Before He Finds Her

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Everyone in the quiet Jersey Shore town of Silver Bay knows the story: on a Sunday evening in September 1991, Ramsey Miller threw a blowout block party, then murdered his beautiful wife and three-year-old daughter.

But everyone is wrong. The daughter got away . . .

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*The Irish Independent raves: “Utterly compelling, innovative and packed with beautifully drawn characters, Michael Kardos’ second thriller propels him into the front rank of contemporary American thriller writers.”

* The Clarion Ledger calls Before He Finds Her “a master class in pacing and balancing multiple viewpoints . . . a book that pulses with energy and truth.”

Before He Finds Her is that rare thing, a novel as human as it is suspenseful, as patient as it is thrilling, as genuine as it is surprising. With strong, compelling prose, Michael Kardos paints a tale of fear and redemption, of anguish and hopefulness, of subtle corruption and good intentions gone awry. In doing so, he maps the human heart in all its complex glory.”
—Gregg Hurwitz, New York Times Bestselling Author of Don’t Look Back 

“Brilliant. Before He Finds Her is one of the most innovative and compelling thrillers to come along in recent years. Read the first page and kiss the next 24 hours goodbye. Bravo!”
   —Jeffery Deaver, internationally best-selling author of The Skin Collector