Seeing that it was likened to The Girl on the Train I decided to try it despite it s price I am generally not on the Train I decided to try it despite it s price I am generally not fan of American thrillers or mysteries prefer a good cheap English Murder Mystery I did njoy this one It was full of twists I had The Management Bible everyone in the story being the murderer at some stage The twist at thend was got meI loved the characters all well profiled I Zu schnell enjoyed the Autopsy bits as I love Silent Witness and thought the detail of them was spot on Having reallynjoyed Charlie Donlea s debut novel Summit Lake last year I was looking forward to his new thriller It didn t disappoint Even if you ve sworn off any Girl titled novels this one is a well written
and original mystery that. Charlie Donlea one of the most original new original mystery that. Charlie Donlea one of the most original new in suspense returns with a haunting novel laden with twists and high tension about two abducted girls one who returns one who doesn't and the forensics xpert searching for answers Nicole Cutty and Megan McDonald are both high school seniors in the small town of Emerson Bay North Carolina When they disappear from a beach party one warm summer night police launch a massive search No clues are beach party one warm summer night police launch a massive search No clues are and hope is almost lost until Megan miraculously surfaces after scaping from a bunk.
characters The Girl Who Was TakenI
s worthwhile addingThe main character Livia Cutty is training as a medical xaminer A career aspiration attributable to the loss of her younger sister Nicole whose disappearance over a year ago has since turned into a cold case When Livia finds out that a body on her autopsy table had links with her missing sister Livia starts investigating on her ownThe story switches back and forth between the present day and the time leading up to Nicole s disappearance In addition there are several points of view On the same night Nicole disappeared one of her classmates Megan McDonald was abducted but she made it back home a of weeks laterI thought the alternating and perspectives worke. Er deep in the woods A year later the best selling account of her ordeal has turned Megan from local hero to national celebrity It's a triumphant inspiring story xcept for one inconvenient detail Nicole is still missing Nicole's older sister Livia a fellow in forensic pathology xpects that one day soon Nicole's body will be found and it will be up to someone like Livia to analyze the vidence and finally determine her sister's fate Instead the first clue to Nicole's disappearance comes from another body that shows up in clue to Nicole's disappearance comes from another body that shows up in D
well and were straightforward to follow The shortish chapters kept the momentum going and I was pretty much gripped the Invisible (The Curse of Avalon
entire way through Injoyed reading about Livia s work as a forensic pathologist She was an interesting and strong characterMr Donlea threw plenty of red herrings and I m afraid I fell for all the clues The finale was an exciting surprise In the nd there were a couple of things I
surprise In the nd there were a couple of things I have liked information on but overall a solid mystery with a very intriguing plot and well developed characters What kind of an nding was that I ve heard of cliffhangers leading into another book but that was ridiculous It left you nowhere and feeling totally unfulfilled No next book for Morgue that of a young man connected to Nicole's past Livia reaches out to Megan for help hoping to learn about the night the two were taken Other girls have gone missing too and Livia is increasingly certain the cases are connected But Megan knows than she revealed in her blockbuster book Flashes of memory are coming together pointing to something darker and monstrous than her chilling memoir describes And the deeper she and Livia dig the they Realize That Sometimes True Terror that sometimes true terror in finding xactly what you've been looking for.