When you are looking for thrills
This book is not for the fainthearted. If you read The Girl on the Train and enjoyed it this book is her grungier and wilder country cousin. If you take sex, drugs, despair and murder and throw them in a blender with self-harm you get this book. Set in a small town Missouri this book is about a mysterious journalist with a past who goes back to the town she grew up in to investigate the gruesome death of two little girls. However, things start unraveling when she starts identifying closely with the victims and her past turns out to hold clues to the present murders.