The Deep End of the Ocean Author:Jacquelyn Mitchard ISBN 0670865796 — A #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestseller, Mitchard's suspenseful and moving novel is now available in trade paperback. — Few first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story--a nationwide bestseller, a critical success, and the first title chosen for Oprah's Book Club. Both highly suspenseful and deepl... more »y moving, THE DEEP END OF THE OCEAN imagines every mother's worst nightmare--the disappearance of a child--as it explores a family's struggle to endure, even against extraordinary odds. Filled with compassion, humor, and brilliant observations about the texture of real life, here is a story of rare power, one that will touch readers' hearts and make them celebrate the emotions that make us all one.
"Riveting . . . twists that will spin you around." --NEWSWEEK
"A drama with the tension of a thriller that moves deeply into the emotional territory of family ties." --PEOPLE
"Take a deep breath. . . . This riveting story won't let you come up for air." --US MAGAZINE« less