gillian Flynn will find another author to savor ...
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