Wednesday, February 03, 2016
What She Knew
When the police search the woods, they find Ben's clothing and the puppy whose leg is broken. Everyone is questioned, the ex, his wife, neighbors, friends, school, and Ben 's classmates. The parents are frantic and so are the police. They know they need to find him quick to find him alive. And the media/bloggers are already questioning Rachel's fitness as a mother.
This is a very emotional story told from the point of view of the mother and also Jim Climo, the policeman in charge of the case. He wants to solve this case to further his career. Some of his story is told through the therapy sessions he has been ordered to attend.
Everyone is questioned and secrets are revealed. There are many twists and turns and emotional ups and downs. Can Rachel trust even her own family? If you stay away from novels about child kidnapping and murder, here is a spoiler. *Spoiler Alert* Ben does not die.