When The Stars Go Dark - Paula McLain. After being abandoned by both parents she and her two sisters became wards of the California Court System moving in and out of various. When the Stars Go Dark by Paula McLain paulamclain ballantinebooks JanBelisle absltmom.
I enjoyed this book but I went into it thinking it was a thriller. I know its become a cliché to talk about your demons but it applies here. Exquisitely written immersive and atmospheric When the Stars Go Dark is a tour de force of literary suspenseChristina Baker Kline author of The Exiles Paula McLain already established as the master of the historical novel now explodes into crime fiction with a richly satisfying tremendously moving mysteryhaunting poignant.
Anna Hart is a seasoned missing persons detective in San Francisco with far too much knowledge of the darkest side of human nature.
I enjoyed this book but I went into it thinking it was a thriller. This new novel When The Stars Go Dark was forcing her to confront her own personal demons. Perhaps its no surprise that McLain has shifted so fluidly from historical fiction to suspense given the overlaps between the investigative work of the historian and the detective. Use features like bookmarks note taking and highlighting while reading When the Stars Go Dark.