Local Woman Missing: A Novel of Domestic Suspense (Hardcover)
Local Woman Missing gets my award for a twisty ending. I promise that you will not see it coming! Eleven years ago, within the span of a couple of weeks, two women and a young girl go missing. Today, a young woman named Delilah staggers out of the woods with a horrendous story to tell. With narration alternating between the present and the time of the crime we find out about Delilah, her mother and the other woman gone missing. It seems all families have their secrets. And some of those secrets are deadly.— Luanne Clark
June 2021 Indie Next List
“Mary Kubica’s best one yet! The first chapter of this book had my heart pounding. I enjoyed trying to solve the multiple mysteries throughout all of the twists and turns, without being able to put it all together until the very end. A thrilling and satisfying read.”
— Mary Salazar, The Country Bookshop, Southern Pines, NC
New York Times Bestseller
"Dark and twisty, with white-knuckle tension and jaw-dropping surprises." --Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Home Before Dark
In this smart and chilling thriller, master of suspense Mary Kubica, author of Just the Nicest Couple, takes domestic secrets to a whole new level, showing that some people will stop at nothing to keep the truth buried.
People don't just disappear without a trace...
Shelby Tebow is the first to go missing. Not long after, Meredith Dickey and her six-year-old daughter, Delilah, vanish just blocks away from where Shelby was last seen, striking fear into their once-peaceful community. Are these incidents connected? After an elusive search that yields more questions than answers, the case eventually goes cold.
Now, eleven years later, Delilah shockingly returns. Everyone wants to know what happened to her, but no one is prepared for what they'll find...
Don't miss Mary Kubica's twisty new thriller, Just the Nicest Couple
Look for these other pulse-pounding thrillers by New York Times bestselling author Mary Kubica:
- The Good Girl
- Pretty Baby
- Don't You Cry
- Every Last Lie
- When the Lights Go Out
- The Other Mrs.
- Just the Nicest Couple
- She's Not Sorry