New from the author of Beach Plum Island... A natural-born storyteller presents a gripping story about grief, anger, and the healing power of love. Sydney Bishop hasnat returned to Haven Lake, her idyllic childhood home, since a pair of shocking, tragic deaths shattered her family when she was only sixteen. Now a child psychologist engaged to marry a successful surgeon, Sydney has worked hard to build a relationship with Dylan, her fiancAcas teenage son, so she feels nothing but empathy when he runs awayauntil she discovers that his hitchhiking journey has led him to Haven Lake and her mother Hannahas sheep farm. Sydney returns to Haven Lake for the first time in twenty years to coax the boy home. Against her daughteras wishes, Hannah offers to take Dylan in until heas ready to reveal his own troubling secrets. Now, for Dylanas sake as well as their own, Sydney and Hannah must confront the devastating events that tore them apart and answer the questions that still haunt their familyaand the suspicious surrounding communityaabout what really caused two people to die on their farm those many years ago. CONVERSATION GUIDE INCLUDEDWhy would she want to get with Tyler in his battered Honda Civic, a moron whoa#39;d had multiple concussions last year, and not with Dylan in a BMW? Dylan was ... Dylan said through the open window. ... Dylan got out of the car and opened the door for her. aCome on. ... Dylan got a headache just picturing the Venn diagrams .
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