Suspense novel about a couple who go to Columbia to adopt a baby. Kept me immersed while driving to and from work, and kept me driving around the block a few times to hear the next revelation. very good!
They want what every young couple wants: a child of their own. But Paul and Joanna Breidbart are unable to conceive, and American agencies tell them they'll have to wait years to adopt. Then they hear that a baby girl is available in Wartorn Colombia...
An insurance evecutive, Paul knows all about risks. Yet all the statistics in the world can't prepare him for what happens next. Once in Colombia, he and Joanna receive the child of their dreams, and everything seems perfect. Until the afternoon they briefly leave their daughter alone with a new nanny. When they return, something is terribly different with the child. Suddenly Paul and Joanna's world becomes a dangerous, violent nightmare...one where Paul Breidbart must give up everything he has to save everyone he loves.
A couple goes to war-torn Colombia to adopt a baby girl and everything is perfect. One afternoon they briefly leave their daughter alone with the nanny and when they return, something is different about the baby. All of a sudden, the couple's world becomes a dangerous nightmare. Very, very good book. Great suspense. Hard to put down.
The Breidbarts' longtime wish for a child is about to come true when they travel to Colombia to adopt a baby girl. The trip quickly goes bad when their new daughter is replaced by another baby, and the Breidbarts are blackmailed into delivering drugs in exchange for their daughter. They're surprised at their quick transformation into parents willing to lay down their lives for their child, and they wonder if that's exactly what will be required of them. Holter Graham's delivery draws listeners into the fears and anxiety of the characters as they wonder if they'll survive their ordeal.