Where are the Children Author:Mary Higgins Clark To escape the terrible secret in her past and the people who knew about it, Nancy Harmon changed her hair color and style, moved across the country to Cape Cod and married Ray Eldredge, believing that at last she had begun a new life. Seven years have passed and she is happy with her home, her husband and her two beautiful young children, Michae... more »l and Missy.
The one day an article appears about a famous California murder trial along with a picture of a woman who looks suspiciously like Nancy. That very morning her two children mysteriously disappear from the yard-and past and present become inexorably linked. The police, who are called into the search, fear that the pressure of the newspaper article which seemed to tie Nancy to the past she had tried to escape may have snapped her tenous hold on reality. They know nothing about the existence of the stranger in town who holds the key to the children's lives.« less