By Robert Jackson Bennett
Some locations are too solid to be true.
Under a crimson moon, there's a ideal little city no longer came across on any map.
In that city, there are quiet streets coated with beautiful homes, homes that cover the strangest things.
After a pair years of demanding touring, ex-cop Mona vivid inherits her long-dead mother's domestic in Wink, New Mexico. And the nearer Mona will get to her mother's prior, the extra she knows that the folks of Wink are very, very diverse ...
From considered one of our such a lot proficient and unique new literary voices comes the following nice American supernatural novel: a piece that explores the darkish dimensions of the hometowns and the acquaintances we inspiration we knew.
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Some locations are too reliable to be true.
Under a red moon, there's a excellent little city no longer came across on any map.
In that city, there are quiet streets covered with beautiful homes, homes that disguise the strangest things.
After a pair years of not easy touring, ex-cop Mona brilliant inherits her long-dead mother's domestic in Wink, New Mexico. And the nearer Mona will get to her mother's prior, the extra she is familiar with that the folks of Wink are very, very varied . ..
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Jeri ran upstairs, left the binoculars on her bed, and then stopped at Abby and Nikki’s room down the hall. Abby sat sketching at her desk, a pink goose-neck lamp spilling a pool of light on her paper. ” Jeri said. Taped above Abby’s desk were her drawings of castles and cathedrals, plus several photos of Abby with her mom back in Bath, England. What a funny name for a town, Jeri thought, and what a long way from Landmark Hills, Virginia. ” Abby took her blazer from the back of her chair and slipped it on.
There aren’t any roads there. It didn’t plunge through the guardrail. One possibility is that they went into the lake using the fishing access road near the end of the Stretch. ” Jeri studied the frozen lake, gray with sinister shadows, visible only as far as headlights and flashlights reached. Dead weeds and thick brush, as well as leafless river birch and willows, hid the shoreline from view. What horrible secret was hidden beneath its surface? Jeri shuddered at the idea of Rosa and the others trapped in that icy, watery grave.
I know it’s late, but something awful happened here tonight. ” She told him about the missing girls and the search so far. ” “Let me check with my boss,” he said. “If he okays it, I’ll be on the road in half an hour. But I don’t live near Landmark Hills anymore. I got a promotion at Christmas. Now I live in Connors, so I’m six hours away. ” “You’ll come? ” “Thanks for the tip, Jeri. ” “No, at least not when we were down there. ” He said something to someone in the background and then added, “Try not to worry.