A woman is forced to question her own identity in this riveting and emotionally charged thriller by the blockbuster bestselling author of The Good Girl , Mary Kubica
Jessie Sloane is on the path to rebuilding her life after years of caring for her ailing mother. She rents a new apartment and applies for college. But when the college informs her that her social security number has raised a red flag, Jessie discovers a shocking detail that causes her to doubt everything she’s ever known.
Finding herself suddenly at the center of a bizarre mystery, Jessie tumbles down a rabbit hole, which is only exacerbated by grief and a relentless lack of sleep. As days pass and the insomnia worsens, it plays with Jessie’s mind. Her judgment is blurred, her thoughts are hampered by fatigue. Jessie begins to see things until she can no longer tell the difference between what’s real and what she’s only imagined.
Meanwhile, twenty years earlier and two hundred and fifty miles away, another woman’s split-second decision may hold the key to Jessie’s secret past. Has Jessie’s whole life been a lie or have her delusions gotten the best of her?
Mary Kubica is the Queen of shocking Epilogues! It’s not like you won’t be sucked in from page one…because you will, but her knack for delivering a final 1-2 punch is crazy awesome!
Getting to know Jessie through her life experiences in dealing with her mother’s death will leave you heartbroken. The love Jessie feels explodes off the pages as Kubica describes the undying loyalty Jessie feels in the aftermath of losing her mother to cancer. Jessie’s questions about her past will become your questions… her insomnia, frustration, & confusion will also make you feel like you’re going crazy as you’ll no doubt be up all night reading this book!
And the ending… you’ll have to go back and reread it for its mind blowing qualities! Loved loved loved this book! Epilogue hangover!
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Mary Kubica is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of four novels. A former high school history teacher, Mary holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, in History and American Literature. She lives outside of Chicago with her husband and two children, where she enjoys photography, gardening and caring for the animals at a local shelter. Her first novel THE GOOD GIRL was an Indie Next pick in August of 2014, received a Strand Critics Nomination for Best First Novel and was a nominee in the Goodreads Choice Awards in Debut Goodreads Author and in Mystery & Thriller for 2014. Mary’s novels have been translated into over twenty languages and have sold over a million copies worldwide.
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