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Look Again

Look Again Description:

When reporter Ellen Gleeson gets a Have You Seen This Child flyer in the mail she almost throws it away But something about it makes her look again and her heart stops the child in the photo is identical to her adopted son Will br br Her every instinct tells her to deny the similarity between the boys because she knows her adoption was lawful But she s a journalist and won t be able to stop thinking about the photo until she figures out the truth And she can t shake the question if Will rightfully belongs to someone else should she keep him or give him up br br She investigates uncovering clues no one was meant to discover and when she digs too deep she risks losing her own life and that of the son she loves br br Lisa Scottoline breaks new ground in i Look Again i a thriller that s both heart stopping and heart breaking and sure to have new fans and book clubs buzzing

Rating: 3.32 out of 5

Save Me

Save Me Description:

Save Me will have readers wondering just how far they would go to save the ones they love Lisa Scottoline is writing about real issues that resonate with real women and the results are emotional heartbreaking and honest br br Rose McKenna volunteers as a lunch mom in her daughter Melly s school in order to keep an eye on Amanda a mean girl who s been bullying her daughter Her fears come true when the bullying begins sending Melly to the bathroom in tears Just as Rose is about to follow after her daughter a massive explosion goes off in the kitchen sending the room into chaos br br Rose finds herself faced with the horrifying decision of whether or not to run to the bathroom to rescue her daughter or usher Amanda to safety She believes she has accomplished both only to discover that Amanda for an unknown reason ran back into the school once out of Rose s sight In an instance Rose goes from hero to villain as the small community blames Amanda s injuries on her In the days that follow Rose s life starts to fall to pieces Amanda s mother decides to sue her marriage is put to the test and worse when her daughter returns to school the bullying only intensifies Rose must take matters into her own hands and get down to the truth of what really happened that fateful day in order to save herself her marriage and her family br br In the way that Look Again had readers questioning everything they thought they knew about family Save Me will have readers wondering just how far they would go to save the ones they love Lisa Scottoline is writing about real issues that resonate with real women and the results are emotional heartbreaking and honest

Rating: 3.30 out of 5

Every Fifteen Minutes

Every Fifteen Minutes Description:

A visceral thriller which brings you into the grip of a true sociopath and shows you how in the quest to survive such ruthlessness every minute counts br br Dr Eric Parrish is the Chief of the Psychiatric Unit at Havemeyer General Hospital outside of Philadelphia Recently separated from his wife Alice he is doing his best as a single Dad to his seven year old daughter Hannah His work seems to be going better than his home life however His unit at the hospital has just been named number two in the country and Eric has a devoted staff of doctors and nurses who are as caring as Eric is But when he takes on a new patient Eric s entire world begins to crumble Seventeen year old Max has a terminally ill grandmother and is having trouble handling it That plus his OCD and violent thoughts about a girl he likes makes Max a high risk patient Max can t turn off the mental rituals he needs to perform every fifteen minutes that keep him calm br br With the pressure mounting Max just might reach the breaking point When the girl is found murdered Max is nowhere to be found Worried about Max Eric goes looking for him and puts himself in danger of being seen as a person of interest himself Next one of his own staff turns on him in a trumped up charge of sexual harassment Is this chaos all random Or is someone systematically trying to destroy Eric s life br br New York Times best selling author Lisa Scottoline s visceral thriller Every Fifteen Minutes brings you into the grip of a true sociopath and shows you how in the quest to survive such ruthlessness every minute counts

Rating: 3.45 out of 5

Keep Quiet

Keep Quiet Description:

New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award winning author Lisa Scottoline is loved by millions of readers for her suspenseful novels about family and justice Scottoline delivers once again with Keep Quiet an emotionally gripping and complex story about one mans split second decision to protect his son and the devastating consequences that follow br br Jake Buckmans relationship with his sixteen year old son Ryan is not an easy one so at the urging of his loving wife Pam Jake goes alone to pick up Ryan at their suburban movie theater On the way home Ryan asks to drive on a deserted road and Jake sees it as a chance to make a connection However what starts as a father son bonding opportunity instantly turns into a nightmare Tragedy strikes and with Ryan s entire future hanging in the balance Jake is forced to make a split second decision that plunges them both into a world of guilt and lies Without ever meaning to Jake and Ryan find themselves living under the crushing weight of their secret which threatens to tear their family to shreds and ruin them all br br Powerful and dramatic Keep Quiet will have readers and book clubs debating what it means to be a parent and how far you can and should go to protect those you love

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

Don't Go

Don't Go Description:

