From New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong comes a brand new psychological thriller about the lengths one woman will go to in order to save a child.
“Few crimes are reported as quickly as a snatched kid.”
That’s what the officer tells single mother Aubrey Finch after she reports a kidnapping. So why hasn’t anyone reported the little boy missing? Aubrey knows what she saw: a boy being taken against his will from the park. It doesn’t matter that the mother can’t be found. It doesn’t matter if no one reported it. Aubrey knows he’s missing.
Instead, people question her sanity. Aubrey hears the whispers. She’s a former stay-at-home mom who doesn’t have primary custody of her daughter, so there must be something wrong with her, right? Others may not understand her decision to walk away from her safe life at home, but years of hiding her past – even from the people she loves – were taking their toll, and Aubrey knows she can’t be the mother or wife she envisions until she learns to leave her secrets behind.
When the police refuse to believe her, she realizes that rescuing the boy is up to her alone. But after all the secrets, how far is she willing to go? Even to protect a child.
Praise for Wherever She Goes
“Whipsaw sharp and whiplash fast.” —Shari Lapena
"This is a gripping tale of secrets, lies, and maternal anxieties.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review
“A tense thriller with a quirky romantic twist.” —Kirkus Reviews
“This fast-paced standalone thriller from Armstrong unfolds to reveal complex truths, not only about the boy’s disappearance but about Aubrey’s past.” —Booklist
“[Wherever She Goes] is absolutely superb . . . Readers need to buckle their seatbelts before getting on this thrill “ride,” because this gripping story of what a mother will do in order to save a child, any child, is one that will stay with you for a long time to come.” —Suspense Magazine
“This is the runaway book of the summer.” – Globe and Mail (Canada)
“Secrets, lies and a page-turning tale that keeps the reader engaged until the very end.” —Red Carpet Crash
Praise for Kelley Armstrong
“Kelley Armstrong’s solid Casey Duncan Series… is turning into one of the best new finds of the decade." — The Globe and Mail
“Kelley Armstrong is incredible at writing atmosphere.” — Bustle
“Armstrong keeps the plot turning and cranks up the tension from one chapter to the next.” — The Oklahoman
“A locked-room mystery on steroids; readers should prepare for an all-nighter to finish it.” — Booklist on City of the Lost
“Thriller fans will be eager for another trip to Rockton.” — Shelf Awareness on A Darkness Absolute