Linwood Barclay is an American-born Canadian author, noted as a novelist, humourist, and (former) columnist. His popular detective novels, bestsellers in Canada and internationally, began with today's MAF discussion book: No Time for Goodbye in 2007.
In it, fourteen-year-old Cynthia Bigge woke one morning to discover that her entire family, mother, father, brother had vanished. No note, no trace, no return. Ever. Now, twenty-five years later, she'll learn the devastating truth
Sometimes better not to know. . .
Cynthia is happily married with a young daughter, a new family. But the story of her old family isn't over. A strange car in the neighborhood, untraceable phone calls, ominous gifts, someone has returned to her hometown to finish what was started twenty-five years ago. And no one's innocence is guaranteed, not even her own. By the time Cynthia discovers her killer's shocking identity, it will again be too late . . . even for goodbye. ~ courtesy of goodreads
Is it ever better not to know? Come join us on Thursday, July16th @ 7:00 p.m. and we'll try to figure this out!