A missing daughter.
A stepson who knows more than he's telling.
A detective with her own tragic past.
The abduction of a teenage girl sends a happily blended family into a tailspin.
Paradise Falls is the riveting and provocative tale of a family torn apart by divided loyalties and a dedicated detective who meets her worst fears head on. The razor sharp twists and turns will hold readers captive until its final, explosive conclusion.
"Police procedure, fast pacing, and multiple plot twists keep the pages turning in a story with well-drawn, sympathetic characters and a heartrending take on the horror of the loss of a child." --Booklist
Midwest Book Review
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"A suspenseful page turning thriller." -- Midwest Book Review
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"Readers who enjoy Jodi Picoult or prefer psychological suspense to pure investigation may want to try . . . Paradise Falls."-- Library Journal
Jonnie Jacobs is the author of thirteen mystery novels and several short stories.
She is an active member of Sisters in Crime, Mystery Writers of America, and has served on the Edgar awards committee. She is a frequent lecturer on both the craft of writing and the world of mystery fiction.
A former practicing attorney, she lives near San Francisco with her husband and now writes full time.
KATE AUSTEN SERIES (in order)
Murder Among Neighbors
Murder Among Friends
Murder Among Us
Murder Among Strangers
KALI O'BRIEN SERIES (in order)
Shadow of Doubt
Evidence of Guilt
Motion to Dismiss
Witness for the Defense
Intent to Harm
The Next Victim