By Michael Hiebert
Detective Leah Teal is aware of lots of the secrets and techniques in her homeland of Alvin, yet there are regularly surprises on hand. just like the day she consents to take her daughter, Caroline, to determine a psychic for a interpreting. The psychic hones in on Leah as a substitute, hinting at a string of grotesque killings and insisting that she interfere to avoid extra deaths.
When you go searching for difficulty, you by no means know the way a lot you’ll locate. definite adequate, the psychic’s scant clues lead Leah to a chilly case from six years in the past, while a tender girl was once stumbled on shot to loss of life, her eyelids sewn close. As Leah digs deeper into previous documents, a moment unsolved case surfaces with an analogous grisly development. whereas her sensible younger son, Abe, observes from the sidelines, Leah races to avoid one other bad homicide, ignorant of simply how deep the roots of evil can go.
Taut, suspenseful, and wealthy in Southern surroundings, A Thorn one of the Lilies is a captivating novel of loss and vengeance, and the lengths a few will visit out of loyalty and love.
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