With her mom in a coma, Kyara is determined to discover who is behind the brutal attack. Does her grandmother’s recent release from jail have anything to do with it? The police believe that some meth addicted youth are responsible but what Kyara uncovers is shocking. Is anyone telling the truth? Even Ryan who she thought might be able to help her is harnessing his own dark secret. Is he truly trying to help her or does he have his own agenda?
The golf course wasn’t built because the sport was gaining in popularity but to hide a deadly secret. Those responsible are determined to keep it buried and those who know anything are being silenced. Kyara finds herself trying to catch an old woman, stay ahead of those trying to kill her and unveil the truth. But can she do it before a town pays the ultimate price?
“…The plot was intricate and it made me want to finish it quickly so I could discover all the mysteries...” Author C H-Jackson
"Maggie Thom has characterization down to a science. Her characters really run the show and make the story so fun to read about…" D Gonzales (The Indie Express Blog)
"This book starts fast and gets even faster as you go along! ... You have to read this one." M. Shope
"…I am absolutely hooked. I love how the suspense flows from page to page, chapter to chapter in this book…" CaliBook Reviews
Keywords: suspense, thriller, mystery, family drama, international, women sleuths, mystery thriller, family drama thriller fiction, mystery books female sleuths, suspense crime, foster sisters, family saga, family secrets, environmental disaster fiction, golf fiction, sport fiction, environment crime conspiracy disaster mystery
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Award winning author, Maggie Thom loves the challenge of creating a web of secrets, lies and deceit. She doesn’t want you to figure it out until the end. Author of The Caspian Wine Suspense/Thriller/Mystery Series – Captured Lies (Award Winning), Deceitful Truths & Split Seconds (award winning) - and her other individual novels Tainted Waters (2013 Suspense/Thriller Book of the Year through Turning the Pages Magazine), Deadly Ties, Fractured Lines, and Blurred Lines (free on her website maggiethom.com). Her new series, The Twisted Deception Series - Fostered Identity, Shadowed Footsteps, Exploited Innocence (2022), Lost Tears (2022), and Last Betrayal (2022). Take the roller coaster ride. It’s worth it.
Her motto: Read to escape… Escape to read…
"Maggie Thom… proves her strength as a master of words, plots and finely chiseled characters… she weaves a brilliant cloth of the many colors of deceit.” Dii - TomeTender