Bestselling author Lisa Scottoline has thrilled millions with her emotionally charged novels that feature strong women exploring the boundaries of family justice and love In i Don t Go i she breaks new ground and delivers the story of a soldier who discovers what it means to be a man a father and ultimately a hero br br When Dr Mike Scanlon is called to serve as an army doctor in Afghanistan he s acutely aware of the dangers he ll face and the hardships it will cause his wife Chloe and newborn baby And deep inside he doesn t think of himself as a warrior but a healer br br However in an ironic turn of events as Mike operates on a wounded soldier in a war torn country Chloe dies at home in the suburbs in an apparent household accident Devastated he returns home to bury her only to discover that the life he left behind has fallen apart His medical practice is in jeopardy and he is a complete stranger to the only family he has left his precious baby girl Worse he learns a shocking secret that sends him into a downward spiral br br Ultimately Mike realizes that the most important battle of his life faces him on the home front and he ll have to put it all on the line to save what s dearest to him his family Gripping thrilling and profoundly emotional i Don t Go i is Lisa Scottoline at her finest

Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Come Home

Come Home Description:

Jill Farrow is a typical suburban mom who has finally gotten her and her daughter s lives back on track after a divorce She is about to remarry her job as a pediatrician fulfills her though it is stressful and her daughter Megan is a happily over scheduled thirteen year old juggling homework and the swim team br br But Jill s life is turned upside down when her ex stepdaughter Abby shows up on her doorstep late one night and delivers shocking news Jill s ex husband is dead Abby insists that he was murdered and pleads with Jill to help find his killer Jill reluctantly agrees to make a few inquiries and discovers that things don t add up As she digs deeper her actions threaten to rip apart her new family destroy their hard earned happiness and even endanger her own life Yet Jill can t turn her back on a child she loves and once called her own

Rating: 3.36 out of 5

Think Twice (Rosato & Associates, #11)

Think Twice (Rosato & Associates, #11) Description:

From the blockbuster New York Times bestselling author of Look Again comes a novel that makes you question the nature of evil is it born in us or is it bred Bennie Rosato looks exactly like her identical twin Alice Connolly but the darkness in Alice s soul makes them two very different women Or at least that s what Bennie believes until she finds herself buried alive at the hands of her twin Meanwhile Alice takes over Bennie s life impersonating her at work and even seducing her boyfriend in order to escape the deadly mess she has made of her own life But Alice underestimates Bennie and the evil she has unleashed in her twin s psyche as well as Bennie s determination to stay alive long enough to exact revenge Bennie must face the twisted truth that she is more like her sister Alice than she could have ever imagined and by the novel s shocking conclusion Bennie finds herself engaged in a war she cannot win with herself

Rating: 3.27 out of 5

Most Wanted

Most Wanted Description:

Christine Nilsson and her husband Marcus are desperate for a baby Unable to conceive they find themselves facing a difficult choice they had never anticipated After many appointments with specialists endless research and countless conversations they make the decision to use a donor br br Two months pass and Christine is happily pregnant but one day she is shocked to see a young blond man on the TV news being arrested for a series of brutal murders and the blond man bears an undeniable and uncanny resemblance to her donor br br Delving deeper to uncover the truth Christine must confront a terrifying reality and face her worst fears Riveting and fast paced with the depth of emotionality that has garnered Lisa Scottoline legions of fans i Most Wanted i poses an ethical and moral dilemma What would you do if the biological father of your unborn child was a killer

Rating: 3.66 out of 5

One Perfect Lie

One Perfect Lie Description:

On paper Chris Brennan looks perfect He s applying for a job as a high school government teacher he s ready to step in as an assistant baseball coach and his references are impeccable br br But everything about Chris Brennan is a lie br br Susan Sematov is proud of her son Raz a high school pitcher so athletically talented that he s being recruited for a full ride scholarship to a Division I college with a future in major league baseball But Raz s father died only a few months ago leaving her son in a vulnerable place where any new father figure might influence him for good or evil br br Heather Larkin is a struggling single mother who lives for her son Jordan s baseball games But Jordan is shy and Heather fears he is being lured down a dark path by one of his teammates a young man from an affluent family whose fun loving manner might possibly conceal his violent plans br br Mindy Kostis succumbs to the pressure of being a surgeon s wife by filling her days with social events and too many gin and tonics But she doesn t know that her husband and her son Evan are keeping secrets from her secrets that might destroy all of them br br At the center of all of them is Chris Brennan Why is he there What does he want And what is he willing to do to get it br br Enthralling and suspenseful i One Perfect Lie i is an emotional thriller and a suburban crime story that will have readers riveted up to the shocking end with killer twists and characters you won t soon forget

Rating: 3.48 out of 5

Accused (Rosato & DiNunzio, #1)

Accused (Rosato & DiNunzio, #1) Description:

Mary DiNunzio has just been promoted to partner and is about to take on her most unusual case yet brought to the firm by a thirteen year old genius with a penchant for beekeeping Allegra Gardner s sister Fiona was murdered six years ago and it seemed like an open and shut case the accused Lonnie Stall was seen fleeing the scene his blood was on Fiona and her blood was on him most damningly Lonnie Stall pleaded guilty But Allegra believes Lonnie is innocent and has been wrongly imprisoned The Gardner family is one of the most powerful in the country and Allegra s parents don t believe in reopening the case so taking it on is risky But the Rosato amp Associates firm can never resist an underdog Was justice really served all those years ago It will take a team of unstoppable female lawyers plus one thirteen year old genius to find out

Rating: 3.61 out of 5