The Light of the Fireflies

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Amazon Crossing #ad - His grandma said, there’s no creature more amazing than one that can make its own light. Before he was born, his family was disfigured by a fire. Ever since his sister had a baby, everyone’s been acting very strangely. His sister wears a white mask to cover her burns. He spends his hours with his cactus, reading his book on insects, or touching the one ray of sunlight that filters in through a crack in the ceiling.

That light makes the boy want to escape, to know the outside world. The boy begins to wonder why they never say who the father is, about what happened before his own birth, about why they’re shut away. A few days ago, some fireflies arrived in the basement. Problem is, all the doors are locked. And he doesn’t know how to get out….

The Light of the Fireflies #ad - From bestselling spanish author Paul Pen comes a haunting and hopeful tale of discovering light in even the darkest of places. For his whole life, the boy has lived underground, sister, grandmother, in a basement with his parents, and brother.

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Desert Flowers

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Amazon Crossing #ad - It’s just for the night, he says—but long enough for Rose and Elmer to fear they’ve made a horrible mistake. What they don’t know is that Rick has a secret, too. As the stranger grows more intrusive and more suspicious, the couple know they must do what they can to protect themselves. And even with so many places to run, there’s still no escape from the past that binds them.

. Soon, home and family will prove to be as cold and dark as the desert nights. Rose and elmer have created an idyllic sanctuary for themselves and their five daughters in Mexico’s Baja California desert. Out there in the middle of nowhere, blissfully cut off from the burdens of modern society, they’re free to raise their beautiful family…and preserve its secret.

Desert Flowers #ad - And they’re never giving it up. Then a young hiker named Rick comes looking for a place to stay.

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The Forgotten Ones: A Novel

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Lake Union Publishing #ad - She must face the reasons for her inexplicable dread. It’s just another of so many unanswered questions she grew up with in a family estranged by silence and secrets. Elle’s world turns upside down when she receives a deathbed request from her grandfather, a man she was told had died years ago. A spellbinding novel about an unspeakable secret that could destroy a family, from the New York Times bestselling author of Finding Emma.

Elle is a survivor. Racked by grief, an imaginary friend, regrets, he has a tale of his own to tell Elle: about her mother, and a haunted conscience, and two strangers who came to the house one night and never left. As elle’s past unfolds, so does the truth—if she can believe it. She’s managed to piece together a solid life from a childhood of broken memories and fairy tales her mom told her to explain away bad dreams.

The Forgotten Ones: A Novel #ad - But weekly visits to her mother still fill Elle with a paralyzing fear she can’t explain. As dark as they are, elle must listen…before her grandfather’s death buries the family’s secrets forever.

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The Last Thing She Ever Did

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Thomas & Mercer #ad - . The community along Oregon’s Deschutes River is one of successful careers and perfect families. For years, up-and-comers Liz and Owen have admired their good friends and neighbors, Carole and David. From the amazon charts and #1 new york Times bestselling author comes a psychological thriller exploring the things we dare to do when no one is looking.

Neither can the second-worst mistake of her life: concealing it. As two marriages crack and buckle in grief and fear, Liz retreats into her own dark place of guilt, escalating paranoia—and betrayals even she can’t imagine. They appear to have it all—security, and a beautiful young son, happiness, Charlie.

The Last Thing She Ever Did #ad - Then charlie vanishes without a trace, and all that seemed safe is shattered by a tragedy that is incomprehensible—except to Liz. It took one fleeting moment for her to change the lives of everyone she loves—a heartrending accident that can’t be undone. And only he knows that the mystery of the missing boy on the Deschutes River is far from over.

Because there’s another good neighbor who has his own secrets, his own pain, and his own reasons for watching Liz’s every move.

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Slade House: A Novel

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Random House #ad - Mitchell is something of a magician. The washington Post “Entertainingly eerie. We turn to mitchell for brain-tickling puzzle palaces, for character studies and for language. Chicago tribune “A ripping yarn. Down the road from a working-class british pub, along the brick wall of a narrow alley, if the conditions are exactly right, you’ll find the entrance to Slade House.

At first, you won’t want to leave. Praise for slade House“A fiendish delight. Rowling and H. Later, you’ll find that you can’t. Lovecraft, but possesses more psychic voltage than any of them. Pittsburgh post-gazette “Tightly crafted and suspenseful yet warmly human. But what really goes on inside Slade House? For those who find out, it’s already too late.

Slade House: A Novel #ad - P. Manically ingenious. The guardian U.

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Every Single Secret: A Novel

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Lake Union Publishing #ad - Matthew cerny, a psychologist celebrated for getting to the root of repressed memories. A true psychological thriller that will leave you breathless. Wendy walker, bestselling author of all is not Forgotten and Emma in the NightEmotionally guarded Daphne Amos always believed she’d found a kindred spirit in her fiancé, Heath.

Both very private people, and each other, they’ve kept their pasts hidden from the world, until Heath’s escalating nightmares begin to put an undeniable strain on their relationship. Daphne reluctantly agrees—even though the past is the last place she wants to go. The retreat’s isolated and forbidding location increases her unease, they’ll be monitored at all hours by hidden cameras, as do the doctor’s rules: they must relinquish their keys and phones, and they’re never to socialize with the other guests.

