Title: The Good Girl
Author: Mary Kubica
Publisher: Harlequin MIRA
Release Date: July 29, 2014
Format: E Book
Source: I Own It
Buy Links: Amazon/Barnes & Noble
“I’ve been following her for the past few days. I know where she buys her groceries, where she has her dry cleaning done, where she works. I don’t know the color of her eyes or what they look like when she’s scared. But I will.”
Born to a prominent Chicago judge and his stifled socialite wife, Mia Dennett moves against the grain as a young inner-city art teacher. One night, Mia enters a bar to meet her on-again, off-again boyfriend. But when he doesn’t show, she unwisely leaves with an enigmatic stranger. With his smooth moves and modest wit, at first Colin Thatcher seems like a safe one-night stand. But following Colin home will turn out to be the worst mistake of Mia’s life.
Colin’s job was to abduct Mia as part of a wild extortion plot and deliver her to his employers. But the plan takes an unexpected turn when Colin suddenly decides to hide Mia in a secluded cabin in rural Minnesota, evading the police and his deadly superiors. Mia’s mother, Eve, and detective Gabe Hoffman will stop at nothing to find them, but no one could have predicted the emotional entanglements that eventually cause this family’s world to shatter.
An addictively suspenseful and tautly written thriller, The Good Girl is a propulsive debut that reveals how even in the perfect family, nothing is as it seems…
This is a fast paced thriller. Mia is kidnapped by the man she meets in the bar Colin. Nothing is as it seems though.
There were so many twists and turns that I was left wanting more. I enjoyed the different points of views of the book. It alternated in who was speaking. This gave the story that much more power and you just had to see how it all ended.
There was a twist at the end that I did not see coming! I was shocked! I loved it though. I love when I don’t know how a book will end.
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