“An evocative, deeply felt story of innocence lost that glows with the slow burn of suspense.” —Lou Berney, Edgar Award–winning author of The Long and Faraway Gone
“A beguiling family drama that sucks you in and never lets go.” —Simon Wood, author The One That Got Away
“With a remarkable protagonist, a fully rendered setting, and plenty of surprises, D.M. Pulley weaves an enthralling mystery while also showing the power of a child's love for his mother.” —Ann Howard Creel, bestselling author of While You Were Mine
“A well-crafted, unflinching tale of a tenacious young boy’s desperate search for his missing mother—a harrowing quest that builds toward a powerful and heartrending conclusion.” —A.J. Banner, Amazon #1 bestselling author of The Good Neighbor
About the Author
D. M. Pulley lives just outside Cleveland, Ohio, with her husband, two sons, and two dogs. She is a professional engineer who specializes in rehabbing historic structures as well as conducting forensic investigations of building failures. Pulley’s structural survey of an abandoned building in Cleveland formed the basis for her debut novel, The Dead Key.