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From multi-million-selling writer Jeff Abbott comes an intense and gripping new psychological thriller about a daughter’s desperate search for her mother – when she discovers two other women with the same name are also missing.

My mum would never leave me.

This has been Mariah Dunning’s motto. So when she glimpses her mother – who’s been missing for the past year – Mariah’s conviction becomes stronger than ever. Or is she losing her mind?

An unlikely coincidence?

When Beth Dunning disappeared without a trace, suspicion for her murder immediately fell upon Mariah’s father. Until Mariah stumbles upon two other recent disappearances. And all three women had the same name: Beth.

Or a sinister connection?

Mariah would give anything to find out what happened to her mother and clear her father’s name. But the truth may be more devastating than she could have imagined…

Praise for Jeff Abbott

‘I could not tear myself away from Jeff Abbott’s mesmerising, gripping, and claustrophobic novel’
Harlan Coben on Blame

‘An instant classic’
Lee Child

‘Jeff Abbott has put together a hell of a page turner’
Michael Connelly


Like a stage magician, Abbott often seems to be doing one thing when he's actually doing something else, and when we realize what he's been up to, we can't help but shake our heads in admiration.
This story is in the hands of a true thriller master. And the payoff is glorious
Daily Mail on Panic
I could not tear myself away from Jeff Abbott's mesmerizing, gripping, and claustrophobic novel
Harlan Coben on Blame
Gripping, complex and suspenseful. LOVED IT!
Kathleen Kent
A master storyteller . . . Those who enjoy unpredictable stories can never go wrong diving into the world of Jeff Abbott.
Washington Post
Jeff Abbott has put together a hell of a page turner
Michael Connelly on Panic
An instant classic
Lee Child on Panic
One of the best thriller writers in the business
Associated Press