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#1 bestselling author Harlan Coben asks that provocative and terrifying question with his fifteenth thriller. How much do parents really want to know about their kids?
#1 bestselling author Harlan Coben asks that provocative and terrifying question with his fifteenth thriller.
#1 bestselling author Harlan Coben has become an unstoppable force in suspense fiction. His most recent novel, The Woods, spent more time on the New York Times bestseller list than his previous books and sales reached his highest levels to date. His latest page-turner, which is about just how far parents will go to protect their kids, is destined for the top of every bestseller list.
Tia and Mike Baye never imagined theyad become the type of overprotective parents who spy on their kids. But their sixteen-year-old son Adam has been unusually distant lately, and after the suicide of his classmate Spencer Hillathe latest in a string of issues at schoolathey canat help but worry. They install a sophisticated spy program on Adamas computer, and within days are jolted by a message from an unknown correspondent addressed to their son: aJust stay quiet and all safe.a
Meanwhile, browsing through an online memorial for Spencer put together by his classmates, Betsy Hill is struck by a photo that appears to have been taken on the night of her sonas death . . . and he wasnat alone. She thinks it is Adam Baye standing just outside the cameraas range; but when Adam goes missing, it soon becomes clear that something deep and sinister has infected their community. For Tia and Mike Baye, the question they must answer is this: When it comes to your kids, is it possible to know too much?
A thriller for the Google era.
New York Times
San Francisco Chronicle
Taut and slick.
Hold tight for this one.
New York Daily News
Harlan Coben delivers a #1 New York Times bestselling novel that asks how well parents really know their children--and puts them on a technological roller coaster of their worst fears.
"We're losing him." With those words, Mike and Tia Baye decide to spy on their sixteen-year-old son Adam, who has become increasingly moody and withdrawn since the suicide of his best friend. The software they install on his computer shows them every Web site visited, every e-mail sent or received, every instant message. Within days, a cryptic message - "Just stay quiet and all safe" -- draws them into a maze of mayhem and violence that could destroy them all...
The #1 New York Times Bestseller
Mike and Tia Baye decide to spy on their son Adam, who has become moody and withdrawn since his friend’s suicide. The software they install on his computer exposes every website visited, every e-mail and instant message sent or received. But each keystroke draws them deeper into a maze of mayhem and violence that could destroy them all.
The #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Woods" asks the provocative and terrifying questions: How much do parents really want to know about their kids, and how far will they go to find out? Available in a tall Premium Edition.