YIKES!!! This is a real hold-your-breath suspense story... Its impossible to put this book down... it all takes place in just one day!!!
Suspense builds greatly towards the end of the novel, when, the reader as well as Gretchen and Kara suspect Chuck of murder. Every which way you turn, suspicion looks him square in the eye. Good read.
From the back of book:
In the shadow of his father's death, Chuck Hausman has come home. With his new wife, Gretchen, His stepdaughter, Kara. And a dark past he cannot escape.
For on a desolate island in Lake Superior, the people who have known Chuck longest revile him most. Now layer by terrifying layer, Gretchen begins to uncover the chilling sins long hidden in her husband's heart. Is Chuck the innocent man he claims to be, or is the a cold-blooded killer? Blinded by fear, trapped by water, Gretchen and Kara take deperate flight for their lives...........