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- DescriptionIn this fictionalized account of the Amanda Kx case, journalist Darnton asks the question any parent would dread: Is my child capable of murder?...A fast-paced thriller with the kind of emotional impact that transcends a simple whodunit. <i><b>Kirkus Reviews</b></i><b>When an American exchange student is accused of murder, her mother will stop at thing to save her.</b> A midnight phone call shatters Jennifer Lewis s carefully orchestrated life. Her daughter, Emma, who s studying abroad in Spain, has been arrested after the brutal murder of ather student. Jennifer rushes to her side, certain the arrest is a terrible mistake and determined to do whatever is necessary to bring Emma home. But as she begins to investigate the crime, she starts to wonder whether she ever really knew her daughter. The police charge Emma, and the press leaps on the story, exaggerating every sordid detail. One by one, Emma s defense team, her father, and finally even Jennifer begin to have doubts. A vel of harrowing emotional suspense, <i>The Perfect Mother</i> probes the dark side of parenthood and the complicated bond between mothers and daughters.
- Author Biography<b>Nina Darnton </b>is the author of <i>An African Affair</i>. She lives with her husband in New York City.
- Author(s)Nina Darnton
- PublisherPlume Books
- Date of Publication25/11/2014
- FormatPaperback / softback
- SubjectGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintPlume Books
- Weight204 g
- Width135 mm
- Height198 mm
- Spine15 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US),Unsewn / adhesive bound
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