The book takes place in the North Carolina mountains. Dr. Emory Charbonneau, A female Doctor, training for a marathon disappears during her run in the mountains as she trains for a charity marathon she is putting on. Charbonneau is loved and respected by the community and peers. She is a heris but vowed to keep that quiet but wants to help people.
You soon figure out that her marriage is a rocky and she seems to be compensating. Her husband becomes the subject of the investigation. Soon the story unravels and you see the twist at the end.
I have to admit that I suspected Alice from the get go. There was something about her. Maybe it was how comfortable she was with her relationship with Emory while sleeping with her husband.
Hardcover: 640 pages
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing; Large Print edition (August 26, 2014)