Every Single Secret: A Novel #ad - One sleepless night, daphne decides to leave her room…and only then does she realize that the institute is not at all what it seems—and that whatever’s crying out from Heath’s past isn’t meant to be heard. It’s meant to be silenced. Determined to give their impending marriage the best chance of succeeding, Heath insists that Daphne join him on a seven-day retreat with Dr.

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A Secret History of Witches

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Redhook #ad - Brittany, 1821. I loved it. And when their youngest daughter comes of age, magic flows anew. Even so, the orchires fight to keep the old ways alive, practicing half-remembered spells and arcane rites in hopes of a revival. The lineage continues, though new generations struggle not only to master their power, but also to keep it hidden.

After grand-mère ursule gives her life to save her family, their magic seems to die with her. But when world war ii looms on the horizon, magic is needed more urgently than ever - not for simple potions or visions, but to change the entire course of history. A sweeping historical saga that traces five generations of fiercely powerful mothers and daughters -- witches whose magical inheritance is both a dangerous threat and an extraordinary gift.

A Secret History of Witches #ad - Grounded and real, painful and hopeful at the same time. Laure eve, author of The Graces. A beautiful generational tale, reminiscent of Practical Magic.

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When We Were Worthy

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Lake Union Publishing #ad - Evoking emmy limited-series winner big little lies, Whalen’s novel is about a Georgia town ripped apart when an outcast boy kills three cheerleaders in a car accident, bringing secrets and simmering tensions to the surface. The hollywood reporter when the sound of sirens cuts through a cool fall night, Georgia, the small town of Worthy, hurtles from triumph to tragedy.

If the truth comes out, will it bring redemption—or will it be their downfall? As rumors begin to fly and accusations spin, allegiances form and long-kept secrets emerge. At the center of the whirlwind are four women, and lies: marglyn, shame, a cheerleader who should have been in the car with her friends, each grappling with loss, a substitute teacher with a scandalous secret; and Leah, whose son had been behind the wheel; Ava, regret, a grieving mother; Darcy, but wasn’t.

When We Were Worthy #ad - Now, they’re faced with the deaths of three cheerleaders—their promising lives cut short in a fatal crash. Just hours before, they’d watched the Wildcats score a winning touchdown. And the boy in the other car—the only one to survive—is believed to be at fault.

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Ink and Bone

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Gallery Books #ad - As finley digs deeper into the town and its endless layers, she is forced to examine the past, even as she tries to look into the future. With almost every hope exhausted, she resorts to hiring Jones Cooper, a detective who sometimes works with psychic Eloise Montgomery. When finley's abilities start to become too strong for her to handle--and even the roar of her motorcycle or another dazzling tattoo can't drown out the voices--she turns to the only person she knows who can help her: her grandmother Eloise Montgomery, a renowned psychic living in The Hollows, New York.

As a harsh white winter moves into the Hollows, Finley and Eloise are drawn into the investigation, which proves to have much more at stake than even the fate of a missing girl. Visited by people whom others can't see and haunted by prophetic dreams she has never been able to control or understand, Finley is terrified by the things that happen to her.

Ink and Bone #ad - Merri's not a believer, but she's just desperate enough to go down that road, praying that she's not too late. Time, she knows, is running out. Merri gleason is a woman at the end of her tether after a ten-month-long search for her missing daughter, Abbey. Read the stunning bestseller voted a best book finalist in the Goodreads Choice Awards! New York Times bestselling author Lisa Unger "builds a sense of place for The Hollows that rivals Stephen King's Castle Rock for continuity and creepiness.

The news & observer - raleigh"for fans of dark and twisty psychological suspense, Ink and Bone is not to be missed.

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This Bright Beauty

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Lake Union Publishing #ad - Although franci swore she wouldn’t get sucked back in, she can’t leave the baby alone in Lottie’s care. As lottie further unravels, a secret is revealed that she has kept since childhood—one that has the power to reframe the sisters’ entire relationship, forcing Franci to ask herself if the secret was too much for Lottie to bear.

After years of taking care of her sister, Franci moves across the country to build a life for herself. Was the accident really an accident, and who has been protecting whom all these years? Now, all the two share is distance. But when lottie gets in an accident, Franci reluctantly steps back into her familiar role as protector.

This Bright Beauty #ad - Franci has always been the stable one, while Lottie has bipolar disorder, constantly battling depression and mania. A long-buried secret changes everything two sisters thought they knew about each other. Franci and lottie may be identical twins, but that’s where the similarities end. She returns to find her sister’s life in complete disarray and makes a shocking discovery: Lottie has an infant daughter she never told Franci about.

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The Girl With All the Gifts

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Orbit #ad - The girl with all the gifts is a groundbreaking thriller, emotionally charged and gripping from beginning to end. She thinks they don't like her. She jokes that she won't bite, but they don't laugh. Melanie is a very special girl. Dr caldwell calls her "our little genius. Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class.

When they come for her, sergeant keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into the wheelchair.

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