by Sarah Pekkanen
Publication Date: August 1, 2023
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Hardcover: 352 Pages
New from the #1 bestselling co-author of The Golden Couple and The Wife Between Us!
Catherine Sterling thinks she knows her mother. Ruth Sterling is quiet, hardworking, and lives for her daughter. All her life, it’s been just the two of them against the world. But now, Catherine is ready to spread her wings, move from home, and begin a new career. And Ruth Sterling will do anything to prevent that from happening.
Ruth Sterling thinks she knows her daughter. Catherine would never rebel, would never question anything about her mother’s past or background. But when Ruth’s desperate quest to keep her daughter by her side begins to reveal cracks in Ruth’s carefully-constructed world, both mother and daughter begin a dance of deception.
About the author
Sarah Pekkanen is the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of four novels of suspense including The Golden Couple and the solo author of the thriller Gone Tonight. She is also the solo author of eight internationally bestselling women’s fiction books, and an award-winning former journalist.
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“This riveting, original, and powerful mother-daughter story kept me glued to the pages. I’m a huge fan of Sarah Pekkanen’s books, and Gone Tonight is her best yet.” – Colleen Hoover
“Sarah Pekkanen’s startling, breathtaking tale of a mother and daughter will plunge you into a plot layered by lies and trauma but still infused with love. Through deft writing and thoughtful character development, she’s created a fast-paced thriller in Gone Tonight, daring to ask deep questions about love versus fear, and control versus protection.” – Readers Digest
“Filled with buried secrets and jaw-dropping deception, Sarah Pekkanen’s GONE TONIGHT is a page-turning thriller about a mother-daughter you won’t soon forget.. What would make a teenage girl vanish into the night and live a life on the run for two decades? Read Gone Tonight. It’s a wild ride.” – Harlan Coben, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
“Gone Tonight is an intense, harrowing story about long-buried secrets and the trauma they inflict. The mother-daughter relationship is both thrilling and heartbreaking, with characters you won’t soon forget. Captivating from beginning to end.” – Samantha Downing, internationally bestselling author of My Lovely Wife.