Secrets to the Grave (Oak Knoll, Bk 2) (Audio CD) (Unabridged)
Secrets to the Grave - Oak Knoll, Bk 2 - Audio CD - Unabridged Author:Tami Hoag Marissa Fordham had a past full of secrets, a present full of lies. Everyone Knew of her, but no one knew her. When Marissa is found brutally murdered, her young daughter, Haley, with her head on her mother's bloody breast, this mystery woman sends the idyllic California town of Oak Knoll into a tailspin. Residents are shocked at reports of ... more »the crime scene, which might not have been discovered for days but for a chilling 911 call: a small childs voice saying, "My daddy hurt my mommy."
The police face a puzzle with nothing but pieces that won't fit. To assist with their only witness, for-year-old Haley, they call teacher-turned-child advocate Anne Leone. As Anne, her FBI profiler husband, Vince, and local sheriff's deputy, Tony Mendez, begin to peel back the layers of Marissa Fordham's life, they find a clue fragment here, another there. And just when it seems Marissa has taken her secrets to the grave, they uncover a fact that puts Anne and Haley directly in the sights of the killer: Marissa Fordham never existed at all.« less
I loved this book. Tami Hoag is one of the best mystery writers ever. The characters are rich and real. I didn't want the book to end, but I had trouble putting it down. What a dilemma. I just hope that next book I read will be half as good. You can't go wrong with any of her books. Masterful.