Wednesday's Child

Wednesday's Child

by Gayle Wilson

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ISBN-13: 9781460362426
Publisher: Harlequin
Publication date: 11/15/2014
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 240,948
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Gayle Wilson is a two-time RITA Award winner and has also won both a Daphne du Maurier Award and a Dorothy Parker International Reviewer's Choice Award. Beyond those honours, her books have garnered over fifty other awards and nominations. As a former high school history and English teacher she taught everything from remedial reading to Shakespeare – and loved every minute she spent in the classroom. Gayle loves to hear from readers! Visit her website at:

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Wednesday's Child 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
harstan More than 1 year ago
In Johnson County, Mississippi, Sheriff Adams informs Mrs. Richard Kaiser that her spouse died in a car accident apparently several years ago when his vehicle went off the road into the Escatawpa River. The SUV with the body inside was only just discovered. Mrs. Kaiser is stunned, but does not correct the sheriff in that she divorced Richard almost seven years ago when he vanished with their child Emily. Using her maiden name of Susan Chandler, she has hopes that Emily still lives as no other corpse was found in the vehicle. --- Susan travels to Linton, Mississippi where she finds a room at Lorina Bedford¿s B&B. Lorina¿s great nephew Jeb is hostile towards the guest until her inquiries lead to her being run off the road. Jeb, a Delta Force soldier on medical leave from injuries sustained in Iraq, helps Susan investigate based on why her ex spouse would have left the interstate here; their logic being car trouble or medical help as they try to figure out who has suddenly had a toddler. As they follow the cold trail, they fall in love, but neither trusts the other with their respective heart.--- WEDNESDAY¿S CHILD is a strong amateur sleuth romance with the emphasis on the suspense more so than the love subplot. Susan is a terrific protagonist who by being honest is treated with scorn by law enforcement officials starting with her believing Richard would never harm Emily. The romance between Jeb and Susan is handled in conjunction with the investigation they conduct. Fans will appreciate this powerful glimpse of a mother¿s worst nightmare nearing closure, but seemingly not attaining it.--- Harriet Klausner
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Repetitious throughoutfirst half of story....that is as far as i got.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very nice story .has a lot of suspence.