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Pray for the girl

Author: Joseph Souza
Publisher: New York, NY : Kensington Books, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First Kensington hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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"Lucy Abbott never pictured herself coming back to Fawn Grove, Maine. Yet after serving time in Afghanistan, then years spent as a sous chef in New York, she's realized her only hope of moving on from the past involves facing it again. But Fawn Grove, like Lucy herself, has changed. Lucy's sister, Wendy, is eager to help her adapt, almost stifling her with concern. At the local diner, Lucy is an exotic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Suspense fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Souza, Joseph.
Pray for the girl.
New York, NY : Kensington Books, 2019
(OCoLC)1099279826
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Souza
ISBN: 9781496716255 1496716256
OCLC Number: 1099658543
Description: 1 online resource (344 pages)
Responsibility: Joseph Souza.

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"Lucy Abbott never pictured herself coming back to Fawn Grove, Maine. Yet after serving time in Afghanistan, then years spent as a sous chef in New York, she's realized her only hope of moving on from the past involves facing it again. But Fawn Grove, like Lucy herself, has changed. Lucy's sister, Wendy, is eager to help her adapt, almost stifling her with concern. At the local diner, Lucy is an exotic curiosity--much like the refugees who've arrived in recent years. When a fifteen-year-old Muslim girl is found murdered along the banks of the river, difficult memories of Lucy's time overseas come flooding back and she feels an automatic connection. At first glance, the tragedy looks like an honor killing. But the more Lucy learns about her old hometown, the less certain that seems. There is menace and hostility here, clothed in neighborly smiles and a veneer of comfort. And when another teen is found dead in a cornfield, his throat slit, Lucy--who knows something about hiding secrets--must confront a truth more brutal than she could have imagined, in the last place she expected it"--Publisher.

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