Fiction. If you loved The Girl On The Train, you will love this. Take one summer, an abandoned old school and an idyllic beach town. Meet Joscelyn who living off the grid, having lost her home, her boyfriend and her job. She clashes with a gang of street kids, befriends a disfellowshipped Jehovah's Witness and a runaway housewife who is living in her car with an enormous dog. The tension and violence escalates as the street gang kills one of their own, and it is not until Joss solves all the pieces of the puzzle, can she gather up the pieces of her own life and move forward. A thrilling suspense story, filled with unexpected twists and turns. A fast-paced, "can't-put-this-book-down read" that will keep you enthralled from the first page. "Lisa de Nikolits's new novel about those who've slipped through the cracks will capture your heart. A must-read." --Canadian Living Magazine. A thriller/suspense story, an exploration of faith, power, crime and social isolation.
Originally from South Africa, Lisa de Nikolits is an award- winning author whose work has appeared on recommended reading lists for both Open Book Toronto and the 49th Shelf, as well as being chosen as a Chatelaine Editor's Pick and a Canadian Living Magazine Must Read. She has published nine novels that most recently include: NO FURY LIKE THAT (Inanna Publications, 2017), ROTTEN PEACHES (Inanna Publications, 2018), THE OCCULT PERSUASION AND THE ANARCHIST'S SOLUTION (Inanna Publications, 2019), and THE RAGE ROOM (Inanna Publications, 2020). Lisa lives and writes in Toronto and is a member of the Sisters in Crime, Toronto Chapter; Sisters in Crime; Mesdames of Mayhem; and The International Thriller Writers.Author City: Toronto, ON CAN