Before He Finds Her

Before He Finds Her

A Novel

eBook - 2015
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Everyone in the quiet Jersey Shore town of Silver Bay knows the story: on a Sunday evening in September 1991, Ramsey Miller threw a blowout block party, then murdered his beautiful wife and three-year-old daughter. But everyone is wrong. The daughter got away. Now she is nearly eighteen and tired of living in secrecy. Under the name Melanie Denison, she has spent the last fifteen years in small-town West Virginia as part of the Witness Protection Program. She has never been allowed to travel, go to a school dance, or even have internet at home. Precautions must be taken at every turn, because Ramsey Miller was never caught and might still be looking for his daughter. Yet despite strict house rules, Melanie has entered into a relationship with a young teacher at the local high school and is now ten weeks pregnant. She doesn?t want her child to live in hiding as she has had to. Defying her guardians and taking matters into her own hands, Melanie returns to Silver Bay in hopes of doing what the authorities have failed to do: find her father before he finds her. Weaving in Ramsey?s story in the three days leading up to the brutal crime, Before He Finds Her is a stirring novel about love and faith and fear?and how the most important things can become terribly distorted when we cling to them too fiercely.
Publisher: [New York] : Grove/Atlantic, Inc., 2015
ISBN: 9780802191618
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Sep 29, 2015

Great book - good twist at the end. Ignore the earlier comment which gives the plot away.

Jun 13, 2015

I agree with Kathy. I checked the book out but taking back since you're already spoiled the story/plot/ending. What in the world were you thinking?? Or, do you always do this?

Apr 14, 2015

I think you gave away too
much of the story//spoiler
alert///thanks, tink05,now
I probably will not read
this book..kathys

Mar 19, 2015

It was an okay read. Don't know how I'd react finding out everything I thought to be true was a lie. Just wish she could have known the truth about her father drowning instead of just letting her believe he didn't wanna reconnect.

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