Don’t You Cry by Mary Kubica


27821486

When Quinn Collins set out to live on her own, she answered an ad for a roommate and moved in with Esther Vaughan never dreaming that Esther would turn out to become her best friend.  Then one morning she awakes to the sound of Esther’s alarm going off but Esther’s not in her room and her bedroom window is wide open to the freezing cold Chicago air.  Surely she didn’t climb down the fire escape in the middle of the night!  Quinn waits in vain for Esther to return but it doesn’t happen.  It seems that Esther has disappeared!  Was she kidnapped?  Did she run away from something?  Quinn idolizes Esther and she can’t imagine what has happened to her.  She enlists the help of her friend Ben from work and tries to figure out where Esther is.  But the more Quinn tries to puzzle through what happened to Esther, the more she realizes how little she really knows about her friend.  She’s beginning to think that Esther is not the saint that she always imagined.

Meanwhile, in a small town near Lake Michigan, a young man named Alex Gallo has given up his dream of college to take care of his father who became a good-for-nothing drunkard when his mother left.  He spends his hopeless days working as a dishwasher in the Priddy’s café.  One day a new customer comes in and she’s a young woman he has never seen around town before.  Alex gives the woman the name “Pearl” and he finds her to be quite an intriguing mystery.  He sets his sights on finding out more about her.  But Alex’s boredom and loneliness may be leading him down a dangerous road.

Don’t You Cry is full of suspense and the details of each storyline will keep the reader guessing right up until the end.  Piece by piece the puzzle falls into place until the big reveal.  This is one of those where you think you have it all figured out but you never quite get there.  A fast-paced and compelling read!

I want to thank the publisher (Harlequin- US & Canada) for providing me with the ARC through NetGalley for an honest review.

small ghostsmall ghostsmall ghost

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Don’t You Cry by Mary Kubica

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Navigating Worlds

A husband and wife adventuring through fantasy worlds together

The Opinionated Reader

I am as stubborn as it gets, but I'm a good soul...really...

Books of the Broken

The journey to creating a new world

Insights into Books

Where you find books for every occasion

Touch My Spine Book Reviews

~Down to earth and honest book reviews and ramblings from a free-spirited and custom Bilbliophile~

ireadnovels

A fiction book review website. Reviews on advanced reading copies and published books.

Comma Hangover

Just a writer with a bit of a love for commas.

lit this & that!

a site for all things books and bookish book things

Written Word Worlds

Just one more chapter...

thrifty bibliophile

Full-time working mama to two beautiful kiddos. I have a passion for books and saving money.

TFaulc Book Reviews

Book Reviews, Different Genres.

The Cursed Books

stories are wild creatures.

simple to wow

simple kosher recipes, designs and inspirations to wow you

Writing Bliss

"If they do not write the kind of books we want to read, we shall have to write them ourselves." -C.S. Lewis

From Top to Bottom Reviews

Reviewing from the bottomless pile of LGBTQIA+ books

Read, Sav, Read.

| B.A. in English. | Writer. | Lover of books. | 2017 Book Count: 61. | Currently Reading: Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon. |

Navigating Worlds

A husband and wife adventuring through fantasy worlds together

The Opinionated Reader

I am as stubborn as it gets, but I'm a good soul...really...

Books of the Broken

The journey to creating a new world

Insights into Books

Where you find books for every occasion

Touch My Spine Book Reviews

~Down to earth and honest book reviews and ramblings from a free-spirited and custom Bilbliophile~

ireadnovels

A fiction book review website. Reviews on advanced reading copies and published books.

Comma Hangover

Just a writer with a bit of a love for commas.

lit this & that!

a site for all things books and bookish book things

Written Word Worlds

Just one more chapter...

thrifty bibliophile

Full-time working mama to two beautiful kiddos. I have a passion for books and saving money.

TFaulc Book Reviews

Book Reviews, Different Genres.

The Cursed Books

stories are wild creatures.

simple to wow

simple kosher recipes, designs and inspirations to wow you

Writing Bliss

"If they do not write the kind of books we want to read, we shall have to write them ourselves." -C.S. Lewis

From Top to Bottom Reviews

Reviewing from the bottomless pile of LGBTQIA+ books

Read, Sav, Read.

| B.A. in English. | Writer. | Lover of books. | 2017 Book Count: 61. | Currently Reading: Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon. |

kayleighsblogs

Be who you want to be

Ink Drops Books

book talk

%d bloggers like this: