The Perfect Mother
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THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE SUMMER—SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING SCANDAL’S KERRY WASHINGTON
An addictive psychological thriller about a group of women whose lives become unexpectedly connected when one of their newborns goes missing.
A night out. A few hours of fun. That’s all it was meant to be.
They call themselves the May Mothers—a group of new moms whose babies were born in the same month. Twice a week, they get together in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park for some much-needed adult time.
When the women go out for drinks at the hip neighborhood bar, they want a fun break from their daily routine. But on this hot Fourth of July night, something goes terrifyingly wrong: one of the babies is taken from his crib. Winnie, a single mom, was reluctant to leave six-week-old Midas with a babysitter, but her fellow May Mothers insisted everything would be fine. Now he is missing. What follows is a heart-pounding race to find Midas, during which secrets are exposed, marriages are tested, and friendships are destroyed.
Thirteen days. An unexpected twist. The Perfect Mother is a "true page turner." —B.A. Paris, author of Behind Closed Doors
Good, Not Great
I think I would’ve been happier if I’d waited for the price to go down a bit. As a mom of 2, one being an infant at the time of reading this, I could relate to a lot of what the moms were feeling and experiencing. I felt like that part was realistic and gave a fairly honest depiction of early motherhood. The “mystery” aspect was a little far fetched and the character of Francie drove me crazy. I will say I didn’t see the end coming but I’m not sure if that’s because it was well written or completely thrown together.
I pre-ordered this book in February and paid the $4.99 now I’m trying to download it to read and it wants me to pay another $12.99!!! Why?
The Perfect Mother
This story was somewhat hard to follow at times, but was a quick read with a good twist!
- Category: Mysteries & Thrillers
- Published: May 01, 2018
- Publisher: Harper
- Seller: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
- Print Length: 336 Pages
- Language: English