Friday, October 9, 2015

EVERYTHING SHE FORGOT with GIVEAWAY

Everything She Forgot

by Lisa Ballantyne

on Tour September 14 - October 17, 2015




Synopsis:

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Driving home, Margaret Holloway is rear-ended and trapped in the wreckage of her car. Just as she begins to panic, a stranger pulls her free and disappears. Though she escapes with minor injuries, Margaret feels that something's wrong. Flashbacks to the crash are dredging up lost associations from her childhood. And somehow, Margaret knows that it's got something to do with the man who saved her life. As Margaret uncovers a mystery with chilling implications for her family and her very identity, Everything She Forgot winds through a riveting dual narrative and asks the question: How far would you go to hide the truth-from yourself?



Book Details:


Genre: Suspense
Published by: William Morrow Paperbacks
Publication Date: October 6, 2015
Number of Pages: 432
ISBN: 0062391488 (13: 978-0062391483)
Purchase Links: Amazon Barnes & Noble Goodreads



Critical Praise:

“Ballantyne’s effortless prose took me across the Atlantic and didn’t let me return until its surprising and satisfying conclusion. A tight story that comes full circle and keeps you reading.” — Bryan Reardon, author of Finding Jake


Author Bio:

authorLisa Ballantyne was born in Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland and studied English Literature at University of St Andrews. She lived and worked in China for many years and started writing seriously while she was there. Before being published, Lisa was short-listed for the Dundee International Book Prize. Her debut novel, The Guilty One was translated into over 25 languages, long-listed for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award and short-listed for an Edgar Allan Poe Award. The Guilty One was also the Autumn 2012 Richard and Judy Book-club Winner. She lives in Glasgow.

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My thoughts...

Start with memory loss from a childhood trauma that turns into an accidental kidnapping and you have an interesting read. The author has well defined characters and a paced storyline that is more dramatic than suspenseful. There is a slow start but keep reading, it gets better with each page and throughout it made me stop and think about who we really are. Pretty good book.

I received a copy of this book free from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.

GIVEAWAY:
 Three copies to three USA readers.  

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3 comments:

Diane Coto said...

This book sounds fantastic. Thanks for your review and the giveaway. :)
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Lance Wright said...

Sounds like a really interesting book. Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts on it with us.