Never Come Back
Leslie Hampton always cared for her troubled son Ronnie’s special needs and assumed that her daughter Elizabeth would take him in when the time came. When Leslie dies unexpectedly, Elizabeth is consumed by grief. Then police discover that Leslie was strangled, and they immediately suspect that one of Ronnie’s outbursts took a tragic turn. Elizabeth can’t believe that her brother is capable of murder, but who else could have had a motive to kill their quiet, retired mother?
More questions arise when a stranger is named in Leslie’s will: a woman also named Elizabeth. As the family’s secrets unravel, a man from Leslie’s past who claims to have all the answers shows up, but those answers might put Elizabeth and those she loves the most in mortal danger.
Praise for: Never Come Back
- A Target Emerging Authors selection
- A Readers Digest Condensed reprint
“Bell does a good job exposing the seaminess underlying seemingly placid small town life… sensational.”
“An intriguing, layered psychological thriller.”
“David Bell has established himself as one of the brightest and best crime fiction writers of our time… a definite page-turner… Bell, once again, has written an incredible, unique thriller that will have you hooked!”
“A story with lots of twists and turns.”
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