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Newly-pregnant Dr. Beth Nichols is happily engaged to Liam Darrah, a fellow doctor. She has no idea she is being stalked by ex-patient Edwin Evans as she makes her way home one evening after a late shift at the hospital. After being anaesthetized, she wakes up in Edwin's basement, held against her will, and eventually gives birth there without medical help. However, Beth tries to stay positive, and somehow knows that Liam will still be out there searching for her. Every night, she looks up at the light bulb that is never switched off, and prays that one day they will be together again.

This romance/suspense story is written from different perspectives; from Beth's nine-year-old daughter Amy, born in captivity, from Beth herself, unwillingly pregnant again years later with Edwin' s baby; from Liam and Edwin; and 16 years later from Joss, Beth and Edwin's son.

©2014 Stevie Turner (P)2015 Stevie Turner

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Boring. long winded and the emotions hardly real

blahhhhh, so boring. what a waste. emotions were clearly off. nothing if what you would expect from someone going thru such a horrendous ordeal

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  • P. J. Pawley-smith
  • 06-14-17

Not a fan of the narrator nor the book

The book sounds very interesting but could have been written in a much better way. The release, and the consequences of being released after all that time, are unrealistic. Hardly any press nor police involvement and a long lost love who finds out through a newspaper.

Plus a simple prescription for antidepressants fixing all the post traumatic stress? No.

The narrator was bland and I really just could not take to her.

Try "the Room" for a much better novel on this type of horrific crime.