Holly Brown, author of Don’t Try to Find Me, on tour July 2014

Posted By on June 25, 2014

Don't Try to Find MeAbout Don’t Try to Find Me

• Hardcover: 368 pages
• Publisher: William Morrow (July 8, 2014)

Don’t try to find me.

Though the message on the kitchen whiteboard is in fourteen-year-old Marley’s handwriting, her mother, Rachel, knows there has to be some other explanation. Marley would never run away.

I’ll be okay.

Marley’s quiet. Innocent. Sheltered. Growing up in Northern California with all the privilege Rachel never had, what does Marley know about taking care of herself? About being okay?

Rachel might not know her daughter at all. But she does know that she needs to find Marley before someone else does. Someone dangerous.

I’ll be better.

The police have limited resources devoted to runaways. If Rachel and her husband, Paul, want their daughter back, they’ll have to find her themselves. Paul turns to Facebook and Twitter and launches FindMarley.com.

But Marley isn’t the only one with something to hide. Paul’s social media campaign generates national attention, and the public scrutiny could expose Rachel’s darkest secrets. When she blows a television interview, the dirty speculation begins.

I love you.

The blogosphere is convinced Rachel is hiding something. It’s not what they think; Rachel would never hurt Marley. Not intentionally, anyway. But when it’s discovered that Rachel lied to the police, the devoted mother becomes the prime suspect in Marley’s disappearance.

Is Marley out there, somewhere, watching it all happen . . . or is the truth something far worse?

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Holly BrownAbout Holly Brown

Holly Brown lives with her husband and toddler daughter in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she’s a practicing marriage and family therapist. Her blog, Bonding Time, is featured on PsychCentral.com.

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Holly’s Tour Stops

Tuesday, July 8th: No More Grumpy Bookseller

Wednesday, July 9th: Read. Write. Repeat.

Friday, July 11th: Kritters Ramblings

Tuesday, July 15th: BoundbyWords

Wednesday, July 16th: A Bookish Way of Life

Thursday, July 17th: From the TBR Pile

Monday, July 21st: Peeking Between the Pages

Tuesday, July 22nd: Book-alicious Mama

Thursday, July 24th: Kahakai Kitchen

Monday, July 28th: Ace and Hoser Blook


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