By Karen White
At thirty-two, pregnant and lately divorced, Jillian Parrish and her seven-year-old daughter locate safe haven and solace on Pawleys Island, South Carolina. Jillian had skilled her most sensible adolescence stories here-until her ally Lauren turbines disappeared, by no means to be came across. on the time, Linc emerging, Lauren's boyfriend and Jillian's confidant, have been a suspect in Lauren's disappearance. Now he's again on Pawleys Island-renovating the previous generators apartment. And as ghosts of the previous are resurrected, and Jillian's daughter starts having eerie conversations with an imaginary good friend named Lauren, Jillian and Linc will discover the reality approximately Lauren's disappearance and in regards to the emotions they've got buried for 16 years.
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