By Michael Hiebert
Detective Leah Teal is aware about lots of the secrets and techniques in her place of birth of Alvin, yet there are constantly surprises available. just like the day she consents to take her daughter, Caroline, to work out a psychic for a studying. The psychic hones in on Leah in its place, hinting at a string of grotesque killings and insisting that she intrude to avoid extra deaths.
When you go searching for difficulty, you by no means understand how a lot you’ll locate. certain sufficient, the psychic’s scant clues lead Leah to a chilly case from six years in the past, while a tender girl used to be came upon shot to dying, her eyelids sewn close. As Leah digs deeper into previous documents, a moment unsolved case surfaces with an analogous grisly development. whereas her sensible younger son, Abe, observes from the sidelines, Leah races to avoid one other bad homicide, ignorant of simply how deep the roots of evil can go.
Taut, suspenseful, and wealthy in Southern surroundings, A Thorn one of the Lilies is a spell binding novel of loss and vengeance, and the lengths a few will visit out of loyalty and love.